Learning to drive is not so difficult; you can access driver’s training from the reputed and reliable training institute. Learner drivers should ensure that training institutes should be registered and well establish to ensure that they get the learning certificate. But more than training, there is a need to carry out the Mot test for the vehicle. It is the test which is required in many countries to ensure the safety of the vehicles that you are driving. Drivers generally pay attention on their driving skills but take less care of the vehicle which they are driving.
In UK, it is compulsory for the vehicles to obtain the MOT certificate from the recognized MOT centers to oblige the state law. It is the certificate which increases the road worthiness of the vehicle.
Importance of MOT certificate
This is the certificate which tells about the following:
- Last servicing of the vehicle
- Checks that all the parts of the vehicle are working properly
- Date of MOT test and its validity
- Next when you need MOT of your vehicle
Overall, Mot certifies that your vehicle is in proper working condition and there is no risk of driving your car or motor bike on the road.
Checklist of the MOT
Following things are checked in carrying the Mots Reading of the vehicle:
- Pollution release intensity
- Wheel alignment
- Speed of the vehicle
- Body of the vehicle
- Fuel Tank efficiency
Various other parts are also checked.
Check MOT status
Whether you are buying the used vehicle or a brand new vehicle, you need to carry out the MOT test of your vehicle. It will increase your road safety. Generally, the new car sellers do not require Mot for upto 3 years of sale of car. Still if you want to carry the MOT for more safety then you can get it with registered MOT centre.
When you carry the Mot Reading for your vehicle, you either get pass or fail. If you get pass, then you will get MOT certificate and your current and past records with be added to the database.
In case, you fail to get MOT clear, then you will not get the MOT certificate from the test center. Still, your record will be added to the database. You will require having repair of the vehicle to ensure that its faulty parts get repaired or replaced with the new one. You also have to make the prearranged MOT appointment for retest after the repairs are done to the vehicle.