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MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > PRS. what is ruling (13 replies - 13038 views)

I would have to agree with kit:) ...   Tue Sep 24th, 2013 10:08 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > Not Sure my VE understood what I meant? (5 replies - 4417 views)

Ya:):) ...   Sat Sep 14th, 2013 04:10 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > Not Sure my VE understood what I meant? (5 replies - 4417 views)

Thought that's all it would be ,,,,,,,,,,,,a visit after DBA , it goes to show how they act quickly if something seems not quite right. At ...   Sat Sep 14th, 2013 03:47 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > Not Sure my VE understood what I meant? (5 replies - 4417 views)

Hello DB9, It's just a thought but have you recently had a desk based assessment that did not come up to standard and the caller from ...   Sat Sep 14th, 2013 01:09 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > MOT conditions (13 replies - 31994 views)

At the time of purchase , was the warning lamp illuminated? ...   Wed Jul 24th, 2013 11:34 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Is this right? (3 replies - 3130 views)

From what you have written it doesn't sound to me that they are not allowing you to take the vehicle away, quite simply they can't ...   Tue Jul 23rd, 2013 07:53 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > MOT shock (6 replies - 5295 views)

Spunkymonkey wrote: This does show up an oddity in the RFRs (and, incidentally, the C&U regs). The criteria for fail say that a cut less than 25mm ...   Mon Jul 22nd, 2013 09:43 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Odometer reading (13 replies - 15337 views)

And on that note the tester is correct then, If your speedo (the gauge that indicates the speed of the vehicle),is not illuminated then it ...   Sat Jul 20th, 2013 09:31 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Key broke in ignition (41 replies - 29340 views)

DB9 wrote: NITROS44 wrote: No guys When the steering lock does not engage with the key removed then its still a fail,the fact it has a some other ...   Sun Jun 30th, 2013 10:36 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Key broke in ignition (41 replies - 29340 views)

Spunkymonkey wrote: NITROS44 wrote: No guys When the steering lock does not engage with the key removed then its still a fail,the fact it has a some ...   Sun Jun 30th, 2013 09:56 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Key broke in ignition (41 replies - 29340 views)

No guys When the steering lock does not engage with the key removed then its still a fail,the fact it has a some other device is ...   Sun Jun 30th, 2013 06:45 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > HID self leveling system check ! (9 replies - 12495 views)

Ionass. To check the operation of the self levelling system is laid out in the method of inspection column and that's to switch the headlamps on ...   Sun Jun 23rd, 2013 03:30 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > kit car engine change (15 replies - 10988 views)

Stealth wrote: NITROS44 wrote: Hi AS the limits where set on the SVA test,those limits will remain no matter what engine goes in,   Nitros If the vehicle was ...   Thu Jun 20th, 2013 02:31 am

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > Vehicle jacked up testing items (4 replies - 3622 views)

You can rock OR use a lever on the front and rear suspension. ...   Wed Jun 19th, 2013 10:56 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > MCC (6 replies - 4509 views)

Ya that's it jock screws in the grills, the torx screws 3 of them only need to be removed if more access is required,the screws hold ...   Wed Jun 19th, 2013 12:03 am

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > kit car engine change (15 replies - 10988 views)

Hi Mike thanks for joining the forum, When the vehicle is presented for test and the vehicle details are entered into the mot computer, linked to the ...   Tue Jun 18th, 2013 11:05 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > MCC (6 replies - 4509 views)

Remove the plastic cover by undoing the torx screws, the plastic panel is I between the headlamp units.once the cover is removed it allows access ...   Tue Jun 18th, 2013 07:50 am

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > EPB Roller Brake test - Jaguars and Land Rovers (5 replies - 4858 views)

Land rover dont recommend the use of the rbt (unless its 4x4) Jags on the other hand no problem 4x4 or 2 wheel drive:) ...   Fri Jun 14th, 2013 12:24 am

Pre-MOT Checks - What does my car typically fail on? | MOT Forum > NT (1 reply - 3418 views)

It's hard to say what questions he will ask but don't worry you can use the manual on the vts device to answer any ...   Tue Jun 11th, 2013 12:01 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Key broke in ignition (41 replies - 29340 views)

baz657 wrote: DB9 wrote:I think VOSA have some major issues in this country and I can see why eveything in the scheme will be considered for ...   Tue Jun 11th, 2013 01:09 am

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > PRS. what is ruling (13 replies - 13038 views)

Sounds like someone has got there wires crossed, If you can prs it then do so until told officially. If a measured item can be repaired within ...   Tue Jun 11th, 2013 01:04 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Key broke in ignition (41 replies - 29340 views)

If the lock is removed -yes But the lock is still fitted to this vehicle and needs to be tested, full key or half a ...   Tue Jun 4th, 2013 09:34 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Key broke in ignition (41 replies - 29340 views)

I would of thought any decent locksmith with the right equipment could remove the broken part of the key. The lock itself is ok and you ...   Tue Jun 4th, 2013 09:08 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Key broke in ignition (41 replies - 29340 views)

To pass the mot the steering lock has to engage when the key is removed The fact that it does have an immobiliser is irrelevant ...   Tue Jun 4th, 2013 05:37 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > Airbag light (2 replies - 3407 views)

Unfortunately that's how it is at the moment in regards to pass/advising the malfunction lamp not working. Not sure i would be marking it down as ...   Tue Jun 4th, 2013 01:07 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > wipers (15 replies - 9120 views)

http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=TUQAmRHbPDw Far as long as I've known it would be acceptable for the tester to manipulate the wipers out of the drivers view of the ...   Mon May 27th, 2013 08:08 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > ABS light missing on a Jaguar XF 09 plate (6 replies - 8646 views)

The xf and s types jags do have a separate abs malfunction lamp. It's the one that looks like the handbrake on warning lamp ...   Sun May 19th, 2013 07:46 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > ABS light missing on a Jaguar XF 09 plate (6 replies - 8646 views)

As long as the vehicle has a indicator fitted to warn the driver of a abs fault if one developed,is all that's required,I would ...   Sun May 19th, 2013 01:10 am

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > ABS light missing on a Jaguar XF 09 plate (6 replies - 8646 views)

The XF combines the hand brake on,brake fluid low and abs into one warning lamp on the instrument display, so no it does not have ...   Sat May 18th, 2013 09:14 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > steering lock question ? (42 replies - 29658 views)

The removable steering wheel comes in 2 parts the wheel itself and a special hub The component that becomes part of the vehicle would ...   Fri May 3rd, 2013 09:39 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Warning lights (4 replies - 4335 views)

I would say it would be reasonable for a tester to lift the tape if a pass/fail decisions had to be made. After all the tape ...   Fri May 3rd, 2013 12:39 am

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > chevrolet corvette gmc (2 replies - 2494 views)

I would think that the upright as part of its original design is allowed to do that and would not be a rfr and pass.advise:) ...   Fri May 3rd, 2013 12:23 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > steering lock question ? (42 replies - 29658 views)

It is a common problem on meganes,but in most cases its a easy fix when it will not engage:) ...   Wed May 1st, 2013 11:58 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > steering lock question ? (42 replies - 29658 views)

only vehicles 1st used on or after 1st September 2001 ...   Wed May 1st, 2013 08:04 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > Emissions testing (9 replies - 5663 views)

Your vehicle does not require a steering lock as its 1st used date is before 1st September 2001 If it has a 1600 cc engine emissions ...   Wed May 1st, 2013 08:00 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > HID self leveling system check ! (9 replies - 12495 views)

The self leveling system may be the suspension or inside the headlamp,it is accepted that it may not be possible to readily determine(in other words ...   Wed May 1st, 2013 12:54 pm

Computerisation Forum - Problem with the computer? try here | MOT Forum > Reminder slots (8 replies - 6953 views)

The reminder slots will stay at zero for the foreseeable future and is intended to be used at some time. Nothing to worry about. I ...   Wed May 1st, 2013 10:22 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > steering lock question ? (42 replies - 29658 views)

Spunkymonkey wrote: Giles wrote: "It is acceptable for a steering lock to be removed if there is an alternative, permanently installed, immobilisation ...   Wed May 1st, 2013 10:14 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Warning lights (4 replies - 4335 views)

So what you say is one light does all I think us testers have more intelligence then people think and on that note I won't be ...   Wed May 1st, 2013 09:53 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > steering lock question ? (42 replies - 29658 views)

paulcentral wrote: If the steering lock has not been replaced by another device, how do you confirm the functionality of the factory fitted immobiliser? No fail ...   Tue Apr 30th, 2013 07:12 pm


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