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Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Catalytic Converter (31 replies - 36002 views)

Stealth wrote: Special Notice 1 - 2013 has just closed that anomoly spunkeymonkey -   MOI amended for the purpose of clarity ......   On petrol engine vehicles ...   Wed Feb 27th, 2013 11:02 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > Abs light sequence (9 replies - 7258 views)

surely all of this ABS sequence rubbish is going to be abolished soon?:? and then,:? without "gold plating" it?:? it has to indicate a fault or not?!:D ...   Tue Feb 19th, 2013 11:29 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Rear seat belts (9 replies - 6321 views)

john wrote: Can you tell me which one can be removed? If we tell you that, looking into our crystal balls, and without enquiring about more ...   Tue Feb 19th, 2013 11:03 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > ABS removal can i ??? (8 replies - 7155 views)

I think we are having a discussion about an old 1996 Disco, which may or may not have had ABS fitted as standard? it may not have had ...   Fri Feb 15th, 2013 12:00 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > ABS removal can i ??? (8 replies - 7155 views)

What has happened to the under discussion proposals for "modified vehicles" or "rally cars"?:?  It was some time ago proposed that some "modified vehicles"/"rally cars, may Not have to ...   Sun Feb 10th, 2013 10:49 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Air suspension conversion (9 replies - 7038 views)

spotty wrote: HIDs require by law?:? an automatic self levelling system, which can be done with motors in the headlamp units and sensors on the ...   Wed Jan 30th, 2013 12:16 am

Training and Seminars - Reviews, Dates, Questions | MOT Forum > 2013 seminar (2 replies - 3800 views)

Our seminar was held at a top rated Five Star Hotel, the buffet provided was indeed Excellent! although a little crowded/popular.;) The Presentation, was carried out professionally by ...   Sat Jan 26th, 2013 12:47 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Centre brake light to fog light conversion (5 replies - 4362 views)

It is sometimes better to sit on the sidelines and observe, rather than fight the rage against the machine.;) Nice one guys,:dude:  I have always modified the ...   Fri Jan 25th, 2013 11:42 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Emissions pass after additive - sceptical (9 replies - 7570 views)

Had a very nice 02 plate P206 "filly" in today, which had previously failed on emissions, by mr an-other, tried the miraculous additive? no joy!:( took her out down ...   Wed Jan 16th, 2013 12:46 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Emissions pass after additive - sceptical (9 replies - 7570 views)

Clifford Pope wrote: The garage didn't give it any sort of road tune-up, Italian or English. They simply added half a bottle of the additive, ...   Sun Jan 13th, 2013 11:19 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Emissions pass after additive - sceptical (9 replies - 7570 views)

Hi Clifford, being an English customer of more advanced years, maybye your idea of a good hard run differs slightly from the italian tune up? which obviously ...   Sat Jan 12th, 2013 11:51 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > ATL brake testing (19 replies - 14933 views)

Yeah Me too,;) It seems a bit strange though when you get a Transit 3500 kgs, in and it passes on only 47% service brake reading ...   Thu Jan 10th, 2013 11:12 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > VW Passat (4 replies - 3306 views)

The 2013 MOT Seminars are about to commence, I wonder if some of our enquiries on this forum are actually going to be covered so we ...   Tue Jan 8th, 2013 11:52 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > High CO Fail - CAT less than 12 months old (10 replies - 5559 views)

The O2 sensor, finally managed to pass.;) Further diagnostics, "Deeper"?;) This Involves more than an Initial diagnostic code read, and using an "oscilliscope" to prove that the O2 sensor is ...   Mon Jan 7th, 2013 11:49 pm

Equipment Forum - Advice on Parts, Service, Performance etc | MOT Forum > ATL brake testing (19 replies - 14933 views)

Hi, I am covering compassionate leave at our other site at the moment, and am loving them now.;)  I have discovered by use that if the handbrake is on ...   Mon Jan 7th, 2013 11:07 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > What is acceptable at the time of test will not be a problem in the future (5 replies - 3579 views)

And ??? ...   Wed Jan 2nd, 2013 10:23 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > DGA 2500 GAS ANALYSER (4 replies - 4784 views)

further to micks post, referring to the satellite unit. they should also be supplied with a round brush on a wire a bit like the cleaning brushes for ...   Tue Jan 1st, 2013 11:41 pm

MOT Discipline and Compliance - Report problems (or solutions) here | MOT Forum > Courses (2 replies - 4756 views)

there Is a seperate QC course, which is optional ?? but is there a requirement??;) ...   Wed Dec 19th, 2012 12:37 am

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > frozen washers? (11 replies - 9246 views)

kev1975 wrote: Aylesbury Jock wrote: That is ridiculous. If the washers are frozen there is no way of knowing whether they would work under normal conditions ...   Wed Dec 19th, 2012 12:23 am

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > frozen washers? (11 replies - 9246 views)

It is ridiculuos!  there are at least a couple of our european outlets competing with each other, selling winter screenwash for a Fiver, (£4.99), a "gallon"?, ...   Wed Dec 19th, 2012 12:18 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Is this enough damage for a fail? (11 replies - 6277 views)

was it raining cats and dogs??:( or datsun cogs?;) lol.:D ...   Fri Dec 14th, 2012 11:31 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > site assessment questions (4 replies - 4282 views)

"russel" is correct, we had our assessment a couple of months ago, the questions this year are random, as always.;) this years, were related to; paperwork, and security, ...   Tue Dec 4th, 2012 11:05 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Advisories on fail but not on pass (23 replies - 7391 views)

dave1992 wrote: spotty wrote: The purpose of advisories is to bring items to the attention of the vehicle presenter, so it could be argued that ...   Sun Dec 2nd, 2012 12:08 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Advisories on fail but not on pass (23 replies - 7391 views)

NITROS44 wrote: Adjust the castellated nut by lightly tightening it and spinning the wheel. Now loosen it until the casteallations line up with the axle's ...   Wed Nov 28th, 2012 12:23 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Advisories on fail but not on pass (23 replies - 7391 views)

Aylesbury Jock wrote: 90 degrees is quarter of a turn Wes you are correct "jock";) "my bad":( "Ford" did specify 90 degrees,:? but 45 degrees was always better.;) ...   Tue Nov 27th, 2012 12:02 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Advisories on fail but not on pass (23 replies - 7391 views)

Clifford Pope wrote: In my experience advisories are pretty haphazard with no particular system behind them. Different examiners at the same station seem to have their ...   Sun Nov 25th, 2012 11:51 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > Little or no effort. How much is little? (9 replies - 6417 views)

NITROS44 wrote: ivorbiggin wrote: I was approached by a colleague this afternoon who was unsure as to pass or fail a Daihatsu Charade on its ...   Fri Nov 23rd, 2012 11:33 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Advisories on fail but not on pass (23 replies - 7391 views)

dave1992 wrote: Hi, thanks for your reply. You say the advisory items from the fail may? be added to the pass cert. I guess my question is ...   Fri Nov 23rd, 2012 12:21 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > ADVISORIES (26 replies - 23080 views)

NITROS44 wrote: When a tester conducts a test,the test is carried out with safety being high priority and anything other than the issue of advising ...   Thu Nov 22nd, 2012 11:27 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > ADVISORIES (26 replies - 23080 views)

Spunkymonkey wrote: Advisories are there for the tester to bring the owner's attention to anything they might not be aware of, that might beome a ...   Thu Nov 22nd, 2012 12:22 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > ADVISORIES (26 replies - 23080 views)

kit1958 wrote: mark2 wrote: an oil leak is not an mot failure, but is in the list of non component related advisories. And it can be a ...   Thu Nov 22nd, 2012 12:19 am

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > Vehicle "First Registrations" Entered on to the DVLA Register Incorrecly! Now coming to Li (5 replies - 7657 views)

Hi kit1958,;) Sorry forgot to mention it was a first registered 2009 vehicle in for it`s First MOT, the "original", "NT" just clicked the "select vehicle" option, ...   Tue Nov 20th, 2012 11:55 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > Little or no effort. How much is little? (9 replies - 6417 views)

17.978723%, is indeed a p&a.;) ...   Tue Nov 20th, 2012 10:50 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Front, Inner CV Boot - Pass or Fail? (10 replies - 13383 views)

The wording in the manual has defineiately been changed, the inner drivesaft gaiters? are indeed, a failure item, since the first update.;) The references to changes? on the ...   Fri Nov 16th, 2012 11:45 pm

MOT Regulations - Need clarification? try here | MOT Forum > Vehicle "First Registrations" Entered on to the DVLA Register Incorrecly! Now coming to Li (5 replies - 7657 views)

One of our NT`s,:( Registered a Vehicle for an Inspection Using the Information provided by the System, All of the vehicle "selection" boxes were "greyed out":( so, he ...   Wed Nov 14th, 2012 01:10 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Dangerous? (48 replies - 27463 views)

"Knowlege Is Everything"??..;) passing it on??..;) "Priceless"!!..;) "My Pleasure":cool: ...   Tue Nov 13th, 2012 11:01 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Dangerous? (48 replies - 27463 views)

Favell wrote: Just to throw in another thought on this.... The 'high level' or 'centre' brake lights are additional stop lamps. My 1959 Standard 10 has ...   Sat Nov 10th, 2012 12:55 am

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Dangerous? (48 replies - 27463 views)

Aylesbury Jock wrote: Wesley wrote: Aylesbury Jock wrote: The presenter may tell you the lamp is disconnected, when you hand him the failure sheet, although it ...   Tue Nov 6th, 2012 06:23 pm

Pass or Fail? Ask about your car and the MOT | MOT Forum > Dangerous? (48 replies - 27463 views)

kit1958 wrote: I do hope that only the outer 2 went on the fail, with the centre as an advisory My "Refreshers" due Next Year, fancy ...   Mon Nov 5th, 2012 11:59 pm


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