MOT Testing

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High Quality MOT Testing in Bicester

1st Stop MOT & Service Ltd provide high quality MOT testing within a professional environment, giving you the confidence you need to feel safe on the road.

If you have a car that is more than 3 years old it is a legal requirement that it has an MOT test every year to ensure that it meets at least the minimum road safety and environmental standards.

1st Stop MOT & Service Ltd is legally authorised by the D V S A (Driving & Vehicle Standards Agency) to undertake MOT tests.

What needs to be checked?*

Steering (including suspension)

  • Steering control
  • Steering system
  • Power steering
  • Suspension – general
  • Front suspension, front wheel bearings and driveshafts
  • Rear suspension and rear wheel bearings
  • Shock absorbers


  • Parking brake lever mechanism
  • Hand operated brake control valves
  • Service brake control
  • Anti-lock braking system
  • Mechanical brake components
  • Hydraulic, air and vacuum systems
  • Brake performance


  • Tyres
  • Road wheels

Lighting Equipment

  • Front and rear position lamps, rear registration plate
  • lamps, rear fog
  • Lamps
  • Headlamps
  • Stoplamps
  • Rear reflectors
  • Direction indicators and hazard warning devices
  • Headlamp aim

General Items

  • Drivers view of the road
  • Wipers
  • Washers
  • Windscreen
  • Audible warning (horn)
  • Exhaust system
  • Exhaust emissions Petrol & diesel
  • General condition of vehicle
  • Vehicle structure
  • Body security
  • Body condition
  • Doors
  • Load security
  • Spare wheel and carrier
  • Seats
  • Seatbelts
  • Mirrors
  • Fuel system
  • Registration plates and VIN details


* This list is not exhaustive

For information regarding the MOT test please feel free to contact a member of the 1st Stop MOT & Service Ltd team who will be happy to provide you with further information.