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Drive in confidence all-year-round with an MOT at Think Ford.
We understand that caring for your Ford is important to you, which is why our expert Ford technicians are trained to service any model using the latest techniques and diagnostic equipment, to ensure the safety of your vehicle on the road. Booking your Ford in for an MOT can be an inconvenience, which is why we strive to make sure your vehicle is returned to you in perfect condition as quickly and conveniently as possible.
Benefits of getting your Ford MOT with us
When it’s time for your Ford’s annual MOT, no one can beat our team of expert Ford-trained technicians. At Think Ford, we are committed to providing a friendly, straightforward and honest service. Our Ford-trained experts are here to take care of your vehicle, making sure that it keeps you and your passengers safe.
Why should you choose Think Ford for your MOT?
Book your MOT with Think Ford and you can benefit from:
- Only Ford genuine parts are used
- Ford-trained technicians working to the highest standards
- Latest Ford diagnostic and servicing equipment
- MOTs are tailored around your for convenience
- Servicing, tyres and MOTs are all available in one place
Take advantage of the expertise and experience of our specialist technicians at your local Think Ford Service and MOT centre.
How often do I need to MOT my Ford?
Vehicles that are three years old or more are required to have an MOT test once every 12 months. You will not legally be allowed to drive unless you have a valid MOT certificate. If you have a new Ford and you are unsure when your MOT is due, the time of registration date will provide you with the date at which it needs its first MOT.
When your Ford needs its first MOT
Your Ford will need to undergo a series of tests to check that its vital components meet the legal standards for your safety. You can choose to keep your MOT expiry date the same by getting an MOT up to a day before it is due. Or, you can get your MOT test up to 30 days before your current MOT certificate is due to expire.
As the driver, it is your responsibility to ensure that your Ford receives an MOT test by a trained professional on an annual basis. If you fail to get an MOT, you could face a fine of up to £1,000 and your insurance will become invalid. It is illegal to drive without an MOT and car insurance.
How long does an MOT take?
Getting your Ford MOT test can take between 45 and 60 minutes to complete, but it is better to allow for a full hour before you collect your vehicle. However, there are a few things you should consider when booking your MOT:
- Make sure you allow time for repairs just in case your Ford were to fail its MOT
- The test centre has a legal obligation to prevent you from driving away in your Ford if it does not have a valid MOT certificate
- Some test centres may ask you to drop off your Ford first thing in the morning, just in case it needs repairs
- It is better to plan to be without your vehicle for an entire day
How much does a Ford MOT cost?
Here at Think Ford, you can get your Ford MOT for £54.85. Should your vehicle need any remedial work, our Ford specialist technicians will talk you through any repairs that may need doing. Leave your Ford in our capable hands and we will make sure it provides peak performance with every drive.
Book your Ford MOT today
Get your MOT with Think Ford and you will get the highest level of professionalism, so you can rest assured knowing that your Ford is in the best care with our expert technicians. We will always strive to get you back behind the wheel as soon as possible, and if your vehicle does require additional repairs, we will always notify you before we do anything. Book your MOT now, enquire online or call your local Think Ford dealership for more information.
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