All MOTs must be booked in advance and are subject to allocated time slots.
Free retest on all MOTs. Re-test must be carried out within 10 working days of original test. Vehicle weights shown are a maximum weight for us to be able to test.
If you are in need of an MOT then we can help. We have two MOT bays so can carry out an MOT on your vehicle usually at short notice. Amongst our team of technicians we have 4 MOT testers. We are capable of testing class 4 5 & 7 - Cars Quad Bikes Vans and Minibuses. Weight limits apply to individual classes
If your car is over 3 years old then you need to pass an MOT test every year or you may be prosecuted. At AP Autocare, our staff are all fully trained on the most up to date testing equipment. We will be able to fix any problems which deem your car unworthy on site and we offer a free retest if it is within 10 working days of the original test. You can trust us to always communicate and explain what services we are carrying out.
If you pass your MOT test then it is completely in your own control when you get any further services. Our mechanics may give you advisory notes if they deem it necessary but it is your car is your own responsibility.
Your car having a valid MOT is more important than you may think. Not only will it reassure that your car is safe enough to drive, but it will prevent you from potentially acquiring an unexpected and inconvenient fine of up to £1000. AP Autocare is responsive and if your car is in need of its MOT with short notice, we will be able to help you out. This is because driving without an MOT is not taken lightly and we understand how important it can be to be on the road. If your cars MOT has expired and you need an MOT service in Bristol then call us today on 0117 963 8916. With proof from us that you are driving to your MOT test, you will still be able to drive for the test to go ahead. In the instance of a pass, you will be able to also drive the car home. For more information about the MOT test and the regulations, please refer to our FAQs.
There are some services, such as air-conditioning recharge, which are not including in the MOT test Bristol because air-conditioning is not seen as essential in making your car safe to drive. Therefore, when you pick your car up from the MOT test, you should not expect the air-conditioning refrigerant to be full, you will need to book this as a separate service. The vehicle technicians at AP Autocare will test the brakes, bodywork, doors, exhaust, emissions, horn, lights, seats, steering, suspension, tow bar, vehicle identification numbers, wheels and tyres, windows and mirrors, in line with the DVSA guidelines. We recommend that you take a few steps before taking your car to its MOT test to increase your chances of passing, such as filling up the windscreen wash and clearing out any clutter.
AP Autocare has become one of the most established and reputable service centre in Bristol City Centre. You can expect to receive honest, friendly and professional service at a competitive rate without the costs associated with manufacturer main dealers. We are located within walking distance from Bristol City Centre and Temple Meads Train Station which is Ideal for those who work within the city or require a train home. We also have pick up/drop off services and courtesy cars available to make your car scratch repair as quick and easy as possible.
We are capable of working on all vehicles of any age and size from small cars to light commercial vehicles up to 3.5 tonne class 7, with the ability to accommodate for motorhomes and campers. We have an in-house body shop for carrying out small to large bodywork repairs, from small scuffs and scrapes to accident repairs, wheel refurbs or classic vehicle restoration. Therefore, you can trust us to solve any problems quickly and efficiently so that your car is back on the road as soon as possible.
During your MOT test Bristol our vehicle technicians will ensure that you are fully informed of our progress and the costs. We can also advise on how to pass your MOT Bristol before you bring your car into us. So call us now to book your MOT Bristol or for further advice and information on 0117 963 8916.