MOT

Discussion in 'Motorhome Chat' started by tick59, Mar 12, 2014.

  1. tick59

    tick59 Funster

    Joined:
    Dec 25, 2007
    Messages:
    1,267
    Likes Received:
    1,120
    Location:
    Newcastle Upon Tyne
    :Rofl1::Rofl1:
    TOOK VAN IN FOR MOT YESTERDAY. FORTY FIVE POUNDS PAID. FUN!!!FUN!!!FUN!!!
     
    • Like it Like it x 3
  2. jimothy

    jimothy Read Only Funster

    Joined:
    Apr 12, 2012
    Messages:
    205
    Likes Received:
    78
    Location:
    Andover
    Congratulations! :thumb:

    Wish my MoT went so smoothly :cry:

    Mine went in last monday. Got a phone call from Essanjay saying all was good just 2 things they needed to pass it: the key for the diesel cap, and a bit of adjustment on the headlamps. :BigGrin:

    No probs. I told them where to find the fuel cap key (different bunch of keys), and they went off to adjust the headlamps....

    Only the headlamps wouldn't adjust. It now seems they've never adjusted and that there's something wrong with the headlamp housing from birth. They are currently fabricating some spacers to adjust the mounting of the entire lamp.

    Fingers-crossed this afternoon she'll be sorted...
     
  3. Larrynwin

    Larrynwin Funster

    Joined:
    Feb 22, 2008
    Messages:
    9,126
    Likes Received:
    14,778
    Location:
    Norfolk
    Nice one Bill, that's over for another year :thumb:
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
  4. weekenders

    weekenders Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Apr 30, 2008
    Messages:
    2,248
    Likes Received:
    1,294
    Location:
    Leicestershire
    how much???????
     
    • Like it Like it x 2
  5. haganap

    haganap Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2007
    Messages:
    11,197
    Likes Received:
    14,139
    Location:
    Heavan
    Now get out in it!!!!. You can start by coming to North Yorkshire next weekend. :Wink:
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
  6. Techno

    Techno Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2010
    Messages:
    14,297
    Likes Received:
    15,296
    Location:
    Leeds the one up North
    I tried a new to me garage last year and was charged £40 but I won't be going back as they tried to bullshit me into work that did not need doing including suspension wish bones at a ludicrous price and the handbrake cable even though it passed.
    Edit
    I'd rather pay full price somewhere honest
     
    Last edited: Mar 12, 2014
    • Like it Like it x 2
  7. Moodybrook

    Moodybrook Funster

    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2013
    Messages:
    800
    Likes Received:
    651
    Location:
    Wet and cold place outside of M25
    I paid £54 was quoted that at several places but we are used to be being shafted round here. I was under the impression it was a set Charge ??

    They had a real nice yard and a great shed with easy access for vans so I felt that they would be unlikely to damage her.

    However she passed without a quibble just a comment that she was in great shape. So perhaps they steal the pennies off deadmens eyes round here but they do it in a nice way :Eeek: !!
     
  8. Techno

    Techno Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2010
    Messages:
    14,297
    Likes Received:
    15,296
    Location:
    Leeds the one up North
    It's a maximum charge
     
  9. pappajohn

    pappajohn Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Aug 26, 2007
    Messages:
    30,474
    Likes Received:
    18,166
    Location:
    YO11 2BD
    yep....set by those in power.

    MOT station can charge what they want as long as it isnt more.

    RV mot is always £54......Beverley county council depot...mot's only and dont do repairs

    Car..£25 this year.... local garage where my bro works and they know they wont get any remedial work anyway.
     
    • Like it Like it x 1
  10. chaser

    chaser Funster

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2013
    Messages:
    8,270
    Likes Received:
    9,554
    Location:
    uttoxeter
    Thirty pounds most places in uttoxeter:thumb:
     
Loading...

Share This Page