Motorcycle and Scooter MOT
Some Things You Can Check Before You Take Your Motorcycle For an MOT Test
The list covers the main points of the M.O.T test.
Take a few minutes to give your motorbike a check over and ensure that it is clean & tidy before taking it for an M.O.T
Lights – condition, operation, security, and correct colour of headlamp(s), rear lights,
indicators and reflectors. Also the headlamp(s) will be checked to see if the aim is correct.
Steering and suspension – use, security and operation including: forks, mountings, controls, bearings, etc.
Horn – correct operation and the right type.
Exhaust system – complete, secure, correct type (road legal) and not too noisy.
Wheel alignment – correct alignment of front and rear wheels.
Motorcycle Frame – free from cracks, damage, distortion or corrosion which is likely to affect steering or brakes.
Wheels and tyres – wheel state and security, tyre condition, size and type, and tread depth.
Brakes – condition, operation and performance (efficiency test), and brake controls.
General motorcycle items – condition and security, final drive, footrests, seat and registration number plate.
Motorcycle MOT Croydon MOT by PTA Motoring Centres
The London Borough of Croydon
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