MOT Testing

Here at Ossett Tyrehouse we are proud to be a government approved MOT testing centre and have been providing MOT testing to motorists in the Wakefield, Ossett and Dewsbury for many years.

Our garage is fully equipped with the latest mechanical and electrical diagnostic machines in order to be able to give you the best possible service and advice possible, and out technicians are fully trained in the latest automotive techniques and able to service all makes and models.

As an approved MOT testing centre our team have to undergo annual training and assessment.

We believe it should be easy to book an MOT test online in Wakefield and our website has a simple to use booking form, we will even send you timely reminders of when your next test is due to ensure your vehicle is always legal.

What is an MOT Test.

Vehicles over three years old are required by law to have an annual inspection and test to ensure that vehicles on the road are in a safe and mechanically sound condition.

If you are looking for an MOT test Ossett then call us, fill out the online form or call into the branch for more information.

MOT Vehicle Classifications

All vehicles are classified in accordance with the Ministry of Transport guidelines full details can be found on the government website www.gov.uk/getting-an-mot

There are some exempt vehicles that do not require an MOT certificate, farm tractors, electric powered vehicles and cars and motorcycles manufactured before 1960 are all exempt.

Lorries, busses and Trailers all require an annual test due to the very high mileage these category of vehicles can be doing in a year.

Broad vehicle classifications:

Class 1 & 2           – motorcycles and motorcycles with side car

Class 3                   - Three wheeled vehicles

Class 4                   - Cars, Caravans, Quads

Class 4                   - Ambulances & Taxis* these both require an annual MOT

Class 5                   - Vehicles 13 seats and over

Class 7                   - Goods vehicles

What is included in the MOT Test ?

The test covers a wide range of items, full details can be found on the website www.gov.uk/car-parts-checked-at-an-mot

Our MOT testing centre in Ossett will cover the following areas.

  • Vehicle body structure
  • Towbars
  • Fuel system
  • Exhaust emissions
  • Exhaust system
  • Seatbelts
  • Seats
  • Doors
  • Mirrors
  • Boot or Tailgate
  • Brakes
  • Tyres & Wheels
  • Registration Plates
  • Lights
  • Bonnet
  • Windscreen Wipers
  • Windscreen
  • Horn
  • Steering
  • Suspension
  • Vehicle identification
  • Electrics

MOT Test Online Ossett, Wakefield & Dewsbury.

Customers looking for an MOT in Wakefield, Dewsbury and Ossett can easily find out more information by filing out the online form and we will get back to you to confirm your booking and the special pricing we offer.

Call us to find our latest special offers on MOT and Servicing packages.

about us

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We are a family business that has been established and based in Ossett for over 40 years with a wealth of experience and knowledge in the automotive, commercial, agricultural, industrial tyre and exhaust industries.

We are located in the centre of Ossett close to all the local amenities so it's easy to drop your vehicle with us and walk into town. Alternatively feel free to take advantage of our comfortable child friendly waiting room offering FREE Wi-Fi, refreshments, magazines, toys and a washroom.

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Our Branch

  • Ossett Tyre House
    71 Bank Street
    Ossett
    West Yorkshire
    WF5 8PR
Tel: 01924271081
  • Monday
  • 8:30am - 5:30pm
  • Tuesday
  • 8:30am - 5:30pm
  • Wednesday
  • 8:30am - 5:30pm
  • Thursday
  • 8:30am - 5:30pm
  • Friday
  • 8:30am - 5:30pm
  • Saturday
  • 8:30am - 12:30pm
  • Sunday
  • Closed