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Welcome to MOT Test Centre for MOT Erdington?

All vehicles within the UK must undergo mandatory MOT inspections every year to maintain their road legality. The DVSA certifies certain garages with state-of-the-art infrastructure to conduct MOT inspections and issue VT certificates.

Are you looking for DVSA-certified MOT testing centres for MOT Erdington?

Visit MTC Service Centre located at 44 Tyburn Rd, Erdington, Birmingham, B24 8LA for genuine VT licensing for all types of Class 4, 5, and 7 vehicles.

Not sure about the classification of your vehicle?

Class 4 vehicles include:

  • Passenger cars (up to 8 seater)
  • Dual purpose vehicles
  • 3-wheeled vehicles (over 450 kgs)
  • Taxi
  • Public service and private hire vehicles (up to 8 seater)
  • Ambulance
  • 9 to 12-seater private passenger vehicles
  • Goods vehicles (up to 3000 kg gross weight)

Class 5 vehicles include:

  • 13 to 16-seater or more private passenger vehicles
  • Playbuses

Class 7 vehicles include:

  • Goods vehicles ( 300-3500 kgs gross weight)

Note: Irrespective of the common idea that vehicles have to start their MOT inspection after 3 years from initial registration, taxis, ambulances, and class 5 vehicles should mandatorily opt for MOT test from the 2nd year.

Checks Covered Under Our MOT Erdington

Our MOT inspection comprises a thorough examination of all essential vehicle components as per the rules and regulations set out by the DVSA.

Components we check include:


During MOT inspection, we check the condition of your car tyres to ensure they meet the standard guidelines.

Exhaust System

We examine the exhaust and emission system of your car to ensure it is not causing any harm to the environment.


We also inspect your vehicle’s braking system, as it is crucial for safe driving. Our experts check the braking efficiency and braking distance of your vehicle while diagnosing the brake components to determine whether your car is safe to drive.

Other components we check:

  • Suspension
  • Windscreen
  • Seatbelts
  • Lights
  • Wipers
  • The structural integrity of the car
  • Horns
  • Number plates

To know more about our components inspected at our MOT & service centre Erdington, get in touch with us at 01214398958.

VT Certificates

After every MOT Test Erdington, irrespective of whether your vehicle has passed or failed our inspection, we issue VT certificates.

In case your vehicle is in its optimum condition and perfectly roadworthy, we will issue VT 20 certificates, signifying the same.

We issue VT 30 certificates for cars that have not passed our MOT inspection. The certificate contains all the details regarding the issues present on the said car and gives our customers a 10-day waiting period for a partial retest after completing the recommended services.

Some of the issues that may lead to an MOT failure are:

  • Inefficient suspension
  • Blown head/ tail lights or indicators
  • Faulty brakes
  • Tread depth below 1.6 mm
  • Excessive emissions from the exhaust
  • Torn seat belts
  • Non-functioning airbags
  • Damaged licence plate

For any kind of assistance, write to us at info@mtcservicecentre.co.uk and end all your “MOT Erdington” searches efficiently.