Gearbox & Axle Centre is an MOT Centre Cwmbran authorised by the DVSA. 

We can carry out your yearly MOT Test to ensure that your vehicle is of a roadworthy standard.  MOT tests are performed on-site within our fully equipped and DVSA authorised MOT test centre.

An MOT test is a legal requirement in the UK for any vehicle older than 3 years. Our mechanics are fully qualified to carry out inspections.

What is checked in an MOT test?

So, what is checked in an MOT test? MOT vehicle inspections involve a thorough assessment of your vehicles condition and performance to ensure that the vehicle meets the legal requirements to allow it to drive on the road. MOT assessments involve checks of:

  • Doors, boot, bonnet and bodywork
  • Brake system
  • Wheels and tyres
  • Exhaust system
  • Exhaust emissions
  • Steering rack
  • Suspension
  • Windscreen, window wipers, and washer bottles and washer nozzles
  • Seats and seatbelts
  • Car horn function
  • Fuel system
  • Check that the vehicle identification number (VIN) matches the vehicle registration plates
  • Registration plates
  • Mirrors
  • Battery and electrical wiring

We have a fully equipped test centre and fully qualified staff, therefore, here at Gearbox & Axle Centre we can perform MOTs on all makes and models of vehicle. In addition, if in the unfortunate case that your car does not pass, we will re-test it free within 28 days. To ensure your vehicle does pass first time it is worth considering a pre-MOT inspection. A pre-MOT inspection will identify any issues which can be repaired before the certified MOT is performed.

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Pre-MOT Inspections and Repairs

Gearbox & Axle Centre provide a complete range of services for vehicles that require pre-mot assessment and repair. Our mechanics can perform a thorough inspection of your vehicle, in addition we can undertake any maintenance required for achieving an MOT pass result for your vehicle.

As part of a pre-MOT inspection we will thoroughly check all aspects required to pass an MOT test. This includes assessments of minimum standards and current emissions compliance.

Book an MOT Test

It is easy to book an MOT test at our MOT Centre Cwmbran.  You can either call us or fill in the contact form below, advising of the required date and make and model of your vehicle.  Don’t forget to include your contact details.


car repairs cwmbran south wales


car repairs cwmbran south wales


car repairs cwmbran south wales


car repairs cwmbran south wales