Re: Wish me Luck MOT day
>>> i am taking my disco soon, is it right that re-tests are no longer free?
>> Depends on the local garage - mine offers a free re-test if bought back within 7 days. I think on the back
>> of the failure sheet it states that the full fee is applicable, but the garage chooses to ignore
>> this...good marketing y'see.
> the reason i thought they were no longer free is that now they are computerised i assumed that they have to
> enter it as a fail via the pc, so a re-test will have to be re-entered as if a new test if you see what i
> mean. i'm sure that there are a few lines in this months lro about it, i think its near the letters page.
If the vehicle is repaired on site or if brought back within 24 hrs for a minor
item (lights and things) them a fast pass is done otherwise as you say it's
a full re-test that takes about an hour
Most places have upped the price to cover the extra time taken but a lot
still offer free re-tests where I work still offers free retest for 14 days
SWB Series 2a ( dressed as a 3) "Bruce"
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