We'll take your car to Manchester's best independent garages, hand picked for you.
Choose a pickup time and your Fixter Hero ⚡️ will collect your car for free!
Our in-house mechanics select a trusted garage & check the work.
Your car is returned at your chosen time, 12-month warranty & stamped service book.
The cost of a MOT depends on your car brand, model and engine. Also, depending on your location, the price of a MOT on your vehicle can vary.
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Dacia Duster Laureate Dci
BMW 116i Se A
Audi A1 S Line
Citroen C1 Airscape
Ford C Max Zetec
Fiat 500 Lounge Turbo
In Manchester, already more than a third (36%) of cars on average are flunking their MOT – almost mirroring the national figure of 36.1%.
Faulty lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment, plus suspension and then brakes, are the top three factors behind MOT failures across the city, causing 19.6%, 11.7% and 8.9% of non-passes respectively. The same top three failure factors apply UK-wide and in that order, with similar figures of 17.8%, 12.1% and 9.5% respectively.
Meanwhile, exhaust, fuel and emissions will let down almost 4% (3.9%) of vehicles locally – identical to the national figure – while tyres fail 8.6% of Mancunian cars, compared with 7.6% nationally.
Makes of car with the best chances of passing in Manchester are MINI, Triumph and Bentley models, while Renault, Daewoo and SsangYong vehicles experienced the region’s highest MOT failure rate.
Cars registered in 2000 showed the worst overall pass rate for Manchester Moots, with 49.6% not making the grade that year. That statistic nationally was slightly more pronounced, at 50.9%.
If you’re based in the city and your motor is due its MOT, let us at Fixter handle everything. We only use top-notch, independent garages, which must meet 25 stringent qualifying criteria before they can work with us.
A door-to-door service is all part of the deal, so we’ll pick up your vehicle and return it to you, check prices, talk to the garage so you don’t need to, and ensure you’re happy with any extra work before it’s done. Best of all, you won’t need to take any time off work to get your MOT done.
You can look forward to all these other benefits, too:
Our partners have over 35 years’ industry experience. We deal exclusively with highly experienced garages and workshops we know personally, and which meet the 25 stringent tests of our qualifying criteria. We also insist on regular training so staff are always up to date with the latest technology.
Our collaboration with third parties such as the AA and RAC gives customers additional confidence in what we offer. Another major name we work with is AXA™ Insurance, providing access to incredible parts suppliers and garages.
To get the ball rolling, just stick your reg into our handy online calculator and we’ll get you a quote for your MOT in Manchester in seconds.
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