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A third of UK drivers have let their MOT lapse

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New research reveals that around 11 million UK motorists have let their car's MOT lapse beyond its expiry date.
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Revealed: The biggest MOT myths

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New research shows 20 percent of motorists have driven a car without a valid MOT certificate. We reveal the biggest MOT test myths.
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MOT tests in Northern Ireland have been suspended

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All MOT tests in Northern Ireland have been suspended, effective immediately, after 48 of 55 lifts inspected in test centres were found to be unsafe.
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Half a million cars have a late MOT test in January

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Figures released by the DVSA show that last January, half a million cars had a late MOT. And more than 70,000 failed the test with a dangerous fault.
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UK drivers too scared to get their car serviced

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Drivers are put off getting their car serviced over fears of unexpected problems and big bills. Motorists are also paying hundreds of pounds to pass an MOT.
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Halloween horrors: frightful MOT failure finds

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Halloween approaches and as we carve our pumpkins and begin dressing up, it’s worth considering the real-life horrors MOT testers face year-round
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Offensive MOT advisory notice 'completely unacceptable'

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An offensive MOT advisory note from 2015 has been labelled "completely unacceptable" by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA).
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'Problem area' for car MOT failures in Scotland

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An investigation into where most MOT failures occur in the UK shows four towns in northern Scotland all come in the bottom 10 places.
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The cars most and least likely to pass an MOT

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New figures have revealed the UK’s MOT test winners and losers
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A shocking 7 IN 10 cars are running worn brakes or tyres

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New DVSA data shows seven in 10 cars on the road have brakes or tyres that would warrant an MOT advisory.