Vehicle Identification Number

number identify

If a vehicle was first used on or after the 1st of August 1980, it should not have more than one vehicle identification number present on it. The same number is permitted to be displayed in multiple places.

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Seatbelts

seatbelt

All compulsory seatbelts must be in place, in good condition, of the correct type, properly operational and securely anchored. Seats – The driver and front passenger seats should be secure while all backseats must be securable in an upright position.

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Doors

cardoor

Must open and close properly and latch while in the closed position. Front doors must be openable from both outside and inside the vehicle. Rear doors will need to be opened to allow our engineers access to testable elements.

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Registration Plate

reg plate

The letters and numbers should be properly formatted and the plate itself should be in good condition, fully legible and securely attached to the car.

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Fuel System

fuel sys

The fuel cap must fasten and seal correctly and not allow leaks. Please ensure that if your fuel cap has a key, you bring it with you so we can open it up.

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Exhaust Emissions

Exhaust Emissions

A vehicle cannot violate legal limits on exhaust emissions. The limit takes into account the car’s age and the fuel type it uses.

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Wheels and Tyres

wheels

Tread depth, tyre size and type must be legal. General condition and how securely they are attached to the vehicle will also be inspected.

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