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Driving with no MOT (GTIH)

shreddedbrahhh Sep 6, 2013

  1. shreddedbrahhh

    shreddedbrahhh New Member

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    about to pick a car up tomorow the mot ran out 4 days ago.
    i know you can drive the car to an mot station if its booked in.
    i would be driving 3hrs to get the car back home to the local mot station.
    having a nightmare getting the car mot sorted down where the seller is.
    does it have to be the closest mot station or aslong as its booked in on that day ?
    whats the law with this.
     
  2. LEE69

    LEE69 07 170 DSG Team Dolphin Grey Audi A3

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    closest 3 hours is stretching a bit to much.TBH it's only a £30 fine and no points if you do get caught.
     
  3. Twizzler

    Twizzler Active Member

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    Provided your car is booked into an MOT test station and that is where you are going there is no mileage restriction.
     
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  4. shreddedbrahhh

    shreddedbrahhh New Member

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    yeh i just rang up gov.uk vosa and they said theres no limit of how far you drive as long as you go straight there.
    thanks all
     
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  5. LEE69

    LEE69 07 170 DSG Team Dolphin Grey Audi A3

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    Just don't stop for fuel lol
     
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  6. shreddedbrahhh

    shreddedbrahhh New Member

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    3hr drive with about £10 in fuel tank gonna be intresting =p
     
  7. JudderMan

    JudderMan Well-Known Member

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    Take a can of fuel with you then ;)
     
  8. _Zerocool_

    _Zerocool_ Active Member

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    Why not?
     
  9. LEE69

    LEE69 07 170 DSG Team Dolphin Grey Audi A3

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    Because that's stopping unless you get a tanker to drive alongside you and to a fill up that way.
    I was being pedantic.
     
  10. NHN

    NHN Retrofitter - Audi - VW - Skoda - Seat Site Sponsor VCDS Map User

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    I would call it humorous, not pedantic :)
     
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  11. S3_Jacko

    S3_Jacko Well-Known Member

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    £60 fine..... No points!
     
  12. LEE69

    LEE69 07 170 DSG Team Dolphin Grey Audi A3

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    Little sods have up'd it :(
     
  13. @udi A3

    @udi A3 Site Sponsor Site Sponsor VCDS Map User

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    30 [WAS] ? the minimum fine.
    No restriction on milage as stated, but can only drive to the mot station or pre booked place to carry out the repairs.
    Get him to meet you at the fuel station? Where is the car to and from, id be happy to prefill a jerry can and meet on your 2 hour rest break if its on the A1 near me lol
     

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