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Unit 5, Old Station Yard, Station Road, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0NU


MOT Maidenhead Area (Appointment Only) 

We at L&J Vehicle Specialist, provide professional and friendly MOT services in Maidenhead ensuring your vehicle adheres to the legal safety and environmental standards set by the DVSA.

At our MOT centre in Maidenhead, your test is usually done in an hour. If your vehicle meets all the requirements, you’ll get a Pass MOT certificate that’s valid for one year. Our customer service may point out certain advisories, which are not urgent but fixing them can make your vehicle last longer. We will explain these points in detail and suggest when you should address them.

Typically, at our MOT centre Maidenhead your test is completed within an hour. After this, if your vehicle meets all the criteria, you’re awarded a Pass MOT certificate that’s valid for a year. Even with a pass, our customer service might point out certain advisories. While not urgent, addressing these can prolong your vehicle’s lifespan. We provide a clear breakdown of these points, along with a suggested timeline for rectification.

In the event of an MOT failure, we hand over a detailed sheet highlighting areas needing immediate redressal. You have a 10-day buffer to get these issues resolved, ensuring your eligibility for a free MOT retest. Post-repairs, another MOT will set things in motion, culminating in the issuance of an MOT pass certificate.

Remember, driving a vehicle post the expiration of its MOT is not only risky but also illegal. The silver lining? You can drive your vehicle to and from our MOT centres maidenhead or any test centre near you to go to get your test done!

Pre-MOT Vehicle Checks at our Mot centre maidenhead : Get Ahead of the Curve

Why not increase the chances of your car passing  its test the first time at our MOT centre Maidenhead ?

Conduct the following checks before hand to make sure your cars pass the Test:

  • Brake lights
  • Headlights and Indicators
  • Mirrors
  • Wheels and Tyres
  • Steering
  • Windscreen
  • Screenwash
  • Windscreen Wipers
  • Horn
  • Fuel and Engine Oil
  • Seats and Seatbelts
  • Body
  • Number Plates
  • Exhaust System
  • Vehicle Emissions

Choosing us isn’t just about ticking a box; it’s about opting for professional servicing. Our service bays are a testament to modern engineering, equipped with cutting-edge tools and machinery. Every MOT test conducted here is thorough, making us a highly recommended choice among customers.

At the core of our operations is a robust customer service ethos. Not only do we provide outstanding MOT evaluations, but we also go the extra mile.

Why Mot’s are so important!

An annual MOT test is essential for maintaining your vehicle in a safe and roadworthy condition. It examines critical components like brakes and lights to detect potential hazards. By adhering to legal and environmental standards, the MOT ensures your car remains safe for the roads. It’s not just about legality; regular checks can save you from expensive repairs by catching issues early, emphasizing the test’s role in safe and responsible vehicle maintenance.

Complimentary collection and delivery service

To ensure minimal disruption to your day. Need a vehicle in the interim? We’ve got you covered with our loan vehicles. Prefer to wait? Book an appointment and we’ll ensure your comfort while you wait. Every facet of our service has been tailored to serve you better. Experience the L&J vehicles difference today! Call us to book now.

Our Team at LJ Vehicles

At L&J Vehicle Specialists, we pride ourselves on being a family-operated business, delivering expert car servicing with a personal touch. At the helm, we have Lee, a seasoned vehicle specialist whose passion for cars extends back to his early years. He is renowned for his expertise in vehicle maintenance and modifications. Alongside him is Kate, co-running the business with a focus on customer satisfaction and operational excellence. Together, they lead a team dedicated to providing professional and reliable vehicle care, catering to the needs of Maidenhead residents and beyond.

Area We Cover

Based in Taplow, L&J Vehicle Specialists are ideally situated to serve Maidenhead and its surrounding areas with premium vehicle services. Maidenhead, known for its vibrant community and bustling roads, benefits greatly from our comprehensive range of automotive solutions, including:

    • Maidenhead: Our proximity to Maidenhead allows us to offer convenient and efficient car servicing, repairs, and MOTs to its residents. Whether you require urgent repairs or routine maintenance, our team is ready to ensure your vehicle performs at its best.
    • Taplow: As our home location, Taplow remains central to our operations, providing a quick and accessible service point for all your automotive needs.
    • Slough: Not far from Maidenhead, our services extend to Slough.
    • Marlow: We also cater to Marlow, offering everything from simple oil changes to complex engine diagnostics.
    • Burnham: Residents of Burnham also benefit from our comprehensive vehicle care, including timely MOT testing and effective maintenance solutions.FAQs about MOT Tests in Maidenhead


Q: What types of vehicles do you perform MOT tests on in Maidenhead?

A: We conduct MOT tests on a wide range of vehicles, including passenger cars, light commercial vehicles, and more. Please contact us for specifics on your vehicle type.

Q: How long does an MOT test take at your Maidenhead location?

A: An MOT test typically takes about 45 minutes to an hour to complete. However, we recommend allocating additional time for any repairs that may be required.

Q: Can I wait on-site during my MOT test in Maidenhead?

A: Yes, you’re welcome to wait in our comfortable waiting area while your vehicle undergoes its MOT test.

Q: What happens if my car fails its MOT in Maidenhead?

A: If your car fails its MOT, we will provide you with a detailed report of the issues. We can also offer repair services to address these issues and retest your vehicle.

MOT Maidenhead – Find us

We are conveniently located in Taplow, a historic area known for its accessibility and charm. Being just a stone’s throw from Maidenhead , makes us the go to car garage for people looking for a local MOT Maidenhead. Whether you’re coming from the heart of Maidenhead or its outskirts, you’ll find our Taplow base to be perfectly positioned to serve you quickly and efficiently. Schedule Your MOT With Us Today!

To reach us from Maidenhead to our location in Taplow, you have a few straightforward options. Here’s a simple guide:

        • By Car: Start on the A4, heading west from Maidenhead towards Slough. Continue on the A4, and as you approach Taplow, look for signs to Station Road. Turn right onto Station Road when you see Old Station Yard, which will be on your right side. The drive usually takes about 10-15 minutes, depending on the traffic conditions.

        • Public Transport: There’s a direct train service from Maidenhead to Taplow. Upon arriving at Taplow station, exit and turn left onto Station Road. A short walk will bring you directly to Old Station Yard on your left. It’s a quick and efficient way to reach us without the need for a car.

        • Cycling or Walking: If you’re close enough and the weather permits, cycling or walking might be viable options. The route via the A4 is straightforward and there are pathways suitable for both cyclists and pedestrians. Make sure to follow local traffic rules and wear appropriate safety gear if you’re cycling.

Unit 5, Old Station Yard, Station Road, Taplow, Buckinghamshire, SL6 0NU

We’re based in Taplow near Maidenhead but also cover MarlowBourne EndSlough, Cookham, Burnham, Dorney, Eton Wick & High Wycombe.