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


MOT Taplow (Appointment Only)

An MOT test in Taplow, is an annual test of your vehicle’s safety, roadworthiness, and exhaust emissions required in the United Kingdom for most vehicles over the age of three years old. This ensures your registration number is associated with a vehicle meeting UK standards.

It is a legal requirement and essentially a visual inspection of your car which will determine whether it meets minimum road safety requirements stipulated by the DVSA (driver and vehicle standards agency)

Our team of dedicated professionals ensures the test should take an hour. Upon its conclusion, a Pass certificate, valid for 12 months, is awarded if your vehicle meets the necessary standards. Even if you pass, advisories may be provided. While not immediately essential, our team will fully explain these to you, suggesting when any work should be executed.

If a failure occurs, you’ll get a failure sheet listing the immediate concerns. To be eligible for a free MOT retest in Taplow, repairs should be executed within 10 days. After rectifying the concerns, Contact us to schedule your retest.

You cannot operate your vehicle without a valid MOT. The only exception is driving to an MOT test location, like here at L&J Vehicle Specialist in Taplow. Ensure to enter your vehicle details correctly when scheduling.

MOT Vehicle Checks

You can also conduct the following checks before hand to give your car a much better chance of passing the MOT inspection first time:

  • 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

Anticipating the need for service and repair? We’ve got you covered. Not only do we excel in MOT tests, but our car service department in Taplow also offers top-tier maintenance solutions.

We strive to make the experience seamless and affordable. Our state-of-the-art service bays, equipped with cutting-edge machinery, promise excellence.

Areas We cover

Nestled in the heart of Taplow, L&J Vehicle Specialists is perfectly positioned to serve a wide range of locations with our expert vehicle maintenance and repair services. Our primary service area includes:

  • Taplow: As our home base, we offer the community here swift, convenient access to all our automotive services. From MOTs to comprehensive car servicing, residents of Taplow can rely on us for professional and timely vehicle care.
  • Maidenhead: Just a short drive away, Maidenhead is another key area we serve, providing everything from routine maintenance to complex repairs, ensuring your vehicle is always road-ready.
  • Slough: Our services also extend to Slough, where we cater to a diverse array of automotive needs.
  • Marlow: In Marlow, we bring our full suite of services, from basic check-ups to in-depth car servicing and repairs.
  • Burnham: Residents of Burnham also benefit from our comprehensive vehicle care, including timely MOT testing and effective maintenance solutions.
Free collection and delivery

We offer a 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 area 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 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 my brother Lee, a seasoned vehicle specialist with a passion for cars that extends back to his early years. Lee is renowned for his expertise in vehicle maintenance and modifications. Alongside him is me, kate ! My job is making sure the business runs smoothly and that all our customer receive the best customer service possible! Together, we are committed to providing trustworthy and cost-efficient car repairs, servicing, MOTs, and modifications, catering to the needs of Taplow residents and beyond.

MOT Taplow – 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 and Slough  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!

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.