MOT Testing

Online MOT Booking

Currently only available at our Benfleet branch

Auto-works have been offering vehicle MOTs in Benfleet and Southend for nearly 50 years. Our team are experienced and passionate and will ensure to test your vehicle with a friendly approach. We’re fully approved to conduct MOTs for all types of vehicles and always strive to offer the best advice and service. We’re fully equipped to carry out any repairs or maintenance you may need and offer comprehensive car services for a number of different vehicles such as Audi, Volkswagen, Ford, Mercedes, BMW and much more. 

  To book your MOT for our Benfleet branch online, please follow the instructions below. You’ll be able to book a date and time slot then you should receive a confirmation email. To book an MOT test at our Westcliff (Southend) branch then please call us on 01702 342 255 or email  

Feel at ease with an MOT from Auto-works Benfleet

If you have some concerns about the health of your vehicle and are due to have an MOT soon then why not come for a service at the same time. We can perform a full service and check any faults you may have concerns about at the same time. We can offer repairs for brakes, cam belts, clutches and much more. All of our work is guaranteed with a 2-year warranty / 24,000 miles and our staff are fully certified. You can put your mind at rest and know your vehicle leaves us in great condition and won’t let you down.

FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions about MOTs

What do I need to bring for my MOT?
Nothing – just the vehicle for testing. We can look up your vehicle on the DVSA database and find all the information we need.
How Long does an MOT test take?
Approximately the average test takes the tester around 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete.
What's Included in the MOT test?
Our staff will conduct the test checking the components of the vehicle to ensure they meet the required minimum safety standards. These include checking the Vehicle Identification Number, Registration plate, Steering and suspension, Horn, Seatbelts, Seats, Windscreen, Wipers and washer bottles, Lights, Doors, Mirrors, Brakes, Wheels and tyres, Bodywork, Fuel systems, and Emissions. It’s quite a comprehensive check!
How do I know when I need an MOT test?
You can use the MOT status checking tool on the government website. It’s free, quick and simple to use.

Along with standard servicing, MoTs & repairs – we offer many other specialist services

…and much more see our services and repairs in the menu above

Need a price? Call us now.

Benfleet – 01268 756650 | Southend – 01702 342255