Defects are categorised differently
Defects found during the MOT are categorised as either:
dangerous - A direct and immediate risk to road safety or has a serious impact on the environment. (Repair immediately)
major - It may affect the vehicle’s safety, put other road users at risk or have an impact on the environment. (Repair immediately)
minor - No significant effect on the safety of the vehicle or impact on the environment. ( Repair as soon as possible)
There are also Advisories and they will require your attention in the near future.
Pass - It meets the minimum legal standard.
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