Preparing your car for NCT

28/06/2022 17:16:00

Preparing your car for the National Car Testing (NCT) Service can sometimes be a daunting experience. Here are the AA's tips.

Preparing your car for the National Car Testing (NCT) Service can sometimes be a daunting experience. 🚘📰 Fear not though, here is our ultimate checklist for preparing your car for the NCT 🚘📰

Preparing your car for the National Car Testing (NCT) Service can sometimes be a daunting experience. Here are the AA's tips.

Read Time 6 minPreparing your car for the National Car Testing (NCT) Service can sometimes be a daunting experience. Whether it’s your first time or not, one thing is for sure, you do not want to fail.Fear not though, we have some sound advice for those who are undertaking the test.

Here is our ultimate checklist for preparing your car for the NCT.How much is it?The NCT costs €55 (plus any cancellation fee if applicable). You can pay by cash, laser card and all major credit cards (excluding American Express).How do I make an appointment?

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Whether it’s your first time or not, one thing is for sure, you do not want to fail. Fear not though, we have some sound advice for those who are undertaking the test. She also disqualified Cummins from driving for eight years. Here is our ultimate checklist for preparing your car for the NCT. READ MORE: Woman who waged campaign of harassment against former Sinn Fein TD Jonathan O'Brien is jailed As the driver gets closer they switch onto the right hand side of the main road and powers straight passed the officer who is checking cars ahead. How much is it? The NCT costs €55 (plus any cancellation fee if applicable). He said he saw the car coming back towards the patrol car and gardaí moved to block the vehicle’s path. You can pay by cash, laser card and all major credit cards (excluding American Express). Local diversions have been put in place.

How do I make an appointment? If your car is eligible for the NCT, then you can phone 014135992 or you can go online. The car swerved at the last minute and Det Gda Jennings recognised the driver as Cummins. For the latest news and breaking news visit irishmirror. You will need a credit/debit card, your car registration number and Booking I.D (only required if you are cancelling or rearranging an appointment) or date of first registration of the vehicle. Det Gda Jennings said Cummins had not been on the garda radar since 2017 and had been keeping his head down. Where can I get my vehicle tested? There are 49 NCT centres located throughout Ireland. Follow us on Twitter @IrishMirror - the official Irish Mirror Twitter account - real news in real time. See for more. She said he was a very committed father, engaged in voluntary work in his community and was getting his life together. Share article.

What documents do I need to have for the test? You will need to bring identification (driving license) with you on the day of the test. Failure to provide this will mean your vehicle will not be issued an NCT certificate. Sunday World Newsletter Sign up for the latest news and updates Enter email address. READ NEXT:. You will also need your Vehicle Registration Book, Registration Certificate or Licensing Certificate when you arrive at the test centre. What do I need to do to prepare? Clean your vehicle thoroughly (inside and out, including the underbody) and clear out any personal belongings, including emptying the boot. Ensure your vehicle’s tyres are at the correct pressure and remove the wheel hubcaps (only when wheel nuts are not visible).

The tread depth should not be less than 1.6 mm. Make sure the vehicle’s engine is in a fit state to be tested and ensure the vehicle is topped up with oil, engine coolant, brake fluid, power steering fluid and windscreen wash. Check the seat belts and clips and make sure they are fully visible. Ensure the vehicle’s lights are checked and in working order.

This includes indicator lights, dipped and high-beam headlights, front and rear parking lights, light over the number plate, fog lights and brake lights. When you arrive at the centre, make sure your vehicle is at a normal operating temperature. Your registration plates will need to comply with current regulations. What happens if I fail? So now for the bad news, what if you fail the NCT? Well, you will need to take a re-rest, which must be booked within 21 days of the initial test. Re-tests which do not require the use of a test lane, will be free of charge.

Re-tests must be completed within 30 days of the initial test or a full test will need to be repeated and charged. .