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A live radio interview conducted today followed the launch of the DVSA’s new online system for MoT Tests.
BBC Radio 5 live reported a huge disruption to MoT Testing Stations throughout the UK.
In the interview, with our very own John Ashton, Director of The MoT Club, John advised that 4,500
Garages had been moved over to the new system yesterday in preparation for business today.
John went on to explain that the DVSA’s new system had crashed, resulting in as many as 10,000 garages calling the DVSA helpline. This only made matters worse, with tests delayed and testers even having to turn customers away.
Although the system was reportedly back online by 10.45 this morning,
many garages are left with concerns as to how these changes will affect them…