MOT failure increase on TPMS regulations
Cars registered from 2012 will fail the MOT if the TPMS Malfunction lamp is on
May 12, 2015
New MOT legislation that will now fail vehicles registered from January 1, 2012 fitted with TPMS if the TPMS malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) is illuminated. The Highways Agency, reports a total of 3600 tyre-related incidents each year and, according to the Road Safety Observatory, the UK sees approximately 25 deaths and nearly 1,500 serious accidents every year attributed to poorly inflated or defective tyres.