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Re: Reflective tape - MOT Legal

Originally Posted by madnoel10 View Post
The MOT testers manual states and I quote:-

"Reflective tape is not acceptable as a substitute for a rear reflector."

See link below

I don't believe the aproved marking is checked during MOT but I think reflectors fitted to new cars must comply with a particular British Standard or EU approval type.
Thanks Noel - Oh dear....

Erm... I think I'll stick my old style lights back on for the MOT - saves it failing on just that !
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