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Re: MOT Failure "Again!!!"
I can explain one of the fails.
The bulb has to display the relevant colour when lit (so it doesn't get confused with A.N.Other light), therefore, with clear indicator lenses, the bulb must be orange/yellow - but the colour (which is only a plastic film coating) does degrade over time. My van failed on the same item - even though the filament was fully-functional.
This job should never be complete - the day I think I've done it all, is the day I resign.
Currently in VelSatisfied's garage:
2005 FIAT Ducato 2.8JTD LWB Gran Volume, 2000 Kawasaki ZZR 1100 D7 'fullpower' in black + full GIVI & KAPPA luggage, 2007 MB R-Class 320 CDi Sport LWB uprated by Brabus to 300Bhp don't know if there's a 155mph limiter - will be fun finding out! 2004 Mercedes Vaneo 1.7 CDi Ambiente 7-seater