Welcome to the official blog of GETECH Garage Equipment

Welcome to our blog which is, hopefully, a useful source of resource for information on the MOT scheme and automotive garage equipment.. GETECH Garage Equipment are a UK based manufacturer specialising in the manufacture and supply of MoT testing equipment. We believe that only by supplying the very best value products that we will be …

A Crash Course in Capital Equipment Leasing – Part One

If you are in the market for new equipment for your workshop in 2019 but prefer to reserve your cash and/or current credit lines? Perhaps that plain truth is that you can't afford to tie up your working capital to get the actual equipment you prefer and might be forced to not invest at all …

Guilty of Throwing Good Money Down the Drain?

No matter what repairs your garage might already be prepared to offer : Body Repairs, Tyres, Exhausts etc. there is no doubt that the one investment which is practically guarenteed to lift your workshop turnover is an MOT bay. Whilst the investment can be quite high when taken in isolation, the Return on Investment (ROI) …

Better Warranty Coverage with More Flexibility for added Peace of Mind

When you purchase GETECH MOT Testing Equipment directly from our factory, you’re not only getting the latest in testing technologies, you’re getting the protection you deserve. We back up our product with a limited lifetime warranty for all parts manufactured by us. If you’re ever in a position where you wish to sell your GETECH …

Price Reduction on Automated Brake Testers for Class 4 and 7 Testing

GE7ATL within a pit based MOT Bay We are offering a price reduction on our GE7ATL brake testers with immediate effect effectively reducing the price by £2000 from the previous list price. How have we done this? You might well ask because unlike the competition we haven't sold our soul to LCC sourcing and our …

Understanding Wheel Alignment

Wheel Alignment is an area of vehicle repair and assessment which is very often misunderstood. Many garages cite a 2x2 laser wheel alignment system for measurement, the adjustment being controlled by inspectors manually using eyes only. These systems are the cheaper end of the alignment scale. In fact, as a wheel alignment tool they are …

Ask the Expert – Play Detector Discussion

I was completing a demonstration with a customer today following the installation of his new testing bay. This short blog post relates to those aspects associated with the design and the operation of play detectors used within One Person and Fully Automated testing bays. The customer had concerns about the design of our GE457PD unit …

MOT Pit Bay Packages from GETECH. Market leading quality and warranty at an affordable price.

Pre-fabricated Inspection Pits

For garages with limited headroom an opportunity exists to still install an approved MOT testing bay - this can actually be achieved using an inspection pit scenario which greatly reduces the height requirement of the MOT testing bay and hence allows it to be packaged into these compact environments. Often potential customers will have ruled …

GE5700 Heavy Truck Play Detector

GETECH GE5700GB play detectors are designed for Bus, Coach & Truck Applications. They are controlled using a wired remote control which contains an inspection torch with integrated controls that control a twin plate play detector which operates in the lateral and rotational directions. During the test procedure, the play detectors operates in different directions through …