Conveniently close to Perth city centre

  • Locally owned and Independent
  • Celebrating over 60 years in Perth
  • Friendly family-run garage
  • Full garage services
  • Highly skilled team
  • State-of-the-art diagnostics
  • Auto electrical specialist

The MOT Test

When your car is brought for an MOT test it will be given a comprehensive check of major components. These checks are design to ensure that your car is safe to drive on the road without endangering you or other road users. The test will also check the vehcile meets regulations for items such as lights and environmental emission. Here is a full list of what is included

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MOT Retest

In the unfortunate event of your car failing to pass an MOT test then Alastair Reid Garages can undertake the necessary work to ensure a test pass, there is no additional test fee in this instance. You may prefer to take the car away and undertake the work elsewhere, in which case a retest will be required. Your options are explained on our MOT Retest page.

MOT Retest »


The MOT test is one of the most discussed areas, associated with motoring. Yet, many people does not fully understand everything that the test covers, retesting and many other issues associated with testing. Probably becuase the test is such an inherent part of our motoring life and the motoring calendar then we can often overlook or miss some of the finer points.

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What Our Customers Say

Helpful friendly and professional all at a fair price - Customer Survey

I am extremely grateful that I took my car to Alistair Reid garage they helped me a great deal not just by getting my car back on the road but giving me advice which was most appreciated. - Customer Survey

I can not fault their outstanding service at all! Everybody was very professional and courteous. - Customer Survey

I really appreciated the quality of the service and the value for money. It was a refreshing change from the indifferent and overpriced service received at main dealers. - Customer Survey

A Full Service Garage

Alastair Reid Garages Perth and Guildtown offer a comprehensive range of garage services specialising in Peugeot models

MOT Testing

Full and Interim servicing protects manufacturers warranties

Vehicle electronics diagnostics and repair

Tyres checking and replacement

Auto electrical diagnosis and repairs

Exhaust replacement


Key fob programming

Diesel particulate filter cleaning

Visit with Confidence

You can visit Perth MOT Garages in complete confidence, knowing you will be looked after. Not only do we guarantee all of our work (parts and labour) for 12 months, we also subscribe to codes of practice. As a Bosch appointed service centre we adhere to the OFT code of conduct for garages, in addition we are members of the Scottish Motor Trade Association, Good Garage Scheme and Motor Codes, all of which give you security in the knowledge we will take care of you and your vehicle. In the unlikely event that you wish to challenge the work that Alastair Reid Garages have undertaken, then please contact the garage directly in the first instance. Should you not be happy that this issue is resolved then you can contact Motor Codes via their website, they provide dispute resolution services on behalf of Alastair Reid Garages.