Components of the APK
The General Periodic Inspection, or APK, exists in the Netherlands since 1985 and is compulsory throughout Europe. During the APK inspection the judge of your car company checks your car on three points:
Thanks to the APK inspection, it is a lot safer on European roads. After an APK inspection, you can safely return to the road with confidence. The environment also benefits because the inspection produces cleaner cars. Even if they are slightly older.
That’s why at R&B Autobandenservice Enkhuizen
At R&B Autobandenservice Enkhuizen, your car is in reliable, professional hands for the APK inspection. R&B Autobandenservice Enkhuizen technicians receive technical training from R&B and R&Bh stands by to provide direct support. The quality and reliability that you are used to from R&B, you can expect from our APK inspection.
R&B Autobandenservice Enkhuizen has its own APK inspector. He is strict on ensuring that tires, brakes, lighting and other vital components are suitable for getting on the road again. This way we can perfectly inspect your car and you always get expert advice.
Carry out your MOT inspection in combination with a service. During the ‘maintenance’, defects come to light, which we then immediately repair. This means there is less chance of rejecting your car. Moreover, it is often cheaper to plan the APK inspection in combination with maintenance.
When is your car ready for an APK inspection?
It is important to know when your car is ready for an APK inspection. All Dutch cars are APK-obligated. You may not drive in the car if the APK inspection has expired. Are you doing this? Then you risk a fine. Do you do this anyway and you get an accident? Then your insurance company may not pay out any money.