Audi A1 MOT Results

Registered in 2013
81.6% pass rate
from 23,234 tests in 2020
(22% better than other 2013 cars)
Pass rate by mileage
Failure rates by item

Here you can drill down into the failure rates for each item on the test. We've also compared the rates to the average results for 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi A1 is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.7% fail on Tyres (12% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Condition (28% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.082% fail on Size/type
  • 4.6% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (38% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.039% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (74% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Direction indicators (29% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Flashing type (30% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Individual direction indicators (80% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.026% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.60% fail on Stop lamp (64% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Headlamps (72% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Headlamp (75% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.047% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.030% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.46% fail on Reversing lamps (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Reversing lamps (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on Reversing lamp switch
    • 0.30% fail on Position lamps (62% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Position lamp (63% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.21% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.20% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.20% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.0043% fail on Switch
      • 0.0086% fail on Front fog lamps (8 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.0086% fail on Front fog lamps (10 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.17% fail on Horn
      • 0.0086% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.0043% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.034% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (97% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.0086% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.0043% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.0043% fail on Switch
    • 0.0043% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.0043% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 3.6% fail on Brakes (16% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.4% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.4% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.013% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.91% fail on Brake discs and drums (40% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.91% fail on Brake discs (40% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.013% fail on Cable
    • 0.69% fail on Brake performance (47% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Service brake performance (31% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.52% fail on Rbt (30% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.46% fail on Service brake performance (26% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.073% fail on Service brake imbalance (54% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.0043% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.0043% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.086% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (46% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.082% fail on Rbt (sp) (46% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.052% fail on Service brake imbalance (52% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.030% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.0043% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.0043% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.065% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.052% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (88% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.052% fail on Rbt (sp) (87% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Parking brake performance (94% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.0086% fail on Rbt (96% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.0086% fail on Parking brake performance (95% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.0043% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.0043% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
    • 0.052% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (67% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Anti-lock braking system (65% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Electronic stability control (63% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.047% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.043% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.034% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.0043% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.0043% fail on Valves
    • 0.026% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.026% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.017% fail on Parking brake control (89% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Lever (88% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.0086% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (94% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Pedal
      • 0.0043% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.0043% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.0043% fail on Other components
  • 3.0% fail on Suspension (30% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Springs
      • 1.9% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.9% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.022% fail on Mounting
    • 0.52% fail on Suspension arms (60% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.060% fail on Ball joint (92% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.0086% fail on Ball joint dust cover (93% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (61% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.026% fail on Linkage ball joints (80% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0043% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.0043% fail on Linkage
      • 0.0043% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.20% fail on Shock absorbers (62% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.060% fail on Wheel bearings (64% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.039% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.017% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.013% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0086% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.0086% fail on Other suspension component (87% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0043% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.0043% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.0043% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.0043% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 2.2% fail on Visibility (46% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.67% fail on Wipers (73% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.095% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.060% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.060% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.030% fail on View to rear
      • 0.030% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.0086% fail on Bonnet
  • 0.77% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (33% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Exhaust emissions (32% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Spark ignition (21% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.18% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (54% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.013% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0086% fail on Catalytic converter
          • 0.0043% fail on Other emission control equipment
      • 0.26% fail on Compression ignition (47% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.034% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.017% fail on Emission control equipment (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.013% fail on Particulate filter (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.0043% fail on Catalytic converter
          • 0.0043% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.0043% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.0043% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
    • 0.034% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.017% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.013% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.0043% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.0043% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.0043% fail on Undertray
  • 0.49% fail on Body, chassis, structure (61% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Transmission (55% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Drive shafts (54% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Joints (54% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.0043% fail on Joints
    • 0.090% fail on Exhaust system (80% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.060% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.030% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.017% fail on System
      • 0.0086% fail on Tank
      • 0.0043% fail on Hose
    • 0.034% fail on Seats
      • 0.026% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.0086% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.026% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.022% fail on Body
      • 0.017% fail on Other body component
      • 0.0043% fail on Panel
    • 0.022% fail on Doors (72% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.013% fail on Door condition
      • 0.0086% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.0086% fail on Door condition
    • 0.022% fail on Undertray
    • 0.0043% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.0043% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.0043% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.0043% fail on Engine mounting condition
  • 0.43% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.36% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (67% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.056% fail on Seat belts (70% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Condition (67% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Airbags
      • 0.0086% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.0086% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.35% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.35% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.19% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.16% fail on Attachment
    • 0.022% fail on Condition (68% better than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.15% fail on Steering (77% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.095% fail on Steering linkage components (83% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Track rod end (86% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.0043% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0043% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.0043% fail on Other components
        • 0.0043% fail on Steering component
    • 0.026% fail on Power steering
      • 0.0086% fail on Operation
      • 0.0043% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.0043% fail on Pump
      • 0.0043% fail on Rams
      • 0.0043% fail on Other components
    • 0.013% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.013% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.0043% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.0043% fail on Steering play
      • 0.0043% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.0043% fail on Electronic power steering
Read the Honest John Review

Search Good Garages