Audi A1 MOT Results

Registered in 2015
88.7% pass rate
from 24,761 tests in 2020
(29% better than other 2015 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 2015 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi A1 is unusually good or bad.

  • 4.1% fail on Tyres
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.1% fail on Condition (13% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.069% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.044% fail on Size/type
  • 2.8% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (30% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (18% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (16% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0081% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (85% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Direction indicators (47% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Flashing type (47% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.22% fail on Individual direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Reversing lamps (7 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Reversing lamps (7 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0081% fail on Reversing lamp switch (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Stop lamp (61% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Headlamps (71% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp (80% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.081% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.0040% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.13% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.11% fail on Position lamps (57% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Position lamp (59% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0081% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.097% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.081% fail on Horn
      • 0.016% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.032% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (92% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0081% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.0081% fail on Switch
    • 0.0081% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.0040% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.0040% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 1.8% fail on Brakes (32% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Mechanical brake components (30% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.99% fail on Brake linings and pads (42% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.98% fail on Brake pads (42% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0081% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.44% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.44% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.0040% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.0040% fail on Cable
    • 0.48% fail on Brake performance (23% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.40% fail on Rbt
          • 0.32% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.077% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.0040% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.053% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.053% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.044% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.0081% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.036% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.020% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (89% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Rbt (sp) (88% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Parking brake performance (83% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.012% fail on Rbt (83% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.0081% fail on Parking brake performance (86% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.0040% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 0.044% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.044% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.036% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.020% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.036% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.016% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.0081% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.0040% fail on Servos
      • 0.0040% fail on Master cylinder
      • 0.0040% fail on Valves
    • 0.020% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.016% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.0040% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.0040% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.0040% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.0040% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.0040% fail on Lever
    • 0.0040% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.0040% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.0040% fail on Other components
  • 1.2% fail on Visibility (70% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Washers (30% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Wipers (89% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.069% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.069% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.048% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.016% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.012% fail on View to rear (74% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Mirrors
  • 0.60% fail on Suspension (54% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Suspension arms (51% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Ball joint (52% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.081% fail on Pins and bushes (43% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0040% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.15% fail on Shock absorbers (48% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Springs (67% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Coil springs (67% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Coil spring (67% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.057% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.053% fail on Anti-roll bars (52% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.016% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.0040% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.0040% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0040% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.028% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.020% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0081% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.0081% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.0040% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.0040% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.0040% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 0.42% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (33% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Exhaust emissions (30% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.18% fail on Catalyst emissions (66% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.081% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (59% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.028% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.0040% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0040% fail on Catalytic converter
      • 0.13% fail on Compression ignition (54% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.0040% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.0040% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.0040% fail on Undertray
    • 0.0040% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.0040% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.33% fail on Identification of the vehicle (49% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Registration plates (50% worse than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.32% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.24% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (110% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Seat belts (55% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on Condition (55% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0040% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0081% fail on Airbags
      • 0.0081% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.24% fail on Body, chassis, structure (52% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Transmission
      • 0.093% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.093% fail on Joints
      • 0.0081% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.0081% fail on Joints
    • 0.044% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.028% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.028% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.016% fail on Doors
      • 0.0081% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.0081% fail on Door condition
      • 0.0040% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.0040% fail on Door condition
      • 0.0040% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.0040% fail on Door condition
    • 0.016% fail on Undertray
    • 0.012% fail on Seats
      • 0.012% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.0040% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.0081% fail on Exhaust system (95% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0081% fail on Body
      • 0.0081% fail on Other body component
    • 0.0081% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.0081% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 0.11% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.069% fail on Attachment
    • 0.040% fail on Condition
  • 0.040% fail on Steering (77% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.020% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.0040% fail on Operation
    • 0.016% fail on Steering linkage components (88% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Track rod end (87% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.0040% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.0040% fail on Belt(s)/padding
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