Audi A2 MOT Results

Registered in 2002
50.5% pass rate
from 3,032 tests in 2020
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 2002 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi A2 is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Suspension (18% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 10% fail on Anti-roll bars (85% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Linkage ball joints (130% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (140% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Ball joint dust cover (140% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Ball joint (89% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.53% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage
      • 0.099% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.033% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 8.1% fail on Springs (140% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 8.1% fail on Coil springs (150% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 8.0% fail on Coil spring (150% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Mounting (3 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Suspension arms (21% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Ball joint (44% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Pins and bushes (85% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.033% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.0% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.92% fail on Wheel bearings (42% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.36% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.26% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.099% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.099% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.033% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.033% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.20% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.099% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.066% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.033% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.066% fail on Axles
      • 0.033% fail on Axle
      • 0.033% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.066% fail on Sub-frames (88% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.033% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 20% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 5.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.36% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 5.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.7% fail on Headlamp (23% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.5% fail on Direction indicators (48% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Flashing type (48% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Individual direction indicators (77% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.59% fail on All direction indicators (3 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.099% fail on Side repeaters (86% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Switch
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps (33% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Position lamp (31% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (30% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.43% fail on Horn
      • 0.13% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.033% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.40% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (71% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Rear fog lamp (71% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Rear fog lamp (73% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Switch
    • 0.16% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.16% fail on Switch
    • 0.033% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Brake performance (30% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Service brake performance (71% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 5.5% fail on Rbt (74% worse than other 2002 cars)
          • 4.5% fail on Service brake performance (73% worse than other 2002 cars)
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake imbalance (110% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.033% fail on Service brake performance
      • 5.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 5.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (25% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 3.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (48% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (49% worse than other 2002 cars)
          • 2.9% fail on Service brake imbalance (100% worse than other 2002 cars)
          • 0.23% fail on Service brake performance (71% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.033% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt
          • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.16% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.066% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.033% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.033% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.066% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.033% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.99% fail on Brake linings and pads (56% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.99% fail on Brake pads (56% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (110% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.56% fail on Cable (160% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Lever
    • 2.1% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (55% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Anti-lock braking system (72% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 1.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes (67% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake control (110% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Lever (100% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Electronic parking brake (10 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.89% fail on Flexible brake hoses (110% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.86% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.73% fail on Hand lever (140% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal
    • 0.66% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (180% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (6 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.36% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.033% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.066% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.033% fail on Servos
      • 0.033% fail on Valves
  • 11% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (32% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 10% fail on Exhaust emissions (36% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 9.1% fail on Spark ignition (41% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 5.6% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (87% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 4.5% fail on Catalyst emissions (35% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.46% fail on Emissions not tested (53% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.033% fail on NOx sensor
      • 1.1% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.63% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.30% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.099% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.033% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.033% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.59% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.43% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.099% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.066% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.033% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.066% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.066% fail on Undertray
  • 8.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure (17% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Transmission (28% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Drive shafts (32% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 4.9% fail on Joints (33% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.099% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.099% fail on Joints
    • 2.5% fail on Exhaust system (34% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.76% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.40% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.16% fail on Pipe
      • 0.099% fail on System
      • 0.066% fail on Tank
      • 0.033% fail on Hose
    • 0.33% fail on Doors
      • 0.13% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
      • 0.099% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.066% fail on Door condition
        • 0.033% fail on Hinge
      • 0.099% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.099% fail on Door condition
    • 0.23% fail on Undertray (190% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.13% fail on Body
      • 0.099% fail on Other body component
      • 0.033% fail on Panel
    • 0.033% fail on Chassis
      • 0.033% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.033% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.033% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.033% fail on Seats
      • 0.033% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.033% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.033% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 8.2% fail on Visibility
    • 3.8% fail on Washers
    • 3.5% fail on Wipers (23% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Condition of glass (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Windscreen (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.23% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.13% fail on View to rear
      • 0.13% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.4% fail on Tyres
    • 3.8% fail on Condition (30% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.40% fail on Size/type
  • 5.2% fail on Steering
    • 4.4% fail on Steering linkage components (31% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Track rod end (40% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.033% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.43% fail on Steering gear (51% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.36% fail on Power steering
      • 0.16% fail on Operation
      • 0.13% fail on Other components
      • 0.033% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.033% fail on Rams
    • 0.099% fail on Steering play
      • 0.099% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.033% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 1.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (65% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (45% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Seat belts (82% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Condition
      • 0.033% fail on Requirements
    • 0.033% fail on Airbags
      • 0.033% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 1.1% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.63% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.43% fail on Attachment
    • 0.20% fail on Condition

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