Audi A2 MOT Results

Registered in 2003
55.6% pass rate
from 2,344 tests in 2017
(8.7% better than other 2003 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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi A2 is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (18% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 8.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.0% fail on Registration plate lamp (29% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Direction indicators (64% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Flashing type (65% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 3.7% fail on Individual lamps (110% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.64% fail on All direction indicators (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.47% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamps (45% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp (44% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.085% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.043% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps (64% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Front lamps (66% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Rear lamps (68% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.043% fail on Switch
    • 0.43% fail on Rear fog lamp (72% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Fog lamp (77% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.30% fail on Horn
    • 0.17% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.13% fail on Lamp
      • 0.085% fail on Switch
      • 0.043% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.13% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.043% fail on Battery
    • 0.043% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 8.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (52% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 6.7% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (65% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (88% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Condition
      • 0.043% fail on Attachment
      • 0.043% fail on Linkage condition
    • 8.1% fail on Coil springs (85% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 7.9% fail on Condition (83% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Location (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Drive shafts
      • 3.7% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 3.6% fail on Constant velocity joints
        • 0.043% fail on Couplings
      • 0.085% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.085% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.6% fail on Suspension arms (66% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (75% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Condition (170% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.77% fail on Wheel bearings (56% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Front
      • 0.30% fail on Rear (71% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.47% fail on Condition
    • 0.17% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.17% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.13% fail on Front suspension joints (92% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.043% fail on General condition
    • 0.043% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.043% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.043% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.043% fail on Attachment
  • 14% fail on Brakes (15% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 8.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.0% fail on Rear wheels (33% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 3.1% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.85% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.26% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.043% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.2% fail on Hydraulic systems (49% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Components (53% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Hoses
        • 0.85% fail on Pipes (80% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.085% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.38% fail on Leaks
      • 0.21% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.043% fail on Operation
    • 2.6% fail on Hub components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake pads (44% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.17% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.085% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 1.7% fail on Parking brake (63% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Condition (65% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on ABS
    • 0.26% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.21% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.085% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.085% fail on Cable
    • 0.043% fail on Additional braking devices
    • 0.043% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.043% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
  • 9.3% fail on Tyres
    • 6.0% fail on Condition (56% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Tread depth (28% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.085% fail on Size/type
    • 0.085% fail on Valve stem
  • 6.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.5% fail on Emissions (36% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Exhaust system (59% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.51% fail on System
      • 0.26% fail on Cap
      • 0.043% fail on Hose
      • 0.043% fail on Pipe
    • 0.64% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 6.7% fail on Driver's view of the road (26% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Washers
    • 2.6% fail on Wipers (50% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.21% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.085% fail on Bonnet
  • 2.8% fail on Steering (45% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Steering system (57% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end (53% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Steering rack (69% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.043% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.51% fail on Steering operation (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Power steering
      • 0.21% fail on Electronic power steering (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Operation
      • 0.085% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.043% fail on Rams
  • 2.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (39% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.4% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.085% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.51% fail on Seat belts (72% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Condition
      • 0.085% fail on Attachment
  • 1.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.68% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (69% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Doors
      • 0.17% fail on Drivers
      • 0.085% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.13% fail on Body condition (85% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Seats
      • 0.13% fail on Passengers
    • 0.13% fail on Load security
      • 0.085% fail on Bootlid
      • 0.043% fail on Access panel
    • 0.043% fail on Engine mountings
  • 0.34% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.21% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment

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