Audi A5 MOT Results

Registered in 2013
80.9% pass rate
from 11,840 tests in 2020
(18% 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 A5 is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.5% fail on Tyres (47% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Condition (66% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Tread depth (37% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Size/type
    • 0.0084% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 4.2% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (43% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.34% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.017% fail on Matched pair (8 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.40% fail on Direction indicators (36% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Flashing type (36% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.35% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.042% fail on Individual direction indicators (82% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Position lamps (87% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Position lamp (87% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.093% fail on Stop lamp (94% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.051% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (79% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Rear fog lamp (79% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.042% fail on Rear fog lamp (82% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.0084% fail on Switch
    • 0.042% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (96% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.042% fail on Electrical equipment (78% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Horn (76% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0084% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.0084% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 3.5% fail on Suspension (17% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Shock absorbers (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Suspension arms (81% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Pins and bushes (65% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Ball joint (95% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Ball joint dust cover (74% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0084% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.15% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.042% fail on Springs (98% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Coil springs (98% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.034% fail on Coil spring (98% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.0084% fail on Mounting
    • 0.025% fail on Anti-roll bars (93% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.0084% fail on Linkage
    • 0.017% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.0084% fail on Pipes
      • 0.0084% fail on Other components
    • 0.0084% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0084% fail on Macpherson strut
  • 2.6% fail on Brakes (41% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (26% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.0% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.0084% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.17% fail on Brake discs and drums (74% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Brake discs (74% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0084% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.0084% fail on Lever
    • 0.47% fail on Brake performance (64% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Service brake performance (59% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Rbt (59% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.24% fail on Service brake performance (62% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.084% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.0084% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.0084% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.059% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.059% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (63% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.051% fail on Rbt (sp) (66% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.025% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.025% fail on Service brake imbalance (77% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.0084% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.051% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (88% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.051% fail on Rbt (sp) (87% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.059% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.059% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (62% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.025% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.017% fail on Parking brake control (90% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.017% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.017% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.0084% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.0084% fail on Brake fluid
  • 2.0% fail on Visibility (52% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Washers (25% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Wipers (74% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.093% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.093% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.076% fail on View to rear
      • 0.076% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.051% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.0084% fail on Bonnet
  • 0.73% fail on Identification of the vehicle (170% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Registration plates (170% worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.67% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (42% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Exhaust emissions (40% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.41% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.025% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.017% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0084% fail on Catalytic converter
          • 0.0084% fail on Oxygen sensor
        • 0.017% fail on Catalyst emissions (92% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Compression ignition (55% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.042% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (80% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.0084% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0084% fail on Other emission control equipment
    • 0.0084% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.0084% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.47% fail on Body, chassis, structure (62% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Transmission (60% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Drive shafts (58% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Joints (57% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Exhaust system (74% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.034% fail on Body
      • 0.025% fail on Other body component
      • 0.0084% fail on Panel
    • 0.034% fail on Undertray
    • 0.025% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.017% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.0084% fail on Tank
    • 0.025% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.025% fail on Doors
      • 0.017% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.017% fail on Door condition
      • 0.0084% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.0084% fail on Door condition
    • 0.025% fail on Seats
      • 0.025% fail on Driver's seat
  • 0.39% fail on Road Wheels (54% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Attachment (69% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.076% fail on Condition
  • 0.29% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.15% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
      • 0.0084% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0084% fail on Requirements
    • 0.12% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.017% fail on Airbags
      • 0.017% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.051% fail on Steering (92% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.034% fail on Steering linkage components (94% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Track rod end (95% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0084% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.0084% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.0084% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.0084% fail on Power steering
      • 0.0084% fail on Other components
  • 0.0084% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.0084% fail on Belt(s)/padding

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