Audi A5 MOT Results

Registered in 2014
84.0% pass rate
from 11,590 tests in 2020
(19% better than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi A5 is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.6% fail on Tyres (48% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Condition (76% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Tread depth (29% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Size/type
    • 0.0086% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 3.1% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (46% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (28% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp aim (27% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.95% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.29% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.0086% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.39% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.39% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.35% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.035% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.078% fail on Position lamps (83% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on Position lamp (84% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on Switch
    • 0.069% fail on Stop lamp (94% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.052% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (75% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Rear fog lamp (83% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.035% fail on Rear fog lamp (83% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0086% fail on Switch
      • 0.017% fail on Front fog lamps (12 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on Front fog lamps (16 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (98% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Electrical equipment (89% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Horn (86% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 2.8% fail on Suspension (21% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Shock absorbers (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Suspension arms (70% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pins and bushes (58% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.0086% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.0086% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.095% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.017% fail on Springs (98% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Coil springs (98% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on Coil spring (98% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0086% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.0086% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.0086% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.0086% fail on Pipes
  • 1.8% fail on Brakes (49% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Mechanical brake components (37% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (31% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Brake pads (30% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake discs and drums (71% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Brake discs (71% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Brake performance (73% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Service brake performance (73% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Rbt (74% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.095% fail on Service brake performance (78% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.035% fail on Service brake imbalance (70% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.0086% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.0086% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.0086% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.060% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.026% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (73% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.026% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.026% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.026% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (91% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.026% fail on Rbt (sp) (90% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Parking brake performance (87% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on Rbt (86% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.017% fail on Parking brake performance (84% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.035% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.026% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.0086% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.026% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.017% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.017% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.017% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.0086% fail on Other components
      • 0.0086% fail on Additional braking device
    • 0.0086% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.0086% fail on Electronic parking brake
  • 1.5% fail on Visibility (65% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Washers (32% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Wipers (86% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.11% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.060% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.043% fail on View to rear
      • 0.043% fail on Mirrors
  • 0.52% fail on Identification of the vehicle (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Registration plates (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.36% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (61% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Exhaust emissions (63% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Spark ignition (48% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.026% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.0086% fail on Catalyst emissions
      • 0.10% fail on Compression ignition (77% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.069% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (60% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (93% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.035% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.017% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.0086% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.0086% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.31% fail on Body, chassis, structure (66% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.086% fail on Exhaust system (69% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.060% fail on Transmission (85% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Drive shafts (84% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.060% fail on Joints (84% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.043% fail on Doors
      • 0.017% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.017% fail on Door condition
      • 0.017% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.017% fail on Door condition
      • 0.0086% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.0086% fail on Door condition
    • 0.043% fail on Seats
      • 0.035% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.0086% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.026% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.017% fail on Body
      • 0.0086% fail on Panel
      • 0.0086% fail on Other body component
    • 0.017% fail on Undertray
    • 0.0086% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.0086% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.0086% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 0.0086% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.0086% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
  • 0.29% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.25% fail on Attachment (63% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.043% fail on Condition
  • 0.16% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (48% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.060% fail on Seat belts (64% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Condition (61% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on Attachment
  • 0.095% fail on Steering (71% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.035% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.026% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.0086% fail on Operation
    • 0.035% fail on Electronic power steering (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Steering linkage components (93% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0086% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.0086% fail on Power steering
      • 0.0086% fail on Other components

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