Audi A5 MOT Results

Registered in 2014
85.7% pass rate
from 10,441 tests in 2017
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.

  • 7.1% fail on Tyres (53% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Condition (95% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Tread depth (71% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (63% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.048% fail on Size/type
    • 0.0096% fail on Valve stem
  • 3.2% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (38% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim (30% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.96% fail on Headlamps (38% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.39% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.029% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.38% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.38% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.36% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.019% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.077% fail on Position lamps (85% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Front lamps (85% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0096% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.0096% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.067% fail on Registration plate lamp (91% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.048% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.029% fail on Stop lamp (95% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.019% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.019% fail on Rear fog lamp (90% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Fog lamp (90% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 2.0% fail on Suspension (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Shock absorbers (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Condition (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.048% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.029% fail on Front
      • 0.019% fail on Rear
    • 0.038% fail on Drive shafts (78% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Front drive shafts (77% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.038% fail on Constant velocity joints (77% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.019% fail on Fluid suspension (9 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0096% fail on Suspension unit
      • 0.0096% fail on Pipes
    • 0.0096% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.0096% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0096% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.0096% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.0096% fail on Spring mounting
  • 1.8% fail on Driver's view of the road (44% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Washers
    • 0.57% fail on Wipers (73% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Windscreen (52% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.038% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.0096% fail on Bonnet
  • 1.1% fail on Brakes (51% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.94% fail on Hub components (36% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Brake pads (33% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Brake discs (79% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0096% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.086% fail on Brake performance (83% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.019% fail on Front wheels (88% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Rear wheels (91% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Parking brake performance (85% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0096% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.0096% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.048% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.048% fail on Components
        • 0.048% fail on Hoses
    • 0.0096% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.0096% fail on Electronic parking brake
  • 0.63% fail on Registration plates and VIN (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on Registration plate (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.34% fail on Road Wheels (170% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.048% fail on Condition
  • 0.29% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.20% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
    • 0.096% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.096% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.086% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (68% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.057% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.029% fail on Emissions
    • 0.0096% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.0096% fail on Pipe
  • 0.048% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.019% fail on Body condition
    • 0.019% fail on Seats
      • 0.019% fail on Drivers
    • 0.0096% fail on Doors
      • 0.0096% fail on Drivers
  • 0.029% fail on Steering (77% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.029% fail on Steering system
      • 0.019% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.0096% fail on Track rod end

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