Audi A7 MOT Results

Registered in 2011
83.9% pass rate
from 1,790 tests in 2020
(49% better than other 2011 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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi A7 is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.3% fail on Tyres (15% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Tread depth (3.5% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Condition (38% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 3.9% fail on Suspension (61% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Suspension arms (41% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Pins and bushes (13% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint (89% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Suspension arm (130% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.4% fail on Springs (62% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Coil springs (62% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Coil spring (62% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Wheel bearings (3.0% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Anti-roll bars (89% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (190% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Shock absorbers (86% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 3.0% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (70% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamp aim (53% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim (55% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (29% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamps (59% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Headlamp (66% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.50% fail on Direction indicators (68% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Flashing type (68% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Side repeaters (33% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.056% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.39% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (77% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Stop lamp (88% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.056% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.056% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.056% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 1.7% fail on Visibility (62% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Washers (41% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Wipers (79% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.056% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.056% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.056% fail on Windscreen
  • 1.6% fail on Brakes (76% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.95% fail on Mechanical brake components (70% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Brake linings and pads (72% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.61% fail on Brake pads (74% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.34% fail on Brake discs and drums (68% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.34% fail on Brake discs (68% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (28% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Anti-lock braking system (18% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Electronic stability control (40% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 0.17% fail on Brake performance (94% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Service brake performance (92% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Rbt (92% better than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.056% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.056% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.056% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.056% fail on Rbt
          • 0.056% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.056% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.056% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 0.11% fail on Flexible brake hoses (38% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (38% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (81% worse than other 2011 cars)
  • 1.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure (59% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Exhaust system (35% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Transmission (75% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Drive shafts (74% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Joints (79% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on Flexible couplings
    • 0.056% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.056% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.056% fail on Bumpers
  • 0.78% fail on Identification of the vehicle (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.78% fail on Registration plates (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
  • 0.56% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (74% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Exhaust emissions (72% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Compression ignition (40% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (29% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.056% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.056% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.11% fail on Spark ignition (91% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (83% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 0.50% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (23% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (31% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.056% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.056% fail on Condition
  • 0.34% fail on Steering (77% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Steering gear (24% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Steering rack (20% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Steering linkage components (91% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.056% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.11% fail on Electronic power steering (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.056% fail on Power steering
      • 0.056% fail on Operation
  • 0.34% fail on Road Wheels (12% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Attachment (21% worse than other 2011 cars)
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