Audi A7 MOT Results

Registered in 2016
85.0% pass rate
from 2,668 tests in 2020
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 2016 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi A7 is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.5% fail on Tyres (110% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type
    • 0.037% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 1.2% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (65% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Headlamp aim (70% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Headlamp aim (69% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.30% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.037% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.26% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.26% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.22% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.037% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.075% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.075% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.037% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.037% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.037% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.037% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 0.97% fail on Visibility (66% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Washers (52% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Wipers (82% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.15% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.037% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.037% fail on View to rear
      • 0.037% fail on Mirrors
  • 0.82% fail on Identification of the vehicle (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.82% fail on Registration plates (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.71% fail on Brakes (65% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Mechanical brake components (69% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Brake linings and pads (65% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.45% fail on Brake pads (65% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.11% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.075% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.075% fail on Rbt
          • 0.075% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.075% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 0.45% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.37% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.075% fail on Airbags (21 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.037% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.41% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.37% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.19% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.11% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.11% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.037% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.037% fail on Catalytic converter
      • 0.19% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.075% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.075% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.037% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.037% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.037% fail on Undertray
  • 0.19% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment
    • 0.037% fail on Condition
  • 0.11% fail on Suspension (82% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 0.11% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.075% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.075% fail on Bumpers
  • 0.037% fail on Steering
    • 0.037% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.037% fail on Steering rack
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