Audi A8 MOT Results

Registered in 2014
92.5% pass rate
from 1,044 tests in 2020
(62% 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 A8 is unusually good or bad.

  • 3.4% fail on Tyres
    • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 1.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.096% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 1.1% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (80% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.67% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.67% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.19% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.19% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.19% fail on Stop lamp (83% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.096% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.096% fail on Headlamp aim
  • 0.86% fail on Identification of the vehicle (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.86% fail on Registration plates (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.77% fail on Brakes (78% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.57% fail on Mechanical brake components (77% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Brake linings and pads (78% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on Brake pads (77% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.096% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.096% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.19% fail on Brake performance (79% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.096% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.096% fail on Rbt
          • 0.096% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.096% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.096% fail on Rbt (sp)
  • 0.77% fail on Visibility (81% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Washers (71% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.19% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.19% fail on Wipers (93% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.29% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.29% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.19% fail on Suspension (92% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.096% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.096% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.096% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.096% fail on Linkage
  • 0.096% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.096% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.096% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.096% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
Read the Honest John Review

  • Audi A8 (2010 - 2017)
    The ultimate in luxurious travel. Superb refinement and a pleasure to travel in. Good to drive with agile handling. 3.0 TDI offers remarkable economy for such a large car. High-tech and stylish interior.

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