Audi A8 MOT Results

Registered in 2014
92.8% pass rate
from 914 tests in 2017
(49% 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.

  • 4.2% fail on Tyres
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 0.44% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type
  • 1.9% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (63% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.22% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (14 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.11% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.55% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.55% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.44% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.11% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.22% fail on Headlamp aim (91% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.11% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.11% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.11% fail on Stop lamp
  • 0.66% fail on Driver's view of the road (80% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.22% fail on Wipers (90% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.44% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.44% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.33% fail on Suspension
    • 0.22% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.22% fail on Rear (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Air suspension
      • 0.11% fail on Operation
    • 0.11% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.11% fail on Condition
  • 0.33% fail on Brakes (85% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Hub components (85% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Brake pads (84% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.11% fail on Front wheels
  • 0.33% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.33% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.33% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.11% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.11% fail on Condition
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  • 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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