Audi Q3 MOT Results

Registered in 2013
84.9% pass rate
from 12,178 tests in 2020
(34% better than other 2013 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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi Q3 is unusually good or bad.

  • 4.5% fail on Tyres (11% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.0% fail on Condition (16% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.057% fail on Size/type
    • 0.0082% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 3.9% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (47% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp (26% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (6 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.016% fail on Matched pair (8 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0082% fail on Dipswitch
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (36% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp aim (41% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.40% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (67% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Rear fog lamp (67% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Rear fog lamp (66% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.0082% fail on Switch
    • 0.30% fail on Stop lamp (82% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Direction indicators (59% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Flashing type (59% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.090% fail on Side repeaters (76% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.0082% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.17% fail on Position lamps (78% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Position lamp (79% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0082% fail on Switch
    • 0.11% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.099% fail on Horn
      • 0.016% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.0082% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.082% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.082% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.057% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.025% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (98% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.0082% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.0082% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 3.0% fail on Suspension (29% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Springs (24% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Coil springs (24% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Coil spring (24% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.0082% fail on Mounting
    • 0.30% fail on Shock absorbers (44% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Suspension arms (85% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Pins and bushes (61% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0082% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.16% fail on Anti-roll bars (57% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.066% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.0082% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0082% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0082% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.057% fail on Wheel bearings (66% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.025% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.0082% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.0082% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0082% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.0082% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.0082% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 2.1% fail on Brakes (51% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Mechanical brake components (43% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake linings and pads (55% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Brake pads (54% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.69% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.27% fail on Brake performance (79% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Service brake performance (75% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Rbt (78% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake performance (77% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.025% fail on Service brake imbalance (84% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.025% fail on Decelerometer (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.025% fail on Service brake performance (6 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (59% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Rbt (sp) (73% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.033% fail on Service brake imbalance (70% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.0082% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.025% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.041% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (90% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.025% fail on Rbt (sp) (94% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.016% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.025% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.21% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.19% fail on Anti-lock braking system (94% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.016% fail on Electronic braking system (6 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.082% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.074% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.0082% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.025% fail on Parking brake control (85% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.0082% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.0082% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 1.7% fail on Visibility (58% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Washers (30% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Wipers (80% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.082% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.082% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.074% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.041% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.0082% fail on View to rear
      • 0.0082% fail on Mirrors
  • 1.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (42% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Exhaust emissions (48% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Compression ignition (120% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.025% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.0082% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 0.56% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.56% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (45% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.016% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.0082% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.0082% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.0082% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.0082% fail on Undertray
  • 0.35% fail on Body, chassis, structure (72% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Transmission (68% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Drive shafts (70% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Joints (69% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.016% fail on Flexible couplings (7 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.099% fail on Doors
      • 0.041% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.041% fail on Door condition
      • 0.033% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.025% fail on Door condition
        • 0.0082% fail on Catch
      • 0.025% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.025% fail on Door condition
    • 0.033% fail on Undertray
    • 0.025% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.016% fail on System
      • 0.0082% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.025% fail on Body
      • 0.016% fail on Other body component
      • 0.0082% fail on Panel
    • 0.016% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.0082% fail on Seats
      • 0.0082% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 0.26% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.14% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.12% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.12% fail on Condition
  • 0.16% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.16% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.11% fail on Steering (82% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.066% fail on Electronic power steering (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.033% fail on Steering linkage components (94% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Track rod end (95% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0082% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.0082% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.0082% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.0082% fail on Power steering
      • 0.0082% fail on Operation
  • 0.041% fail on Road Wheels (84% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Attachment (78% better than other 2013 cars)
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