Audi Q3 MOT Results

Registered in 2015
89.7% pass rate
from 14,957 tests in 2020
(35% better than other 2015 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 2015 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi Q3 is unusually good or bad.

  • 3.4% fail on Tyres
    • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Tread depth (31% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.047% fail on Size/type
    • 0.047% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 2.2% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (45% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Headlamp aim (43% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Headlamp aim (41% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0067% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.66% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.59% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (7 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Headlamp (91% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.19% fail on Stop lamp (69% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Direction indicators (52% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Flashing type (52% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.074% fail on Side repeaters (69% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.053% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.020% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.13% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.0067% fail on Front fog lamps
        • 0.0067% fail on Front fog lamps
    • 0.087% fail on Position lamps (67% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Position lamp (71% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.087% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.087% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.060% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.047% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.047% fail on Horn
    • 0.0067% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 1.7% fail on Suspension (28% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Shock absorbers (110% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Springs
      • 0.56% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.55% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.0067% fail on Mounting
    • 0.46% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.45% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0067% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.080% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.040% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.013% fail on Linkage
      • 0.013% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.0067% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.0067% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.013% fail on Wheel bearings (84% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0067% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0067% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 1.1% fail on Visibility (71% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Washers (39% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Wipers (87% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.067% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.067% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.027% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.027% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.013% fail on View to rear
      • 0.013% fail on Mirrors
  • 1.0% fail on Brakes (62% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Mechanical brake components (66% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Brake linings and pads (76% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Brake pads (76% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.30% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.35% fail on Brake performance (44% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Service brake performance (56% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Rbt (59% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.15% fail on Service brake performance (49% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.0067% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.0067% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.0067% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.0067% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.0067% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.087% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (52% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.080% fail on Rbt (sp) (53% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0067% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.067% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.040% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.027% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.020% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.020% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (6 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0067% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.0067% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.053% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.053% fail on Rbt
          • 0.047% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.0067% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.033% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.040% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.040% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.013% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.0067% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.0067% fail on Pedal
    • 0.0067% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.0067% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.0067% fail on Electronic stability control
  • 0.55% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.55% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.36% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.20% fail on Catalyst emissions (87% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.0067% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.0067% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.19% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.18% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.0067% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
    • 0.0067% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.0067% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.22% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.22% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.19% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.094% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.074% fail on Condition (52% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Requirements
    • 0.087% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.013% fail on Airbags
      • 0.013% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.15% fail on Body, chassis, structure (71% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.053% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.053% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.027% fail on Transmission (84% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Drive shafts (87% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Joints (87% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0067% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.0067% fail on Joints
    • 0.020% fail on Body
      • 0.013% fail on Other body component
      • 0.0067% fail on Panel
    • 0.020% fail on Doors
      • 0.013% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.013% fail on Door condition
      • 0.0067% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.0067% fail on Hinge
    • 0.013% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.013% fail on Seats
      • 0.0067% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.0067% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.0067% fail on Undertray
  • 0.027% fail on Road Wheels (83% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.027% fail on Attachment (77% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.020% fail on Steering (89% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.020% fail on Steering linkage components (85% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Track rod end (89% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0067% fail on Other components
        • 0.0067% fail on Steering linkage
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  • Audi Q3 (2011 - 2018)
    Stylish. compact SUV in a similar fashion to the Range Rover Evoque. Impressive fuel economy and low CO2. Two and four-wheel drive available.

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