Audi Q5 MOT Results

Registered in 2008
76.4% pass rate
from 195 tests in 2017
(36% better than other 2008 cars)
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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi Q5 is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 5.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (47 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Headlamp levelling device (73 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (14 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.51% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.51% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.6% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.51% fail on Rear lamps
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
  • 6.2% fail on Suspension (54% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Coil springs
      • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.0% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.51% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.51% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.51% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 3.1% fail on Tyres
    • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on Tread depth
  • 2.6% fail on Brakes (68% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Hub components
      • 2.1% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.51% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.51% fail on Pedal
        • 0.51% fail on Anti-slip
  • 2.6% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.1% fail on Washers
    • 1.0% fail on Wipers
  • 1.5% fail on Steering
    • 1.5% fail on Steering system
      • 0.51% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.51% fail on Steering arm
  • 1.0% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.0% fail on Doors
      • 1.0% fail on Passengers front (12 times worse than other 2008 cars)
  • 0.51% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.51% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.51% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.51% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.51% fail on Exhaust system
Read the Honest John Review

  • Audi Q5 (2008 - 2017)
    Refined and practical. Impressive rear passenger space and decent boot. Good economy from 2.0 TDI. Chain cam 2.0 TFSI. Smooth long distance comfort.

    Search Good Garages