Audi Q7 MOT Results

Registered in 2007
74.4% pass rate
from 4,776 tests in 2020
(39% better than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi Q7 is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (38% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim (23% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim (22% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps (26% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Position lamp (26% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.021% fail on Switch
    • 2.3% fail on Stop lamp (50% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps (49% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp (48% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.021% fail on Matched pair
    • 1.0% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (65% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (66% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (70% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.021% fail on Switch
    • 0.59% fail on Direction indicators (76% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Flashing type (76% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.52% fail on Individual direction indicators (70% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.042% fail on Side repeaters (93% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.021% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.19% fail on Electrical equipment (72% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.063% fail on Horn (84% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.15% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.042% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.042% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.021% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.021% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 6.5% fail on Brakes (38% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Brake performance (21% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (36% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (15 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (44% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.084% fail on Gradient tester (sp) (10 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Parking brake performance (62% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.40% fail on Rbt (64% better than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.29% fail on Parking brake performance (71% better than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.10% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.021% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.021% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.021% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.021% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.23% fail on Service brake performance (90% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Rbt (90% better than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.21% fail on Service brake performance (89% better than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.042% fail on Service brake imbalance (92% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.17% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (72% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.063% fail on Rbt (sp) (89% better than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.042% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.021% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 1.7% fail on Mechanical brake components (53% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake linings and pads (57% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Brake pads (57% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Brake discs and drums (45% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.71% fail on Brake discs (45% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.063% fail on Cable
    • 0.73% fail on Parking brake control (66% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Lever (88% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.44% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (53% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.29% fail on Anti-lock braking system (61% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.29% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.10% fail on Pedal
    • 0.25% fail on Rigid brake pipes (84% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Air and vacuum systems (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Leaks
      • 0.042% fail on Servos
      • 0.021% fail on Operation
    • 0.042% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.042% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.042% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.021% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.021% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 6.5% fail on Tyres
    • 3.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Size/type
  • 4.3% fail on Visibility (32% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Washers (26% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Wipers (32% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.084% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.063% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.063% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.063% fail on View to rear
      • 0.063% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.042% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (41% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Exhaust emissions (41% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (83% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.042% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.042% fail on Particulate filter
        • 0.042% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.2% fail on Spark ignition (67% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (36% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.021% fail on Non catalyst emissions
    • 0.25% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.19% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.042% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.021% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.021% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.021% fail on Undertray
  • 3.2% fail on Suspension (79% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Suspension arms (46% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.61% fail on Pins and bushes (73% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Ball joint dust cover (59% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.34% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension (13 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Operation (35 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Bellows
    • 0.13% fail on Anti-roll bars (97% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.042% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.021% fail on Linkage
    • 0.13% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.10% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.021% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.084% fail on Sub-frames (77% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.021% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.042% fail on Wheel bearings (96% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.021% fail on Springs
      • 0.021% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.021% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.021% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.021% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.021% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.021% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.021% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 1.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure (77% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Transmission (79% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Drive shafts (83% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Joints (83% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.10% fail on Prop shaft (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.042% fail on Joints
    • 0.23% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.19% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.021% fail on Tank
      • 0.021% fail on Hose
    • 0.21% fail on Doors
      • 0.13% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.10% fail on Door condition
        • 0.021% fail on Catch
      • 0.063% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.063% fail on Door condition
      • 0.021% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.021% fail on Door condition
    • 0.21% fail on Seats
      • 0.15% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.063% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.10% fail on Exhaust system (96% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.063% fail on Body
      • 0.042% fail on Other body component
      • 0.021% fail on Body condition
    • 0.042% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.042% fail on Undertray
    • 0.021% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.021% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 0.96% fail on Road Wheels (89% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.77% fail on Attachment (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Condition
  • 0.92% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (42% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.44% fail on Condition
      • 0.063% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.38% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (55% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.021% fail on Airbags
      • 0.021% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.86% fail on Steering (70% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Steering linkage components (80% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Track rod end (83% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.021% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.021% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.23% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.21% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.021% fail on Steering box
    • 0.10% fail on Power steering
      • 0.063% fail on Other components
      • 0.042% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.021% fail on Operation
    • 0.042% fail on Steering play
      • 0.042% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.021% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.021% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.021% fail on Universal joint
  • 0.82% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.82% fail on Registration plates
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