Audi Q7 MOT Results

Registered in 2009
74.3% pass rate
from 1,527 tests in 2020
(31% better than other 2009 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 2009 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi Q7 is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.7% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (31% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps (36% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.065% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 1.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.6% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Stop lamp (60% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.72% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.72% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.26% fail on Direction indicators (85% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Flashing type (85% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Individual direction indicators (88% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.065% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.065% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.13% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.13% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.13% fail on Horn
    • 0.065% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.065% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 6.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.7% fail on Condition
    • 3.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 5.0% fail on Brakes (37% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (59% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (18 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.98% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.065% fail on Gradient tester (sp)
      • 0.46% fail on Service brake performance (78% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.33% fail on Rbt (84% better than other 2009 cars)
          • 0.20% fail on Service brake performance (89% better than other 2009 cars)
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.065% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.065% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.065% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.065% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.33% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.33% fail on Rbt
          • 0.20% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.13% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.26% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.13% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.065% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.065% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.065% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
    • 1.7% fail on Mechanical brake components (47% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (43% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Brake pads (43% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.65% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.72% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.72% fail on Lever (130% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.20% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.065% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.065% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 4.4% fail on Suspension (65% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.1% fail on Ball joint (60% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Pins and bushes (62% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.065% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.26% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.20% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.065% fail on Other suspension component
    • 0.26% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension (15 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Operation (33 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Bellows
      • 0.065% fail on Levelling valve
    • 0.065% fail on Springs
      • 0.065% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.065% fail on Coil spring
  • 3.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.4% fail on Compression ignition (63% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.065% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.98% fail on Spark ignition (53% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.98% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.20% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.20% fail on Engine oil leaks
    • 0.065% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.065% fail on Undertray
  • 2.9% fail on Visibility (46% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Washers (43% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Wipers (52% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.13% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.065% fail on Driver's view
  • 1.3% fail on Road Wheels (190% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on Attachment (200% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Condition
  • 1.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure (69% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Transmission (72% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Drive shafts (74% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.33% fail on Joints (78% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.065% fail on Bearing housing
      • 0.065% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.065% fail on Joints
    • 0.39% fail on Exhaust system (76% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Doors
      • 0.20% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.20% fail on Door condition
    • 0.065% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.065% fail on System
    • 0.065% fail on Towbar
      • 0.065% fail on Towbar condition
    • 0.065% fail on Body
      • 0.065% fail on Other body component
  • 0.92% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.79% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.13% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.13% fail on Condition
  • 0.39% fail on Steering (79% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.13% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.13% fail on Power steering
      • 0.065% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.065% fail on Other components
    • 0.065% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.065% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.065% fail on Steering wheel
  • 0.26% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.26% fail on Registration plates
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