Audi Q7 MOT Results

Registered in 2012
83.3% pass rate
from 2,541 tests in 2020
(39% better than other 2012 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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi Q7 is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.7% fail on Tyres
    • 5.0% fail on Condition (89% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Tread depth (37% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.039% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 3.8% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (58% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps (36% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp (46% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.91% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.79% fail on Headlamp aim (67% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Headlamp aim (70% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.39% fail on Direction indicators (70% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Flashing type (70% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on Individual direction indicators (68% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.31% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.31% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.31% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.28% fail on Rear reflectors (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Stop lamp (93% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.079% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.039% fail on Reversing lamp switch
    • 0.079% fail on Position lamps (93% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.079% fail on Position lamp (93% better than other 2012 cars)
  • 2.7% fail on Visibility (36% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Washers
    • 1.1% fail on Wipers (52% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.079% fail on View to rear
      • 0.079% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.039% fail on Bonnet
  • 2.0% fail on Brakes (63% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.94% fail on Mechanical brake components (69% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Brake linings and pads (76% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.59% fail on Brake pads (76% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.55% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.51% fail on Brake performance (73% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.20% fail on Rbt (sp) (68% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.12% fail on Rbt
          • 0.12% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.039% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.039% fail on Rbt
          • 0.039% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.039% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.039% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.039% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.039% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 0.31% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.24% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.20% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.16% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.16% fail on Lever
    • 0.079% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.039% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.039% fail on Pedal
  • 0.98% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.83% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.67% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.51% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.12% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.039% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.16% fail on Spark ignition (80% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.28% fail on Fluid leaks (200% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Engine oil leaks (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.71% fail on Steering
    • 0.47% fail on Steering gear (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Steering rack (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Operation
    • 0.12% fail on Power steering (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Operation
      • 0.039% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.039% fail on Other components
    • 0.079% fail on Steering linkage components (90% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.079% fail on Other components (28 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.039% fail on Steering component
        • 0.039% fail on Steering linkage
    • 0.079% fail on Steering play
      • 0.079% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.63% fail on Body, chassis, structure (63% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Transmission (72% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Drive shafts (76% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Joints (76% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.039% fail on Joints
    • 0.12% fail on Exhaust system (81% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Doors
      • 0.079% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.079% fail on Door condition
      • 0.039% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.039% fail on Door condition
    • 0.079% fail on Body
      • 0.039% fail on Panel
      • 0.039% fail on Other body component
    • 0.039% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.039% fail on Pipe
    • 0.039% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.039% fail on Seats
      • 0.039% fail on Driver's seat
  • 0.59% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.59% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.55% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.35% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.35% fail on Condition
    • 0.20% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.55% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.39% fail on Attachment
    • 0.16% fail on Condition
  • 0.20% fail on Suspension (97% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Suspension arms (92% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Pins and bushes (86% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.039% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.039% fail on Wheel bearings
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