Audi RS4 MOT Results

Registered in 2006
78.5% pass rate
from 452 tests in 2020
(51% better than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi RS4 is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.0% fail on Suspension (51% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.88% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.8% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.3% fail on Springs (69% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Coil springs (69% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Coil spring (69% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.22% fail on Pipes
  • 5.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.8% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.5% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.7% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 2.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.44% fail on Emission control equipment (14 times worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.44% fail on Catalytic converter (22 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.44% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.44% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 4.0% fail on Body, chassis, structure (46% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Transmission
      • 3.8% fail on Drive shafts
        • 3.8% fail on Joints
      • 0.22% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.22% fail on Joints
  • 3.8% fail on Brakes (69% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Brake performance (79% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Service brake performance (74% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.66% fail on Rbt (74% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.44% fail on Service brake performance (79% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.22% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.22% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.22% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.22% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.22% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.22% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.22% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 1.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.88% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.88% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.66% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.66% fail on Mechanical brake components (82% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Brake linings and pads (82% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Brake pads (82% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.44% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.22% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 3.8% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (79% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.88% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.66% fail on Headlamps (85% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Headlamp (85% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Stop lamp
  • 2.9% fail on Tyres (61% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.66% fail on Tread depth (85% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 1.1% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.1% fail on Visibility (84% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Wipers (80% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.22% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.22% fail on Washers
  • 0.88% fail on Steering (73% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Steering linkage components (82% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.22% fail on Intermediate drop arm
    • 0.22% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.22% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.22% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 0.22% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.22% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.22% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.22% fail on Attachment
Read the Honest John Review

  • Audi RS4 (2006 - 2008)
    Masses of power, grip and adrenalin-fuelled fun, yet also docile when you want it to be. A fantastic all-round drive.

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