Audi S4 MOT Results

Registered in 2005
73.9% pass rate
from 188 tests in 2017
(42% better than other 2005 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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi S4 is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (43% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 8.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (10 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (13 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (21 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.53% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.53% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.6% fail on Position lamps (74% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Front lamps (79% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Rear lamps
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim (75% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.1% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.53% fail on Battery
    • 0.53% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.53% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.53% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.53% fail on Individual lamps
  • 9.6% fail on Suspension (50% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Coil springs
      • 4.3% fail on Condition
    • 4.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.1% fail on Drive shafts
      • 1.1% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 1.1% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.53% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.53% fail on Attachment
    • 0.53% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.53% fail on Front
    • 0.53% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 8.0% fail on Tyres
    • 4.8% fail on Condition
    • 2.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.53% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 4.8% fail on Brakes (64% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.1% fail on Components
        • 1.6% fail on Hoses
        • 0.53% fail on Pipes
    • 1.6% fail on Brake performance (77% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake performance not tested (8 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Rear wheels
    • 1.1% fail on Hub components
      • 0.53% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.53% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.53% fail on ABS
  • 4.3% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.1% fail on Washers
    • 1.6% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.53% fail on Wipers
  • 2.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate
  • 1.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.6% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.6% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 1.1% fail on Steering
    • 1.1% fail on Steering system
      • 0.53% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.53% fail on Track rod end
  • 1.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (80% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.53% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.53% fail on System
  • 0.53% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.53% fail on Seats
      • 0.53% fail on Passengers

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