Audi S5 MOT Results

Registered in 2008
77.9% pass rate
from 298 tests in 2017
(40% better than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi S5 is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.4% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (54% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (18 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (22 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (30 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Headlamp levelling device (35 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.34% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plate lamp (80% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Stop lamp (83% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.34% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.34% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.34% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.34% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.34% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.34% fail on Side repeaters
  • 8.4% fail on Tyres
    • 5.7% fail on Condition
    • 2.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.34% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.34% fail on Size/type
  • 3.4% fail on Suspension (75% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.67% fail on Coil springs (86% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Condition (86% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.34% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.34% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.34% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 3.0% fail on Brakes (62% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Hub components
      • 2.3% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.34% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.34% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.34% fail on Components
        • 0.34% fail on Hoses
  • 2.7% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.0% fail on Washers
    • 0.34% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.34% fail on Wipers
  • 1.0% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.67% fail on Doors
      • 0.67% fail on Passengers front (7 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Body condition
  • 1.0% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.34% fail on Steering
    • 0.34% fail on Steering system
      • 0.34% fail on Drag link end
  • 0.34% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.34% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.34% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.34% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.34% fail on Emissions not tested

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