BMW 4-Series M4 MOT Results

Registered in 2014
86.9% pass rate
from 1,090 tests in 2020
(28% better than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the BMW 4-Series M4 is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.9% fail on Tyres
    • 4.7% fail on Condition (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.18% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 2.8% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (50% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.37% fail on Headlamps (71% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp (84% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.28% fail on Stop lamp (76% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.28% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.18% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.092% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.28% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.28% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.28% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.18% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.18% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.18% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.092% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.092% fail on Position lamp
  • 1.7% fail on Brakes (53% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Mechanical brake components (70% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.46% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.37% fail on Brake linings and pads (83% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Brake pads (83% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Anti-lock braking system (9 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Electronic stability control (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Brake performance (80% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.092% fail on Rbt
          • 0.092% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.092% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.092% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.092% fail on Brake fluid
  • 1.6% fail on Suspension
    • 0.83% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.64% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.092% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.092% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.55% fail on Springs
      • 0.55% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.55% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.18% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.092% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.092% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
  • 1.4% fail on Identification of the vehicle (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plates (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 1.0% fail on Visibility (76% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Washers
    • 0.18% fail on Wipers (93% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.092% fail on Windscreen
  • 0.92% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.92% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.83% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.46% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.28% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.092% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.092% fail on Catalytic converter
      • 0.092% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.092% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.18% fail on Body, chassis, structure (80% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Transmission
      • 0.092% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.092% fail on Joints
    • 0.092% fail on Doors
      • 0.092% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.092% fail on Door condition
  • 0.18% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.18% fail on Attachment
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