BMW 6-Series M6 MOT Results

Registered in 2006
78.7% pass rate
from 141 tests in 2017
(50% better than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the BMW 6-Series M6 is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.9% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (54% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.8% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.4% fail on Individual lamps
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.71% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.71% fail on Fog lamp
  • 5.7% fail on Brakes
    • 2.1% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.71% fail on Brake operation
    • 1.4% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.4% fail on Components
        • 1.4% fail on Pipes
    • 1.4% fail on Hub components
      • 1.4% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.71% fail on Electronic stability system
  • 3.5% fail on Tyres
    • 2.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.71% fail on Condition
  • 3.5% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.1% fail on Washers
    • 1.4% fail on Wipers
  • 2.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.1% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 2.1% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 1.4% fail on Steering
    • 1.4% fail on Steering system
      • 1.4% fail on Track rod end
  • 1.4% fail on Suspension (91% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.71% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.71% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.71% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.71% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 1.4% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.71% fail on Condition
    • 0.71% fail on Attachment
  • 1.4% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.71% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.71% fail on Emissions

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