BMW X6 MOT Results

Registered in 2013
84.5% pass rate
from 1,190 tests in 2017
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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the BMW X6 is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.2% fail on Tyres (56% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Condition (140% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.25% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 2.7% fail on Suspension (64% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Coil springs (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.17% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.17% fail on Constant velocity joints
      • 0.084% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.084% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.17% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.17% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.084% fail on Air suspension
      • 0.084% fail on Suspension unit
  • 2.2% fail on Driver's view of the road (49% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.25% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.25% fail on Wipers (92% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.084% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.1% fail on Brakes
    • 1.3% fail on Hub components
      • 1.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.084% fail on Brake back plates
      • 0.084% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.42% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.17% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.084% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.084% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.084% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.34% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.25% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (8 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Components
        • 0.084% fail on Hoses
    • 0.084% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.084% fail on Pedal
        • 0.084% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.084% fail on ABS
  • 2.0% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (68% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.50% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (8 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.50% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (9 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Headlamp aim (81% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.34% fail on Front lamps
    • 0.34% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.34% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.25% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.25% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.25% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.084% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.084% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 1.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.67% fail on Road Wheels (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Condition
  • 0.17% fail on Steering
    • 0.084% fail on Steering control
      • 0.084% fail on Steering lock
    • 0.084% fail on Power steering
      • 0.084% fail on Operation
  • 0.084% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.084% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.084% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.084% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.084% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.084% fail on Pipe
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