Daihatsu Charade MOT Results

Registered in 2004
55.4% pass rate
from 834 tests in 2020
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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Daihatsu Charade is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 10.0% fail on Suspension arms (61% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 7.7% fail on Ball joint (170% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 7.6% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Springs
      • 1.9% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (40 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Coil springs (63% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Coil spring (69% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on Mounting
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.84% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.60% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.24% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.12% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.72% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.60% fail on Axles (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Axle
    • 0.60% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.36% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.12% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.12% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.12% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.12% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure (39% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Exhaust system (63% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Transmission
      • 3.1% fail on Drive shafts
        • 2.9% fail on Joints
        • 0.24% fail on Drive shaft (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Chassis (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Chassis condition (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Fuel system (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Tank (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Hose (24 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.60% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.24% fail on Body
      • 0.24% fail on Other body component
    • 0.24% fail on Floor (8 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.12% fail on Bracket
    • 0.12% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.12% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 12% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (52% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 12% fail on Exhaust emissions (58% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 12% fail on Spark ignition (98% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 6.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (97% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 4.3% fail on Catalyst emissions (66% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.12% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.84% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.60% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.24% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.12% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.12% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 5.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.0% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.8% fail on Rbt
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake imbalance (190% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.12% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (75% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp) (74% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.72% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.72% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.48% fail on Parking brake performance (74% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on Rbt (73% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.48% fail on Parking brake performance (70% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.9% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.9% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.9% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.24% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.24% fail on Pedal
    • 0.24% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.24% fail on Lever
    • 0.24% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (82% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.12% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.12% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 11% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (46% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.24% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps (63% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp (61% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.72% fail on Position lamps (78% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Position lamp (78% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.36% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.12% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.12% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.12% fail on Switch
    • 0.12% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.12% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.12% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.12% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 9.6% fail on Visibility
    • 7.1% fail on Wipers (72% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Washers (44% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Driver's view (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on View to rear
      • 0.24% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.12% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.12% fail on Windscreen
  • 5.9% fail on Tyres
    • 4.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 0.12% fail on Size/type
  • 2.3% fail on Steering (54% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Steering linkage components (45% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Track rod end (47% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.24% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.24% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.72% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (77% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.36% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.24% fail on Condition
    • 0.12% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.24% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.24% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.12% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.12% fail on Speedometer
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