Daihatsu Sirion MOT Results

Registered in 2005
59.7% pass rate
from 1,277 tests in 2020
(11% better than other 2005 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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Daihatsu Sirion is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Suspension
    • 7.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (33% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Linkage ball joints (150% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (13 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Linkage
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (91% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.078% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.078% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 6.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.6% fail on Ball joint (120% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Suspension arm (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Pins and bushes (94% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint dust cover (82% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (150% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.2% fail on Sub-frames (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (8 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.70% fail on Springs (83% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.70% fail on Coil springs (83% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.70% fail on Coil spring (83% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.39% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.23% fail on Wheel bearings (84% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Axles
      • 0.16% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.16% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.078% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.078% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.16% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.078% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.078% fail on Ball joint
  • 13% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (33% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.23% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamps (41% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp (42% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.9% fail on Position lamps (41% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Position lamp (48% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (52% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Direction indicators (89% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Flashing type (89% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Individual direction indicators (92% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Side repeaters (80% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (76% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Rear fog lamp (76% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Rear fog lamp (75% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.078% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.078% fail on Switch
    • 0.078% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.078% fail on Battery(ies)
  • 9.2% fail on Brakes (32% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Brake performance (46% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.55% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (63% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt (sp) (60% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt
          • 1.0% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.078% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.23% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.078% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.078% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.078% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 3.5% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.3% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.4% fail on Brake discs
    • 3.0% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.39% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.39% fail on Lever
    • 0.23% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (82% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Anti-lock braking system (78% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.078% fail on Pedal
      • 0.078% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.078% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.078% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.078% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 7.3% fail on Visibility
    • 5.8% fail on Wipers (56% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Washers (60% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on View to rear
      • 0.39% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.16% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.16% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.078% fail on Driver's view
  • 7.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 2.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.4% fail on Chassis (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Chassis condition (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 1.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.078% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 0.94% fail on Transmission (74% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.86% fail on Drive shafts (75% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.86% fail on Joints (75% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.078% fail on Joints
    • 0.70% fail on Bumpers (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Doors
      • 0.16% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.16% fail on Door condition
    • 0.078% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.078% fail on Carrier
    • 0.078% fail on Body
      • 0.078% fail on Other body component
    • 0.078% fail on Load security
      • 0.078% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.078% fail on Tailgate condition
    • 0.078% fail on Floor
    • 0.078% fail on Seats
      • 0.078% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.078% fail on Cabs
      • 0.078% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 5.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (28% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.9% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.3% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.9% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.94% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.16% fail on Compression ignition (91% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 4.4% fail on Tyres (41% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth (37% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Condition (45% better than other 2005 cars)
  • 2.9% fail on Steering
    • 1.3% fail on Steering linkage components (57% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Track rod end (56% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.94% fail on Electronic power steering (13 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Steering play (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Power steering
      • 0.39% fail on Operation (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.16% fail on Steering rack
  • 2.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.7% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.39% fail on Seat belts (67% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.16% fail on Condition
  • 0.31% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.31% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.078% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.078% fail on Attachment
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