Ford Capri MOT Results

Registered in 1983
78.0% pass rate
from 372 tests in 2020
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 1983 cars and highlighted areas where the Ford Capri is unusually good or bad.

  • 10% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (32% better than other 1983 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.27% fail on Dipswitch
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.27% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.4% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.2% fail on Horn
      • 0.27% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.81% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.81% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.54% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.54% fail on Switch (6 times worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Stop lamp (80% better than other 1983 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.27% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 8.6% fail on Brakes
    • 7.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.8% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.8% fail on Rbt
          • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 3.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 3.0% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.9% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.54% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.54% fail on Rbt
          • 0.54% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.54% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.54% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.27% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.27% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.27% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.27% fail on Pedal
    • 0.27% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.27% fail on Master cylinder
    • 0.27% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.27% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.27% fail on Brake discs
  • 6.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 1.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.3% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.81% fail on Pipe
      • 0.54% fail on System
    • 0.81% fail on Chassis
      • 0.81% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.81% fail on Seats
      • 0.81% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.27% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.54% fail on Doors
      • 0.27% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.27% fail on Door condition
      • 0.27% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.27% fail on Door condition
    • 0.27% fail on Body
      • 0.27% fail on Other body component
    • 0.27% fail on Floor
  • 5.1% fail on Suspension
    • 2.4% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.81% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.54% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.27% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.54% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.27% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.27% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.27% fail on Springs
      • 0.27% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
  • 4.3% fail on Visibility
    • 4.0% fail on Washers
    • 0.27% fail on Wipers
  • 3.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.0% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.0% fail on Spark ignition
        • 3.0% fail on Non catalyst emissions
    • 0.54% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.27% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.27% fail on Other leaks
  • 1.3% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter (4 times worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Speedometer (4 times worse than other 1983 cars)
  • 1.1% fail on Steering (70% better than other 1983 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.54% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.54% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.54% fail on Track rod end
  • 1.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.81% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.54% fail on Condition
  • 0.27% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.27% fail on Anchorages
  • 0.27% fail on Tyres
    • 0.27% fail on Condition

Search Good Garages