Ford Capri MOT Results

Registered in 1985
76.2% pass rate
from 273 tests in 2020
(18% better than other 1985 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 1985 cars and highlighted areas where the Ford Capri is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.9% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (30% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim (18% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim (12% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamps (4.0% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp (12% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Dipswitch
    • 2.9% fail on Electrical equipment (17% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Horn (30% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Battery(ies) (17% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Direction indicators (29% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Flashing type (29% better than other 1985 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Individual direction indicators (21% better than other 1985 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.5% fail on Stop lamp (46% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (71% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (71% better than other 1985 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (70% better than other 1985 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Switch
    • 0.37% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.37% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.37% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 8.8% fail on Brakes (7.5% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 7.0% fail on Brake performance (1.6% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Service brake performance (98% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 6.2% fail on Rbt (100% worse than other 1985 cars)
          • 4.8% fail on Service brake performance (85% worse than other 1985 cars)
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake imbalance (160% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (9.0% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 3.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (16% worse than other 1985 cars)
          • 2.9% fail on Service brake imbalance (44% worse than other 1985 cars)
          • 0.73% fail on Service brake performance (41% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (71% better than other 1985 cars)
        • 0.73% fail on Rbt (sp) (65% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.73% fail on Rigid brake pipes (49% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Mechanical brake components (18% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.37% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.37% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.37% fail on Brake drums
    • 0.37% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.37% fail on Lever
    • 0.37% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.37% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.37% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.37% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.37% fail on Other braking system component
  • 8.8% fail on Suspension (0.012% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (44% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Suspension arms (8.5% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Pins and bushes (15% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3.2% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (160% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (6 times worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 1.5% fail on Springs (130% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Coil springs (190% worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Coil spring (2 times worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings (37% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Axles
      • 0.37% fail on Axle
  • 4.8% fail on Visibility (25% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Washers (1.8% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Wipers (57% better than other 1985 cars)
  • 4.0% fail on Steering (17% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Steering linkage components (12% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end (1.7% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Ball joint (1.2% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Locking devices (2 times worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Steering gear (9.0% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack (23% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Power steering
      • 0.37% fail on Operation
  • 4.0% fail on Body, chassis, structure (52% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Chassis (30% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Chassis condition (29% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Exhaust system (59% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Fuel system (39% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Pipe (72% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Seats (9.5% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.37% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.37% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.37% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.37% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.37% fail on Doors
      • 0.37% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.37% fail on Door condition
    • 0.37% fail on Cabs
      • 0.37% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 3.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (34% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Exhaust emissions (26% better than other 1985 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Spark ignition (16% better than other 1985 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Non catalyst emissions (4.9% better than other 1985 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.37% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.37% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 2.6% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (56% worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Seat belts (56% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Prescribed areas (77% worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Attachment (4 times worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Condition
  • 0.73% fail on Tyres (62% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Tread depth (15% better than other 1985 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Condition
  • 0.37% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.37% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.37% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.37% fail on Speedometer

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