Ford Capri MOT Results

Registered in 1986
70.0% pass rate
from 500 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 1986 cars and highlighted areas where the Ford Capri is unusually good or bad.

  • 17% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 5.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.6% fail on Individual lamps
        • 2.2% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.20% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.6% fail on Fog lamp (65% better than other 1986 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.60% fail on Switch
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.0% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.8% fail on Horn
    • 1.2% fail on Battery
    • 0.80% fail on Stop lamp (74% better than other 1986 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.60% fail on Lamp
    • 0.40% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.20% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 8.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.8% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.4% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance
    • 4.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 3.2% fail on Components
        • 2.6% fail on Pipes
        • 0.40% fail on Hoses
        • 0.20% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.80% fail on Leaks
      • 0.20% fail on Operation
    • 1.6% fail on Hub components
      • 0.60% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.60% fail on Brake calipers (3 times worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.20% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 1.2% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
      • 0.20% fail on Fitment
    • 0.80% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.60% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.40% fail on Cable
      • 0.20% fail on Clevis joint
    • 0.40% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.40% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
      • 0.20% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
    • 0.20% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.20% fail on Pedal
        • 0.20% fail on Condition
    • 0.20% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.20% fail on Leaks
  • 12% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (42% worse than other 1986 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Emissions (80% worse than other 1986 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.8% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.60% fail on Pipe
      • 0.60% fail on System
      • 0.40% fail on Tank
      • 0.40% fail on Cap
      • 0.20% fail on Hose
    • 0.60% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 10% fail on Suspension
    • 5.6% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.4% fail on Spring mounting (3 times worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.20% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 2.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.40% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.80% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.20% fail on Attachment
      • 0.20% fail on Linkage condition
    • 1.0% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.80% fail on Condition
      • 0.20% fail on Location
    • 0.60% fail on Leaf springs (8 times worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
      • 0.20% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 0.20% fail on Anchor
      • 0.20% fail on Shackle bracket
    • 0.60% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.60% fail on Condition
    • 0.60% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.60% fail on Front
    • 0.20% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
  • 6.6% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.8% fail on Washers
    • 1.8% fail on Wipers
    • 0.40% fail on Windscreen
  • 5.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.0% fail on Seats (160% worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Passengers (3 times worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Drivers
    • 1.8% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.8% fail on Chassis
    • 1.8% fail on Body condition
    • 0.60% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.20% fail on Doors
      • 0.20% fail on Passengers front
  • 4.2% fail on Steering
    • 3.8% fail on Steering system
      • 2.4% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.0% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.60% fail on Free play
        • 0.60% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.20% fail on Other components
        • 0.20% fail on Steering component
    • 0.20% fail on Steering control
      • 0.20% fail on Steering column
    • 0.20% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.20% fail on Power steering
      • 0.20% fail on Other components
  • 3.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.40% fail on Attachment
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
  • 1.8% fail on Tyres
    • 0.80% fail on Condition
    • 0.80% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.20% fail on Size/type
  • 0.40% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.40% fail on Attachment
  • 0.40% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.40% fail on Registration plate

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