Ford Capri MOT Results

Registered in 1987
78.9% pass rate
from 456 tests in 2017
(39% better than other 1987 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 1987 cars and highlighted areas where the Ford Capri is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (30% better than other 1987 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.9% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.22% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.22% fail on Switch
      • 0.22% fail on Dipswitch
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.3% fail on Side repeaters
        • 1.1% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.22% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.5% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.44% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.22% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.8% fail on Battery
    • 1.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (64% better than other 1987 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Fog lamp (65% better than other 1987 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.22% fail on Switch
    • 1.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.5% fail on Horn
    • 0.22% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.22% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.22% fail on Lamp
  • 8.6% fail on Brakes (32% better than other 1987 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.7% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.3% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.5% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.22% fail on Service brake performance
    • 2.4% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.0% fail on Components
        • 1.1% fail on Hoses
        • 0.44% fail on Cylinders (5 times worse than other 1987 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Pipes (80% better than other 1987 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.44% fail on Operation
      • 0.22% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.88% fail on Hub components
      • 0.44% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.22% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.22% fail on Brake drums
    • 0.44% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.44% fail on Pedal
        • 0.44% fail on Condition
    • 0.44% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.22% fail on Lever
      • 0.22% fail on Cable
    • 0.44% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.22% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.22% fail on Condition
    • 0.22% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.22% fail on Components
        • 0.22% fail on Servos
  • 6.4% fail on Suspension (48% better than other 1987 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.2% fail on Spring mounting (170% worse than other 1987 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Component mounting (62% better than other 1987 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.66% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (4 times worse than other 1987 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Attachment
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.22% fail on Condition
    • 0.88% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.66% fail on Front
      • 0.22% fail on Rear
    • 0.44% fail on Leaf springs (5 times worse than other 1987 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Condition
      • 0.22% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 0.22% fail on Shackle
    • 0.44% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.22% fail on Condition
      • 0.22% fail on Location
    • 0.44% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.44% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.22% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.22% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.22% fail on Condition
  • 6.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.8% fail on Washers
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers
    • 0.22% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (41% better than other 1987 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Emissions
    • 1.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.88% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.44% fail on Pipe
      • 0.22% fail on Tank
      • 0.22% fail on System
  • 3.3% fail on Steering
    • 2.2% fail on Steering system
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.66% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.44% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.22% fail on Free play
        • 0.22% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.22% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.88% fail on Locking devices (3 times worse than other 1987 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Steering control
      • 0.22% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.22% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.22% fail on Steering operation
  • 2.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.3% fail on Body condition
    • 0.66% fail on Seats
      • 0.66% fail on Passengers
    • 0.44% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.44% fail on Chassis
  • 2.2% fail on Tyres
    • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.88% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.66% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.44% fail on Condition
  • 0.88% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.88% fail on Registration plate

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