Ford Fiesta MOT Results

Registered in 1986
61.8% pass rate
from 144 tests in 2017
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 Fiesta is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 6.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 4.9% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.4% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.69% fail on All direction indicators
    • 5.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.5% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.69% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.69% fail on Rear lamps
    • 4.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 4.2% fail on Fog lamp
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.1% fail on Battery
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.69% fail on Horn
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 12% fail on Prescribed areas (140% worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 10% fail on Component mounting (180% worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.69% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 2.1% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.4% fail on Front
      • 0.69% fail on Rear
    • 2.1% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.1% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.1% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 1.4% fail on Tie bars/rods (6 times worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (7 times worse than other 1986 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.69% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.69% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.69% fail on Attachment
    • 0.69% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 8.3% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.2% fail on Front wheels
      • 4.2% fail on Rear wheels
      • 4.2% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.4% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance
    • 6.3% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 6.3% fail on Components
        • 4.9% fail on Pipes
        • 1.4% fail on Hoses
    • 2.8% fail on Mechanical components (18 times worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Cable (23 times worse than other 1986 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.69% fail on Pedal
        • 0.69% fail on Condition
    • 0.69% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.69% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
  • 10% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers
    • 3.5% fail on Washers
    • 2.1% fail on Windscreen (5 times worse than other 1986 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (170% worse than other 1986 cars)
    • 7.6% fail on Seat belts (170% worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 7.6% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 1986 cars)
  • 6.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.2% fail on Emissions
    • 2.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.69% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 4.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 4.2% fail on Body condition
    • 0.69% fail on Body security
    • 0.69% fail on Seats
      • 0.69% fail on Drivers
  • 2.8% fail on Steering
    • 1.4% fail on Steering system
      • 1.4% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.69% fail on Steering control
      • 0.69% fail on Steering lock
    • 0.69% fail on Locking devices
  • 2.1% fail on Tyres
    • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Tread depth
  • 2.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate
  • 1.4% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.69% fail on Condition
    • 0.69% fail on Attachment

Search Good Garages