Ford Fiesta MOT Results

Registered in 1994
57.4% pass rate
from 615 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 1994 cars and highlighted areas where the Ford Fiesta is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Suspension
    • 13% fail on Prescribed areas (97% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 9.9% fail on Component mounting (92% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Subframe mounting (2 times worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Suspension arms (160% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (170% worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Drive shafts
      • 3.3% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 3.3% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.65% fail on Anti-roll bars (76% better than other 1994 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Attachment
      • 0.16% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.65% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.65% fail on Rear
    • 0.49% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.33% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.16% fail on Condition
      • 0.16% fail on Location
    • 0.33% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.33% fail on Condition
    • 0.16% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.16% fail on Attachment
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Brake performance (36% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 7.0% fail on Front wheels (110% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.49% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.16% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.16% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.9% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.4% fail on Components
        • 2.8% fail on Pipes
        • 1.3% fail on Hoses
        • 0.16% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.16% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.16% fail on Servos
        • 0.16% fail on Valves
      • 0.16% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.16% fail on Operation
      • 0.16% fail on Leaks
    • 1.3% fail on Hub components
      • 0.65% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.33% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.16% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.16% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 0.81% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.81% fail on Condition
    • 0.33% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.16% fail on ABS
  • 14% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (35% worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 10% fail on Emissions (83% worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.3% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.33% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.16% fail on Cap
      • 0.16% fail on System
  • 14% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (31% better than other 1994 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.1% fail on Individual lamps (90% worse than other 1994 cars)
        • 0.65% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.16% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps (51% better than other 1994 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.81% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.98% fail on Battery
    • 0.49% fail on Horn
    • 0.49% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.33% fail on Registration plate lamp (93% better than other 1994 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Rear fog lamp (91% better than other 1994 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.16% fail on Switch
    • 0.16% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.16% fail on Lamp
      • 0.16% fail on Switch
  • 9.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (87% worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 9.3% fail on Seat belts (100% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 9.1% fail on Prescribed areas (130% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Condition
      • 0.16% fail on Attachment
  • 7.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.7% fail on Body condition
    • 2.0% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.0% fail on Chassis
    • 0.98% fail on Doors
      • 0.49% fail on Drivers
      • 0.33% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.16% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.65% fail on Seats
      • 0.33% fail on Passengers
      • 0.33% fail on Drivers
    • 0.16% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.16% fail on Speedometer
  • 7.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.4% fail on Wipers
    • 2.0% fail on Washers
    • 0.49% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.49% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.16% fail on Bonnet
  • 6.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.6% fail on Condition
  • 2.3% fail on Steering (55% better than other 1994 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Steering system (65% better than other 1994 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.49% fail on Free play
        • 0.49% fail on Steering rack (6 times worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Track rod end (83% better than other 1994 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Steering control
      • 0.16% fail on Steering column
      • 0.16% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.16% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.33% fail on Power steering
      • 0.16% fail on Operation
      • 0.16% fail on Other components
    • 0.33% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.16% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.81% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.81% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.16% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.16% fail on Condition

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