Ford Galaxy MOT Results

Registered in 1997
46.1% pass rate
from 219 tests in 2020
(33% worse than other 1997 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 1997 cars and highlighted areas where the Ford Galaxy is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (56% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 6.8% fail on Direction indicators (160% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 6.8% fail on Flashing type (160% worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 6.4% fail on Individual direction indicators (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 0.46% fail on All direction indicators
    • 5.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 3.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.2% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.3% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 2.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 2.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.8% fail on Horn
      • 0.46% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.46% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 21% fail on Suspension (47% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (160% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.91% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.91% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 6.4% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 5.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.7% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 2.7% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.8% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.4% fail on Macpherson strut (4 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.46% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.46% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.91% fail on Springs
      • 0.46% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.46% fail on Coil spring
      • 0.46% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.91% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.91% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.46% fail on Sub-frame
  • 16% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 6.4% fail on Transmission
      • 6.4% fail on Drive shafts (120% worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 6.4% fail on Joints (120% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.8% fail on Chassis
      • 1.8% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.91% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.46% fail on Hose
      • 0.46% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.91% fail on Doors
      • 0.91% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.91% fail on Door condition
    • 0.46% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.46% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.46% fail on Bracket
  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 5.9% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 5.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.7% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.46% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.8% fail on Rbt
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.46% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.46% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.46% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt
          • 0.91% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.46% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.46% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.3% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.46% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.46% fail on Cable
    • 2.3% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 2.3% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.91% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.46% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.46% fail on Pedal
  • 12% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 7.8% fail on Steering gear (5 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 7.8% fail on Steering rack (5 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 3.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.46% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.91% fail on Power steering
      • 0.46% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.46% fail on Other components
    • 0.46% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.46% fail on Steering play
      • 0.46% fail on Steering rack
  • 9.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 9.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 8.2% fail on Spark ignition
        • 6.4% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.4% fail on Non catalyst emissions (7 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 0.46% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 1.4% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.91% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.46% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
    • 0.91% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.91% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 9.1% fail on Visibility
    • 4.6% fail on Wipers
    • 3.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.46% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.46% fail on View to rear
      • 0.46% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 9.1% fail on Tyres (110% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.91% fail on Size/type
  • 5.0% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 4.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
      • 0.46% fail on Attachment
    • 1.4% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.46% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.46% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.46% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.46% fail on Speedometer
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