Ford Galaxy MOT Results

Registered in 2001
42.6% pass rate
from 3,610 tests in 2017
(16% worse than other 2001 cars)
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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Ford Galaxy is unusually good or bad.

  • 34% fail on Suspension (54% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 15% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 8.8% fail on Subframe mounting (9 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 7.2% fail on Component mounting (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.083% fail on Spring mounting
    • 10% fail on Anti-roll bars (89% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 8.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (90% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.11% fail on Condition
      • 0.11% fail on Attachment
    • 7.2% fail on Drive shafts (65% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 7.0% fail on Front drive shafts (64% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 7.0% fail on Constant velocity joints (63% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.083% fail on Couplings
        • 0.028% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.17% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.17% fail on Drive shafts
    • 5.8% fail on Coil springs (54% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 5.6% fail on Condition (54% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Location
    • 5.1% fail on Macpherson strut (8 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Condition (8 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Suspension arms (23% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (24% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Attachment
      • 0.028% fail on Condition
    • 1.7% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.42% fail on Wheel bearings (76% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Front (61% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Rear (86% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.36% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.25% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.11% fail on Attachment
      • 0.083% fail on Condition
      • 0.055% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.055% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.055% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.055% fail on Axles
      • 0.055% fail on Axle beam
    • 0.028% fail on General condition
    • 0.028% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.028% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.028% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.028% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.028% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 30% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (16% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 10% fail on Position lamps (51% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 9.0% fail on Front lamps (73% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.083% fail on All position lamps
    • 8.8% fail on Headlamp aim (26% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 8.6% fail on Stop lamp (43% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (27% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Direction indicators (51% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Flashing type (51% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 3.5% fail on Individual lamps (90% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.44% fail on Side repeaters (50% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.028% fail on Switch
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps (27% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp (26% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.055% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.028% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.028% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 2.9% fail on Rear fog lamp (73% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Fog lamp (79% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.8% fail on Battery (75% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Trailer electrical socket (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.11% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.083% fail on Horn (87% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.055% fail on Hazard warning (81% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Lamp
      • 0.028% fail on Switch
    • 0.028% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 22% fail on Brakes (23% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 9.4% fail on Hydraulic systems (45% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 8.8% fail on Components (46% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 7.5% fail on Pipes (74% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Hoses
        • 0.17% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.055% fail on Servos
        • 0.028% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.47% fail on Leaks
      • 0.14% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.14% fail on Operation
    • 8.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.8% fail on Parking brake performance (45% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Rear wheels (34% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Front wheels (55% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Service brake performance (61% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.11% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.055% fail on Brake operation
    • 4.9% fail on Hub components (54% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Brake pads (39% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake discs (60% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Brake calipers (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Brake back plates
    • 3.0% fail on ABS (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Parking brake (57% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Condition (57% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.17% fail on Cable
      • 0.028% fail on Lever
      • 0.028% fail on Clevis joint
      • 0.028% fail on Pivot
    • 0.25% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.11% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.11% fail on Pedal
        • 0.055% fail on Condition
        • 0.055% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.083% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.055% fail on Components
        • 0.055% fail on Servos
      • 0.028% fail on Leaks
    • 0.055% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.028% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.028% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 12% fail on Steering (150% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 11% fail on Steering system (180% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Track rod end (150% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.30% fail on Free play (160% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Steering rack (180% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Steering arm (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.36% fail on Power steering
      • 0.19% fail on Other components
      • 0.11% fail on Operation
      • 0.028% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.028% fail on Rams
    • 0.17% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.083% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.055% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.028% fail on Steering control
      • 0.028% fail on Steering column
  • 10% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.4% fail on Wipers
    • 3.0% fail on Washers
    • 1.1% fail on Mirrors (130% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.083% fail on Bonnet
  • 9.7% fail on Tyres
    • 5.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.33% fail on Size/type
    • 0.028% fail on Valve stem
  • 9.4% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 7.2% fail on Exhaust system (51% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Emissions (53% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.80% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.55% fail on Cap (97% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on System
      • 0.083% fail on Pipe
  • 9.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (190% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Body condition (180% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Vehicle structure (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Chassis (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Doors (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Drivers (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.19% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.42% fail on Seats
      • 0.22% fail on Passengers
      • 0.22% fail on Drivers
    • 0.055% fail on Body security
    • 0.055% fail on Load security
      • 0.028% fail on Access panel
      • 0.028% fail on Tailgate
    • 0.055% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.028% fail on Engine mountings
  • 4.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.58% fail on Condition
      • 0.36% fail on Requirements (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Attachment
      • 0.028% fail on Installation check
        • 0.028% fail on Belt(s)/padding
    • 1.7% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.5% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.14% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.028% fail on Seat belt pre-tensioner
  • 1.3% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.28% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.25% fail on Attachment
    • 0.028% fail on Condition
  • 0.055% fail on Towbars
    • 0.055% fail on Vehicle structure
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