Ford Galaxy MOT Results

Registered in 2002
43.6% pass rate
from 4,882 tests in 2017
(14% worse than other 2002 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 2002 cars and highlighted areas where the Ford Galaxy is unusually good or bad.

  • 35% fail on Suspension (60% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 15% fail on Prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 7.8% fail on Subframe mounting (11 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 7.1% fail on Component mounting (180% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Spring mounting
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars (93% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 8.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (110% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (120% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.18% fail on Attachment
      • 0.082% fail on Condition
    • 8.0% fail on Drive shafts (85% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 7.9% fail on Front drive shafts (87% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 7.9% fail on Constant velocity joints (88% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Couplings
        • 0.020% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.061% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.061% fail on Drive shafts
    • 5.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.10% fail on Attachment
      • 0.020% fail on Condition
    • 4.6% fail on Coil springs
      • 4.6% fail on Condition
      • 0.061% fail on Location
    • 3.4% fail on Macpherson strut (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Shock absorbers (96% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Condition (96% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Front suspension joints (64% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on Wheel bearings (65% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Front (41% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Rear (83% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.16% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.020% fail on Condition
    • 0.082% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.082% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.061% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.041% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.020% fail on Attachment
    • 0.061% fail on Sub-frames (81% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Condition
      • 0.020% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.041% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.041% fail on Condition
    • 0.041% fail on Trailing arms (87% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.020% fail on Attachment
    • 0.020% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.020% fail on Suspension unit
  • 30% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (12% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 11% fail on Position lamps (54% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 9.6% fail on Front lamps (73% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.20% fail on All position lamps (170% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 9.5% fail on Headlamp aim (25% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 8.2% fail on Stop lamp (29% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Registration plate lamp (33% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Direction indicators (47% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Flashing type (47% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Individual lamps (76% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.59% fail on All direction indicators (120% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Side repeaters (52% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Switch
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamps (33% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp (31% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.020% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.020% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.020% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.020% fail on Matched pair
    • 1.7% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.7% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.061% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.3% fail on Battery (42% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Horn (76% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.082% fail on Lamp
      • 0.041% fail on Switch
    • 0.12% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.082% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.082% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.020% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 20% fail on Brakes (18% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 9.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.5% fail on Parking brake performance (46% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Rear wheels (36% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Front wheels (55% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Service brake performance (41% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Brake imbalance (52% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.082% fail on Brake operation
    • 9.0% fail on Hydraulic systems (42% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 8.4% fail on Components (41% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 6.8% fail on Pipes (57% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 2.2% fail on Hoses (54% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.020% fail on Servos
      • 0.49% fail on Leaks
      • 0.18% fail on Operation
      • 0.041% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 4.1% fail on Hub components (26% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.61% fail on Brake calipers (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.020% fail on Brake back plates
    • 2.1% fail on ABS (91% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Parking brake (41% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Condition (40% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Mechanical components (80% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Cable
      • 0.020% fail on Linkage
      • 0.020% fail on Lever
      • 0.020% fail on Pivot
    • 0.23% fail on Air and vacuum systems (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Components (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Servos (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Pipes
        • 0.020% fail on Hoses
      • 0.061% fail on Leaks (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
    • 0.20% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.16% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.16% fail on Pedal
        • 0.12% fail on Condition
        • 0.041% fail on Anti-slip (80% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Electronic stability system (81% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.020% fail on Locking devices
  • 11% fail on Tyres (23% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 5.6% fail on Condition (44% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Size/type
    • 0.061% fail on Valve stem
  • 8.7% fail on Steering (75% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 8.2% fail on Steering system (89% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Track rod end (49% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.18% fail on Free play
        • 0.18% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.14% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.020% fail on Steering box
      • 0.020% fail on Steering damper
      • 0.020% fail on Other components
        • 0.020% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.33% fail on Power steering
      • 0.12% fail on Other components
      • 0.082% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.082% fail on Rams
      • 0.041% fail on Operation
    • 0.16% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.061% fail on Steering control
      • 0.041% fail on Steering column
      • 0.020% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.041% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.020% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 8.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (190% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Vehicle structure (5 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Chassis (5 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Body condition (190% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Doors (61% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.43% fail on Passengers front (160% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Drivers (110% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Seats
      • 0.14% fail on Passengers
      • 0.061% fail on Drivers
    • 0.14% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.082% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.041% fail on Load security
      • 0.020% fail on Access panel
      • 0.020% fail on Bootlid
    • 0.020% fail on Body security
  • 8.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.6% fail on Exhaust system (44% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Emissions (62% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.70% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.39% fail on Cap
      • 0.27% fail on System
      • 0.020% fail on Tank
      • 0.020% fail on Pipe
  • 6.9% fail on Driver's view of the road (27% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Wipers (37% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Washers (35% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.80% fail on Mirrors (88% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.12% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.082% fail on Indirect vision devices (16 times worse than other 2002 cars)
  • 4.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.7% fail on Seat belts (45% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Prescribed areas (34% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Condition
      • 0.29% fail on Requirements (3 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Attachment
      • 0.061% fail on Installation check (8 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.061% fail on Belt(s)/padding (17 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (46% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.86% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (46% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 1.2% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.63% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.47% fail on Attachment
    • 0.16% fail on Condition
  • 0.082% fail on Towbars
    • 0.061% fail on Towbar (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.020% fail on Vehicle structure
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