Ford Galaxy MOT Results

Registered in 2006
53.7% pass rate
from 4,477 tests in 2017
(9.9% worse than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Ford Galaxy is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (18% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 11% fail on Position lamps (83% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 8.4% fail on Front lamps (78% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Rear lamps (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on All position lamps (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Switch
    • 7.2% fail on Registration plate lamp (21% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.5% fail on Stop lamp (39% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamps (36% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp (35% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.022% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.022% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.022% fail on Switch
    • 2.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.3% fail on Individual lamps (29% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.89% fail on Side repeaters (64% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.67% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.67% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.045% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.45% fail on Horn
    • 0.38% fail on Battery
    • 0.16% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.089% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.067% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.045% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.022% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.022% fail on Switch
  • 17% fail on Suspension
    • 5.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 4.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (33% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.089% fail on Attachment
      • 0.022% fail on Condition
    • 4.8% fail on Drive shafts (65% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Front drive shafts (66% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.7% fail on Constant velocity joints (66% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.045% fail on Couplings
      • 0.045% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.045% fail on Drive shafts
    • 3.3% fail on Coil springs (33% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Condition (35% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Location
    • 3.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (30% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Attachment
    • 1.9% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.9% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Macpherson strut (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.51% fail on Trailing arms (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Condition
      • 0.022% fail on Attachment
    • 0.49% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.34% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.11% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.045% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.47% fail on Wheel bearings (57% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Rear (63% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Front
    • 0.11% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.067% fail on Attachment
      • 0.045% fail on Condition
    • 0.067% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.045% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.022% fail on Condition
    • 0.045% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.045% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.022% fail on Condition
    • 0.022% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.022% fail on Condition
  • 14% fail on Brakes (18% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Brake performance (22% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Parking brake performance (65% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Rear wheels (40% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Front wheels (39% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.16% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.045% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.022% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.2% fail on Hydraulic systems (41% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Components (41% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.7% fail on Pipes
        • 1.1% fail on Hoses (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.022% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.022% fail on Servos
      • 0.40% fail on Leaks
      • 0.089% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.045% fail on Operation
    • 3.7% fail on Hub components
      • 2.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.36% fail on Brake calipers (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.0% fail on Condition (53% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.58% fail on ABS
    • 0.31% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.22% fail on Cable
      • 0.089% fail on Lever (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Linkage
    • 0.22% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.16% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.16% fail on Pedal
        • 0.16% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.022% fail on Condition
    • 0.022% fail on Electronic stability system
  • 9.5% fail on Tyres
    • 5.2% fail on Condition (36% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.16% fail on Size/type
    • 0.089% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.022% fail on Valve stem
  • 6.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (49% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Exhaust system (98% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Emissions (41% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Emissions not tested (74% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.18% fail on Pipe (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Cap
      • 0.16% fail on System
      • 0.022% fail on Tank
      • 0.022% fail on Hose
  • 5.7% fail on Driver's view of the road (16% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Washers
    • 2.4% fail on Wipers (35% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Mirrors (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.22% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.8% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Drivers airbag (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Passengers airbag (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Seat belts (46% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Condition (87% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.13% fail on Requirements (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Attachment
  • 3.0% fail on Steering
    • 2.7% fail on Steering system
      • 1.2% fail on Track rod end (33% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.067% fail on Free play
        • 0.067% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.067% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.045% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.022% fail on Other components
        • 0.022% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.34% fail on Power steering
      • 0.16% fail on Operation
      • 0.089% fail on Other components
      • 0.045% fail on Electronic power steering
      • 0.045% fail on Drive system (9 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Pump
    • 0.13% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.045% fail on Steering control
      • 0.045% fail on Steering column
    • 0.022% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (46% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.58% fail on Doors
      • 0.27% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.18% fail on Drivers
      • 0.13% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.47% fail on Body condition
    • 0.20% fail on Seats
      • 0.11% fail on Passengers
      • 0.11% fail on Drivers
    • 0.16% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.16% fail on Chassis
    • 0.067% fail on Body security
    • 0.067% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.045% fail on Engine mountings
  • 0.80% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.80% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.42% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.40% fail on Attachment
    • 0.022% fail on Condition
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