Ford Galaxy MOT Results

Registered in 2006
50.9% pass rate
from 4,623 tests in 2020
(12% 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.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (15% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Stop lamp (53% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Position lamps (88% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Position lamp (86% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on All position lamps (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.26% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamps (31% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Headlamp (32% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.022% fail on Matched pair
    • 2.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 1.0% fail on Side repeaters (61% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.93% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.65% fail on Horn (66% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.065% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.043% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.48% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (42% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Rear fog lamp (45% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.45% fail on Rear fog lamp (43% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on Switch
      • 0.022% fail on Front fog lamps
        • 0.022% fail on Front fog lamps
    • 0.24% fail on Rear reflectors (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.043% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.043% fail on Switch
    • 0.022% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.022% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 19% fail on Suspension (17% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Suspension arms (41% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Suspension arm (11 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.7% fail on Ball joint dust cover (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 6.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (30% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (85% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint dust cover (73% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.45% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.43% fail on Pins and bushes (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage (65% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.065% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.9% fail on Springs
      • 3.6% fail on Coil springs
        • 3.5% fail on Coil spring (18% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.087% fail on Mounting
      • 0.30% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (14 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.3% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (56% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.91% fail on Macpherson strut (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Pins and bushes (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.043% fail on Ball joint (9 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.28% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.022% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.45% fail on Wheel bearings (61% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Sub-frames (62% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.043% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.022% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.065% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.043% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.022% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.043% fail on Axles
      • 0.043% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
  • 14% fail on Brakes (19% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.8% fail on Brake performance (25% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 6.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (70% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 6.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (79% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 3.5% fail on Parking brake performance (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 3.4% fail on Rbt (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 3.1% fail on Parking brake performance (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.30% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.043% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.043% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.043% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.022% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.022% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance (31% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt (32% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance (39% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.54% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.065% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.043% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.022% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.65% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.65% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.41% fail on Service brake performance (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.35% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.11% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (37% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (40% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 3.5% fail on Brake pads (41% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.5% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.65% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.52% fail on Cable (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.087% fail on Lever
        • 0.043% fail on Pivot (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on Linkage
    • 2.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.63% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.61% fail on Lever
      • 0.022% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.52% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (53% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Anti-lock braking system (49% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Electronic stability control (80% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (90% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.41% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.32% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.11% fail on Pedal
    • 0.39% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.22% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.11% fail on Reservoirs (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.022% fail on Servos
      • 0.022% fail on Valves
    • 0.13% fail on Air and vacuum systems (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Operation (22 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up (12 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Servos
      • 0.022% fail on Leaks
    • 0.043% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.043% fail on Other components
  • 12% fail on Body, chassis, structure (57% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Exhaust system (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Transmission
      • 3.9% fail on Drive shafts (26% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 3.8% fail on Joints (25% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Flexible couplings (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.043% fail on Joints
    • 0.87% fail on Doors (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Other passenger's door (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.50% fail on Door condition (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Front passenger's door (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Door condition (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.087% fail on Door condition
    • 0.52% fail on Integral vehicle structure (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.022% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 0.52% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.17% fail on Pipe (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on System
      • 0.11% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.065% fail on Tank
      • 0.065% fail on Hose
    • 0.43% fail on Chassis (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Chassis condition (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Body
      • 0.19% fail on Other body component
      • 0.043% fail on Panel
      • 0.022% fail on Body condition
    • 0.24% fail on Seats
      • 0.17% fail on Passenger's seat (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.15% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.11% fail on Undertray
    • 0.087% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.087% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.043% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.022% fail on Spare wheel condition
      • 0.022% fail on Carrier
    • 0.043% fail on Load security (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.022% fail on Tailgate condition
      • 0.022% fail on Access panel
    • 0.022% fail on Cabs
      • 0.022% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 9.2% fail on Tyres (23% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.2% fail on Condition (33% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Size/type
  • 5.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.7% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.7% fail on Compression ignition (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Emissions not tested (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.67% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.13% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.13% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.065% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.043% fail on Catalytic converter
          • 0.022% fail on NOx sensor
        • 0.022% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 1.1% fail on Spark ignition (73% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.78% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (66% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Catalyst emissions (79% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Emissions not tested (79% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.15% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.043% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.022% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.043% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.022% fail on Sound deadening material
      • 0.022% fail on Undertray
  • 5.9% fail on Visibility
    • 2.7% fail on Washers
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers (34% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on View to rear (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Mirrors (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Bonnet (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.24% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.15% fail on Driver's view
  • 5.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Seat belts (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Condition (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Prescribed areas (70% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Requirements
      • 0.065% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.087% fail on Airbags
      • 0.087% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 3.5% fail on Steering
    • 1.8% fail on Steering gear (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Steering linkage components (36% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Track rod end (38% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.043% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.30% fail on Power steering
      • 0.19% fail on Operation (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Other components
      • 0.022% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.022% fail on Rams
    • 0.087% fail on Steering play
      • 0.087% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.043% fail on Steering column
    • 0.022% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.022% fail on Steering wheel
  • 0.89% fail on Road Wheels (67% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.84% fail on Attachment (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.043% fail on Condition
  • 0.78% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.78% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.022% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.022% fail on Anchorages
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