Ford Galaxy MOT Results

Registered in 2017
77.9% pass rate
from 2,307 tests in 2020
(110% worse than other 2017 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 2017 cars and highlighted areas where the Ford Galaxy is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (2 times worse than other 2017 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (8 times worse than other 2017 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamps (5 times worse than other 2017 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Headlamp (5 times worse than other 2017 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Headlamp levelling device (4 times worse than other 2017 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.91% fail on Position lamps (7 times worse than other 2017 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Position lamp (7 times worse than other 2017 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.82% fail on Stop lamp (92% worse than other 2017 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.43% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.39% fail on Side repeaters (140% worse than other 2017 cars)
        • 0.087% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.13% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.087% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.087% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.043% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.043% fail on Horn
  • 4.2% fail on Tyres (64% worse than other 2017 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Tread depth (130% worse than other 2017 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.087% fail on Size/type
    • 0.043% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 2.2% fail on Visibility
    • 1.3% fail on Washers (110% worse than other 2017 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Wipers
    • 0.087% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.043% fail on Driver's view
  • 1.6% fail on Brakes
    • 1.3% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.087% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.087% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.22% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (3 times worse than other 2017 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Anti-lock braking system (8 times worse than other 2017 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.13% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.087% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.087% fail on Rbt
          • 0.043% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.043% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.043% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.043% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 0.043% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 0.65% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2017 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Seat belts (200% worse than other 2017 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Condition (180% worse than other 2017 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Attachment
    • 0.26% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2017 cars)
  • 0.43% fail on Road Wheels (170% worse than other 2017 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2017 cars)
  • 0.39% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.22% fail on Transmission
      • 0.17% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.17% fail on Joints
      • 0.043% fail on Belts
    • 0.087% fail on Seats
      • 0.043% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.043% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.043% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.043% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.043% fail on Bracket
  • 0.35% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.22% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.17% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.13% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.043% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.043% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.043% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.13% fail on Fluid leaks (5 times worse than other 2017 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Engine oil leaks (5 times worse than other 2017 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.22% fail on Suspension
    • 0.087% fail on Suspension rods (12 times worse than other 2017 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Suspension rod
      • 0.043% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.043% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.043% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.043% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.043% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 0.043% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.043% fail on Registration plates
Read the Honest John Review

  • Ford Galaxy (2015 on)
    As big and as practical as ever, excellent refinement and ride quality, plenty of modern technology, affordable running costs, five star Euro NCAP rating.

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