Ford Mondeo MOT Results

Registered in 2014
82.0% pass rate
from 11,863 tests in 2017
(26% worse than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Ford Mondeo is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.0% fail on Tyres (50% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Condition (97% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Tread depth (51% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (71% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Size/type (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Valve stem
  • 6.8% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (35% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim (65% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate lamp (98% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.59% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.034% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.034% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.0084% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0084% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.54% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.45% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.10% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.51% fail on Direction indicators (63% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Flashing type (63% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.46% fail on Side repeaters (80% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.034% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.0084% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.13% fail on Stop lamp (78% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.093% fail on Rear fog lamp (52% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.076% fail on Horn
    • 0.051% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.017% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.0084% fail on Battery
    • 0.0084% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.0084% fail on Switch
    • 0.0084% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 3.1% fail on Brakes (43% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Hub components (76% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Brake pads (81% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.042% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.025% fail on Brake linings
    • 0.40% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.17% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.13% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.067% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.051% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.025% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.017% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.11% fail on Components
        • 0.059% fail on Hoses
        • 0.034% fail on Pipes
        • 0.017% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.025% fail on Leaks
    • 0.093% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.093% fail on Pedal
        • 0.093% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.025% fail on ABS
    • 0.017% fail on Parking brake (86% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Condition (85% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0084% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.0084% fail on Cable
    • 0.0084% fail on Restricted movement
  • 2.5% fail on Driver's view of the road (24% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Wipers (28% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Washers (38% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.067% fail on Bonnet (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.051% fail on Mirrors
  • 0.91% fail on Steering (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.89% fail on Steering system (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Steering rack (19 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0084% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.017% fail on Steering control
      • 0.0084% fail on Steering lock
      • 0.0084% fail on Steering column
    • 0.0084% fail on Power steering
      • 0.0084% fail on Other components
  • 0.59% fail on Suspension (34% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Trailing arms (25 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (28 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0084% fail on Attachment
    • 0.14% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.14% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.14% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.076% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.067% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.0084% fail on Condition
    • 0.051% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.042% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.017% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.034% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.017% fail on Front
      • 0.017% fail on Rear
    • 0.034% fail on Shock absorbers (87% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Condition (87% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Coil springs (85% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Location
    • 0.017% fail on Prescribed areas (17 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0084% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.0084% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.0084% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.0084% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0084% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.0084% fail on Attachment
  • 0.39% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.39% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.24% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.18% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
      • 0.017% fail on Attachment
      • 0.017% fail on Prescribed areas (13 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0084% fail on Requirements
    • 0.059% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.051% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.0084% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.16% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.067% fail on Body condition
    • 0.051% fail on Doors
      • 0.042% fail on Passengers other (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0084% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.042% fail on Seats
      • 0.042% fail on Drivers
  • 0.12% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.10% fail on Attachment
    • 0.017% fail on Condition
  • 0.11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (59% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.084% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.034% fail on Pipe (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Hose (12 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Cap
      • 0.017% fail on System
    • 0.025% fail on Exhaust system (81% better than other 2014 cars)
Read the Honest John Review

  • Ford Mondeo (2007 - 2015)
    Very good to drive. Refined and comfortable to travel in. Massively roomy cabin and huge boot. Reasonable value. Efficient ECOnetic and EcoBoost models.
  • Ford Mondeo Estate (2007 - 2015)
    Fantastic to drive. Refined and comfortable to travel in. Massively roomy cabin and huge load capacity. Excellent value. Efficient ECOnetic models.

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