Ford Mondeo MOT Results

Registered in 2014
78.6% pass rate
from 13,109 tests in 2020
(7.7% 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.

  • 6.5% fail on Tyres (45% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Condition (75% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Tread depth (26% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Size/type (91% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0076% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 6.4% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (14% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim (29% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim (33% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.053% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.023% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.64% fail on Position lamps (42% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Position lamp (40% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.53% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.53% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.49% fail on Side repeaters (65% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.038% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.0076% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.43% fail on Stop lamp (63% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.14% fail on Horn
      • 0.046% fail on Electrical wiring (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Trailer electrical socket (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.084% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.0076% fail on Reversing lamp switch
    • 0.076% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (63% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Rear fog lamp (63% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.076% fail on Rear fog lamp (62% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.053% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.0076% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.0076% fail on Switch
  • 4.1% fail on Brakes (15% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Mechanical brake components (43% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Brake linings and pads (44% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Brake pads (44% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.74% fail on Brake discs and drums (45% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.74% fail on Brake discs (45% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0076% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.0076% fail on Cable
    • 0.56% fail on Brake performance (39% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.41% fail on Rbt
          • 0.33% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.099% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.0076% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.0076% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.069% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.061% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.046% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.023% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.0076% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.069% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (75% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.069% fail on Rbt (sp) (73% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Parking brake performance (70% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.038% fail on Rbt (69% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.038% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.031% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.076% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (180% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.069% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.031% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.015% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.015% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.023% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (76% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.0076% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.015% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.0076% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.0076% fail on Other components
  • 2.1% fail on Visibility (50% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.97% fail on Wipers (65% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Washers (50% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Bonnet (13 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.099% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.099% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.069% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.061% fail on View to rear
      • 0.053% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.0076% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 1.7% fail on Suspension (27% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Suspension arms (58% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.94% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint (68% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.015% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.015% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.069% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.061% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.053% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.015% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0076% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0076% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.14% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.11% fail on Shock absorbers (72% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.046% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.038% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0076% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.038% fail on Axles
      • 0.031% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
      • 0.0076% fail on Stub axle
    • 0.038% fail on Sub-frames (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (12 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.031% fail on Suspension rods (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0076% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0076% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.015% fail on Springs (98% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Coil springs (98% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.015% fail on Coil spring (98% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0076% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0076% fail on Macpherson strut
  • 1.3% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Steering gear (12 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Steering rack (13 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Steering linkage components (150% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Track rod end (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.015% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.0076% fail on Drag link end
  • 1.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.57% fail on Transmission (44% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Drive shafts (43% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.54% fail on Joints (44% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.031% fail on Joints
    • 0.24% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.061% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.046% fail on Pipe (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0076% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.0076% fail on System
    • 0.061% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.053% fail on Seats
      • 0.046% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.0076% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.046% fail on Body
      • 0.031% fail on Other body component
      • 0.0076% fail on Body condition
      • 0.0076% fail on Panel
    • 0.015% fail on Doors
      • 0.015% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.015% fail on Door condition
    • 0.0076% fail on Towbar
      • 0.0076% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.0076% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.0076% fail on Bracket
  • 0.75% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.71% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.60% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.27% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.20% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.084% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.015% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
      • 0.12% fail on Spark ignition (71% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (58% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0076% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.038% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.031% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.0076% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.37% fail on Road Wheels (78% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Attachment (99% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.053% fail on Condition
    • 0.0076% fail on Hubs
  • 0.14% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.14% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.11% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (63% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.069% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.053% fail on Seat belts (68% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Condition (70% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0076% fail on Pre-tensioners
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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