Ford Puma MOT Results

Registered in 2001
50.5% pass rate
from 1,797 tests in 2020
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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Ford Puma is unusually good or bad.

  • 29% fail on Suspension (61% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 18% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.2% fail on Pins and bushes (71% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.61% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.17% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.056% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.5% fail on Shock absorbers (78% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Sub-frames (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes (12 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (200% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Sub-frame
    • 2.2% fail on Axles (10 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (14 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Stub axle (25 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.7% fail on Springs (46% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Coil springs (44% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Coil spring (45% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on Mounting
    • 1.2% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 1.1% fail on Anti-roll bars (80% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Linkage ball joints (73% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.17% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (86% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (85% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint dust cover (81% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Linkage
      • 0.056% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.95% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.61% fail on Pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.11% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.056% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.056% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 7.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes (88% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 6.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.7% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.7% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 2.6% fail on Parking brake performance (48% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Rbt (54% worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 2.3% fail on Parking brake performance (53% worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.28% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.056% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance (43% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (42% better than other 2001 cars)
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance (52% better than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.72% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (39% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (41% better than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.95% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.50% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.056% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.39% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.4% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.7% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.7% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.5% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.4% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.056% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.61% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.61% fail on Cable (190% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (54% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Anti-lock braking system (77% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.67% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.33% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.28% fail on Lever
      • 0.056% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.22% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.11% fail on Pedal
      • 0.11% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.11% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.056% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.056% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.11% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.11% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.11% fail on Other braking system component
    • 0.056% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.056% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 12% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (36% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.11% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.9% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.28% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.17% fail on Dipswitch (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Stop lamp (54% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (52% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.78% fail on Position lamps (75% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Position lamp (77% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.78% fail on Direction indicators (69% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Flashing type (69% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.67% fail on Individual direction indicators (59% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Side repeaters (86% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.56% fail on Horn
      • 0.11% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.50% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (66% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Rear fog lamp (66% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.45% fail on Rear fog lamp (69% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on Switch
    • 0.056% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.056% fail on Switch
    • 0.056% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 12% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.5% fail on Integral vehicle structure (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Transmission
      • 3.2% fail on Drive shafts
        • 3.2% fail on Joints
    • 3.1% fail on Chassis (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Chassis condition (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Exhaust system (34% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.78% fail on Floor (9 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Body
      • 0.45% fail on Panel (170% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Other body component
    • 0.45% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.33% fail on Tank
      • 0.056% fail on Pipe
      • 0.056% fail on System
    • 0.33% fail on Seats
      • 0.28% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.11% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.17% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.17% fail on Carrier (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.11% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.056% fail on Cabs
      • 0.056% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 8.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 8.0% fail on Seat belts (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 7.7% fail on Prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Condition
      • 0.056% fail on Requirements
    • 0.28% fail on Airbags (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Drivers airbag (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 0.11% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (92% better than other 2001 cars)
  • 6.8% fail on Tyres
    • 3.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.9% fail on Condition
    • 0.17% fail on Size/type
  • 5.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (32% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Exhaust emissions (45% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Spark ignition (41% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Catalyst emissions (45% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (44% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.67% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.11% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.056% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.056% fail on Catalytic converter
      • 0.33% fail on Compression ignition (65% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.11% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.056% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.7% fail on Fluid leaks (130% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Engine oil leaks (150% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.11% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 5.7% fail on Visibility (33% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Wipers (37% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Washers (40% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on View to rear
      • 0.28% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.11% fail on Indirect vision devices (9 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.17% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.11% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.11% fail on Windscreen
  • 0.89% fail on Steering (79% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Power steering
      • 0.28% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.22% fail on Other components
    • 0.39% fail on Steering linkage components (86% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Track rod end (87% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Ball joint
  • 0.78% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.61% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Attachment
  • 0.56% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.56% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.11% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.11% fail on Speedometer

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