Ford Scorpio MOT Results

Registered in 1996
63.5% pass rate
from 85 tests in 2017
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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Ford Scorpio is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Suspension
    • 15% fail on Prescribed areas (130% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 14% fail on Component mounting (160% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 3.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 3.5% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.4% fail on Rear
      • 1.2% fail on Front
    • 2.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.2% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
  • 13% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 7.1% fail on Headlamp
    • 4.7% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.4% fail on Rear lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.4% fail on Battery
    • 1.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.2% fail on Individual lamps
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamp aim
  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 4.7% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.7% fail on Components
        • 3.5% fail on Pipes
        • 1.2% fail on Hoses
    • 3.5% fail on Hub components
      • 2.4% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.4% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.4% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.2% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 1.2% fail on ABS
  • 9.4% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.9% fail on Wipers
    • 3.5% fail on Washers
  • 8.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 5.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 5.9% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 3.5% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
  • 5.9% fail on Tyres
    • 3.5% fail on Condition
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth
  • 4.7% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.5% fail on Body condition
    • 1.2% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.2% fail on Chassis
    • 1.2% fail on Doors
      • 1.2% fail on Passengers other
  • 3.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 2.4% fail on Emissions
    • 1.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.4% fail on Steering
    • 1.2% fail on Steering system
      • 1.2% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.2% fail on Power steering
      • 1.2% fail on Other components
  • 1.2% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate

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