Honda Accord MOT Results

Registered in 1989
58.0% pass rate
from 50 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 1989 cars and highlighted areas where the Honda Accord is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 6.0% fail on Fog lamp
    • 6.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.0% fail on Front lamps
    • 4.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.0% fail on Battery
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp
  • 20% fail on Suspension
    • 8.0% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 1989 cars)
      • 8.0% fail on Front drive shafts (3 times worse than other 1989 cars)
        • 8.0% fail on Constant velocity joints (3 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Front suspension joints (3 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 6.0% fail on Component mounting
    • 4.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 8.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.0% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 4.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.0% fail on Components
        • 4.0% fail on Pipes
    • 4.0% fail on ABS (11 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Hub components
      • 2.0% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 2.0% fail on Restricted movement
  • 8.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 8.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 8.0% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 8.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.0% fail on Emissions
  • 6.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.0% fail on Wipers
  • 4.0% fail on Tyres
    • 4.0% fail on Tread depth
  • 2.0% fail on Steering
    • 2.0% fail on Steering system
      • 2.0% fail on Track rod end
  • 2.0% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.0% fail on Body condition
  • 2.0% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate

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