Honda Accord MOT Results

Registered in 2010
78.8% pass rate
from 1,364 tests in 2017
(27% better than other 2010 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 2010 cars and highlighted areas where the Honda Accord is unusually good or bad.

  • 10.0% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (25% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Position lamps (44% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Front lamps (64% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Rear lamps
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.073% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.073% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.073% fail on Switch
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim (40% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate lamp (45% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.95% fail on Stop lamp (61% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Direction indicators (90% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Flashing type (90% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.073% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.073% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.15% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.073% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.073% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.073% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.073% fail on Horn
  • 5.4% fail on Brakes
    • 2.9% fail on Hub components
      • 2.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.44% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.95% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.73% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.37% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.15% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.073% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.37% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.37% fail on Condition
    • 0.29% fail on ABS
    • 0.22% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.15% fail on Components
        • 0.15% fail on Hoses
  • 4.7% fail on Tyres (31% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth (48% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 3.7% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.1% fail on Wipers
    • 1.0% fail on Washers
    • 0.73% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.073% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.4% fail on Suspension (58% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.88% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.44% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (88% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Attachment
    • 0.51% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.44% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.44% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.44% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.37% fail on Shock absorbers (65% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Condition (65% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.15% fail on Front
      • 0.073% fail on Rear
    • 0.15% fail on Coil springs (96% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Condition (95% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 0.59% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.59% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.51% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.51% fail on Attachment
  • 0.51% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (64% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.073% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.073% fail on System
    • 0.073% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.22% fail on Steering (79% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Steering system
      • 0.073% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.073% fail on Power steering
      • 0.073% fail on Electronic power steering
    • 0.073% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.22% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.15% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.15% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.073% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.073% fail on Requirements
  • 0.22% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.15% fail on Body condition
    • 0.073% fail on Load security
      • 0.073% fail on Tailgate
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