Honda Accord MOT Results

Registered in 2011
77.2% pass rate
from 1,461 tests in 2020
(23% better than other 2011 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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Honda Accord is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.0% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (25% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamps (54% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp (55% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.068% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 1.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.8% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.14% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim (59% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Headlamp aim (64% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.89% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.82% fail on Stop lamp (64% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Direction indicators (71% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Flashing type (71% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.34% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.068% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.34% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.21% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.068% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.068% fail on Horn
    • 0.21% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.21% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.21% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.068% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.068% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.068% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 5.8% fail on Brakes
    • 3.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.7% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.55% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.55% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.41% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.068% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.068% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.0% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.68% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.62% fail on Rbt
          • 0.62% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.068% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.068% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.41% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.41% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.27% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.21% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.068% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.41% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.27% fail on Pedal
      • 0.14% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.41% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.41% fail on Lever
    • 0.21% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.14% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.068% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.068% fail on Electronic stability control
  • 5.1% fail on Tyres
    • 3.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.21% fail on Size/type
  • 4.0% fail on Suspension (52% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.1% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.068% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.068% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.96% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.27% fail on Pins and bushes (7 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Linkage
      • 0.27% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.068% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.68% fail on Springs (79% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Coil springs (79% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.62% fail on Coil spring (81% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.068% fail on Mounting
    • 0.55% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.068% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.068% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.068% fail on Ball joint
  • 3.8% fail on Visibility
    • 2.5% fail on Wipers
    • 1.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.14% fail on Driver's view
  • 0.89% fail on Body, chassis, structure (62% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.14% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.068% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.068% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.068% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.068% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 0.75% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (60% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Exhaust emissions (61% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.34% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.14% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.068% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.068% fail on Particulate filter
      • 0.14% fail on Spark ignition (87% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.068% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.068% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.62% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.62% fail on Attachment
  • 0.55% fail on Steering
    • 0.48% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.34% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.14% fail on Locking devices (10 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.068% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.068% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.21% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.21% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.068% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.068% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.068% fail on Condition
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