Honda Civic MOT Results

Registered in 1992
56.4% pass rate
from 360 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 1992 cars and highlighted areas where the Honda Civic is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.4% fail on Stop lamp (90% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Horn (180% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.2% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.83% fail on Rear lamps
    • 2.8% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.7% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.56% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.4% fail on Battery
    • 0.83% fail on Direction indicators (74% better than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Flashing type (74% better than other 1992 cars)
        • 0.56% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.28% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.28% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 7.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 7.8% fail on Component mounting (72% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 7.5% fail on Drive shafts (190% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 7.5% fail on Front drive shafts (2 times worse than other 1992 cars)
        • 7.5% fail on Constant velocity joints (2 times worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.28% fail on Attachment
    • 1.9% fail on Trailing arms (6 times worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (8 times worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.83% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.83% fail on Condition
    • 0.56% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.28% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.28% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.28% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.28% fail on Condition
    • 0.28% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.28% fail on Rear
    • 0.28% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 7.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.3% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 3.1% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.7% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
    • 2.5% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.5% fail on Components
        • 1.4% fail on Pipes
        • 0.83% fail on Hoses
        • 0.28% fail on Cylinders
    • 1.4% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Hub components
      • 0.83% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.56% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.28% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.83% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.83% fail on Pedal
        • 0.56% fail on Condition
        • 0.28% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.83% fail on ABS
  • 9.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 4.2% fail on Emissions
    • 1.7% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.56% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.56% fail on Cap
  • 8.9% fail on Steering (73% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Steering system
      • 5.8% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.28% fail on Free play
        • 0.28% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.28% fail on Drag link end
    • 1.1% fail on Power steering
      • 0.56% fail on Other components
      • 0.28% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.28% fail on Rams
    • 0.56% fail on Steering control
      • 0.28% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.28% fail on Steering column
    • 0.56% fail on Locking devices (6 times worse than other 1992 cars)
  • 8.1% fail on Tyres (89% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Tread depth (160% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.56% fail on Valve stem (6 times worse than other 1992 cars)
  • 7.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.4% fail on Wipers
    • 2.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.83% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.56% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.6% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.28% fail on Condition
    • 0.28% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.28% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.28% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 3.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.7% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.7% fail on Chassis
    • 0.83% fail on Body condition
    • 0.56% fail on Seats
      • 0.56% fail on Drivers
    • 0.28% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.28% fail on Doors
      • 0.28% fail on Passengers other
  • 2.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.5% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.28% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.28% fail on Attachment

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