Honda Civic MOT Results

Registered in 2013
86.7% pass rate
from 13,633 tests in 2017
(21% better than other 2013 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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Honda Civic is unusually good or bad.

  • 4.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.2% fail on Wipers
    • 0.77% fail on Washers (31% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.13% fail on Mirrors (140% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.0073% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.8% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (40% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.90% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.89% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.015% fail on Rear lamps (92% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Headlamps (40% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Headlamp (36% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0073% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0073% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.18% fail on Registration plate lamp (86% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.13% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.0073% fail on Switch
    • 0.051% fail on Direction indicators (87% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Flashing type (87% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.037% fail on Side repeaters (87% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.015% fail on Individual lamps (84% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.044% fail on Battery
    • 0.037% fail on Stop lamp (97% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.022% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.015% fail on Switch
      • 0.0073% fail on Lamp
    • 0.022% fail on Horn (74% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.015% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.015% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 3.7% fail on Tyres (21% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Condition (36% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Tread depth (38% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.93% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.022% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.0073% fail on Size/type
  • 3.3% fail on Brakes (17% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Hub components (43% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Brake pads (52% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Brake discs (76% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.015% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.34% fail on Brake performance (53% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.10% fail on Rear wheels (66% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.095% fail on Front wheels (57% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.015% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.0073% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.20% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
    • 0.059% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.044% fail on Components
        • 0.022% fail on Hoses
        • 0.015% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.0073% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.015% fail on Leaks
    • 0.037% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.037% fail on Pedal
        • 0.029% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.0073% fail on Condition
    • 0.037% fail on ABS
    • 0.022% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.015% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.0073% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.0073% fail on Lever
  • 0.23% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.16% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.15% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.015% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.073% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.066% fail on Condition
      • 0.0073% fail on Attachment
  • 0.23% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.23% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.21% fail on Suspension (88% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.059% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.051% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.0073% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.051% fail on Suspension arms (79% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (81% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0073% fail on Condition
    • 0.044% fail on Shock absorbers (88% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Condition (88% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.029% fail on Drive shafts (86% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Front drive shafts (86% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.029% fail on Constant velocity joints (86% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.015% fail on Coil springs (97% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Condition (97% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.0073% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.0073% fail on Rear
    • 0.0073% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 0.095% fail on Steering (61% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.044% fail on Steering system (79% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Track rod end (72% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.029% fail on Power steering
      • 0.029% fail on Electronic power steering (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.022% fail on Locking devices (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.066% fail on Road Wheels (60% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.051% fail on Attachment
    • 0.015% fail on Condition
  • 0.037% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (74% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.029% fail on Body condition
    • 0.0073% fail on Seats
      • 0.0073% fail on Drivers
  • 0.029% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (93% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.022% fail on Emissions (74% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.015% fail on Exhaust system (94% better than other 2013 cars)
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