Honda Civic MOT Results

Registered in 2014
84.9% pass rate
from 14,930 tests in 2020
(26% better than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Honda Civic is unusually good or bad.

  • 4.0% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (29% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.060% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.88% fail on Headlamps (30% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.86% fail on Headlamp (27% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.013% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (79% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Position lamps (62% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Position lamp (64% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.27% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (64% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Direction indicators (64% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Flashing type (64% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.080% fail on Side repeaters (73% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.054% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.0067% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.14% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.14% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.14% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.074% fail on Stop lamp (94% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.060% fail on Electrical equipment (63% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.020% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.0067% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.054% fail on Hazard warning (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Switch (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.020% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 3.7% fail on Visibility (11% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Wipers
    • 0.89% fail on Washers (33% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.087% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.074% fail on View to rear
      • 0.067% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.0067% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.013% fail on Condition of glass (80% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Windscreen (80% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0067% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.6% fail on Tyres (20% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Condition
    • 1.7% fail on Tread depth (32% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.013% fail on Size/type (81% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 3.2% fail on Brakes
    • 2.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.6% fail on Brake linings and pads (24% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Brake pads (24% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.027% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.13% fail on Brake discs and drums (74% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Brake discs (74% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Brake performance (66% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Service brake performance (61% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Rbt (60% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.12% fail on Service brake performance (73% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.10% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.054% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.054% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.040% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.013% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.040% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (85% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.040% fail on Rbt (sp) (84% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.013% fail on Parking brake performance (90% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on Rbt (89% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.013% fail on Parking brake performance (88% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.14% fail on Electronic stability control (140% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0067% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.054% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.033% fail on Pedal
      • 0.020% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.040% fail on Parking brake control (65% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.040% fail on Lever
    • 0.033% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.027% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.0067% fail on Servos
    • 0.020% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.013% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.013% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 0.26% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.20% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.047% fail on Seat belts (72% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.047% fail on Condition (70% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.013% fail on Airbags
      • 0.013% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.23% fail on Suspension (90% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Shock absorbers (75% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.060% fail on Anti-roll bars (72% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.020% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.013% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.0067% fail on Linkage
    • 0.054% fail on Suspension arms (92% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Pins and bushes (89% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Ball joint (96% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0067% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.020% fail on Wheel bearings (84% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.12% fail on Identification of the vehicle (48% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Registration plates (48% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.12% fail on Body, chassis, structure (87% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.027% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.027% fail on Doors
      • 0.020% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.020% fail on Door condition
      • 0.0067% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.0067% fail on Door condition
    • 0.020% fail on Body
      • 0.013% fail on Other body component
      • 0.0067% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.020% fail on Seats
      • 0.020% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.013% fail on Transmission (97% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Drive shafts (96% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on Joints (96% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0067% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.0067% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.0067% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.0067% fail on Undertray
  • 0.10% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (89% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.080% fail on Exhaust emissions (91% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Compression ignition (88% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.040% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (83% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.0067% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 0.027% fail on Spark ignition (94% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on Catalyst emissions (91% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0067% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.0067% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.027% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.027% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.087% fail on Road Wheels (58% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.087% fail on Attachment
  • 0.033% fail on Steering (90% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.020% fail on Steering linkage components (92% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.0067% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.013% fail on Electronic power steering
    • 0.0067% fail on Steering play
      • 0.0067% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.0067% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.0067% fail on Belt(s)/padding
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