Honda Civic MOT Results

Registered in 2014
88.3% pass rate
from 12,999 tests in 2017
(18% 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.

  • 3.7% fail on Tyres (21% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Condition (17% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (36% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.87% fail on Tread depth (52% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.015% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.0077% fail on Size/type
  • 3.5% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (31% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.47% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.46% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.0077% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.26% fail on Headlamps (62% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Headlamp (60% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.015% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.21% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.21% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.15% fail on Registration plate lamp (81% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.062% fail on Hazard warning (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Switch (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0077% fail on Lamp
    • 0.054% fail on Direction indicators (83% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Flashing type (83% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.046% fail on Side repeaters (82% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0077% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.046% fail on Stop lamp (92% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.023% fail on Battery
    • 0.015% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 3.4% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.5% fail on Wipers (20% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.76% fail on Washers
    • 0.25% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.062% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.5% fail on Brakes
    • 2.1% fail on Hub components (46% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Brake pads (50% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Brake linings (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Brake discs (89% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.22% fail on Brake performance (57% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.069% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.054% fail on Rear wheels (76% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Parking brake performance (77% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0077% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.085% fail on Electronic stability system (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.069% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.069% fail on Condition
    • 0.031% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.031% fail on Pedal
        • 0.031% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.023% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.015% fail on Hydraulic systems (84% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0077% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.0077% fail on Components
        • 0.0077% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.0077% fail on ABS
  • 0.18% fail on Registration plates and VIN (42% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Registration plate (41% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.15% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (45% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.092% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.062% fail on Seat belts (64% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Condition (65% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0077% fail on Attachment
  • 0.12% fail on Suspension (86% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.038% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.031% fail on Rear
      • 0.0077% fail on Front
    • 0.031% fail on Shock absorbers (88% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Condition (88% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.023% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.015% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.0077% fail on Condition
    • 0.023% fail on Drive shafts (87% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Front drive shafts (86% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.023% fail on Constant velocity joints (86% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0077% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.0077% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0077% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.0077% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 0.062% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.054% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0077% fail on Condition
  • 0.031% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (76% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.015% fail on Body condition
    • 0.0077% fail on Body security
    • 0.0077% fail on Doors
      • 0.0077% fail on Passengers other
  • 0.031% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (89% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0077% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.0077% fail on Emissions
    • 0.0077% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.0077% fail on Cap
    • 0.0077% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.015% fail on Steering (88% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0077% fail on Steering system
      • 0.0077% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.0077% fail on Power steering
      • 0.0077% fail on Electronic power steering
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