Honda Civic MOT Results

Registered in 2015
86.9% pass rate
from 15,522 tests in 2020
(17% better than other 2015 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 2015 cars and highlighted areas where the Honda Civic is unusually good or bad.

  • 4.1% fail on Visibility
    • 3.2% fail on Wipers (17% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Washers (24% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.077% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.045% fail on View to rear
      • 0.039% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.0064% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.032% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.032% fail on Windscreen
  • 3.4% fail on Tyres (11% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 1.6% fail on Tread depth (19% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.077% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.013% fail on Size/type
  • 3.2% fail on Brakes (18% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Mechanical brake components (41% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Brake linings and pads (56% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 2.7% fail on Brake pads (56% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.026% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.14% fail on Brake discs and drums (59% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Brake discs (59% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0064% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.0064% fail on Cable
    • 0.28% fail on Brake performance (55% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Service brake performance (44% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Rbt (44% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake performance (62% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.10% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.0064% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.0064% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.045% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.039% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.032% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.0064% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.0064% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.0064% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.026% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (86% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.026% fail on Rbt (sp) (85% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.0064% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.0064% fail on Rbt
          • 0.0064% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.11% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.090% fail on Pedal
      • 0.019% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.097% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.084% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.013% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.026% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.019% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.0064% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.026% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.026% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.019% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.013% fail on Parking brake control (88% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Lever (87% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0064% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.0064% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.0064% fail on Other components
  • 2.4% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (42% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (20% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp aim (21% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.058% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.48% fail on Headlamps (34% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Headlamp (26% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0064% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.23% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.23% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.23% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.0064% fail on Switch
    • 0.13% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (70% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.084% fail on Position lamps (68% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Position lamp (67% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.077% fail on Direction indicators (75% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.077% fail on Flashing type (75% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.045% fail on Side repeaters (81% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.026% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.0064% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.064% fail on Stop lamp (90% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.032% fail on Electrical equipment (69% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.0064% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.019% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.019% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.019% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.0064% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.0064% fail on Switch
  • 0.23% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (64% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Exhaust emissions (62% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Spark ignition (47% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (47% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.071% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.013% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0064% fail on Catalytic converter
          • 0.0064% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.0064% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.064% fail on Compression ignition (78% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.058% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (60% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0064% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
  • 0.14% fail on Suspension (90% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.045% fail on Shock absorbers (84% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.045% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.032% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.0064% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0064% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.019% fail on Wheel bearings (77% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.013% fail on Suspension arms (96% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Pins and bushes (91% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0064% fail on Springs
      • 0.0064% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.0064% fail on Mounting
    • 0.0064% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.0064% fail on Ball joint
  • 0.12% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (56% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.084% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.084% fail on Condition
    • 0.039% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (67% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.12% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.090% fail on Attachment
    • 0.032% fail on Condition
  • 0.12% fail on Identification of the vehicle (48% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Registration plates (47% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.12% fail on Body, chassis, structure (77% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.045% fail on Transmission (73% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Drive shafts (75% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.039% fail on Joints (75% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0064% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.0064% fail on Joints
    • 0.045% fail on Body
      • 0.039% fail on Other body component
      • 0.0064% fail on Panel
    • 0.013% fail on Undertray
    • 0.0064% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.0064% fail on Seats
      • 0.0064% fail on Driver's seat
  • 0.032% fail on Steering (82% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.026% fail on Steering linkage components (81% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Track rod end (89% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.0064% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.0064% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.0064% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 0.0064% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.0064% fail on Speedometer
  • 0.0064% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.0064% fail on Belt(s)/padding
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