Honda FR-V MOT Results

Registered in 2004
52.2% pass rate
from 458 tests in 2020
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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Honda FR-V is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Suspension
    • 12% fail on Anti-roll bars (100% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Linkage ball joints (190% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Linkage (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.66% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.66% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.44% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 5.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.1% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.5% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.66% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 4.8% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (170% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.66% fail on Pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.44% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.66% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.44% fail on Springs (89% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Coil springs (89% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Coil spring (89% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.22% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.22% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.0% fail on Position lamp
    • 4.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.66% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.66% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.22% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.22% fail on Switch
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps (76% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp (75% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.66% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.66% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.66% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.44% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.44% fail on Switch
    • 0.44% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.22% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.22% fail on Horn
  • 10% fail on Tyres
    • 6.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.22% fail on Size/type
  • 9.6% fail on Brakes (34% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.9% fail on Rbt
          • 3.5% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.66% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (70% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (68% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.44% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.44% fail on Rbt
          • 0.44% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.22% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 4.8% fail on Brake linings and pads (95% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 4.8% fail on Brake pads (97% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.66% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.66% fail on Pedal
    • 0.44% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.22% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.22% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.22% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.22% fail on Lever
    • 0.22% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.22% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.22% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.22% fail on Other components
  • 9.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 9.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 9.0% fail on Spark ignition (49% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 5.9% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (73% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 3.5% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.5% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.44% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.44% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 8.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.5% fail on Chassis (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Chassis condition (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.87% fail on Bumpers (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Transmission (82% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Drive shafts (81% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Joints (87% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Drive shaft
    • 0.66% fail on Body
      • 0.44% fail on Other body component
      • 0.22% fail on Panel
    • 0.44% fail on Boot lid (8 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Boot lid condition (10 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Doors
      • 0.22% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.22% fail on Door condition
    • 0.22% fail on Seats
      • 0.22% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.22% fail on Cabs
      • 0.22% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.22% fail on Undertray
  • 8.3% fail on Visibility
    • 4.4% fail on Washers
    • 3.9% fail on Wipers
    • 0.22% fail on Driver's view
  • 3.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
      • 0.22% fail on Requirements
    • 0.22% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 1.5% fail on Steering (69% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Steering linkage components (65% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Track rod end (74% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.22% fail on Power steering
      • 0.22% fail on Other components
  • 0.66% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.66% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.66% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.66% fail on Attachment
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