Honda FR-V MOT Results

Registered in 2006
55.4% pass rate
from 3,084 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Honda FR-V is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Suspension (24% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 15% fail on Anti-roll bars (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 8.3% fail on Linkage ball joints (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Linkage (9 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Pins and bushes (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Anti-roll bar (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (78% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting (20 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Ball joint dust cover (73% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Suspension arms (28% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.75% fail on Ball joint (66% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.065% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.032% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.9% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Shock absorbers (71% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.097% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.032% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.36% fail on Springs (92% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Coil springs (92% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Coil spring (92% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.26% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Wheel bearings (86% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.032% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.032% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 16% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (13% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.2% fail on Position lamps (34% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Position lamp (35% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (32% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim (37% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim (36% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps (55% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp (55% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.3% fail on Direction indicators (49% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Flashing type (49% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.58% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.55% fail on Individual direction indicators (70% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.45% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.36% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.065% fail on Horn (83% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.23% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (72% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Rear fog lamp (72% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Rear fog lamp (72% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.065% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.065% fail on Switch
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 6.8% fail on Mechanical brake components (86% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Brake linings and pads (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 6.2% fail on Brake pads (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.065% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.0% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.032% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.032% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.032% fail on Relay lever
    • 5.3% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.8% fail on Service brake performance (47% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 3.7% fail on Rbt (49% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance (63% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.55% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.097% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.097% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (66% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (sp) (64% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.65% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.55% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.097% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.032% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.032% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.42% fail on Parking brake performance (72% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Rbt (74% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.29% fail on Parking brake performance (78% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.065% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.032% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.032% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.032% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.032% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.032% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.23% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.1% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Pedal (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.78% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.65% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.29% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.75% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.75% fail on Lever (74% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.13% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.032% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.13% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.065% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.032% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.032% fail on Other components
  • 9.2% fail on Tyres (23% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Tread depth (31% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Condition
    • 0.19% fail on Size/type
  • 8.8% fail on Visibility (29% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers (70% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Washers
    • 0.26% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.26% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.26% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.13% fail on View to rear
      • 0.13% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (36% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (35% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Spark ignition (37% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.84% fail on Catalyst emissions (55% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.32% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.3% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.52% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (46% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.32% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.32% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.065% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.032% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
    • 0.23% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.23% fail on Engine oil leaks
    • 0.032% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.032% fail on Undertray
  • 3.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure (49% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.49% fail on Chassis (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Chassis condition (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Transmission (85% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Drive shafts (84% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.49% fail on Joints (84% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.36% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.19% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.13% fail on Tank
      • 0.032% fail on Pipe
      • 0.032% fail on System
    • 0.16% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.16% fail on Doors
      • 0.16% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.16% fail on Door condition
    • 0.13% fail on Body
      • 0.065% fail on Panel
      • 0.065% fail on Other body component
    • 0.032% fail on Towbar
      • 0.032% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.032% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.032% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.032% fail on Seats
      • 0.032% fail on Driver's seat
  • 2.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.7% fail on Seat belts (74% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Condition
    • 0.52% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (56% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.78% fail on Steering (77% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.78% fail on Steering linkage components (69% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Track rod end (70% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.032% fail on Drag link end
  • 0.71% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.71% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.55% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.49% fail on Attachment
    • 0.065% fail on Condition
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