Honda Insight MOT Results

Registered in 2009
78.3% pass rate
from 2,060 tests in 2017
(34% better than other 2009 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 2009 cars and highlighted areas where the Honda Insight is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.8% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (36% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.9% fail on Front lamps
    • 3.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim (56% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps (52% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp (50% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.1% fail on Side repeaters (110% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.097% fail on Individual lamps (89% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.58% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.58% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.34% fail on Stop lamp (89% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Battery
    • 0.097% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.049% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.049% fail on Switch
  • 5.6% fail on Tyres (22% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Condition
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth (38% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.097% fail on Valve stem
  • 5.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.1% fail on Wipers (47% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.97% fail on Washers (54% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.049% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.3% fail on Brakes (34% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Hub components
      • 2.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.53% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.049% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.4% fail on Brake performance (53% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Rear wheels (57% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Parking brake performance (66% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.19% fail on Front wheels (76% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Service brake control components (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Pedal (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on Anti-slip (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.097% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.097% fail on Condition
    • 0.097% fail on ABS
    • 0.049% fail on Electronic stability system
  • 2.0% fail on Suspension (81% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (49% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (42% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.49% fail on Shock absorbers (58% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Condition (58% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.097% fail on Front
      • 0.049% fail on Rear
    • 0.049% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.049% fail on Condition
    • 0.049% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.049% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.049% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.049% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.049% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 0.49% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.44% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.39% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.049% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.097% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.097% fail on Condition
  • 0.44% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.44% fail on Attachment
  • 0.29% fail on Steering (76% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Steering system (77% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Track rod end (69% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.049% fail on Steering control
      • 0.049% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.049% fail on Steering column
  • 0.24% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.24% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.19% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.097% fail on Body condition
    • 0.097% fail on Doors
      • 0.097% fail on Passengers other
  • 0.049% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.049% fail on Emissions
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