Mazda 323 MOT Results

Registered in 1992
53.0% pass rate
from 83 tests in 2017
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 1992 cars and highlighted areas where the Mazda 323 is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Suspension (74% worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 11% fail on Drive shafts (3 times worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 11% fail on Front drive shafts (3 times worse than other 1992 cars)
        • 11% fail on Constant velocity joints (3 times worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 8.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 8.4% fail on Component mounting
    • 4.8% fail on Coil springs (3 times worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 1992 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage condition
    • 2.4% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
  • 22% fail on Brakes
    • 19% fail on Brake performance (110% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 12% fail on Rear wheels (200% worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 6.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 4.8% fail on Brake imbalance (6 times worse than other 1992 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.8% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.8% fail on Components
        • 2.4% fail on Pipes
        • 2.4% fail on Hoses
        • 1.2% fail on Reservoirs
      • 1.2% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 1.2% fail on Leaks
    • 2.4% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.4% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Hub components
      • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
  • 11% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 3.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.6% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.2% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.2% fail on Horn
  • 9.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 6.0% fail on Emissions
    • 1.2% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.2% fail on System
    • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 8.4% fail on Tyres
    • 6.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.4% fail on Condition
  • 8.4% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.2% fail on Wipers
    • 2.4% fail on Washers
  • 7.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 4.8% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 4.8% fail on Chassis
    • 2.4% fail on Doors
      • 2.4% fail on Drivers (10 times worse than other 1992 cars)
  • 3.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
  • 1.2% fail on Steering
    • 1.2% fail on Steering system
      • 1.2% fail on Track rod end

Search Good Garages