Mazda B-Class MOT Results

Registered in 2005
57.4% pass rate
from 209 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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Mazda B-Class is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 12% fail on Rear fog lamp (11 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 12% fail on Fog lamp (11 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Tell tale
    • 6.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.8% fail on Rear lamps (180% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Front lamps
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.8% fail on Headlamp
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.9% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.4% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.48% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.4% fail on Battery
    • 0.96% fail on Horn
    • 0.48% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 7.7% fail on Drive shafts (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 7.2% fail on Front drive shafts (100% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 7.2% fail on Constant velocity joints (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.48% fail on Drive shafts
    • 3.3% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Component mounting (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Spring mounting (20 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 2.4% fail on Leaf springs (1502 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Pins and bushes (2468 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Shackle (2658 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.9% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.9% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Anti-roll bars (74% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.48% fail on Attachment
      • 0.48% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.48% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.48% fail on Front
    • 0.48% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Hydraulic systems (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 8.6% fail on Components (140% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 7.2% fail on Pipes (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Valves (803 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on Hoses
      • 2.4% fail on Leaks (8 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.8% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.96% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.96% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.48% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 1.4% fail on Hub components
      • 1.4% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.96% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.48% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.48% fail on Condition
    • 0.48% fail on ABS
  • 7.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Body condition (8 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Vehicle structure (8 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Chassis (8 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.48% fail on Doors
      • 0.48% fail on Drivers
  • 5.7% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.3% fail on Wipers
    • 2.9% fail on Washers
  • 5.3% fail on Tyres
    • 4.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.96% fail on Condition
    • 0.48% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.4% fail on Emissions
    • 0.96% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.4% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.4% fail on Registration plate
  • 1.9% fail on Steering
    • 1.4% fail on Steering system
      • 0.96% fail on Steering box (306 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.48% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.48% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.48% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.96% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.48% fail on Condition
      • 0.48% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.48% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.48% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.48% fail on Towbars
    • 0.48% fail on Vehicle structure

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