Mazda CX-5 MOT Results

Registered in 2013
88.5% pass rate
from 4,895 tests in 2017
(32% better than other 2013 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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Mazda CX-5 is unusually good or bad.

  • 3.4% fail on Tyres (27% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.0% fail on Condition (57% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Valve stem (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.061% fail on Size/type
  • 3.3% fail on Brakes
    • 2.7% fail on Hub components (41% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Brake pads (47% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.041% fail on Brake linings
    • 0.43% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.27% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.12% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.041% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.020% fail on Brake operation
    • 0.12% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.12% fail on Components
        • 0.12% fail on Hoses
    • 0.061% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.061% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.061% fail on Condition
    • 0.061% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.020% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.020% fail on Cable
    • 0.020% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.020% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
    • 0.020% fail on ABS
  • 3.1% fail on Driver's view of the road (28% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers (24% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Washers (51% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.041% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.3% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (64% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Headlamp aim (52% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Position lamps (64% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Front lamps (69% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.22% fail on Headlamps (78% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Headlamp (87% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.10% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.20% fail on Registration plate lamp (84% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.16% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.10% fail on Tell tale (11 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Trailer electrical socket (10 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.082% fail on Battery
    • 0.082% fail on Stop lamp (92% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.082% fail on Direction indicators (79% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Flashing type (79% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.061% fail on Side repeaters (78% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.020% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.020% fail on Horn
  • 0.92% fail on Suspension (44% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Anti-roll bars (200% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage condition (15 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.041% fail on Attachment (23 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.20% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
    • 0.12% fail on Coil springs (75% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Condition (78% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Location
    • 0.10% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.10% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.041% fail on Tie bars/rods (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Condition
      • 0.020% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.041% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.041% fail on Front
    • 0.020% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.020% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.020% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.020% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 0.18% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.10% fail on Body condition
    • 0.061% fail on Seats
      • 0.041% fail on Passengers
      • 0.020% fail on Drivers
    • 0.020% fail on Doors
      • 0.020% fail on Passengers other
  • 0.18% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.18% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.041% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.041% fail on Attachment
  • 0.041% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (85% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.020% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.020% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.020% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.020% fail on Installation check
        • 0.020% fail on Belt(s)/padding
  • 0.020% fail on Steering
    • 0.020% fail on Steering system
      • 0.020% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.020% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.020% fail on Exhaust system
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