Mazda MPV MOT Results

Registered in 1996
42.0% pass rate
from 188 tests in 2017
(31% worse than other 1996 cars)
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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Mazda MPV is unusually good or bad.

  • 35% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (66% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 12% fail on Rear fog lamp (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 11% fail on Fog lamp (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Tell tale
      • 1.1% fail on Switch (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 6.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.3% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Rear lamps
    • 6.4% fail on Headlamps (120% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 6.4% fail on Headlamp (130% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.3% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Battery
    • 2.1% fail on Horn
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.53% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.53% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.53% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 31% fail on Suspension (65% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 18% fail on Anti-roll bars (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 13% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Attachment (20 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (6 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Linkage condition
    • 15% fail on Prescribed areas (130% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 15% fail on Component mounting (170% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 1.6% fail on Spring mounting
    • 4.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.1% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.7% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.7% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 1.6% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.6% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.6% fail on Condition
    • 0.53% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.53% fail on Front
  • 12% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.4% fail on Washers
    • 5.9% fail on Wipers
    • 0.53% fail on Windscreen
  • 10% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (84% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Body condition
    • 4.3% fail on Vehicle structure (160% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Chassis (160% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Body security
    • 0.53% fail on Doors
      • 0.53% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.53% fail on Seats
      • 0.53% fail on Drivers
  • 10% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 7.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.6% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.1% fail on Cap
      • 1.1% fail on System
    • 1.6% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions (83% better than other 1996 cars)
  • 9.6% fail on Brakes
    • 5.3% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.7% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.1% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.53% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 3.2% fail on Hub components
      • 2.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.53% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.53% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.53% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.53% fail on Condition
    • 0.53% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.53% fail on Components
        • 0.53% fail on Pipes
    • 0.53% fail on Restricted movement
  • 9.0% fail on Steering (91% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Steering system
      • 3.2% fail on Steering rack
      • 2.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.53% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.53% fail on Other components
        • 0.53% fail on Steering component
    • 2.7% fail on Power steering (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Other components (6 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Pump
      • 0.53% fail on Rams
  • 4.8% fail on Tyres
    • 3.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.6% fail on Condition
  • 4.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.7% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.53% fail on Condition
    • 0.53% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.53% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.53% fail on Towbars
    • 0.53% fail on Vehicle structure
  • 0.53% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.53% fail on Registration plate

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