Mazda RX-7 MOT Results

Registered in 1992
78.8% pass rate
from 156 tests in 2017
(46% better than other 1992 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 1992 cars and highlighted areas where the Mazda RX-7 is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 6.4% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.64% fail on Switch
    • 6.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.9% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.3% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.6% fail on Battery
    • 1.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.9% fail on Front lamps
    • 1.9% fail on Horn
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.64% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.64% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.64% fail on Lamp
  • 9.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.8% fail on Emissions
    • 3.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.9% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 5.1% fail on Brakes (64% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.64% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.64% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.64% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.3% fail on Hub components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.64% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.64% fail on Condition
    • 0.64% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.64% fail on Pedal
        • 0.64% fail on Anti-slip
  • 5.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.2% fail on Wipers
    • 2.6% fail on Washers
  • 3.8% fail on Suspension (75% better than other 1992 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.64% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.64% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.64% fail on Linkage condition
    • 1.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.64% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.64% fail on Condition
    • 0.64% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.64% fail on Condition
  • 1.9% fail on Steering
    • 0.64% fail on Steering control
      • 0.64% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.64% fail on Steering system
      • 0.64% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.64% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.64% fail on Power steering
      • 0.64% fail on Operation
  • 1.9% fail on Tyres
    • 1.9% fail on Condition
  • 1.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.64% fail on Requirements
      • 0.64% fail on Installation check
        • 0.64% fail on Anchorage's
      • 0.64% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.3% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate

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