Mazda RX-8 MOT Results

Registered in 2010
71.4% pass rate
from 119 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 2010 cars and highlighted areas where the Mazda RX-8 is unusually good or bad.

  • 10% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 5.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.5% fail on Front lamps
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.84% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.84% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.84% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.84% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.84% fail on Battery
    • 0.84% fail on Headlamp aim
  • 7.6% fail on Brakes
    • 5.9% fail on Hub components
      • 5.9% fail on Brake pads
    • 1.7% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.84% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.84% fail on Brake operation
  • 7.6% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.0% fail on Wipers
    • 1.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.84% fail on Windscreen
  • 5.9% fail on Tyres
    • 3.4% fail on Condition
    • 2.5% fail on Tread depth
  • 2.5% fail on Suspension
    • 1.7% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.84% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.84% fail on Attachment
  • 1.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.84% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.84% fail on Emissions
  • 0.84% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.84% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.84% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.84% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.84% fail on Registration plate

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