Mercedes-Benz C-Class MOT Results

Registered in 1993
68.7% pass rate
from 67 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 1993 cars and highlighted areas where the Mercedes-Benz C-Class is unusually good or bad.

  • 15% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.0% fail on Rear lamps
      • 1.5% fail on Front lamps
    • 3.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.5% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.5% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.5% fail on Switch
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 10% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.5% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.0% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.0% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.5% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.5% fail on Brake operation
    • 7.5% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 6.0% fail on Components
        • 4.5% fail on Pipes
        • 3.0% fail on Hoses
      • 1.5% fail on Leaks
    • 1.5% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Hub components
      • 1.5% fail on Brake pads
  • 7.5% fail on Suspension
    • 3.0% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
      • 1.5% fail on Location
    • 1.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.5% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.5% fail on Component mounting
  • 6.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.0% fail on Emissions
  • 4.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.5% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 4.5% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.0% fail on Wipers
    • 1.5% fail on Washers
  • 1.5% fail on Steering
    • 1.5% fail on Steering system
      • 1.5% fail on Free play
        • 1.5% fail on Steering box
  • 1.5% fail on Tyres
    • 1.5% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate

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