Mercedes-Benz CL MOT Results

Registered in 2006
74.5% pass rate
from 94 tests in 2017
(39% better than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Mercedes-Benz CL is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Tyres
    • 6.4% fail on Condition
    • 5.3% fail on Tread depth
  • 7.4% fail on Suspension
    • 2.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 2.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.1% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 6.4% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (71% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 1.1% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.1% fail on Side repeaters
  • 6.4% fail on Brakes
    • 3.2% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 3.2% fail on Components
        • 3.2% fail on Pipes
      • 1.1% fail on Operation
    • 3.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Rear wheels
    • 1.1% fail on Hub components
      • 1.1% fail on Brake pads
  • 5.3% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.1% fail on Windscreen
    • 2.1% fail on Washers
    • 1.1% fail on Wipers
  • 2.1% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Attachment
  • 1.1% fail on Steering
    • 1.1% fail on Steering system
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end
  • 1.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions
  • 1.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate

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