Mercedes-Benz GLE MOT Results

Registered in 2016
88.9% pass rate
from 5,441 tests in 2020
(20% better than other 2016 cars)
Pass rate by mileage
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 2016 cars and highlighted areas where the Mercedes-Benz GLE is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.3% fail on Tyres (50% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Condition (82% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Tread depth (29% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.037% fail on Size/type
    • 0.018% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 1.2% fail on Brakes (40% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (29% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.99% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.018% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.055% fail on Brake discs and drums (76% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.055% fail on Brake discs (76% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Brake performance (61% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Brake performance not tested (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.037% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.018% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.018% fail on Rbt
          • 0.018% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.018% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.018% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
    • 0.018% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.018% fail on Servos
    • 0.018% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.018% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.018% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.018% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.018% fail on Electronic stability control
  • 1.2% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (65% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim (41% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim (40% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.074% fail on Direction indicators (76% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Flashing type (76% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.037% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.037% fail on Side repeaters (86% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.037% fail on Headlamps (93% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.018% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.037% fail on Position lamps (79% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.018% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.018% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.018% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.018% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 0.86% fail on Identification of the vehicle (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.86% fail on Registration plates (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.86% fail on Visibility (70% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Washers (46% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Wipers (84% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.092% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.037% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.018% fail on Bonnet
  • 0.37% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.29% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.20% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.20% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 0.092% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.074% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.018% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.018% fail on Catalytic converter
    • 0.074% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.037% fail on Transmission oil leaks (10 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Other leaks (7 times worse than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.22% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.15% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
    • 0.055% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.018% fail on Airbags
      • 0.018% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.17% fail on Suspension (73% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.074% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.037% fail on Springs
      • 0.037% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.037% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.037% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension (27 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Operation (90 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.018% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.018% fail on Linkage
  • 0.17% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.055% fail on Transmission
      • 0.055% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.055% fail on Joints
    • 0.037% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.018% fail on Tank
      • 0.018% fail on System
    • 0.037% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.018% fail on Body
      • 0.018% fail on Other body component
    • 0.018% fail on Doors
      • 0.018% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.018% fail on Door condition
  • 0.17% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.11% fail on Attachment
    • 0.055% fail on Condition
  • 0.018% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.018% fail on Belt(s)/padding
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