MG GS MOT Results

Registered in 2016
86.7% pass rate
from 550 tests in 2020
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 MG GS is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.5% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (140% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 7.6% fail on Headlamp aim (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 7.6% fail on Headlamp aim (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.55% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (6 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.18% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 2.2% fail on Brakes
    • 2.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.6% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.73% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.73% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.36% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (8 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.18% fail on Electronic braking system
      • 0.18% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.18% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.18% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.18% fail on Rbt
          • 0.18% fail on Service brake imbalance
  • 1.3% fail on Tyres (64% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.36% fail on Condition (80% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Size/type
  • 0.55% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.55% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.36% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.18% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.18% fail on Doors
      • 0.18% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.18% fail on Door condition
  • 0.36% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.36% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.36% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.36% fail on Catalyst emissions
  • 0.18% fail on Visibility
    • 0.18% fail on Wipers
  • 0.18% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.18% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
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