MG MG3 MOT Results

Registered in 2013
76.4% pass rate
from 199 tests in 2020
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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the MG MG3 is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.5% fail on Suspension (100% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 6.5% fail on Suspension arms (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 6.0% fail on Pins and bushes (11 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Suspension arm
    • 1.0% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.50% fail on Springs
      • 0.50% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.50% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.50% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.50% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 0.50% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.50% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 4.0% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim
  • 3.5% fail on Tyres
    • 2.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.5% fail on Condition
  • 2.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (10 times worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 1.5% fail on Visibility
    • 0.50% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.50% fail on Wipers
    • 0.50% fail on Washers
  • 1.0% fail on Brakes
    • 1.0% fail on Rigid brake pipes (8 times worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 1.0% fail on Steering
    • 1.0% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.0% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.50% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.50% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.50% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
  • 0.50% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.50% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.50% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.50% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
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