MG MG6 MOT Results

Registered in 2014
69.9% pass rate
from 491 tests in 2020
(38% worse than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the MG MG6 is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.8% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (68% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamps (170% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Headlamp (190% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Direction indicators (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Flashing type (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 3.1% fail on Side repeaters (8 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Individual direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim (54% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim (30% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Rear fog lamp (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.61% fail on Rear fog lamp (170% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (26% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.20% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.20% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.20% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.20% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 8.6% fail on Brakes (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (15% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Brake linings and pads (31% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Brake pads (32% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.20% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes (25 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Brake performance (80% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Rbt (sp) (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Service brake performance (44% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Rbt (43% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.41% fail on Service brake performance (32% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.20% fail on Rbt
          • 0.20% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 1.2% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Anti-lock braking system (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Electronic stability control (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Pedal (14 times worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 7.1% fail on Suspension (99% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Pins and bushes (18% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage ball joints (14 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Ball joint (24 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Springs (74% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Coil springs (74% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Coil spring (74% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Other suspension component (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint (12 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.20% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 7.1% fail on Tyres (46% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Tread depth (55% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Condition (24% worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 4.7% fail on Visibility (16% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Wipers (9.5% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Washers (33% worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.81% fail on Steering (62% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Steering linkage components (45% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint (19 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Track rod end (4.9% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.20% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.20% fail on Steering column
    • 0.20% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 0.81% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (28% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Exhaust emissions (25% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Spark ignition (33% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (8.1% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Compression ignition (16% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (87% worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.81% fail on Road Wheels (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.41% fail on Body, chassis, structure (66% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Body
      • 0.20% fail on Other body component
    • 0.20% fail on Undertray
  • 0.41% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (17% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
    • 0.20% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
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