MG MGF MOT Results

Registered in 2002
56.8% pass rate
from 206 tests in 2017
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 2002 cars and highlighted areas where the MG MGF is unusually good or bad.

  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 14% fail on Brake performance
      • 9.2% fail on Parking brake performance (110% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 5.3% fail on Front wheels
      • 4.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.5% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.5% fail on Service brake performance
    • 2.4% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.9% fail on Components
        • 1.5% fail on Pipes
        • 0.49% fail on Hoses
      • 0.49% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Hub components
      • 0.97% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.49% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.49% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.97% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.97% fail on Condition
    • 0.49% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.49% fail on Pedal
        • 0.49% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.49% fail on Restricted movement
  • 15% fail on Suspension
    • 6.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.4% fail on Condition (25 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.9% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 2.4% fail on Sub-frames (6 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Attachment (32 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Condition
    • 1.9% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.97% fail on Front
      • 0.97% fail on Rear
    • 1.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.5% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.49% fail on Component mounting
    • 0.97% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.97% fail on Condition
    • 0.97% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.97% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension (11 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.97% fail on Drive shafts (11 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.49% fail on Pipes
    • 0.49% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.49% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.49% fail on Axles
      • 0.49% fail on Clearance
  • 15% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 8.3% fail on Wipers
    • 6.8% fail on Washers
    • 0.49% fail on Mirrors
  • 13% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (51% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.4% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.49% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.49% fail on Side repeaters
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.4% fail on Position lamps (67% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.49% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.49% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.4% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Horn
    • 1.5% fail on Battery
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.5% fail on Stop lamp (77% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.97% fail on Registration plate lamp (86% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.49% fail on Switch
  • 10% fail on Tyres
    • 5.8% fail on Condition
    • 4.9% fail on Tread depth
  • 7.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.8% fail on Emissions
    • 3.9% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.97% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.4% fail on Steering
    • 1.9% fail on Steering system
      • 0.97% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.49% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.49% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.49% fail on Steering operation
  • 1.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.5% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.5% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 1.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.49% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.49% fail on Attachment
  • 0.49% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.49% fail on Body condition

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