MG ZT MOT Results

Registered in 2006
60.9% pass rate
from 243 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the MG ZT is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 13% fail on Registration plate lamp (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.41% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.41% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.1% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.41% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.41% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.6% fail on Position lamps (72% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Front lamps (82% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Rear lamps
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.82% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.41% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.41% fail on Battery
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 9.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.6% fail on Parking brake performance (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.1% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.82% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 5.8% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.8% fail on Components (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 5.8% fail on Pipes (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Hub components
      • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.41% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.2% fail on ABS
    • 0.82% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.82% fail on Condition
  • 14% fail on Suspension
    • 5.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 4.5% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.82% fail on Condition (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Attachment
    • 2.5% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.6% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.2% fail on Rear
    • 0.82% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.82% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.82% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.41% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.41% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.41% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.41% fail on Condition
  • 5.8% fail on Tyres
    • 3.7% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 5.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (200% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.41% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.41% fail on Condition
  • 5.3% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.9% fail on Wipers
    • 2.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.41% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.41% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.2% fail on Emissions
    • 1.2% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.82% fail on Cap
      • 0.41% fail on System
    • 0.82% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 3.3% fail on Steering
    • 2.5% fail on Steering system
      • 2.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.41% fail on Steering control
      • 0.41% fail on Steering column
    • 0.41% fail on Power steering
      • 0.41% fail on Rams
  • 0.82% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.41% fail on Condition
    • 0.41% fail on Attachment
  • 0.82% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.82% fail on Seats
      • 0.82% fail on Passengers (12 times worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.41% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.41% fail on Registration plate

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