Porsche 944 MOT Results

Registered in 1983
61.2% pass rate
from 116 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 1983 cars and highlighted areas where the Porsche 944 is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.3% fail on Rear lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Front lamps
    • 6.0% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 4.3% fail on Side repeaters (6 times worse than other 1983 cars)
        • 0.86% fail on Individual lamps
    • 4.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 4.3% fail on Fog lamp
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (6 times worse than other 1983 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale' (6 times worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.6% fail on Horn
    • 0.86% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 18% fail on Brakes
    • 12% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.8% fail on Parking brake performance (150% worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 6.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 6.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.7% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
    • 7.8% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 7.8% fail on Components (140% worse than other 1983 cars)
        • 6.0% fail on Pipes (2 times worse than other 1983 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Hoses
    • 2.6% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.6% fail on Hub components
      • 1.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.86% fail on Brake back plates
  • 17% fail on Driver's view of the road (130% worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 15% fail on Washers (190% worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Wipers
    • 0.86% fail on Windscreen
  • 7.8% fail on Suspension
    • 4.3% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.6% fail on Rear
      • 1.7% fail on Front
    • 3.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.6% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.86% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 2.6% fail on Macpherson strut (8 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Condition (8 times worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 0.86% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.86% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 6.0% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.4% fail on Seats (2 times worse than other 1983 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Passengers
      • 1.7% fail on Drivers
    • 1.7% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.7% fail on Chassis
    • 1.7% fail on Body condition
    • 0.86% fail on Doors
      • 0.86% fail on Passengers front
  • 6.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.7% fail on Emissions
    • 1.7% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.86% fail on Pipe
      • 0.86% fail on System
    • 0.86% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 5.2% fail on Steering
    • 3.4% fail on Steering system
      • 2.6% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.86% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.86% fail on Track rod end
    • 1.7% fail on Steering operation (5 times worse than other 1983 cars)
  • 3.4% fail on Tyres
    • 3.4% fail on Condition
  • 3.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.6% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.86% fail on Requirements
  • 1.7% fail on Road Wheels (6 times worse than other 1983 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Attachment (6 times worse than other 1983 cars)

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