Porsche Boxster MOT Results

Registered in 2009
90.2% pass rate
from 764 tests in 2017
(70% better than other 2009 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 2009 cars and highlighted areas where the Porsche Boxster is unusually good or bad.

  • 3.8% fail on Tyres (47% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Tread depth (62% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.13% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 3.0% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (81% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (64% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.79% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.79% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.52% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.13% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.13% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.39% fail on Registration plate lamp (90% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.13% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.13% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.13% fail on Stop lamp
  • 1.6% fail on Brakes (76% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.65% fail on Components
        • 0.65% fail on Pipes
      • 0.26% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.13% fail on Operation
    • 0.26% fail on Hub components (91% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.13% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.26% fail on Brake performance (91% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Rear wheels (82% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on ABS
  • 0.92% fail on Suspension (91% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Coil springs (87% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Condition (87% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.13% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.13% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.13% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.13% fail on Condition
  • 0.65% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.65% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.39% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (80% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Exhaust system (80% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Emissions
    • 0.13% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.13% fail on Cap
  • 0.26% fail on Driver's view of the road (95% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Wipers
    • 0.13% fail on Washers
  • 0.13% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment
  • 0.13% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.13% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.13% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
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