Porsche Macan MOT Results

Registered in 2016
92.3% pass rate
from 4,400 tests in 2020
(44% better than other 2016 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 2016 cars and highlighted areas where the Porsche Macan is unusually good or bad.

  • 2.5% fail on Tyres (28% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 0.59% fail on Tread depth (65% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.068% fail on Size/type
    • 0.023% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 2.1% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (40% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim (38% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim (40% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.61% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.32% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.18% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.18% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.18% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.11% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.068% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.068% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.023% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.023% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.023% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.023% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.023% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.023% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.023% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.023% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.023% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 0.66% fail on Visibility (77% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Washers (63% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.18% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.091% fail on Wipers (95% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.068% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.023% fail on View to rear
      • 0.023% fail on Mirrors
  • 0.59% fail on Identification of the vehicle (150% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Registration plates (150% worse than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.45% fail on Brakes (77% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Mechanical brake components (84% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Brake linings and pads (82% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Brake pads (82% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Brake performance (62% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.068% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.068% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.045% fail on Service brake performance (81% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.045% fail on Rbt (80% better than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.045% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.045% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.045% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.023% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.023% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.023% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.023% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 0.23% fail on Suspension (63% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.16% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.023% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.045% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 0.18% fail on Steering
    • 0.18% fail on Steering gear (12 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Steering rack (12 times worse than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.16% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.14% fail on Exhaust emissions (62% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.091% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.091% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 0.045% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.023% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.023% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.023% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.023% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.14% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.068% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.045% fail on Condition
      • 0.023% fail on Requirements
    • 0.068% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.11% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.045% fail on Transmission
      • 0.045% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.045% fail on Joints
    • 0.023% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.023% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.023% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.023% fail on Doors
      • 0.023% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.023% fail on Door condition
  • 0.068% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.068% fail on Attachment
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