Proton GEN-2 MOT Results

Registered in 2008
56.1% pass rate
from 444 tests in 2017
(19% worse than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Proton GEN-2 is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (34% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 10% fail on Headlamp aim (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.8% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.5% fail on Battery (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.1% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Horn (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.90% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.68% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.23% fail on Switch
    • 0.23% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.23% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.23% fail on Lamp
  • 19% fail on Brakes (140% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 12% fail on Brake performance (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 9.9% fail on Parking brake performance (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 6.8% fail on Rear wheels (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.23% fail on Parking brake operation
      • 0.23% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.23% fail on Service brake performance
    • 4.1% fail on Hub components
      • 2.7% fail on Brake calipers (26 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.23% fail on Brake discs
    • 3.6% fail on Hydraulic systems (160% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Components
        • 2.0% fail on Pipes
        • 0.23% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.90% fail on Leaks (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Parking brake (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Fitment
    • 0.23% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.23% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.23% fail on Pedal
        • 0.23% fail on Condition
    • 0.23% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.23% fail on Cable
    • 0.23% fail on ABS
  • 14% fail on Suspension
    • 4.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.9% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.90% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.23% fail on Condition
      • 0.23% fail on Attachment
      • 0.23% fail on Linkage condition
    • 3.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.23% fail on Attachment
    • 2.7% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.7% fail on Condition
    • 2.3% fail on Wheel bearings (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Front (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Rear
    • 1.6% fail on Drive shafts
      • 1.6% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 1.6% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.90% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.90% fail on Prescribed areas (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.45% fail on Spring mounting (56 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.23% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.23% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.23% fail on Condition
  • 9.2% fail on Tyres
    • 5.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.45% fail on Size/type
  • 8.8% fail on Driver's view of the road (51% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 7.0% fail on Wipers (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Washers
    • 0.45% fail on Windscreen
  • 6.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Exhaust system (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Emissions
    • 0.90% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.68% fail on Pipe (25 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on System
    • 0.45% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 3.4% fail on Steering (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Steering system
      • 1.4% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Track rod end
    • 1.4% fail on Power steering (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Pipes and hoses (34 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Operation
      • 0.23% fail on Other components
  • 3.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Drivers airbag (11 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.90% fail on Condition
  • 2.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Body condition (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Doors
      • 0.45% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.23% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.23% fail on Body security
    • 0.23% fail on Seats
      • 0.23% fail on Passengers
  • 0.45% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.45% fail on Condition
  • 0.45% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.45% fail on Registration plate
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