Proton GEN-2 MOT Results

Registered in 2009
63.4% pass rate
from 254 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 2009 cars and highlighted areas where the Proton GEN-2 is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.5% fail on Position lamps (100% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Front lamps
      • 2.4% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.1% fail on Horn (13 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.4% fail on Battery (11 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.39% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.39% fail on Individual lamps
  • 17% fail on Brakes (150% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 9.8% fail on Brake performance (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 7.5% fail on Parking brake performance (6 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Rear wheels (170% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.39% fail on Parking brake operation
      • 0.39% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 4.7% fail on Hub components
      • 2.4% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.0% fail on Brake calipers (31 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake discs
    • 3.5% fail on Parking brake (7 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Condition (7 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Hydraulic systems (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Components
        • 1.2% fail on Pipes
        • 0.39% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.39% fail on Reservoirs
      • 1.2% fail on Leaks (15 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Operation (27 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.79% fail on Mechanical components (15 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Cable (17 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on ABS
    • 0.39% fail on Restricted movement
  • 8.7% fail on Tyres
    • 4.7% fail on Condition
    • 4.7% fail on Tread depth
  • 7.9% fail on Suspension
    • 2.8% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.8% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.8% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 1.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.79% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.39% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.39% fail on Linkage condition
    • 1.2% fail on Prescribed areas (67 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Component mounting (82 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.79% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.79% fail on Condition
    • 0.39% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.39% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 7.9% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.9% fail on Wipers (110% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Windscreen
    • 1.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.79% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.2% fail on Fuel system (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Cap (12 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Emissions
    • 0.39% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 1.6% fail on Steering
    • 0.79% fail on Steering system
      • 0.79% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.79% fail on Power steering (7 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Operation
      • 0.39% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 0.79% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.39% fail on Doors
      • 0.39% fail on Drivers
    • 0.39% fail on Load security
      • 0.39% fail on Bootlid
  • 0.39% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.39% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.39% fail on Condition
  • 0.39% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.39% fail on Registration plate
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