Proton GEN-2 MOT Results

Registered in 2012
58.0% pass rate
from 69 tests in 2020
(54% worse than other 2012 cars)
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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Proton GEN-2 is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Brakes (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 17% fail on Brake performance (8 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 14% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (21 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 14% fail on Rbt (sp) (22 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 7.2% fail on Parking brake performance (23 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 7.2% fail on Rbt (24 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 5.8% fail on Parking brake performance (22 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 1.4% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance
    • 5.8% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.9% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.4% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.4% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 1.4% fail on Cable
    • 1.4% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 1.4% fail on Hand lever
    • 1.4% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.4% fail on Brake fluid
    • 1.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.4% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 23% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (150% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 10% fail on Headlamp aim (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 10% fail on Headlamp aim (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 8.7% fail on Stop lamp (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.3% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.9% fail on Electrical equipment (12 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 1.4% fail on Horn
    • 1.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.4% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 1.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 12% fail on Tyres
    • 7.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.3% fail on Condition
  • 7.2% fail on Visibility
    • 7.2% fail on Wipers (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
  • 5.8% fail on Suspension
    • 5.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Pins and bushes (234 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.4% fail on Linkage ball joints
  • 5.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 2.9% fail on Bumpers (41 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Transmission
      • 2.9% fail on Drive shafts
        • 2.9% fail on Joints
  • 5.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Spark ignition (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 4.3% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Catalyst emissions
  • 1.4% fail on Steering
    • 1.4% fail on Power steering
      • 1.4% fail on Other components
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