On average, 34.7% of cars will fail their MoT test in Darlington, which puts the region below the national average of 35.0%. The most common failure causes are Suspension, Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment and Brakes, while 4.1% will fail on exhaust, fuel and emissions.
Cars registered in 2002 have the worst overall MoT pass rate, at 48.9%. The manufacturers with the highest fail rate in this region are Chrysler, Rover and Renault. At the opposite end of the scale with the best pass rates are Dacia, Porsche and Triumph.