On average, 36.7% of cars will fail their MoT test in Huddersfield, which puts the region above the national average of 35.0%. The most common failure causes are Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment, Suspension and Brakes, while 3.8% will fail on exhaust, fuel and emissions.

Cars registered in 2001 have the worst overall MoT pass rate, at 42.3%. The manufacturers with the highest fail rate in this region are Chevrolet, Rover and Renault. At the opposite end of the scale with the best pass rates are Dacia, Porsche and MINI.

Most common reasons for MoT failure

Test Item Failure Rate National Failure Rate Relative Rate
Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment 18.0% 16.7% +7%
Suspension 13.7% 12.1% +13%
Brakes 10.7% 9.0% +19%
Tyres 7.7% 7.2% +7%
Driver's view of the road 7.5% 6.2% +21%
Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions 3.8% 3.6% +6%
Steering 2.5% 2.3% +11%
Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems 1.5% 1.6% −7%
Body, Structure and General Items 1.2% 1.1% +7%

MoT failure rates by year of registration

Year of Registration Tests Failure Rate National Failure Rate Relative Rate
2015 368 12.8% 13.2% −3%
2014 10,862 16.7% 14.3% +17%
2013 8,450 19.4% 16.9% +15%
2012 6,812 24.6% 20.9% +17%
2011 5,933 28.5% 24.6% +16%
2010 5,891 34.4% 29.2% +18%
2009 5,604 37.5% 32.8% +15%
2008 5,516 42.5% 37.0% +15%
2007 6,006 45.3% 39.6% +14%
2006 5,527 50.0% 42.2% +19%
2005 4,773 51.4% 45.0% +14%
2004 4,206 56.2% 47.4% +19%
2003 3,564 55.6% 48.6% +15%
2002 2,729 57.5% 49.6% +16%
2001 1,635 57.7% 49.6% +16%
2000 989 55.7% 49.2% +13%
1999 646 48.1% 48.8% −1%
1998 441 54.2% 46.8% +16%
1997 305 51.1% 45.5% +12%
1996 209 45.5% 44.2% +3%
1995 154 43.5% 42.3% +3%
1994 113 50.4% 41.0% +23%
1993 95 51.6% 40.5% +27%
1992 70 44.3% 39.1% +13%
1991 85 41.2% 38.9% +6%
1990 76 35.5% 37.1% −4%
1989 80 41.3% 35.2% +17%
1987 50 42.0% 34.4% +22%
1971 81 25.9% 24.9% +4%

MoT failure rates by make

Make Tests Failure Rate National Failure Rate Relative Rate
MINI 678 16.1% 29.3% −45%
Porsche 340 21.5% 19.3% +11%
Dacia 212 22.2% 20.3% +9%
Daihatsu 203 24.1% 36.1% −33%
Audi 4,704 24.6% 25.5% −4%
Skoda 2,288 26.7% 28.3% −6%
BMW 3,156 28.1% 26.9% +5%
Hyundai 2,398 30.2% 29.4% +2%
Honda 3,165 30.6% 31.1% −2%
Land Rover 2,729 30.6% 31.0% −1%
SEAT 2,069 30.8% 32.6% −5%
Lexus 142 31.7% 23.4% +35%
Isuzu 208 31.7% 43.9% −28%
Mazda 1,548 32.4% 32.2% +0%
Volvo 1,647 32.5% 35.1% −7%
Kia 2,278 32.6% 30.7% +6%
Jaguar 786 33.1% 31.3% +6%
Alfa Romeo 275 33.8% 36.8% −8%
Suzuki 2,482 34.3% 32.4% +6%
Subaru 291 35.1% 32.8% +7%
Volkswagen 8,652 35.5% 33.1% +7%
Toyota 4,886 37.1% 30.1% +23%
Mercedes-Benz 1,824 37.7% 30.4% +24%
MG 248 39.5% 41.7% −5%
Nissan 3,524 40.6% 33.3% +22%
Jeep 103 40.8% 36.0% +13%
Peugeot 4,784 41.8% 40.4% +4%
SAAB 377 43.0% 40.6% +6%
Ford 12,796 43.5% 35.2% +24%
Mitsubishi 756 43.7% 36.4% +20%
FIAT 2,380 44.0% 36.8% +20%
Citroen 3,757 44.1% 40.6% +8%
Vauxhall 9,995 46.3% 39.0% +19%
Chevrolet 288 47.6% 40.5% +17%
Rover 207 52.2% 47.0% +11%
Renault 3,489 53.3% 47.4% +12%
 

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