On average, 31.8% of cars will fail their MoT test in Redhill, which puts the region below the national average of 35.0%. The most common failure causes are Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment, Suspension and Tyres, while 2.9% will fail on exhaust, fuel and emissions.

Cars registered in 2000 have the worst overall MoT pass rate, at 53.1%. The manufacturers with the highest fail rate in this region are Chrysler, Rover and Daewoo. At the opposite end of the scale with the best pass rates are Aston Martin, Rolls-Royce and Bentley.

Most common reasons for MoT failure

Test Item Failure Rate National Failure Rate Relative Rate
Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment 16.4% 16.7% −2%
Suspension 9.5% 12.1% −22%
Tyres 7.0% 7.2% −1%
Brakes 6.4% 9.0% −29%
Driver's view of the road 5.5% 6.2% −11%
Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions 2.9% 3.6% −18%
Steering 1.6% 2.3% −29%
Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems 1.6% 1.6% −4%

MoT failure rates by year of registration

Year of Registration Tests Failure Rate National Failure Rate Relative Rate
2016 108 12.0% 11.6% +4%
2015 686 14.7% 13.2% +12%
2014 18,444 15.0% 14.3% +5%
2013 17,066 16.6% 16.9% −2%
2012 15,161 19.7% 20.9% −6%
2011 14,304 22.0% 24.6% −11%
2010 15,185 26.4% 29.2% −10%
2009 14,768 29.1% 32.8% −11%
2008 15,456 33.4% 37.0% −10%
2007 16,875 35.3% 39.6% −11%
2006 15,579 38.2% 42.2% −9%
2005 14,613 40.6% 45.0% −10%
2004 13,511 42.6% 47.4% −10%
2003 11,947 43.5% 48.6% −11%
2002 10,039 45.3% 49.6% −9%
2001 7,528 45.2% 49.6% −9%
2000 5,214 46.9% 49.2% −5%
1999 3,401 46.4% 48.8% −5%
1998 2,451 44.6% 46.8% −5%
1997 1,567 44.3% 45.5% −3%
1996 1,095 41.6% 44.2% −6%
1995 775 40.5% 42.3% −4%
1994 625 38.4% 41.0% −6%
1993 441 35.8% 40.5% −12%
1992 342 37.4% 39.1% −4%
1991 359 37.6% 38.9% −3%
1990 369 35.2% 37.1% −5%
1989 306 32.0% 35.2% −9%
1988 210 32.9% 35.0% −6%
1987 161 28.0% 34.4% −19%
1986 135 30.4% 34.0% −11%
1985 139 36.7% 33.9% +8%
1984 89 30.3% 32.7% −7%
1983 88 35.2% 32.7% +8%
1982 77 32.5% 32.6% −0%
1981 56 33.9% 32.6% +4%
1980 62 32.3% 29.2% +11%
1979 59 27.1% 28.7% −6%
1978 89 28.1% 29.0% −3%
1977 64 32.8% 28.8% +14%
1976 58 25.9% 29.3% −12%
1975 85 29.4% 27.5% +7%
1974 59 20.3% 25.0% −19%
1973 86 26.7% 25.8% +4%
1972 83 18.1% 24.3% −25%
1971 424 27.1% 24.9% +9%
1970 124 23.4% 23.8% −2%
1969 141 17.7% 24.8% −29%
1968 149 23.5% 23.4% +0%
1967 131 26.7% 23.4% +14%
1966 110 20.9% 22.4% −7%
1965 97 13.4% 21.6% −38%
1964 97 15.5% 20.7% −25%
1963 60 18.3% 20.2% −9%
1962 58 22.4% 20.9% +7%
1961 58 17.2% 19.8% −13%
1960 65 21.5% 19.5% +11%

MoT failure rates by make

Make Tests Failure Rate National Failure Rate Relative Rate
Bentley 468 10.3% 13.2% −23%
Rolls-Royce 104 11.5% 15.0% −23%
Aston Martin 214 12.1% 14.2% −14%
Lotus 134 14.2% 20.4% −30%
Dacia 221 14.5% 20.3% −29%
Caterham 172 15.1% 16.3% −8%
Porsche 2,127 20.3% 19.3% +5%
Abarth 106 20.8% 25.3% −18%
MINI 1,485 23.6% 29.3% −19%
Audi 11,026 24.5% 25.5% −4%
Skoda 4,786 25.6% 28.3% −9%
Lexus 900 25.7% 23.4% +10%
Kia 4,149 26.8% 30.7% −13%
Honda 9,858 27.3% 31.1% −12%
Land Rover 7,315 27.5% 31.0% −11%
Mazda 5,761 27.7% 32.2% −14%
Jaguar 2,842 27.8% 31.3% −11%
Triumph 264 28.0% 29.9% −6%
Daihatsu 275 28.4% 36.1% −22%
Dodge 111 28.8% 42.4% −32%
BMW 10,805 28.9% 26.9% +8%
Toyota 14,553 29.1% 30.1% −3%
Subaru 787 29.4% 32.8% −10%
Alfa Romeo 1,252 30.1% 36.8% −18%
Hyundai 3,422 30.2% 29.4% +3%
MG 948 30.5% 41.7% −27%
Nissan 11,506 30.7% 33.3% −8%
Mercedes-Benz 6,925 30.8% 30.4% +1%
Volvo 4,965 31.1% 35.1% −11%
Volkswagen 26,443 31.3% 33.1% −5%
Jeep 675 31.7% 36.0% −12%
FIAT 6,236 32.3% 36.8% −12%
SEAT 2,680 32.4% 32.6% −1%
smart 194 34.0% 30.4% +12%
Suzuki 2,489 34.1% 32.4% +5%
Mitsubishi 2,431 34.1% 36.4% −6%
Ford 40,259 35.5% 35.2% +1%
SAAB 1,412 35.8% 40.6% −12%
Isuzu 235 36.2% 43.9% −18%
Citroen 8,462 37.8% 40.6% −7%
Chevrolet 901 38.0% 40.5% −6%
Vauxhall 22,001 39.3% 39.0% +1%
Peugeot 10,619 40.2% 40.4% −0%
Renault 9,324 43.6% 47.4% −8%
Chrysler 453 44.4% 41.8% +6%
Rover 901 44.4% 47.0% −6%
Daewoo 223 48.4% 55.6% −13%
 

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