Ford Ranger MOT Results

Registered in 2001
52.3% pass rate
from 1,019 tests in 2020
(1.8% worse than other 2001 vans)
Pass rate by mileage
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 2001 vans and highlighted areas where the Ford Ranger is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (10% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 9.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (140% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 9.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (140% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 9.2% fail on Rear fog lamp (140% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.20% fail on Switch (57% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.4% fail on Headlamps (58% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.9% fail on Headlamp (33% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp levelling device (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.1% fail on Headlamp aim (27% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 5.4% fail on Headlamp aim (19% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.69% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.0% fail on Stop lamp (9.2% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (24% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Direction indicators (42% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Flashing type (42% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Side repeaters (4.1% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.88% fail on Individual direction indicators (64% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Electrical equipment (55% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Horn (79% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.49% fail on Trailer electrical socket (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.49% fail on Battery(ies) (28% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.79% fail on Position lamps (47% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.79% fail on Position lamp (56% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.098% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.098% fail on Switch
    • 0.098% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 17% fail on Body, chassis, structure (15% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 7.7% fail on Transmission (80% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 6.8% fail on Drive shafts (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 6.8% fail on Joints (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.98% fail on Prop shafts (24% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.88% fail on Joints (180% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.098% fail on Prop shaft
    • 4.0% fail on Chassis (44% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.0% fail on Chassis condition (44% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.4% fail on Exhaust system (6.1% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Integral vehicle structure (7.0% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (5.6% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.79% fail on Body (31% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Other body component (20% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Mounting fixings (170% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Panel
    • 0.49% fail on Fuel system (46% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (1.8% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Pipe
    • 0.49% fail on Bumpers (31% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.49% fail on Towbar (29% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Other towbar components (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.20% fail on Load security (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Tailgate (6 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.098% fail on Tailgate condition
        • 0.098% fail on Other tailgate component
    • 0.20% fail on Doors (80% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Front passenger's door (54% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.20% fail on Door condition (53% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.20% fail on Cabs (47% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Prescribed areas (36% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.098% fail on Floor
    • 0.098% fail on Seats
      • 0.098% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 16% fail on Suspension (17% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 5.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (34% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Springs (43% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Leaf springs (190% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 2.1% fail on Leaf spring (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.59% fail on Shackle pins and bushes (120% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.098% fail on Anchor bracket
        • 0.098% fail on Anchor pins and bushes
        • 0.098% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
      • 1.3% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (60% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (3.6% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.98% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (17% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Pins and bushes (35% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (100% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 3.2% fail on Suspension arms (41% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Ball joint (38% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins and bushes (9.1% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Suspension arm (180% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Ball joint dust cover (71% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.1% fail on Wheel bearings (7.1% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers (7.1% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.29% fail on Other suspension component (63% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.098% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.098% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.098% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.098% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 14% fail on Brakes (21% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.0% fail on Rigid brake pipes (21% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 5.3% fail on Brake performance (54% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 3.5% fail on Service brake performance (31% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 3.3% fail on Rbt (33% better than other 2001 vans)
          • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance (31% better than other 2001 vans)
          • 0.88% fail on Service brake imbalance (40% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.098% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.098% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.098% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.098% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (74% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp) (79% better than other 2001 vans)
          • 0.79% fail on Service brake imbalance (71% better than other 2001 vans)
          • 0.39% fail on Service brake performance (88% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.29% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (16 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.79% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (84% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.79% fail on Rbt (sp) (84% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.69% fail on Brake performance not tested (60% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Parking brake performance (87% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.20% fail on Rbt (87% better than other 2001 vans)
          • 0.098% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.098% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
    • 3.3% fail on Load sensing valves (57% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Mechanical brake components (19% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (61% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 2.4% fail on Brake pads (64% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Brake discs and drums (74% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.29% fail on Brake discs (73% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.59% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (63% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Prescribed areas (77% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.59% fail on Other braking system component (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.39% fail on Hydraulic systems (3.1% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Brake fluid (2.6% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.098% fail on Valves
    • 0.098% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.098% fail on Pedal
    • 0.098% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.098% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.098% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.098% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.098% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 10% fail on Visibility (1.2% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers (5.8% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 5.0% fail on Washers (21% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.20% fail on View to rear (72% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Mirrors (71% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.098% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.098% fail on Windscreen
  • 5.2% fail on Tyres (0.29% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Tread depth (31% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Condition (37% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.098% fail on Size/type
  • 4.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (7.6% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (3.8% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 3.7% fail on Compression ignition (29% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (41% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.79% fail on Emissions not tested (1.1% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.59% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (78% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.098% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.098% fail on Catalytic converter
      • 0.098% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.098% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.29% fail on Fluid leaks (68% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Engine oil leaks (73% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Other leaks
  • 3.6% fail on Steering (47% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Steering linkage components (39% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.88% fail on Drag link end (6 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.79% fail on Track rod end (80% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Ball joint (88% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Intermediate drop arm (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.49% fail on Power steering (28% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Pipes and hoses (52% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Pump
      • 0.098% fail on Other components
    • 0.39% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.098% fail on Steering play
      • 0.098% fail on Steering box
  • 1.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (61% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Seat belts (58% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.98% fail on Condition (8.5% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.49% fail on Prescribed areas (80% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.20% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (76% better than other 2001 vans)
  • 0.88% fail on Identification of the vehicle (10% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.88% fail on Registration plates (8.7% better than other 2001 vans)
  • 0.69% fail on Road Wheels (150% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.69% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)