Ford Ranger MOT Results

Registered in 2001
51.6% pass rate
from 1,279 tests in 2020
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.

  • 27% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 10% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (160% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 10% fail on Rear fog lamp (160% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 10% fail on Rear fog lamp (160% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.55% fail on Switch (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 7.0% fail on Headlamps (70% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 5.8% fail on Headlamp (55% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp levelling device (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.078% fail on Dipswitch
    • 7.0% fail on Headlamp aim (36% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 6.6% fail on Headlamp aim (37% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 6.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.7% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.31% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.4% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.0% fail on Direction indicators (43% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Flashing type (43% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.86% fail on Individual direction indicators (63% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.86% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.31% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.6% fail on Electrical equipment (57% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.86% fail on Horn (70% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.63% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.23% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.078% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.23% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.23% fail on Switch
    • 0.078% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.078% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.078% fail on Main beam tell-tale
      • 0.078% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 19% fail on Body, chassis, structure (17% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 7.8% fail on Transmission (73% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 7.2% fail on Drive shafts (120% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 7.1% fail on Joints (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.078% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.70% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.70% fail on Joints
    • 5.0% fail on Chassis (61% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 5.0% fail on Chassis condition (63% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.4% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 3.4% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 2.9% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.6% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.70% fail on Pipe (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.63% fail on Tank
      • 0.23% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.078% fail on System
    • 0.78% fail on Body
      • 0.31% fail on Mounting fixings
      • 0.31% fail on Panel
      • 0.23% fail on Other body component
      • 0.078% fail on Body condition
    • 0.47% fail on Cabs
      • 0.47% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.39% fail on Spare wheel (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Spare wheel condition (6 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Carrier
    • 0.39% fail on Towbar
      • 0.31% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.078% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.39% fail on Floor
    • 0.23% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.078% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.078% fail on Bracket
    • 0.078% fail on Load security
      • 0.078% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.078% fail on Other tailgate component
  • 16% fail on Suspension (24% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.4% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (25% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.4% fail on Suspension arms (41% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint (57% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.78% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.39% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.078% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.47% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.16% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.078% fail on Anti-roll bar
    • 2.8% fail on Springs
      • 2.3% fail on Leaf springs (110% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.7% fail on Leaf spring (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.47% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
        • 0.16% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
      • 0.55% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.9% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.0% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.55% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.23% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.16% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.078% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.078% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.23% fail on Sub-frames (78% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.078% fail on Axles
      • 0.078% fail on Axle
    • 0.078% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.078% fail on Suspension rod
  • 14% fail on Brakes (26% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 5.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 5.2% fail on Brake performance (58% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 3.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.7% fail on Rbt
          • 3.0% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.86% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.16% fail on Decelerometer (7 times worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 0.16% fail on Service brake performance (7 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.078% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.078% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.6% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (71% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt (sp) (73% better than other 2001 vans)
          • 0.94% fail on Service brake performance (74% better than other 2001 vans)
          • 0.86% fail on Service brake imbalance (71% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.078% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.94% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (83% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.78% fail on Rbt (sp) (85% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.16% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.39% fail on Parking brake performance (77% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.39% fail on Rbt (76% better than other 2001 vans)
          • 0.39% fail on Parking brake performance (72% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.8% fail on Load sensing valves (51% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.7% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.39% fail on Brake discs and drums (68% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.39% fail on Brake discs (67% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.078% fail on Cable
        • 0.078% fail on Linkage
    • 0.63% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.47% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.47% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.23% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.16% fail on Valves
      • 0.078% fail on Servos
      • 0.078% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.47% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.47% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.47% fail on Other braking system component (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.31% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.23% fail on Pedal
      • 0.078% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.078% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 8.9% fail on Visibility
    • 4.6% fail on Washers
    • 4.4% fail on Wipers
    • 0.39% fail on View to rear
      • 0.39% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.31% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.31% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.8% fail on Tyres
    • 4.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.63% fail on Condition (73% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.16% fail on Size/type
  • 4.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.0% fail on Compression ignition
        • 2.9% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.63% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.39% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.078% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
      • 0.16% fail on Spark ignition (83% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.078% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.078% fail on Particulate filter
        • 0.078% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.23% fail on Fluid leaks (79% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Engine oil leaks (81% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.078% fail on Other leaks
  • 4.1% fail on Steering (45% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end (74% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.86% fail on Drag link end (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Locking devices (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Intermediate drop arm (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.078% fail on Other components
        • 0.078% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.078% fail on Lock stop
    • 0.31% fail on Power steering
      • 0.16% fail on Other components
      • 0.078% fail on Operation
      • 0.078% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.23% fail on Steering play
      • 0.16% fail on Steering box
      • 0.078% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.16% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.078% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.078% fail on Steering box
  • 1.4% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (74% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.94% fail on Seat belts (76% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.86% fail on Condition
      • 0.16% fail on Prescribed areas (94% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.31% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.47% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.47% fail on Attachment
  • 0.078% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.078% fail on Speedometer