Ford Ranger MOT Results

Registered in 2008
58.3% pass rate
from 3,116 tests in 2020
(11% better than other 2008 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 2008 vans and highlighted areas where the Ford Ranger is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (1.4% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 5.9% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (130% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 5.9% fail on Rear fog lamp (130% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 5.9% fail on Rear fog lamp (130% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 5.8% fail on Headlamps (62% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 5.7% fail on Headlamp (67% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.096% fail on Headlamp levelling device (45% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Dipswitch
    • 4.5% fail on Stop lamp (33% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (27% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim (22% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim (23% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.32% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (0.55% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators (22% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type (22% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.4% fail on Individual direction indicators (30% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.74% fail on Side repeaters (9.5% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.096% fail on All direction indicators (31% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Electrical equipment (11% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Battery(ies) (92% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Trailer electrical socket (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Horn (64% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Electrical wiring (24% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps (120% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Position lamp (140% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.80% fail on Rear reflectors (110% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Hazard warning (63% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Switch (63% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.096% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (76% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.064% fail on Main beam tell-tale (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 15% fail on Brakes (13% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 7.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes (77% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 4.5% fail on Brake performance (54% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Service brake performance (1.9% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 2.8% fail on Rbt (0.47% better than other 2008 vans)
          • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance (3.8% worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.71% fail on Service brake imbalance (5.1% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.096% fail on Decelerometer (6 times worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.096% fail on Service brake performance (6 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.032% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.87% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (35% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.83% fail on Rbt (sp) (36% better than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.45% fail on Service brake imbalance (33% better than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.39% fail on Service brake performance (51% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.87% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (87% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.74% fail on Rbt (sp) (89% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.13% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (190% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Brake performance not tested (41% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.26% fail on Parking brake performance (91% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.26% fail on Rbt (90% better than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.26% fail on Parking brake performance (89% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Mechanical brake components (53% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Brake linings and pads (36% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Brake pads (35% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Brake discs and drums (86% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Brake discs (88% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.19% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (68% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Cable (56% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Load sensing valves (7 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (15% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Anti-lock braking system (2.9% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.29% fail on Hydraulic systems (65% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Brake fluid (53% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Valves (6 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.26% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (61% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Pedal (57% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.096% fail on Hand lever (56% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (170% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Other braking system component (11 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
    • 0.16% fail on Parking brake control (75% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Lever (74% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.064% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (75% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.032% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 10% fail on Body, chassis, structure (10% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 5.0% fail on Transmission (37% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Drive shafts (13% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 2.7% fail on Joints (12% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 2.7% fail on Prop shafts (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 2.1% fail on Joints (7 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.61% fail on Prop shaft (140% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Bearing housing
    • 1.7% fail on Chassis (130% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Chassis condition (130% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Exhaust system (24% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure (8.8% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (7.1% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 1.0% fail on Body (100% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.77% fail on Other body component (130% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Panel (46% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.064% fail on Mounting fixings (92% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.48% fail on Bumpers (110% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.26% fail on Fuel system (56% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Pipe (6.4% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.064% fail on Tank (54% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Hose
      • 0.032% fail on System
    • 0.26% fail on Doors (56% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Driver's door (13% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.13% fail on Hinge (11 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Door condition
        • 0.032% fail on Catch
      • 0.064% fail on Other passenger's door (69% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.064% fail on Door condition (67% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.032% fail on Door condition
    • 0.22% fail on Towbar (150% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Vehicle structure (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Towbar condition
      • 0.032% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.16% fail on Cabs (46% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Prescribed areas (49% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.064% fail on Load security (11% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.064% fail on Tailgate (4 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Other tailgate component
    • 0.064% fail on Floor (21% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.064% fail on Seats (75% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.032% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.064% fail on Boot lid (4 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Boot lid condition
      • 0.032% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.032% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.032% fail on Engine mounting condition
  • 8.8% fail on Suspension (52% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (67% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.74% fail on Pins and bushes (39% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.74% fail on Linkage (71% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (9.7% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Anti-roll bar (93% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.064% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting (150% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Ball joint
    • 2.1% fail on Shock absorbers (67% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Springs (53% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Leaf springs (22% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Leaf spring (14% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.13% fail on Anchor bracket (90% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.064% fail on Anchor pins and bushes (40% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
        • 0.032% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
      • 0.45% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (75% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (22% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Wheel bearings (22% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Suspension arms (82% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.71% fail on Ball joint (78% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint dust cover (78% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Pins and bushes (93% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.19% fail on Other suspension component (71% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.096% fail on Other suspension component (4 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.064% fail on Ball joint (85% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.032% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.032% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.032% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.032% fail on Suspension rod
    • 0.032% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.032% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 7.3% fail on Visibility (20% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.7% fail on Washers (9.1% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Wipers (22% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.61% fail on View to rear (28% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.61% fail on Mirrors (26% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Condition of glass (72% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Windscreen (72% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.032% fail on Driver's view
  • 5.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (9.7% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 5.6% fail on Exhaust emissions (7.1% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 4.9% fail on Compression ignition (6.6% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (96% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (35% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (8.8% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.67% fail on Emissions not tested (35% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.096% fail on Emission control equipment (180% worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.064% fail on Catalytic converter (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.032% fail on Particulate filter
        • 0.064% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (7.4% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Spark ignition (54% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.61% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (53% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.032% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.51% fail on Fluid leaks (22% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Engine oil leaks (30% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.096% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.096% fail on Other leaks (7.7% worse than other 2008 vans)
  • 4.1% fail on Steering (26% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.1% fail on Steering linkage components (27% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.80% fail on Track rod end (80% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.74% fail on Drag link end (9 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.32% fail on Intermediate drop arm (44 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Locking devices (8 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Other components (13 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.13% fail on Steering linkage (20 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Steering component
      • 0.032% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.032% fail on Lock stop
    • 0.58% fail on Steering play (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Steering box (51 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.22% fail on Power steering (57% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.096% fail on Other components (47% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.064% fail on Operation (65% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.032% fail on Pump
    • 0.19% fail on Steering gear (74% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Steering box (42 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Prescribed areas (15 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.032% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.032% fail on Steering column
    • 0.032% fail on Steering lock
  • 3.5% fail on Tyres (45% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Tread depth (33% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Condition (58% better than other 2008 vans)
  • 2.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (13% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Seat belts (13% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Prescribed areas (17% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.64% fail on Condition (6.0% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Requirements (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.61% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (51% better than other 2008 vans)
  • 1.4% fail on Identification of the vehicle (89% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plates (90% worse than other 2008 vans)
  • 0.67% fail on Road Wheels (100% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.67% fail on Attachment (150% worse than other 2008 vans)
  • 0.032% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.032% fail on Belt(s)/padding