Ford Ranger MOT Results

Registered in 2008
59.6% pass rate
from 3,483 tests in 2020
(14% 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.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.0% fail on Position lamps (23% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 4.9% fail on Position lamp (25% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.057% fail on All position lamps
    • 4.9% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (93% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 4.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (92% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 4.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (94% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Front fog lamps
        • 0.029% fail on Front fog lamps
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamps (32% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 4.7% fail on Headlamp (37% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.057% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.4% fail on Stop lamp (36% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (31% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.32% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.6% fail on Direction indicators (41% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Flashing type (41% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.0% fail on Individual direction indicators (45% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.55% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.086% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.2% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.43% fail on Trailer electrical socket (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.43% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.29% fail on Horn (74% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.78% fail on Rear reflectors (73% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.11% fail on Switch
    • 0.11% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.086% fail on Main beam tell-tale (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 14% fail on Brakes (15% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 7.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes (84% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 4.3% fail on Brake performance (55% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.5% fail on Rbt
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.69% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.029% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.029% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.029% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.029% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.0% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.86% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.57% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.32% fail on Service brake performance (60% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (19 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.80% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (88% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.75% fail on Rbt (sp) (88% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.057% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.60% fail on Brake performance not tested (150% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.40% fail on Parking brake performance (85% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.37% fail on Rbt (86% better than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.37% fail on Parking brake performance (84% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.029% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.029% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 2.2% fail on Mechanical brake components (56% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Brake linings and pads (46% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Brake pads (46% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Brake discs and drums (83% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.29% fail on Brake discs (83% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (62% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.20% fail on Cable
        • 0.029% fail on Brake slack adjuster
    • 1.6% fail on Load sensing valves (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.0% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.32% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (54% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Pedal
      • 0.086% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.26% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.17% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.057% fail on Valves
      • 0.029% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.14% fail on Parking brake control (78% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Lever (78% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.057% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.057% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.11% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.086% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.086% fail on Other braking system component (6 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Other components
    • 0.029% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.029% fail on Operation
  • 9.0% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.3% fail on Transmission
      • 2.4% fail on Drive shafts
        • 2.4% fail on Joints
        • 0.057% fail on Bearing housing (6 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.029% fail on Drive shaft
      • 2.2% fail on Prop shafts (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Joints (6 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.46% fail on Prop shaft (98% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.83% fail on Chassis
      • 0.80% fail on Chassis condition
      • 0.029% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.72% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.72% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.63% fail on Bumpers (160% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.52% fail on Body
      • 0.37% fail on Other body component
      • 0.14% fail on Panel
    • 0.37% fail on Towbar (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Other towbar components (4 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Vehicle structure (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.057% fail on Safety device (16 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Towbar condition
    • 0.20% fail on Fuel system (72% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.086% fail on Tank
      • 0.086% fail on Pipe
      • 0.029% fail on System
    • 0.20% fail on Doors (63% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.086% fail on Door condition
        • 0.029% fail on Catch
      • 0.057% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.029% fail on Door condition
        • 0.029% fail on Hinge
      • 0.029% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.029% fail on Door condition
    • 0.14% fail on Load security
      • 0.14% fail on Tailgate (13 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Tailgate condition (21 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.086% fail on Spare wheel condition
      • 0.029% fail on Carrier
    • 0.11% fail on Boot lid (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.086% fail on Boot lid condition (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.11% fail on Cabs
      • 0.11% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.029% fail on Floor
    • 0.029% fail on Seats
      • 0.029% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 8.1% fail on Suspension (55% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Shock absorbers (74% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (77% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.78% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.52% fail on Linkage
      • 0.34% fail on Pins and bushes (71% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.057% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.029% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.6% fail on Springs (62% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Leaf springs
        • 1.1% fail on Leaf spring
        • 0.086% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
        • 0.057% fail on Anchor bracket
        • 0.057% fail on Anchor pins and bushes
        • 0.029% fail on Spring saddle
        • 0.029% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
      • 0.14% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.029% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.029% fail on Mounting
      • 0.029% fail on Torsion bars
        • 0.029% fail on Torsion bar
    • 1.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.95% fail on Suspension arms (83% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.72% fail on Ball joint (77% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Ball joint dust cover (80% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.029% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.14% fail on Other suspension component (79% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.029% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.029% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.029% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.029% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.086% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.057% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.029% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.029% fail on Axles
      • 0.029% fail on Axle
    • 0.029% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.029% fail on Ball joint
  • 6.9% fail on Visibility (25% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Wipers
    • 3.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.20% fail on View to rear (78% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Mirrors (78% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Condition of glass (67% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Windscreen (67% better than other 2008 vans)
  • 5.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (19% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 5.5% fail on Exhaust emissions (17% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 4.7% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (41% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 1.3% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.78% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.057% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.029% fail on Catalytic converter
          • 0.029% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.057% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 0.83% fail on Spark ignition (50% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.69% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (54% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.057% fail on Emission control equipment (14 times worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.029% fail on Catalytic converter
          • 0.029% fail on NOx sensor
        • 0.057% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.029% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.40% fail on Fluid leaks (48% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.32% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.057% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.029% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 3.4% fail on Steering (39% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Steering linkage components (39% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.98% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.83% fail on Track rod end (79% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.52% fail on Drag link end (7 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Intermediate drop arm (39 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Other components (8 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Steering linkage (11 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.086% fail on Locking devices (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.43% fail on Steering play (140% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.40% fail on Steering box (46 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.029% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.26% fail on Power steering
      • 0.20% fail on Other components
      • 0.029% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.029% fail on Pump
    • 0.11% fail on Steering gear (83% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Steering box (19 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.086% fail on Prescribed areas (7 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.029% fail on Steering column
  • 3.3% fail on Tyres (48% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth (37% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Condition (61% better than other 2008 vans)
  • 2.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (29% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.46% fail on Condition
      • 0.057% fail on Requirements
      • 0.029% fail on Attachment
    • 0.55% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (58% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.057% fail on Airbags
      • 0.057% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 1.1% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plates
    • 0.029% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.40% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.40% fail on Attachment
  • 0.029% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.029% fail on Speedometer