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Ford Ranger MOT Results

Registered in 2008
63.2% pass rate
from 3,181 tests in 2017
(17% 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.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (11% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 8.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.9% fail on Front lamps
      • 2.2% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.22% fail on All position lamps
    • 7.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (27% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 4.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (86% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Fog lamp (86% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.094% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.031% fail on Switch
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamps (30% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 4.2% fail on Headlamp (32% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Stop lamp (46% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim (26% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Direction indicators (45% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Flashing type (45% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.97% fail on Individual lamps (49% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.41% fail on Side repeaters (56% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.25% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.75% fail on Rear reflectors (84% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.60% fail on Trailer electrical socket (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.47% fail on Battery
    • 0.41% fail on Horn (62% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.13% fail on Hazard warning (69% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.063% fail on Lamp
      • 0.063% fail on Switch
      • 0.031% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.094% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 12% fail on Brakes (24% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 8.3% fail on Hydraulic systems (77% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 8.0% fail on Components (88% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 7.2% fail on Pipes (100% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.0% fail on Valves (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.22% fail on Hoses
      • 0.41% fail on Leaks
      • 0.094% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.031% fail on Operation
    • 3.1% fail on Brake performance (65% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Rear wheels (70% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.72% fail on Parking brake performance (88% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.28% fail on Service brake performance (56% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.031% fail on Brake operation
    • 1.9% fail on Hub components (56% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Brake pads (48% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.063% fail on Brake discs (95% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.063% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.031% fail on Brake drums
    • 0.47% fail on ABS
    • 0.19% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.16% fail on Parking brake (86% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Condition (86% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Service brake control components (80% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal (80% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.13% fail on Anti-slip (77% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.13% fail on Cable
    • 0.031% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.031% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 8.1% fail on Suspension (53% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Shock absorbers (140% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 3.5% fail on Condition (140% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Drive shafts (32% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Front drive shafts (37% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Constant velocity joints (36% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.031% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.16% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.094% fail on Universal joint (10 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.063% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.6% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.1% fail on Front
      • 0.50% fail on Rear
    • 1.2% fail on Leaf springs
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
      • 0.16% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 0.094% fail on Shackle
        • 0.063% fail on Anchor
    • 0.79% fail on Anti-roll bars (87% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (95% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (86% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.094% fail on Attachment
      • 0.031% fail on Condition
    • 0.35% fail on Suspension arms (90% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (90% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Prescribed areas (72% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Spring mounting (69% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.094% fail on Component mounting (73% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.16% fail on Front suspension joints (90% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.031% fail on General condition
    • 0.031% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.031% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.031% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.031% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.031% fail on Axles
      • 0.031% fail on Swivel joints/housing
  • 7.0% fail on Driver's view of the road (27% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Wipers
    • 3.0% fail on Washers
    • 0.35% fail on Windscreen (66% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Mirrors (77% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.031% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.6% fail on Tyres (35% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.2% fail on Condition (60% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.063% fail on Size/type
    • 0.063% fail on Valve stem
  • 2.3% fail on Steering (53% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Steering system (47% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Ball joint (120% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Track rod end (84% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Other components (11 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on Steering pivot point (12 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.22% fail on Steering box (47 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Free play
        • 0.19% fail on Steering box (27 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Drag link end (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.063% fail on Lock stop (40 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.094% fail on Locking devices (7 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.063% fail on Power steering (89% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Operation
      • 0.031% fail on Other components
  • 1.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (45% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.47% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.16% fail on Emissions (69% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.094% fail on Fuel system (89% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.063% fail on System (80% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Cap
  • 1.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.1% fail on Body condition
    • 0.31% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.31% fail on Chassis
    • 0.19% fail on Doors (67% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Drivers
      • 0.063% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.16% fail on Load security
      • 0.063% fail on Bootlid (14 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.063% fail on Hinged tailboard (10 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Tailgate
    • 0.031% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.031% fail on Body security
    • 0.031% fail on Seats
      • 0.031% fail on Drivers
    • 0.031% fail on Spare wheel
  • 1.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (33% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.69% fail on Condition
      • 0.41% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.094% fail on Requirements
      • 0.031% fail on Attachment
    • 0.50% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (57% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (54% better than other 2008 vans)
  • 1.4% fail on Registration plates and VIN (49% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate (49% worse than other 2008 vans)
  • 0.13% fail on Towbars
    • 0.13% fail on Towbar (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
  • 0.13% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment