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Ford Transit MOT Results

Registered in 1984
62.5% pass rate
from 56 tests in 2017
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 1984 vans and highlighted areas where the Ford Transit is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.9% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 8.9% fail on Fog lamp
    • 7.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.8% fail on Rear lamps
    • 7.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 7.1% fail on Headlamp
    • 7.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 7.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.6% fail on Individual lamps
        • 3.6% fail on Side repeaters (14 times worse than other 1984 vans)
    • 7.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.6% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.8% fail on Lamp
      • 1.8% fail on Switch
    • 1.8% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Horn
  • 16% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 11% fail on Washers
    • 5.4% fail on Wipers
    • 3.6% fail on Mirrors
    • 1.8% fail on Bonnet
  • 14% fail on Suspension
    • 8.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 7.1% fail on Spring mounting (4 times worse than other 1984 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Component mounting
    • 3.6% fail on Leaf springs (22 times worse than other 1984 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Pins and bushes (22 times worse than other 1984 vans)
        • 3.6% fail on Shackle (22 times worse than other 1984 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Anchor bracket
    • 3.6% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.8% fail on Front
      • 1.8% fail on Rear
    • 1.8% fail on Axles
      • 1.8% fail on King pins
  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 8.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.1% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.8% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance
    • 5.4% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 3.6% fail on Components
        • 1.8% fail on Hoses
        • 1.8% fail on Reservoirs
      • 1.8% fail on Operation
    • 1.8% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.8% fail on Condition
  • 11% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 7.1% fail on Body condition
    • 5.4% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 5.4% fail on Chassis
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 7.1% fail on Emissions
    • 5.4% fail on Fuel system
      • 3.6% fail on Cap
      • 1.8% fail on Pipe
    • 1.8% fail on Exhaust system
  • 7.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 7.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 7.1% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 5.4% fail on Steering
    • 3.6% fail on Steering system
      • 1.8% fail on Steering box
      • 1.8% fail on Drag link end
    • 1.8% fail on Steering operation
  • 5.4% fail on Tyres
    • 3.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Size/type