Mazda B2500 MOT Results

Registered in 2000
43.7% pass rate
from 87 tests in 2020
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 2000 vans and highlighted areas where the Mazda B2500 is unusually good or bad.

  • 36% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (54% worse than other 2000 vans)
    • 15% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (2 times worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 15% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2000 vans)
        • 15% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2000 vans)
    • 9.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 9.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 8.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 8.0% fail on Headlamp
    • 6.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.9% fail on Position lamp
    • 6.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.4% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.3% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.3% fail on Horn
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.1% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 22% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Rigid brake pipes (140% worse than other 2000 vans)
    • 6.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 4.6% fail on Brake discs and drums (3 times worse than other 2000 vans)
        • 4.6% fail on Brake discs (3 times worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.1% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 1.1% fail on Cable
    • 5.7% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 5.7% fail on Rbt
          • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 3.4% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 3.4% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 1.1% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 22% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 9.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure (2 times worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 9.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (2 times worse than other 2000 vans)
    • 6.9% fail on Body (4 times worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 4.6% fail on Panel (8 times worse than other 2000 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Other body component
    • 5.7% fail on Chassis
      • 5.7% fail on Chassis condition
    • 4.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 4.6% fail on Transmission
      • 4.6% fail on Drive shafts
        • 4.6% fail on Joints
    • 1.1% fail on Floor
  • 18% fail on Visibility
    • 10% fail on Washers
    • 6.9% fail on Wipers
    • 1.1% fail on Condition of glass
      • 1.1% fail on Windscreen
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 6.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.4% fail on Ball joint
      • 2.3% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 2.3% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 1.1% fail on Suspension arm
    • 3.4% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.3% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 2.3% fail on Springs
      • 2.3% fail on Leaf springs
        • 2.3% fail on Leaf spring
    • 2.3% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 2.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 1.1% fail on Sub-frames
      • 1.1% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 10% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 8.0% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 6.9% fail on Compression ignition
        • 2.3% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 2.3% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 2.3% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 2.3% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.3% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 2.3% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.1% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 1.1% fail on Other leaks
  • 10% fail on Tyres
    • 9.2% fail on Tread depth (2 times worse than other 2000 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
  • 5.7% fail on Steering
    • 3.4% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.3% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 1.1% fail on Power steering
      • 1.1% fail on Operation
      • 1.1% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 3.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.4% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 2.3% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 2.3% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.1% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.1% fail on Attachment