Mazda B2500 MOT Results

Registered in 2001
48.4% pass rate
from 93 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 2001 vans and highlighted areas where the Mazda B2500 is unusually good or bad.

  • 39% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (63% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 20% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 20% fail on Rear fog lamp (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 20% fail on Rear fog lamp (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 13% fail on Stop lamp (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 9.7% fail on Headlamps (140% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 7.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp levelling device (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 7.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 7.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 6.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 6.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 5.4% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 1.1% fail on Side repeaters
    • 3.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.2% fail on Position lamp
    • 3.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 3.2% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.2% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 2.2% fail on Horn
      • 1.1% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 1.1% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.1% fail on Switch
  • 20% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 8.6% fail on Transmission
      • 7.5% fail on Drive shafts
        • 7.5% fail on Joints
      • 1.1% fail on Prop shafts
        • 1.1% fail on Joints
    • 4.3% fail on Chassis
      • 4.3% fail on Chassis condition
    • 3.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.2% fail on Body
      • 2.2% fail on Other body component
      • 1.1% fail on Panel
    • 2.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 2.2% fail on Cabs (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Prescribed areas (7 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.1% fail on Tank
  • 15% fail on Suspension
    • 7.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 5.4% fail on Springs
      • 4.3% fail on Leaf springs (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 3.2% fail on Leaf spring (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
      • 1.1% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.2% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 3.2% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.2% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage
    • 2.2% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.1% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 7.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.4% fail on Service brake performance
        • 5.4% fail on Rbt
          • 5.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 3.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.1% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt
          • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 3.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.2% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 2.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.2% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.2% fail on Brake pads
    • 1.1% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 1.1% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 11% fail on Visibility
    • 6.5% fail on Wipers
    • 4.3% fail on Washers
    • 1.1% fail on View to rear
      • 1.1% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.5% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 6.5% fail on Compression ignition
        • 3.2% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 2.2% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 1.1% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.1% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 5.4% fail on Steering
    • 4.3% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 3.2% fail on Ball joint (8 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Intermediate drop arm
    • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 1.1% fail on Power steering
      • 1.1% fail on Operation
  • 4.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
  • 2.2% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 2.2% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.1% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 1.1% fail on Belt(s)/padding