Mazda B2500 MOT Results

Registered in 2002
52.0% pass rate
from 150 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 2002 vans and highlighted areas where the Mazda B2500 is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 13% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 13% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 13% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.67% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.7% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.67% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.3% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.0% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 1.3% fail on Horn
    • 0.67% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.67% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.67% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.67% fail on Side repeaters
  • 17% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 6.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 6.0% fail on Transmission
      • 5.3% fail on Drive shafts
        • 5.3% fail on Joints
      • 0.67% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.67% fail on Joints
    • 5.3% fail on Chassis
      • 5.3% fail on Chassis condition
    • 2.0% fail on Body
      • 2.0% fail on Panel
    • 1.3% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.67% fail on Tank
      • 0.67% fail on Pipe
    • 1.3% fail on Seats
      • 1.3% fail on Passenger's seat (7 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.67% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.67% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.67% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.67% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.67% fail on Carrier
    • 0.67% fail on Cabs
      • 0.67% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 5.3% fail on Springs
      • 4.7% fail on Leaf springs (3 times worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 4.0% fail on Leaf spring (8 times worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.67% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
      • 0.67% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 4.7% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.7% fail on Linkage (5 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.67% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 4.0% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.0% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.3% fail on Suspension arms (79% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.67% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 8.7% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.3% fail on Service brake performance
        • 5.3% fail on Rbt
          • 3.3% fail on Service brake performance
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.0% fail on Brake performance not tested (4 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.67% fail on Service brake performance
    • 5.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.3% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 1.3% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.67% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.67% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.67% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.67% fail on Pedal
  • 9.3% fail on Visibility
    • 6.7% fail on Washers
    • 2.7% fail on Wipers
    • 0.67% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.67% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.7% fail on Tyres
    • 4.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.3% fail on Condition
  • 3.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 2.0% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.3% fail on Other leaks (7 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 1.3% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 1.3% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.67% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.67% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.0% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.67% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.67% fail on Condition
  • 1.3% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.3% fail on Steering (81% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.67% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.67% fail on Steering box
    • 0.67% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.67% fail on Locking devices