Mazda B2500 MOT Results

Registered in 2006
55.6% pass rate
from 169 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 2006 vans and highlighted areas where the Mazda B2500 is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 11% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 11% fail on Rear fog lamp (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 11% fail on Rear fog lamp (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 6.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.0% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 1.8% fail on Side repeaters
    • 4.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.59% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.2% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.59% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.59% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.59% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.59% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 20% fail on Body, chassis, structure (66% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 12% fail on Transmission (170% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 11% fail on Drive shafts (200% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 11% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Prop shafts
        • 1.2% fail on Joints
    • 3.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.0% fail on Chassis
      • 2.4% fail on Chassis condition
      • 0.59% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 1.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.2% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.59% fail on Hose
      • 0.59% fail on Pipe
    • 1.2% fail on Bumpers
    • 1.2% fail on Towbar (5 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Vehicle structure (8 times worse than other 2006 vans)
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 5.3% fail on Springs
      • 5.3% fail on Leaf springs (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 3.0% fail on Leaf spring (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
        • 0.59% fail on Anchor bracket
        • 0.59% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
      • 0.59% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 4.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.4% fail on Linkage (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.59% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.59% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 4.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.4% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.59% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.8% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.59% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 8.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.6% fail on Rbt
          • 3.0% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.59% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.59% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 1.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.59% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.59% fail on Rbt
          • 0.59% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 6.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 4.1% fail on Load sensing valves (5 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.59% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.59% fail on Lever
    • 0.59% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.59% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.59% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.59% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.59% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 7.7% fail on Visibility
    • 4.7% fail on Wipers
    • 3.0% fail on Washers
  • 2.4% fail on Steering
    • 1.2% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.59% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.59% fail on Drag link end
    • 1.2% fail on Steering play (5 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Steering box
      • 0.59% fail on Steering rack
  • 2.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 2.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.4% fail on Compression ignition
        • 2.4% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
  • 2.4% fail on Tyres
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.2% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.59% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.59% fail on Requirements