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Mazda Bongo MOT Results

Registered in 2001
60.0% pass rate
from 1,023 tests in 2020
(19% better than other 2001 vans)
Pass rate by mileage
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 Bongo is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 11% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (170% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 11% fail on Rear fog lamp (170% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 11% fail on Rear fog lamp (170% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.88% fail on Switch (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.098% fail on Matched pair
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.5% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.098% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim (58% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim (68% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.68% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.8% fail on Electrical equipment (54% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.39% fail on Horn (86% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.59% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.49% fail on Direction indicators (86% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.49% fail on Flashing type (86% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.49% fail on Individual direction indicators (79% better than other 2001 vans)
  • 15% fail on Suspension (26% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (69% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage ball joints (190% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.59% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.29% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.098% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.098% fail on Linkage
    • 5.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.4% fail on Ball joint dust cover (200% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint (66% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 3.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (59% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.49% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.49% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.49% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.20% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.20% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.098% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.098% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.098% fail on Springs
      • 0.098% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.098% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.098% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 7.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (43% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 7.4% fail on Exhaust emissions (69% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 7.4% fail on Spark ignition (7 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 6.2% fail on Catalyst emissions (10 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.098% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 0.098% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.098% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
    • 0.29% fail on Fluid leaks (73% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.098% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 6.3% fail on Brakes (68% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.7% fail on Brake linings and pads (80% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 2.7% fail on Brake pads (87% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Brake discs and drums (68% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.39% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.098% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.098% fail on Linkage
    • 2.3% fail on Brake performance (81% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Service brake performance (72% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt (72% better than other 2001 vans)
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance (71% better than other 2001 vans)
          • 0.39% fail on Service brake imbalance (76% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Parking brake performance (65% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.59% fail on Rbt (64% better than other 2001 vans)
          • 0.59% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.098% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.39% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (93% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.29% fail on Rbt (sp) (95% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.098% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.29% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.098% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.098% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.098% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.098% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 1.2% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Anti-lock braking system (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.49% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.39% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.098% fail on Pedal
    • 0.098% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.098% fail on Lever
  • 6.3% fail on Visibility (39% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Wipers
    • 1.4% fail on Washers (68% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.20% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.098% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.098% fail on View to rear
      • 0.098% fail on Mirrors
  • 5.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (67% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust system (54% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure (63% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (62% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.68% fail on Chassis (78% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.68% fail on Chassis condition (78% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.59% fail on Doors
      • 0.29% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.29% fail on Door condition
      • 0.20% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.20% fail on Door condition
      • 0.098% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.098% fail on Door condition
    • 0.39% fail on Towbar
      • 0.39% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.39% fail on Transmission (91% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Drive shafts (88% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.39% fail on Joints (88% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.20% fail on Seats
      • 0.20% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.098% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.098% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.098% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.098% fail on Body
      • 0.098% fail on Panel
      • 0.098% fail on Other body component
  • 3.4% fail on Steering (53% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Steering linkage components (56% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Track rod end (52% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.78% fail on Power steering
      • 0.49% fail on Other components
      • 0.20% fail on Operation
      • 0.098% fail on Rams
    • 0.59% fail on Steering gear (67% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Steering rack (65% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.098% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.098% fail on Universal joint
  • 3.0% fail on Tyres (48% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth (51% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Condition
  • 1.6% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (67% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Seat belts (65% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.49% fail on Prescribed areas (83% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.49% fail on Requirements (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Attachment
      • 0.20% fail on Condition (80% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.29% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.49% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.49% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.20% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.20% fail on Attachment