Mazda BT-50 MOT Results

Registered in 2007
60.1% pass rate
from 346 tests in 2017
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 2007 vans and highlighted areas where the Mazda BT-50 is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.8% fail on Front lamps
      • 3.2% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.58% fail on All position lamps
    • 6.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (140% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 6.1% fail on Fog lamp (140% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 4.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.87% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.58% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.87% fail on Battery
    • 0.58% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.58% fail on Horn
    • 0.29% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 10% fail on Hydraulic systems (84% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 9.8% fail on Components (90% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 8.7% fail on Pipes (100% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Valves (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.29% fail on Hoses
        • 0.29% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.58% fail on Leaks
      • 0.29% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.29% fail on Operation
    • 4.9% fail on Brake performance (47% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.0% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.87% fail on Parking brake performance (85% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.7% fail on Hub components
      • 1.7% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.58% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.58% fail on Condition
    • 0.58% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.58% fail on Pedal
        • 0.58% fail on Condition
    • 0.29% fail on ABS
  • 11% fail on Suspension (43% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (61% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (68% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.58% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.0% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.0% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.0% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 1.7% fail on Leaf springs
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
      • 0.58% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 0.58% fail on Shackle
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.4% fail on Front
      • 0.29% fail on Rear
    • 1.7% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.58% fail on Suspension arms (84% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.58% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (84% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.58% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.58% fail on Spring mounting
  • 7.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.1% fail on Wipers
    • 1.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.29% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.6% fail on Tyres
    • 4.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.29% fail on Valve stem
  • 3.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.4% fail on Emissions
    • 0.29% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.29% fail on System
    • 0.29% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 1.7% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.87% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.87% fail on Chassis
    • 0.58% fail on Body condition
    • 0.29% fail on Doors
      • 0.29% fail on Passengers front
  • 1.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.87% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.58% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.29% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.29% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.29% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.2% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.87% fail on Steering (85% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.58% fail on Steering system (88% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.29% fail on Other components
        • 0.29% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.29% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.58% fail on Towbars (6 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.58% fail on Towbar (11 times worse than other 2007 vans)
  • 0.29% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.29% fail on Attachment