MOT Stats


Vehicle types : Bike

MakeTestsPass rateMost common fail reason
Adiva1100%n/a
Adly2584%Brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
AJP4961.22%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
AJS1,97966.35%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
AJW1100%n/a
American Ironhorse250%Direction indicator lamp emitted colour, position or intensity not in accordance with requirements.
API1384.62%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Aprilia14,68080.46%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Ariel4197.56%Forks or fork yoke in such a condition that steering control is adversely affected.
Armstrong10190.1%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Atala2100%n/a
Baimo862.5%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Bajaj4774.47%Exhaust system leaking or insecure.
Baotian80166.29%Shock absorber not functioning, or leaking severely.
Baroni250%Shock absorber not functioning, or leaking severely.
Barossa2777.78%Shock absorber not functioning, or leaking severely.
Bashan1100%n/a
Batavus4100%n/a
Battistinis250%Direction indicator lamp missing or inoperative.
Beeline11264.29%Shock absorber not functioning, or leaking severely.
Benelli57282.52%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Beta63883.07%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Better2055%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Big Dog1776.47%Direction indicator lamp emitted colour, position or intensity not in accordance with requirements.
Bigbear1100%n/a
Bimota9292.39%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
BMC1100%n/a
BMW58,84890.41%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Boss Hoss1100%n/a
Bourget2100%n/a
Branson2564%Brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
BSA78790.6%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
BTM250%Shock absorber not functioning, or leaking severely.
Buell1,60987.51%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Bultaco2692.31%Loose or missing wheel nut, bolt or stud in the case of multiple fixings.
Cagiva55577.48%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Can-Am250%Horn sound not in accordance with requirements.
CCM99681.73%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
CF Moto988.89%Brake fluid not visible.
CH Racing1172.73%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Champ785.71%Number plate does not conform to requirements.
Chang Jiang10%Brake grabbing severely.
Chituma10%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Chunlan1464.29%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Classic Custom1100%n/a
Condor2100%n/a
Confederate1100%n/a
Cossack475%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
CPI33365.17%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
CSR1100%n/a
CZ5682.14%Transmission belt, chain, sprocket or pulley excessively loose or worn.
Daelim35678.37%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Dafier10%Headlamp missing or inoperative.
Dayang366.67%Tyre tread depth too low.
Derbi1,04563.54%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Deus1100%n/a
Di Blassi2100%n/a
Direct Bikes12468.55%Steering head bearings defective or have excessive wear or play.
Dirt Pro20%Brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
Dorton1100%n/a
Dot2100%n/a
Douglas3100%n/a
Ducati21,60587.29%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Easy Rider26375.29%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
EVT4100%n/a
Excelsior1100%n/a
Fantic16100%n/a
Francis Barnett1190.91%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Garelli8100%n/a
Gas Gas66282.33%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Geely1100%n/a
Generic63462.78%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Giantco977.78%Brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
Gilera3,10174.3%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Greeves1392.31%Brake grabbing severely.
Guoben1100%n/a
Hanway366.67%Direction indicator lamp missing or inoperative.
Haotian5658.93%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Harley-Davidson38,89888.08%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Harris887.5%Shock absorber not functioning, or leaking severely.
Hartford3473.53%Direction indicator lamp missing or inoperative.
Heinkel1100%n/a
Her Chee3100%n/a
Hesketh1693.75%Direction indicator lamp missing or inoperative.
Honda197,95882.97%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Hongdou887.5%Abnormal lag in brake operation on a wheel.
Hongyan1100%n/a
Honley14560.69%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Huatian1764.71%Brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
Huoniao35860.06%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Husaberg39479.95%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Husqvarna1,52678.51%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Hyde Harrier1100%n/a
Hyosung1,12766.28%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Indian39090.77%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Innocenti2993.1%Position lamp switch does not operate in accordance with requirements.
Italjet23880.67%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
James785.71%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Jawa8889.77%Steering head bearings defective or have excessive wear or play.
Jialing1883.33%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Jincheng1283.33%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Jinlun30157.14%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
JM Star955.56%Fairing or leg shield impeding steering operation.
Jonway1361.54%Shock absorber not functioning, or leaking severely.
Jordan3100%n/a
Kaisar2040%Tyre tread depth too low.
Kanuni10100%n/a
Kawasaki71,96883.26%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Kazuma1100%n/a
Keen560%Wheel bearing excessively rough.
Keeway1,53061.44%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Kenbo250%Handlebar fractured, excessively deformed or excessively corroded.
Kinlon10%Direction indicator lamp missing or inoperative.
Kinroad3857.89%Transmission belt, chain, sprocket or pulley excessively loose or worn.
KSR Moto43959.45%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
KTM16,75081.41%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Kymco3,62275.35%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Lambretta4,87590.65%Headlamp missing or inoperative.
Laverda33190.63%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Leike10%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Lexmoto6,09059.8%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Lifan56864.61%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Lifan-Hongda2568%Headlamp missing or inoperative.
LML1,89182.55%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Loncin683.33%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Longjia38663.21%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Magni683.33%Excessive fluctuation in brake effort through each wheel revolution.
Maico1100%n/a
Malaguti11664.66%Shock absorber not functioning, or leaking severely.
Manet366.67%Headlamp missing or inoperative.
Matchless8492.86%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
MBK21767.74%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Megelli1435.71%Shock absorber not functioning, or leaking severely.
Metisse1994.74%Unsuitable tyre fitted.
Minsk1100%n/a
Mobylette4100%n/a
Modenas1593.33%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Mondial4100%n/a
Monnier1100%n/a
Montesa5886.21%Horn inoperative.
Morgan1100%n/a
Morini12889.84%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Moto Guzzi5,23887.86%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Moto Morini7588%Direction indicator lamp missing or inoperative.
Moto Roma14868.92%Headlamp missing or inoperative.
Motobecane3100%n/a
Motobi5660.71%Shock absorber not functioning, or leaking severely.
Motor Hispania4351.16%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Motorini5056%Headlamp missing or inoperative.
MRD Metisse1100%n/a
Mutt1070%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
MV Agusta1,59586.58%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
MZ74686.33%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Neco13670.59%Horn inoperative.
Neval2885.71%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
NG887.5%n/a
Nipponia12175.21%Tyre tread depth too low.
Norton62291.48%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
NSU9100%n/a
NVT2100%n/a
Ossa450%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Panther11100%n/a
Paton10%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Peugeot8,64673.98%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
PGO21877.06%Tyre tread depth too low.
Piaggio40,81080.59%Tyre tread depth too low.
Pioneer16963.31%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Polaris1100%n/a
POR966.67%Spoke missing, cracked, excessively loose, bent or corroded.
Puch9881.63%Horn inoperative.
Pulse1,36264.61%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Puzey1100%n/a
Qingqi1,49459.71%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Quadro1485.71%Tyre tread depth too low.
Raleigh2391.3%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Regent887.5%n/a
Rickman1080%Horn inoperative.
Riders250%Exhaust noise levels in excess of those permitted.
Rieju77160.7%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Rovigo366.67%Headlamp missing or inoperative.
Royal Enfield3,22988.26%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Rudge3100%n/a
Sachs30673.86%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Saiting580%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Sanben771.43%Exhaust system leaking or insecure.
Sanglas1100%n/a
Sanya3855.26%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Saxon1100%n/a
Scomadi475%Headlamp missing or inoperative.
Scooters India16787.43%Steering head bearings defective or have excessive wear or play.
Scorpa8100%n/a
Scott2100%n/a
Senke2100%n/a
Serveta15100%n/a
SFM9958.59%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Sherco8483.33%Number plate does not conform to requirements.
Shineray6170.49%Suspension pin, bush or joint: excessively worn.
Siamoto2268.18%Direction indicator lamp missing or inoperative.
Sil1478.57%Number plate does not conform to requirements.
Silk2100%n/a
Simson250%Headlamp emitted colour or intensity not in accordance with requirements.
Sinnis34864.94%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Sinski366.67%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Sitcar1100%n/a
Skygo1450%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Skyjet14952.35%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Skyteam17277.33%Headlamp missing or inoperative.
Skywing3100%n/a
SMC650%Shock absorber not functioning, or leaking severely.
Sonik757.14%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
SS1100%n/a
Starway250%Tyre tread depth too low.
Stomp1100%n/a
Sukida15566.45%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Sunbeam10100%n/a
Superbyke23457.26%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Suzuki110,93482.56%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
SWM1181.82%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Sym4,69773.83%Tyre tread depth too low.
Taishan560%Steering head bearings defective or have excessive wear or play.
Taiwan Golden Bee4465.91%Shock absorber not functioning, or leaking severely.
Tamoretti2161.9%Binding brake.
TGB68373.65%Shock absorber not functioning, or leaking severely.
Thumpstar1070%Direction indicator lamp missing or inoperative.
Thunder Mountain366.67%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Titan5100%n/a
TM633.33%Wheel bearing with excessive play.
Tomos8882.95%Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.
Triton683.33%Wheels sufficiently misaligned to adversely affect the handling or steering.
Triumph72,53487.53%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Ural8591.76%Horn inoperative.
Uralmoto3688.89%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Urban1741.18%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Vectrix1593.33%Tyre tread depth too low.
Velocette10595.24%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Velosolex2588%Brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
Vertemati2100%n/a
Vespa1,62084.07%Headlamp missing or inoperative.
Vetric1100%n/a
Victory1,22789.89%Number plate does not conform to requirements.
Vijay10484.62%Insufficient brake control reserve travel.
Vincent17100%n/a
VOR1100%n/a
Voxan2100%n/a
Vulcan1963.16%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Wangye2875%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Warrior580%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
White Knuckle8373.49%Stop lamp remains on when the brakes are released.
WK39763.73%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Wuyang2060%Throttle control not functioning correctly.
Xingyue850%Stop lamp remains on when the brakes are released.
Xinling2100%n/a
Yamaha132,74981.53%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Yamasaki2100%n/a
YCF1100%n/a
Yiben10%Headlamp "dip" switch does not operate.
Yinhua1100%n/a
Yiying1546.67%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Zennco333.33%Spoke missing, cracked, excessively loose, bent or corroded.
Zhongyu3100%n/a
Znen61463.52%Steering head bearings defective or have excessive wear or play.
Zongshen12573.6%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Zontes3672.22%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.

Tests: 855,435

Average bike pass rate: 83.12%

Most common fail reasons

#ReasonFail codeCategory%
1Headlamp aim outwith limits.4.1.2(a)Major14%
2Tyre tread depth too low.5.2.3(e)Dangerous11%
3Stop lamp missing or inoperative.4.3.1(a)(ii)Major11%
4Rear reflector missing or reflecting white to the rear.4.8.2(a)(ii)Major10%
5Shock absorber not functioning, or leaking severely.5.3.2(b)Major8%
6Brake lining or pad worn below 1.0mm.1.1.13(a)Dangerous8%
7Headlamp missing or inoperative.4.1.1(a)(ii)Major6%
8Direction indicator lamp missing or inoperative.4.4.1(a)(ii)Major6%
9Binding brake.1.2.1(f)Major5%
10Position lamp missing or inoperative.4.2.1(a)Major5%

Tests date range: 22nd May 2018 to 21st May 2019


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