MOT Stats


Vehicle types : Bus

MakeTestsPass rateMost common fail reason
Alexander Dennis1984.21%Brake valve damaged or excessive air leak.
Dennis2085%Electrical wiring insecure.
Ford1100%n/a
Imperial1100%n/a
Irisbus29772.39%Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
Iveco2045%Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
Leyland3675%Brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
Mercedes-Benz450%Horn inoperative.
Optare1963.16%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Peugeot1361.54%Exhaust system leaking or insecure.
Renault3243.75%Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
Toyota10%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Volvo875%Brakes out of balance across an axle.

Tests: 471

Average bus pass rate: 69.64%

Most common fail reasons

#ReasonFail codeCategory%
1Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.1.4.2(a)(i)Major20%
2Headlamp aim outwith limits.4.1.2(a)Major15%
3Position lamp missing or inoperative.4.2.1(a)(ii)Major13%
4Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.3.4(b)(ii)Major10%
5Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.5.3.4(a)(i)Major9%
6Electrical wiring insecure.4.11(a)(ii)Major8%
7Vehicle structure corroded to the extent that the rigidity of the assembly is significantly reduced.6.1.1(c)(i)Major8%
8Brake efficiency below minimum requirement.1.2.2(a)(i)Major8%
9Binding brake.1.2.1(f)Major6%
10Steering rack gaiter or ball joint dust cover missing or damaged.2.1.3(g)(ii)Major6%

Tests date range: 3rd April 2020 to 2nd April 2021


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