MOT Stats


Vehicle types : Bus

MakeTestsPass rateMost common fail reason
Alexander Dennis2075%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Dennis2684.62%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Ford1100%n/a
Imperial1100%n/a
Irisbus30268.21%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Iveco1741.18%Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
Leyland5773.68%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Mercedes-Benz580%Steering ball joint with excessive wear.
Optare2259.09%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Peugeot1250%Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
Renault3447.06%Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
Toyota1100%n/a
Volvo966.67%Position lamp missing or inoperative.

Tests: 507

Average bus pass rate: 67.06%

Most common fail reasons

#ReasonFail codeCategory%
1Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.1.4.2(a)(i)Major22%
2Position lamp missing or inoperative.4.2.1(a)(ii)Major18%
3Headlamp aim outwith limits.4.1.2(a)Major13%
4Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.3.4(b)(ii)Major12%
5Exhaust system leaking or insecure.6.1.2(a)Major10%
6Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.3.5(a)Major8%
7Direction indicator lamp missing or inoperative.4.4.1(a)(ii)Major8%
8Brake efficiency below minimum requirement.1.2.2(a)(i)Major8%
9Registration plate lamp missing or inoperative.4.7.1(b)(ii)Major8%
10Binding brake.1.2.1(f)Major7%
Tests date range:
13th September 2020 to 12th September 2021

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