MOT Stats


Vehicle types : Car : BMW

BMW

ModelTestsPass rateMost common fail reason
1 Series67,49479%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
2 Door10%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
3 Series465,47572.67%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
3.09100%n/a
5 Series50,75181.26%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
1143,65976.77%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
114i10%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
116118,39076.78%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
116d1100%n/a
116i683.33%Shock absorber disfunctional or leaking severely.
118121,76576.91%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
118d757.14%Recut tyre fitted when not permitted.
118i1100%n/a
12050,13773.49%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
120d875%Brake lining or pad worn below 1.5mm.
1234,15571.77%Shock absorber disfunctional or leaking severely.
123d250%Suspension spring broken or seriously weakened.
1254,81082.54%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
128i4100%n/a
13095274.58%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
1351,19782.71%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
2165,00386.57%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
21840,94387.79%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
22015,22086.5%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
2252,59288.31%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
22859086.1%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
31615,63468.66%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
3186,05486.85%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
318ci250%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
318d450%Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
318i8100%n/a
32025,80088.23%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
320d3174.19%Shock absorber disfunctional or leaking severely.
320i1070%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
3231973.68%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
32515872.15%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
325ci366.67%Shock absorber disfunctional or leaking severely.
325d10%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
325i3100%n/a
3285371.7%Headlamp beam image obviously incorrect.
328i3100%n/a
33012,14087.72%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
330ci2100%n/a
330d5100%n/a
330i966.67%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
3354,78889.08%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
335d3100%n/a
340i79191.91%Tyre with a cut in excess of the requirements.
4181,14085.96%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
42051,69486.06%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
42523586.38%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
4282,97586.08%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
43011,02987.81%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
43512,44387.13%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
4403,78088.94%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
5182,58781.75%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
52092,55177.88%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
520d1984.21%Suspension joint dust cover missing or ineffective.
5233,31666.01%Suspension joint dust cover missing or ineffective.
523i250%Emissions levels exceed default limits.
5241100%n/a
52519,50568.75%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
525d1100%n/a
5282,52171.92%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
53029,12273.8%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
530d5100%n/a
530i10%Engine MIL inoperative or indicating a malfunction.
5359,84779.6%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
54080967.24%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
540i250%Fracture or welding defect on a wheel.
54531264.74%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
55028776.31%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
6283271.88%Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.
6303,20373.21%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
630d1100%n/a
630i3100%n/a
633560%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
6352,21276.58%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
64011,02082.24%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
640d366.67%Headlamp beam image obviously incorrect.
6452,07269.16%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
6501,36375.35%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
7001100%n/a
7281,08965.38%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
73010,32879.43%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
730d10%Door will not open using the relevant control or close properly.
730ld1100%n/a
732977.78%Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
73563266.61%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
7402,53082.69%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
74541467.15%SRS malfunction indicator lamp indicates a system malfunction.
75090178.47%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
76022877.63%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
84074470.56%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
85018173.48%Suspension joint dust cover missing or ineffective.
1502560%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
16025100%n/a
180210%Electrical wiring insecure.
20001968.42%Headlamp beam image obviously incorrect.
200210680.19%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
2500666.67%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Alpina1,34082.01%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
B31586.67%Body, cab or chassis excessively corroded at mounting points.
B101546.67%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
B122100%n/a
Ci3265.63%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Coupe3063.33%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
E91100%n/a
E871100%n/a
I310,58289.21%Tyre with a cut in excess of the requirements.
I81,90788.99%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
Isetta6100%n/a
M11994.74%Brake lining or pad worn below 1.5mm.
M23,34590.49%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
M317,25082.34%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
M48,67786.86%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
M54,53984.14%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
M61,50886.54%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
M1356387.3%Tyre with a cut in excess of the requirements.
M135i1100%n/a
M1401172.73%Windscreen or window damaged or seriously discoloured, affecting the driver's view of the road or of an obligatory external mirror.
M140i6100%n/a
M235i6692.42%Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.
M535333.33%Brake hose excessively damaged, twisted or stretched.
M535i580%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
M Coupe10289.22%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Touring560%Engine MIL inoperative or indicating a malfunction.
X176,95184.2%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
X1d1100%n/a
X21,77983.19%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
X376,28978.01%Suspension spring broken or seriously weakened.
X49,54485.59%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
X586,11374.92%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
X5d1100%n/a
X613,55583.22%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
X6m1100%n/a
Z19490.43%Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.
Z313,55965.62%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
Z433,39975.49%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
Z87490.54%Headlamp beam image obviously incorrect.

Tests: 1,660,884

Average BMW pass rate: 77.43%

Most common fail reasons

#ReasonFail codeCategory%
1Tyre with a lump, bulge or tear.5.2.3(d)(ii)Dangerous13%
2Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.5.2.3(e)Dangerous13%
3Headlamp aim outwith limits.4.1.2(a)Major9%
4Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.3.5(a)Major9%
5Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.5.3.4(a)(i)Major9%
6Position lamp missing or inoperative.4.2.1(a)(ii)Major8%
7Tyre with a cut in excess of the requirements.5.2.3(d)(i)Major7%
8Brake lining or pad worn below 1.5mm.1.1.13(a)(ii)Dangerous7%
9Shock absorber disfunctional or leaking severely.5.3.2(b)Major6%
10Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.1.4.2(a)(i)Major5%
Tests date range:
3rd July 2020 to 2nd July 2021

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