MOT Stats


Vehicle types : Car : Ford : Escort

Ford Escort

YearTestsPass rateMost common fail reason
19561100%n/a
19571100%n/a
19621100%n/a
19671100%n/a
19684789.36%Fuel system leaking, or missing or ineffective filler cap.
19694386.05%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
19704697.83%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
197130389.44%Direction indicator lamp missing or inoperative.
19728390.36%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
19736193.44%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
197411589.57%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
197512285.25%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
197613494.03%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
197714193.62%Registration plate lamp missing or inoperative.
197824586.94%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
197939288.78%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
198058490.24%Emissions levels exceed default limits.
198111883.05%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
198211177.48%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
198320485.29%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
198411878.81%Exhaust system leaking or insecure.
198538584.68%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
198624976.31%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
198727175.28%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
198849875.9%Emissions levels exceed default limits.
198987075.86%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199090474%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199122873.25%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199230973.79%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199337774.8%Emissions levels exceed default limits.
199441165.94%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199559263.18%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199687362.08%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199789554.53%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199884153.15%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199947152.87%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
200097448.46%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
200188554.12%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
200261852.1%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
20151100%n/a
20161100%n/a

Tests: 13,524

Average Ford Escort pass rate: 68.66%

Most common fail reasons

#ReasonFail codeCategory%
1Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.5.3.6(a)(i)Major26%
2Constant velocity joint boot missing, split, insecure or no longer prevents the ingress of dirt.6.1.7(g)(ii)Major12%
3Seat belt load bearing structure strength significantly reduced near an anchorage point.7.1.1(a)(i)Major12%
4Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.5.3.4(a)(i)Major11%
5Brakes out of balance across an axle.1.2.1(b)(i)Major11%
6Emissions levels exceed default limits.8.2.1.2(b)Major9%
7Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.3.5(a)Major9%
8Headlamp aim outwith limits.4.1.2(a)Major9%
9Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.3.4(b)(ii)Major8%
10Vehicle structure corroded to the extent that the rigidity of the assembly is significantly reduced.6.1.1(c)(i)Major8%

Tests date range: 7th June 2019 to 6th June 2020


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