MOT Stats


Vehicle types : Car : Ford : Escort

Ford Escort

YearTestsPass rateMost common fail reason
19561100%n/a
195710%Binding brake.
19621100%n/a
19671100%n/a
19687393.15%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
19697188.73%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
19709895.92%Horn inoperative.
197150489.88%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
197210988.99%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
19739983.84%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
197416690.36%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
197518087.22%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
197618790.91%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
197719990.45%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
197839192.84%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
197963788.38%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
198079988.99%Emissions levels exceed default limits.
198114681.51%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
198214173.05%Emissions levels exceed default limits.
198325679.69%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
198416270.37%Brakes out of balance across an axle.
198547676.26%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
198632374.3%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
198736071.67%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
198861671.59%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
19891,06369.99%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
19901,08271.35%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199131574.29%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199240371.46%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199347071.49%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199455364.56%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199579661.81%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
19961,17558.64%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
19971,28452.18%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
19981,28949.03%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199976451.44%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
20001,51547.85%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
20011,38748.88%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
200294649.79%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
2015250%Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.
20164100%n/a
20181100%n/a

Tests: 19,046

Average Ford Escort pass rate: 65.55%

Most common fail reasons

#ReasonFail codeCategory%
1Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.5.3.6(a)(i)Major27%
2Seat belt load bearing structure strength significantly reduced near an anchorage point.7.1.1(a)(i)Major14%
3Constant velocity joint boot missing or split.6.1.7(g)(ii)Major13%
4Suspension pin, bush or joint excessively worn.5.3.4(a)(i)Major11%
5Brakes out of balance across an axle.1.2.1(b)(i)Major10%
6Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.3.4(b)(ii)Major10%
7Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.3.5(a)Major10%
8Headlamp aim outwith limits.4.1.2(a)Major10%
9Emissions levels exceed default limits.8.2.1.2(b)Major9%
10Vehicle structure corroded to the extent that the rigidity of the assembly is significantly reduced.6.1.1(c)(i)Major8%

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


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