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
19686786.57%Steering rack gaiter or ball joint dust cover missing or damaged.
19696986.96%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
19709296.74%Horn inoperative.
197147088.51%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
197210890.74%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
19739186.81%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
197416091.25%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
197518686.02%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
197619591.28%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
197719389.64%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
197838393.21%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
197961688.31%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
198081388.44%Emissions levels exceed default limits.
198115183.44%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
198213876.81%Emissions levels exceed default limits.
198326281.68%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
198416671.08%Brakes out of balance across an axle.
198547876.78%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
198630176.08%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
198734473.55%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
198863571.65%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
19891,07371.02%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
19901,07473%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199130175.42%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199238473.7%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199345173.61%Emissions levels exceed default limits.
199454463.79%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199578061.28%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
19961,13958.74%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
19971,25852.78%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
19981,24249.92%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
199974453.23%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
20001,48248.11%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
20011,31749.43%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
200290750.61%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: 18,625

Average Ford Escort pass rate: 66.25%

Most common fail reasons

#ReasonFail codeCategory%
1Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.5.3.6(a)(i)Major26%
2Seat belt load bearing structure strength significantly reduced near an anchorage point.7.1.1(a)(i)Major14%
3Constant velocity joint boot missing, split, insecure or no longer prevents the ingress of dirt.6.1.7(g)(ii)Major13%
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)Major10%
6Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.3.5(a)Major10%
7Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.3.4(b)(ii)Major10%
8Headlamp aim outwith limits.4.1.2(a)Major9%
9Emissions levels exceed default limits.8.2.1.2(b)Major9%
10Position lamp missing or inoperative.4.2.1(a)(ii)Major8%

Tests date range: 2nd July 2018 to 1st July 2019


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