MOT Stats


Vehicle types : Taxi

MakeTestsPass rateMost common fail reason
Austin5100%n/a
Carbodies21662.5%Electrical wiring insecure.
LEVC3,05196.66%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
LTI23,39561.67%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
Metrocab2857.14%Steering ball joint with excessive wear.
Peugeot1,60666%Position lamp missing or inoperative.

Tests: 28,301

Average taxi pass rate: 65.69%

Most common fail reasons

#ReasonFail codeCategory%
1Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.5.3.4(a)(i)Major30%
2Headlamp aim outwith limits.4.1.2(a)Major12%
3Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.1.4.2(a)(i)Major11%
4Position lamp missing or inoperative.4.2.1(a)(ii)Major10%
5Steering ball joint with excessive wear.2.1.3(b)(i)Major9%
6Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.5.2.3(e)Dangerous9%
7Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.3.5(a)Major8%
8Registration plate lamp missing or inoperative.4.7.1(b)(ii)Major7%
9Electrical wiring insecure.4.11(a)(ii)Major7%
10Engine MIL inoperative or indicating a malfunction.8.2.2.2(g)Major6%

Tests date range: 10th October 2019 to 9th October 2020


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