MOT Stats

Vehicle types : Taxi

MakeTestsPass rateMost common fail reason
Carbodies28164.77%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
LEVC1,98796.78%Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.
LTI29,95759.46%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
Metrocab3652.78%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
Peugeot1,21965.96%Position lamp missing or inoperative.

Tests: 33,485

Average taxi pass rate: 61.95%

Most common fail reasons

#ReasonFail codeCategory%
1Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.5.3.4(a)(i)Major32%
2Headlamp aim outwith limits.4.1.2(a)Major11%
3Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.1.4.2(a)(i)Major11%
4Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.5.2.3(e)Dangerous11%
5Steering ball joint with excessive wear.2.1.3(b)(i)Major10%
6Position lamp missing or inoperative.4.2.1(a)(ii)Major10%
7Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.3.5(a)Major8%
8Registration plate lamp missing or inoperative.4.7.1(b)(ii)Major8%
9Fluid leaking excessively and likely to harm the environment or to pose a safety risk to other road users.8.4.1(a)(i)Major6%
10Stop lamp missing or inoperative.4.3.1(a)(ii)Major6%

Tests date range: 9th May 2019 to 8th May 2020

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