MOT Stats


Vehicle types : Van : Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz

ModelTestsPass rateMost common fail reason
180862.5%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
207850%Direction indicator lamp missing or inoperative.
207D16054.38%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
208850%Registration plate lamp missing or inoperative.
208D60054.17%Excessive corrosion to, or weakened structure near any suspension mounting.
3071266.67%Brakes out of balance across an axle.
307D3756.76%Brakes out of balance across an axle.
3081338.46%Brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
31040757%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
3116162.3%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
31224154.36%Electrical wiring insecure.
312D2065%Parking brake efficiency well below minimum requirement.
313CDI2152.38%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
315580%Parking brake lever has excessive movement.
40720%Brakes out of balance across an axle.
407D1457.14%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
4081947.37%Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.
4107561.33%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
410D5066%Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.
412580%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
412D8851.14%Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
5085961.02%Brakes out of balance across an axle.
5151070%Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
6082100%n/a
608D1040%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
6095461.11%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
614D3262.5%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
7091163.64%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
8145658.93%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
1114250%Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.
Actros4100%n/a
Ambulance15485.06%Direction indicator lamp emitted colour, position or intensity not in accordance with requirements.
Atego9276.09%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Citan16,12068.75%Stop lamp missing or inoperative.
Horsebox10%Induction or exhaust leak that could affect emissions levels.
L4101100%n/a
Luton785.71%Registration plate lamp missing or inoperative.
MB100D1764.71%Position lamp missing or inoperative.
Recovery Truck2100%n/a
Sprinter179,72067.21%Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.
T1450%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Unimog1258.33%Headlamp aim outwith limits.
Van2762.96%Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.
Vito85,68066.41%Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.

Tests: 283,931

Average Mercedes-Benz pass rate: 66.99%

Most common fail reasons

#ReasonFail codeCategory%
1Parking brake efficiency below minimum requirement.1.4.2(a)(i)Major16%
2Position lamp missing or inoperative.4.2.1(a)(ii)Major15%
3Suspension pin, bush, joint or bearing excessively worn.5.3.4(a)(i)Major15%
4Wiper blade missing or not clearing the windscreen.3.4(b)(ii)Major10%
5Headlamp aim outwith limits.4.1.2(a)Major9%
6Electrical wiring insecure.4.11(a)(ii)Major9%
7Stop lamp missing or inoperative.4.3.1(a)(ii)Major8%
8Windscreen washers not providing sufficient fluid.3.5(a)Major8%
9Tyre tread depth not in accordance with requirements.5.2.3(e)Dangerous8%
10Brake pipe damaged or excessively corroded.1.1.11(c)Major7%
Tests date range:
3rd July 2020 to 2nd July 2021

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