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Audi 80 MOT Results

64.3% pass rate
from 252 tests in 2017
Failure rates by item

Here you can drill down into the failure rates for each item on the test. We've also compared the rates to the average results for pre-1990 cars and highlighted areas where the Audi 80 is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Suspension (91% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Drive shafts (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 5.6% fail on Front drive shafts (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 5.6% fail on Constant velocity joints (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.8% fail on Rear (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Front
    • 3.6% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.79% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.40% fail on Spring mounting
    • 2.8% fail on Macpherson strut (24 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Condition (24 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Coil springs (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.40% fail on Linkage condition
    • 1.2% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.40% fail on Panhard rods
      • 0.40% fail on Condition
    • 0.40% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.40% fail on Condition
    • 0.40% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.40% fail on Condition
  • 16% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (160% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Fog lamp (150% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Tell tale (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Switch
    • 3.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.6% fail on Individual lamps
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.2% fail on Battery
    • 1.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.79% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.40% fail on Front lamps
    • 1.2% fail on Horn
    • 0.79% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.79% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.40% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.40% fail on Lamp
    • 0.40% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 8.7% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 5.2% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.2% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.2% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Brake performance not tested (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.40% fail on Brake operation
    • 7.9% fail on Hydraulic systems (140% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Components (140% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Hoses
        • 2.4% fail on Pipes
        • 1.6% fail on Valves (17 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Leaks
      • 0.40% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.40% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.40% fail on Leaks
    • 0.40% fail on Hub components
      • 0.40% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.40% fail on Restricted movement
  • 12% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (110% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Exhaust system (150% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Emissions
    • 2.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.6% fail on Pipe (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on System
    • 0.79% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 6.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.2% fail on Wipers
    • 3.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.40% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.0% fail on Tyres
    • 2.0% fail on Condition
    • 2.0% fail on Tread depth
  • 3.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.0% fail on Body condition
    • 2.0% fail on Doors (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Passengers other (11 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.40% fail on Seats
      • 0.40% fail on Drivers
  • 2.0% fail on Steering
    • 2.0% fail on Steering system
      • 1.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.40% fail on Ball joint
  • 1.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.79% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.40% fail on Requirements
  • 0.40% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.40% fail on Attachment
  • 0.40% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.40% fail on Registration plate