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Audi 90 MOT Results

59.8% pass rate
from 87 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 90 is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 9.2% fail on Emissions (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Exhaust system (190% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Fuel system (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on System (6 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Pipe (7 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 17% fail on Suspension
    • 5.7% fail on Drive shafts (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Front drive shafts (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 5.7% fail on Constant velocity joints (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 3.4% fail on Rear (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Front
    • 3.4% fail on Anti-roll bars (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (7 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage condition
    • 3.4% fail on Macpherson strut (30 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Condition (30 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.1% fail on Subframe mounting
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 10% fail on Brake performance
      • 8.0% fail on Rear wheels
      • 8.0% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.3% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance
    • 9.2% fail on Hydraulic systems (170% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 8.0% fail on Components (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 5.7% fail on Pipes (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Hoses
        • 1.1% fail on Valves
      • 1.1% fail on Operation
    • 1.1% fail on Hub components
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.1% fail on Restricted movement
  • 15% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 5.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.3% fail on Front lamps
    • 1.1% fail on Battery
    • 1.1% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.1% fail on Side repeaters
  • 9.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.6% fail on Washers
    • 3.4% fail on Wipers
    • 1.1% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.3% fail on Seats
      • 1.1% fail on Passengers
      • 1.1% fail on Drivers
    • 1.1% fail on Doors
      • 1.1% fail on Passengers other
  • 2.3% fail on Steering
    • 2.3% fail on Steering system
      • 2.3% fail on Track rod end
  • 2.3% fail on Tyres
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate
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