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Bedford CA MOT Results

73.8% pass rate
from 84 tests in 2017
(39% better than other pre-1990 vans)
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 vans and highlighted areas where the Bedford CA is unusually good or bad.

  • 17% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 7.1% fail on Headlamp
    • 4.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.6% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.2% fail on Tell tales
    • 3.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.6% fail on Horn
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.2% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Rear lamps
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 11% fail on Suspension
    • 2.4% fail on Leaf springs (5 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 1.2% fail on Anchor
      • 1.2% fail on Securing bolts
    • 2.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.4% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.2% fail on Front
      • 1.2% fail on Rear
    • 2.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.2% fail on Spring mounting
    • 1.2% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.2% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
  • 8.3% fail on Brakes
    • 7.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.1% fail on Front wheels
      • 4.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 3.6% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.4% fail on Leaks
      • 1.2% fail on Components
        • 1.2% fail on Hoses
    • 1.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.2% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
  • 4.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.6% fail on Wipers
    • 1.2% fail on Washers
  • 2.4% fail on Steering
    • 2.4% fail on Steering system
      • 1.2% fail on Free play
        • 1.2% fail on Steering box
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint
  • 2.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.2% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.2% fail on Chassis
    • 1.2% fail on Seats
      • 1.2% fail on Drivers
  • 2.4% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.2% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.2% fail on Hose
  • 1.2% fail on Tyres
    • 1.2% fail on Condition