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Bedford Midi MOT Results

59.8% pass rate
from 122 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 vans and highlighted areas where the Bedford Midi is unusually good or bad.

  • 32% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 11% fail on Rear fog lamp (190% worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 11% fail on Fog lamp (2 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
      • 0.82% fail on Tell tale
    • 8.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.9% fail on Front lamps
      • 3.3% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.82% fail on All position lamps
    • 7.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 4.1% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.82% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.82% fail on Side repeaters
    • 4.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.5% fail on Electrical wiring (3 times worse than other pre-1990 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.82% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.82% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 2.5% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.6% fail on Lamp
      • 0.82% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.6% fail on Horn
    • 0.82% fail on Battery
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 7.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 4.9% fail on Spring mounting
      • 3.3% fail on Component mounting
    • 3.3% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 3.3% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 3.3% fail on Condition
    • 2.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.82% fail on Attachment
    • 1.6% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.82% fail on Front
      • 0.82% fail on Rear
    • 0.82% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.82% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 0.82% fail on Shackle
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 15% fail on Brake performance
      • 9.8% fail on Front wheels
      • 6.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 6.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 3.3% fail on Service brake performance
    • 4.9% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.9% fail on Components
        • 2.5% fail on Pipes
        • 1.6% fail on Hoses
        • 0.82% fail on Valves
    • 0.82% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.82% fail on Condition
    • 0.82% fail on Hub components
      • 0.82% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 0.82% fail on Restricted movement
  • 14% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 8.2% fail on Wipers
    • 7.4% fail on Washers
    • 1.6% fail on Mirrors
  • 8.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.6% fail on Emissions
    • 1.6% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.82% fail on Tank
      • 0.82% fail on Cap
    • 0.82% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 7.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 5.7% fail on Body condition
    • 0.82% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.82% fail on Chassis
    • 0.82% fail on Seats
      • 0.82% fail on Drivers
  • 4.9% fail on Tyres
    • 4.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.82% fail on Tread depth
  • 2.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.82% fail on Attachment
  • 1.6% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.82% fail on Towbars
    • 0.82% fail on Vehicle structure
  • 0.82% fail on Steering
    • 0.82% fail on Steering system
      • 0.82% fail on Track rod end