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Ford Anglia MOT Results

85.6% pass rate
from 765 tests in 2017
(51% better than other pre-1990 cars)
Number of tests by age
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 Ford Anglia is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.7% fail on Brakes (34% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Brake performance (31% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.4% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.65% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.39% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.26% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.26% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.5% fail on Components
        • 1.3% fail on Pipes
        • 1.2% fail on Hoses
        • 0.13% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.39% fail on Operation
      • 0.39% fail on Leaks
    • 0.78% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.78% fail on Condition
    • 0.52% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.52% fail on Pedal
        • 0.52% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.26% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.13% fail on Locking devices
  • 7.1% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (57% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.13% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.13% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim (64% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Horn
    • 1.2% fail on Position lamps (67% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Front lamps (70% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Rear lamps
    • 1.2% fail on Stop lamp (60% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Direction indicators (66% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Flashing type (65% better than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 0.78% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.26% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.13% fail on Tell tales
    • 0.65% fail on Registration plate lamp (76% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Battery (78% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.13% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.13% fail on Lamp
    • 0.13% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 4.7% fail on Suspension (52% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.6% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.4% fail on Spring mounting
    • 1.2% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.0% fail on Front
      • 0.26% fail on Rear
    • 0.26% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.13% fail on Condition
      • 0.13% fail on Location
    • 0.26% fail on Suspension arms (80% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.26% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.26% fail on Attachment (7 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.13% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.13% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.13% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.13% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.13% fail on Condition
  • 3.4% fail on Driver's view of the road (52% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Washers (45% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.78% fail on Wipers (72% better than other pre-1990 cars)
  • 2.0% fail on Steering (57% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Steering system (53% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.39% fail on Steering box
      • 0.39% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.39% fail on Other components
        • 0.39% fail on Steering pivot point
      • 0.26% fail on Free play
        • 0.13% fail on Steering box
        • 0.13% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.13% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.26% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.13% fail on Steering control
      • 0.13% fail on Steering wheel
  • 1.7% fail on Tyres
    • 0.92% fail on Condition
    • 0.39% fail on Size/type
    • 0.26% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.13% fail on Valve stem
  • 1.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.78% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.13% fail on Requirements
      • 0.13% fail on Condition
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment
  • 0.92% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (84% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Exhaust system (78% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Fuel system (79% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Tank
      • 0.13% fail on System
    • 0.13% fail on Emissions
  • 0.78% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (78% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.65% fail on Chassis
    • 0.26% fail on Body condition (81% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Doors
      • 0.13% fail on Passengers front
  • 0.26% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.13% fail on Registration plate
    • 0.13% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
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