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Ford Consul MOT Results

93.8% pass rate
from 129 tests in 2020
(77% better than other pre-1990 cars)
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 Consul is unusually good or bad.

  • 3.9% fail on Brakes
    • 3.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.78% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.6% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.78% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.78% fail on Rbt
          • 0.78% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.78% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.78% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 3.1% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (77% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.6% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.78% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.78% fail on Horn
  • 1.6% fail on Visibility
    • 1.6% fail on Wipers
    • 1.6% fail on Washers
  • 1.6% fail on Suspension (81% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.78% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.78% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 1.6% fail on Tyres
    • 0.78% fail on Condition
    • 0.78% fail on Tread depth
  • 0.78% fail on Steering
    • 0.78% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.78% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.78% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.78% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.78% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition