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Ford Corsair MOT Results

85.7% pass rate
from 70 tests in 2020
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 Corsair is unusually good or bad.

  • 10% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.9% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 2.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.4% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.4% fail on Horn
  • 7.1% fail on Brakes
    • 7.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 7.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 5.7% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance
      • 4.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 4.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.9% fail on Rbt
          • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt
          • 1.4% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
  • 4.3% fail on Steering
    • 4.3% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.9% fail on Drag link end (9 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Track rod end
    • 2.9% fail on Steering play (11 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Steering box (21 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
  • 4.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 1.4% fail on Chassis
      • 1.4% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.4% fail on Seats
      • 1.4% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 2.9% fail on Suspension
    • 2.9% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 1.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.4% fail on Prescribed areas
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