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Honda Acty MOT Results

57.4% pass rate
from 61 tests in 2020
(57% worse 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 Honda Acty is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Brakes (96% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 16% fail on Brake performance (140% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 13% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 13% fail on Rbt (sp) (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
          • 9.8% fail on Service brake imbalance (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
          • 6.6% fail on Service brake performance (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 8.2% fail on Service brake performance (170% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 8.2% fail on Rbt (180% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
          • 8.2% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 6.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (130% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 6.6% fail on Rbt (sp) (150% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Pedal (7 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 1.6% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 1.6% fail on Other components
  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (41% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 8.2% fail on Stop lamp (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Direction indicators (23% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Flashing type (23% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on All direction indicators
        • 1.6% fail on Side repeaters
    • 3.3% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (33% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Rear fog lamp (33% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 3.3% fail on Rear fog lamp (39% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Electrical equipment (49% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Horn (110% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim
  • 16% fail on Body, chassis, structure (150% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 9.8% fail on Transmission (6 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 9.8% fail on Drive shafts (8 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 9.8% fail on Joints (8 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Exhaust system (150% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Body
      • 1.6% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 1.6% fail on Cabs
      • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 11% fail on Visibility (84% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Wipers (170% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Washers (57% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
  • 9.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (140% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 9.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (170% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 9.8% fail on Spark ignition (190% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 6.6% fail on Non catalyst emissions (140% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.6% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 6.6% fail on Steering (76% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Steering linkage components (150% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Track rod end (170% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.6% fail on Intermediate drop arm
      • 1.6% fail on Other components
        • 1.6% fail on Steering component
    • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 6.6% fail on Suspension (16% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Wheel bearings (130% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.6% fail on Suspension rods
      • 1.6% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.6% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 3.3% fail on Tyres (140% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
  • 1.6% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.6% fail on Attachment