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MG MGTF MOT Results

88.7% pass rate
from 62 tests in 2020
(58% 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 MG MGTF is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.1% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.6% fail on Dipswitch
    • 1.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.6% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.6% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 1.6% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 1.6% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.6% fail on Horn
  • 4.8% fail on Brakes
    • 4.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 3.2% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance
  • 1.6% fail on Steering
    • 1.6% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.6% fail on Steering rack
  • 1.6% fail on Visibility
    • 1.6% fail on Wipers
  • 1.6% fail on Suspension
    • 1.6% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.6% fail on Pins and bushes
Read the Honest John Review

  • MG TF 2002
    Good looks, excellent handling and strong brakes. 160 quick enough. Good crash test rating. Better drive than MGF.