Alfa Romeo 147 MOT Results

Registered in 2001
48.4% pass rate
from 508 tests in 2017
Pass rate by mileage
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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Alfa Romeo 147 is unusually good or bad.

  • 30% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 11% fail on Position lamps (62% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 8.9% fail on Front lamps (70% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.39% fail on All position lamps (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Switch
    • 11% fail on Headlamp aim (51% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Direction indicators (82% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 5.3% fail on Flashing type (82% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 2.2% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.98% fail on All direction indicators
    • 4.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.20% fail on Switch
    • 3.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.6% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Horn (180% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Battery
    • 0.39% fail on Rear reflectors (6 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.20% fail on Lamp
    • 0.20% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 8.5% fail on Suspension arms (81% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 8.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (87% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Attachment
    • 3.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.5% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.79% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 3.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (59% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.39% fail on Attachment
    • 2.2% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.8% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.2% fail on Front
      • 0.59% fail on Rear
    • 1.6% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.6% fail on Drive shafts (64% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Front drive shafts (63% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Constant velocity joints (63% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Coil springs (84% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Location (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.59% fail on Condition
    • 0.39% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.39% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.39% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.39% fail on Condition
    • 0.20% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.20% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.20% fail on Panhard rods
      • 0.20% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.20% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.20% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 17% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 11% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 10% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Drivers airbag (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Seat belts (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Prescribed areas (170% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Condition
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 7.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 4.1% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.98% fail on Front wheels (68% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 4.7% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.7% fail on Components
        • 4.3% fail on Hoses (200% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Pipes (91% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.20% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 2.8% fail on Hub components
      • 2.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.39% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.39% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.20% fail on Brake back plates
    • 1.8% fail on Mechanical components (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Cable (6 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.79% fail on Condition
      • 0.20% fail on Fitment
    • 0.98% fail on ABS
  • 12% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.9% fail on Wipers
    • 3.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.79% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.39% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.20% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.20% fail on Bonnet
  • 11% fail on Tyres
    • 7.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 5.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.20% fail on Valve stem
  • 5.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.6% fail on Emissions (58% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.79% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.39% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.39% fail on Cap
  • 4.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.0% fail on Body condition
    • 1.2% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.2% fail on Chassis
    • 0.59% fail on Doors
      • 0.20% fail on Drivers
      • 0.20% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.20% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.59% fail on Seats
      • 0.59% fail on Drivers
      • 0.20% fail on Passengers
    • 0.20% fail on Body security
    • 0.20% fail on Load security
      • 0.20% fail on Tailgate
  • 2.0% fail on Steering (58% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Steering system (61% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.20% fail on Free play
        • 0.20% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.20% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.20% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.39% fail on Power steering
      • 0.39% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 1.6% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.59% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.59% fail on Attachment

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