Alfa Romeo 156 MOT Results

Registered in 2006
40.8% pass rate
from 71 tests in 2017
(40% worse than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Alfa Romeo 156 is unusually good or bad.

  • 39% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (82% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 15% fail on Headlamp aim (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 14% fail on Position lamps (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 14% fail on Front lamps (200% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 8.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 8.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 8.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 4.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 4.2% fail on Individual lamps
    • 2.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.8% fail on Fog lamp
    • 2.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.4% fail on Switch
    • 1.4% fail on Horn
  • 24% fail on Suspension
    • 14% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 13% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 8.5% fail on Drive shafts (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 8.5% fail on Front drive shafts (200% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 8.5% fail on Constant velocity joints (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Front suspension joints (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.8% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.4% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.4% fail on Rear
  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 9.9% fail on Hub components (200% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 8.5% fail on Brake pads (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs
    • 4.2% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.2% fail on Components
        • 2.8% fail on Hoses
        • 1.4% fail on Pipes
    • 4.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.8% fail on Parking brake performance
  • 15% fail on Tyres
    • 9.9% fail on Condition
    • 4.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.4% fail on Valve stem
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 9.9% fail on Exhaust system (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Emissions
  • 8.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 1.4% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 2.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
      • 1.4% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 7.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.2% fail on Washers
    • 1.4% fail on Wipers
    • 1.4% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.2% fail on Road Wheels (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Attachment (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Condition
  • 1.4% fail on Steering
    • 1.4% fail on Steering system
      • 1.4% fail on Track rod end
  • 1.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.4% fail on Seats
      • 1.4% fail on Drivers

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