Alfa Romeo 166 MOT Results

Registered in 2000
60.3% pass rate
from 78 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 2000 cars and highlighted areas where the Alfa Romeo 166 is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 10% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 10% fail on Headlamp aim (160% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.1% fail on Position lamp
    • 5.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 5.1% fail on Side repeaters (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp levelling device (6 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.6% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 2.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 2.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.3% fail on Horn
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 6.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 6.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.8% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.8% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.3% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 1.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 3.8% fail on Flexible brake hoses (9 times worse than other 2000 cars)
  • 13% fail on Suspension
    • 7.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.1% fail on Ball joint
      • 2.6% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 3.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.6% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage
    • 1.3% fail on Springs
      • 1.3% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.3% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.3% fail on Sub-frames
      • 1.3% fail on Sub-frame
      • 1.3% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.3% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 7.7% fail on Transmission
      • 7.7% fail on Drive shafts
        • 7.7% fail on Joints
    • 2.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.6% fail on Engine mounting (22 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 1.3% fail on Bracket
    • 1.3% fail on Chassis
      • 1.3% fail on Chassis condition
  • 7.7% fail on Steering
    • 6.4% fail on Steering gear (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 6.4% fail on Steering rack (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Steering play
      • 1.3% fail on Steering rack
  • 6.4% fail on Visibility
    • 3.8% fail on Wipers
    • 2.6% fail on Washers
  • 6.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.8% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 2.6% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 5.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.1% fail on Spark ignition
        • 3.8% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 2.6% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 3.8% fail on Tyres
    • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Size/type
    • 1.3% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.3% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.3% fail on Attachment

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