Alfa Romeo 166 MOT Results

Registered in 2000
57.7% pass rate
from 78 tests in 2017
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.

  • 21% fail on Suspension
    • 6.4% fail on Coil springs
      • 6.4% fail on Condition
    • 6.4% fail on Drive shafts
      • 6.4% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 6.4% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 3.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.6% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.6% fail on Tie bars/rods (9 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (10 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.3% fail on Condition
  • 15% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.4% fail on Front lamps
    • 3.8% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.6% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.3% fail on Stop lamp
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 10% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.7% fail on Rear wheels
      • 6.4% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 6.4% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.1% fail on Components
        • 5.1% fail on Hoses
        • 1.3% fail on Pipes
      • 1.3% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 2.6% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.6% fail on Hub components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.3% fail on Brake calipers
  • 12% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.7% fail on Wipers
    • 2.6% fail on Washers
    • 1.3% fail on Mirrors
  • 10% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 5.1% fail on Emissions
    • 2.6% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 7.7% fail on Tyres
    • 7.7% fail on Condition
  • 5.1% fail on Steering
    • 3.8% fail on Steering system
      • 3.8% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.3% fail on Steering operation
  • 2.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.6% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 2.6% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 1.3% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate

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