Alfa Romeo 166 MOT Results

Registered in 2005
55.6% pass rate
from 72 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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Alfa Romeo 166 is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.9% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 6.9% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 2.8% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.8% fail on Rbt
          • 2.8% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.8% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.8% fail on Rbt
          • 2.8% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.4% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 1.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 4.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.8% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (9 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Cable
        • 1.4% fail on Linkage
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.4% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.4% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.4% fail on Lever
    • 1.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.4% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 1.4% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.4% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 1.4% fail on Electronic stability control
  • 15% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.2% fail on Position lamp
    • 4.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 2.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 2.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.4% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 11% fail on Suspension
    • 5.6% fail on Springs
      • 5.6% fail on Coil springs
        • 5.6% fail on Coil spring
    • 5.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.6% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.4% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 8.3% fail on Tyres
    • 5.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.8% fail on Tread depth
  • 6.9% fail on Visibility
    • 4.2% fail on Washers
    • 2.8% fail on Wipers
  • 6.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.6% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.8% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 2.8% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.4% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 5.6% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 2.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.8% fail on Transmission
      • 2.8% fail on Drive shafts
        • 2.8% fail on Joints
  • 2.8% fail on Steering
    • 2.8% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.4% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.4% fail on Other components
        • 1.4% fail on Steering linkage
    • 1.4% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.4% fail on Steering rack

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