Alfa Romeo GTV MOT Results

Registered in 1997
62.8% pass rate
from 78 tests in 2020
(0.35% better than other 1997 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 1997 cars and highlighted areas where the Alfa Romeo GTV is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Brakes (110% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 24% fail on Brake performance (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 21% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (5 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 21% fail on Rbt (sp) (5 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 12% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 12% fail on Rbt (sp) (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
          • 7.7% fail on Service brake performance (4 times worse than other 1997 cars)
          • 5.1% fail on Service brake imbalance (200% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Service brake performance (0.94% worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Rbt (3.7% worse than other 1997 cars)
          • 2.6% fail on Service brake performance (29% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt
          • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 3.8% fail on Mechanical brake components (100% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (19 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Cable (18 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Lever
    • 2.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes (6.3% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Flexible brake hoses (5 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.3% fail on Lever
  • 10% fail on Suspension (22% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Shock absorbers (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Suspension arms (5.9% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Pins and bushes (91% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Suspension arm
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 3.8% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (18% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 1.3% fail on Sub-frames
      • 1.3% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 9.0% fail on Body, chassis, structure (11% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Exhaust system (52% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Seats (6 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Driver's seat (10 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.3% fail on Cabs
      • 1.3% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 9.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (21% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 9.0% fail on Exhaust emissions (30% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 9.0% fail on Spark ignition (41% worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 6.4% fail on Catalyst emissions (26% worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Emissions not tested (120% worse than other 1997 cars)
  • 7.7% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (45% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim (27% better than other 1997 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim (22% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Direction indicators (3.0% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Flashing type (3.1% worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Individual direction indicators (62% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.3% fail on Switch
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 3.8% fail on Visibility (45% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Washers (31% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Wipers
  • 3.8% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (6.8% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (170% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.3% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 2.6% fail on Tyres (35% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.3% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plates

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