Alfa Romeo Spider MOT Results

Registered in 1989
69.9% pass rate
from 93 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 1989 cars and highlighted areas where the Alfa Romeo Spider is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 4.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 3.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.2% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 3.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 3.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.1% fail on All direction indicators
        • 1.1% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 2.2% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.1% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 1.1% fail on Horn
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.1% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.1% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.1% fail on Switch
    • 1.1% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 1.1% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 6.5% fail on Rbt
          • 6.5% fail on Service brake performance
      • 6.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 6.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 5.4% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 1989 cars)
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 2.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.1% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 1.1% fail on Brake slack adjuster
    • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.1% fail on Brake fluid
    • 1.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 8.6% fail on Visibility
    • 5.4% fail on Wipers
    • 4.3% fail on Washers
  • 8.6% fail on Suspension
    • 5.4% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.2% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 2.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.1% fail on Suspension arm
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 2.2% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
  • 7.5% fail on Steering
    • 4.3% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 3.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint
    • 3.2% fail on Prescribed areas (15 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.1% fail on Operation
    • 1.1% fail on Steering play
      • 1.1% fail on Steering box
  • 6.5% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.3% fail on Chassis
      • 4.3% fail on Chassis condition
    • 2.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
  • 6.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.4% fail on Spark ignition
        • 3.2% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 2.2% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.1% fail on Other leaks
  • 3.2% fail on Tyres
    • 2.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
  • 1.1% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas

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