Alfa Romeo Spider MOT Results

Registered in 2000
63.8% pass rate
from 232 tests in 2020
(20% better than other 2000 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 2000 cars and highlighted areas where the Alfa Romeo Spider is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Brakes
    • 15% fail on Brake performance (89% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 13% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 13% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 7.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (200% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 7.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 6.5% fail on Service brake performance (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 2.6% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.4% fail on Rbt
          • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt
          • 0.86% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.43% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.43% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.86% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.43% fail on Cable
        • 0.43% fail on Lever
    • 1.3% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.3% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.86% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.43% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.43% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.43% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.43% fail on Lever
    • 0.43% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.43% fail on Valves
  • 13% fail on Suspension
    • 7.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.9% fail on Ball joint dust cover (4 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.86% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.43% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.6% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.86% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.86% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (81% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Springs
      • 0.43% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.43% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.43% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.43% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.43% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.43% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.43% fail on Sub-frame
  • 10% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 6.0% fail on Transmission
      • 5.6% fail on Drive shafts
        • 5.6% fail on Joints
      • 0.43% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.43% fail on Joints
    • 4.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.43% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.43% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.43% fail on Body
      • 0.43% fail on Body condition
    • 0.43% fail on Doors
      • 0.43% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.43% fail on Door condition
    • 0.43% fail on Floor
  • 9.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 9.5% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 9.5% fail on Spark ignition
        • 8.2% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.7% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.43% fail on Non catalyst emissions
    • 1.3% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.3% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 7.8% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (58% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.43% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.43% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.3% fail on Stop lamp (74% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.86% fail on Horn
      • 0.43% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.43% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.86% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.86% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.86% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.86% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.86% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.43% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.86% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.86% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.86% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.43% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 7.8% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 5.6% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.43% fail on Airbags
      • 0.43% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 7.3% fail on Visibility
    • 5.6% fail on Washers
    • 2.6% fail on Wipers
  • 3.9% fail on Tyres
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Tread depth
  • 2.2% fail on Steering
    • 1.3% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.86% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.43% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.86% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.86% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.43% fail on Power steering
      • 0.43% fail on Other components
  • 0.86% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.86% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.43% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.43% fail on Condition

Search Good Garages