Alfa Romeo Spider MOT Results

Registered in 2007
71.6% pass rate
from 578 tests in 2017
(28% better than other 2007 cars)
Pass rate by mileage
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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Alfa Romeo Spider is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Suspension
    • 9.3% fail on Coil springs (79% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 9.3% fail on Condition (81% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (66% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (81% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.35% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.87% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.69% fail on Front
      • 0.17% fail on Rear
    • 0.87% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.69% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.69% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.17% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.17% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.35% fail on Drive shafts (86% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Front drive shafts (85% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.35% fail on Constant velocity joints (85% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on General condition
  • 9.3% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (54% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Registration plate lamp (62% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim (54% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.17% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.17% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 1.6% fail on Position lamps (73% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Front lamps (73% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.17% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.87% fail on Direction indicators (64% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Flashing type (64% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.69% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.17% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.35% fail on Battery
    • 0.17% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.17% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.17% fail on Fog lamp
  • 8.1% fail on Brakes
    • 6.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.3% fail on Rear wheels (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.87% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.17% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 0.87% fail on Hub components (73% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.35% fail on Brake pads (86% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.52% fail on Condition
    • 0.35% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.35% fail on Hydraulic systems (82% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Operation
      • 0.17% fail on Components
        • 0.17% fail on Pipes
    • 0.17% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.17% fail on Pedal
        • 0.17% fail on Condition
    • 0.17% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.17% fail on Leaks
    • 0.17% fail on Restricted movement
  • 5.5% fail on Tyres
    • 2.9% fail on Condition
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth
  • 2.8% fail on Driver's view of the road (56% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.87% fail on Wipers (73% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.17% fail on Windscreen
  • 1.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.0% fail on Emissions
    • 0.17% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.17% fail on Cap
    • 0.17% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.52% fail on Steering (78% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Steering system (75% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.17% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.17% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.35% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.35% fail on Attachment
  • 0.35% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.35% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.17% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.17% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.17% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp

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