Aston Martin DB7 MOT Results

Registered in 1997
84.3% pass rate
from 217 tests in 2020
(63% 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 Aston Martin DB7 is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.4% fail on Brakes
    • 5.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.92% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt
          • 0.92% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.46% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt
          • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.46% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.46% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.46% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.46% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.46% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.46% fail on Other braking system component
    • 0.46% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.46% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.46% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.46% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.46% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 4.6% fail on Suspension (68% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.92% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.46% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.92% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.46% fail on Springs
      • 0.46% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.46% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.46% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 2.8% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (83% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.46% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.46% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.46% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.46% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.46% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.46% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.46% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.46% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.46% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.46% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.46% fail on Main beam tell-tale
    • 0.46% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.46% fail on Horn
  • 2.3% fail on Visibility (68% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.92% fail on Wipers
  • 1.8% fail on Tyres
    • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.46% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (83% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Exhaust emissions (82% better than other 1997 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Spark ignition (80% better than other 1997 cars)
        • 0.46% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.46% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.46% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.92% fail on Body, chassis, structure (92% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Chassis
      • 0.46% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.46% fail on Doors
      • 0.46% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.46% fail on Door condition
  • 0.92% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (79% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.46% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.46% fail on Condition
  • 0.46% fail on Steering
    • 0.46% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.46% fail on Steering rack

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