Daimler V8 250 / 2.5 Litre MOT Results

Registered in 1998
69.0% pass rate
from 100 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 1998 cars and highlighted areas where the Daimler V8 250 / 2.5 Litre is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 6.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.0% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 5.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (7 times worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.0% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.0% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.0% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 8.0% fail on Suspension
    • 5.0% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 2.0% fail on Sub-frames
      • 2.0% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.0% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 7.0% fail on Visibility
    • 4.0% fail on Wipers
    • 3.0% fail on Washers
  • 7.0% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.0% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 3.0% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 2.0% fail on Chassis
      • 2.0% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.0% fail on Doors
      • 1.0% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 1.0% fail on Door condition
    • 1.0% fail on Cabs
      • 1.0% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 5.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.0% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.0% fail on Spark ignition
        • 4.0% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.0% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 5.0% fail on Tyres
    • 4.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.0% fail on Condition
  • 4.0% fail on Brakes (70% better than other 1998 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 2.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.0% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.0% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.0% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 1.0% fail on Cable
    • 2.0% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 2.0% fail on Electronic stability control (9 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 1.0% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 4.0% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.0% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 1.0% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 1.0% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.0% fail on Vehicle Identification Number

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