Dodge Avenger MOT Results

Registered in 2008
55.9% pass rate
from 458 tests in 2020
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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Dodge Avenger is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.9% fail on Position lamps (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Position lamp (99% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (91% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.3% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.22% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.22% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.22% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.22% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.22% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.22% fail on Battery(ies)
  • 18% fail on Suspension
    • 11% fail on Suspension arms (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 9.2% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 3.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.7% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.66% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.44% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 2.4% fail on Sub-frames (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Sub-frame (11 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.22% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 2.2% fail on Other suspension component (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Ball joint (12 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.87% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.44% fail on Springs (91% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Coil springs (91% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Coil spring (91% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 5.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 4.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 4.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.7% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.7% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.22% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.22% fail on Linkage
    • 4.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.6% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.6% fail on Rbt
          • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.44% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.7% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.44% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.22% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.22% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.22% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.22% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.22% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.22% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 1.5% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.3% fail on Electronic stability control (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.87% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.66% fail on Pedal (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.87% fail on Hydraulic systems (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Brake fluid (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.44% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.44% fail on Lever
    • 0.22% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 7.2% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 7.2% fail on Steering linkage components (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 6.8% fail on Track rod end (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.22% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.22% fail on Steering play
      • 0.22% fail on Steering rack
  • 7.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.6% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.9% fail on Compression ignition (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.22% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 2.8% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.6% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.22% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.66% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.66% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 6.8% fail on Tyres
    • 5.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.0% fail on Condition
  • 5.5% fail on Visibility
    • 3.3% fail on Washers
    • 2.8% fail on Wipers
  • 1.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (76% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.44% fail on Pipe (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.22% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.22% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.22% fail on Transmission
      • 0.22% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.22% fail on Joints
    • 0.22% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.22% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 1.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.1% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.66% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.66% fail on Registration plates
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