Dodge Avenger MOT Results

Registered in 2009
52.6% pass rate
from 173 tests in 2020
(30% worse than other 2009 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 2009 cars and highlighted areas where the Dodge Avenger is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Suspension (55% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 12% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 9.8% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 4.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.7% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.58% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 2.9% fail on Other suspension component (9 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Ball joint (18 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.58% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.58% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.58% fail on Sub-frame
  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (160% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 5.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.6% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.58% fail on Switch
    • 4.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Rear fog lamp (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Rear fog lamp (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.58% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.58% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.58% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.58% fail on Horn
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 6.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.0% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.0% fail on Rbt
          • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
          • 2.3% fail on Service brake imbalance (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
          • 0.58% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 2.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.3% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 2.3% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.2% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
    • 2.3% fail on Hydraulic systems (17 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake fluid (16 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Master cylinder
    • 2.3% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Electronic stability control (13 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Anti-lock braking system (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.2% fail on Lever
    • 0.58% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.58% fail on Pedal
    • 0.58% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 9.2% fail on Steering (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 9.2% fail on Steering linkage components (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 8.1% fail on Track rod end (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint (14 times worse than other 2009 cars)
  • 6.4% fail on Tyres
    • 4.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.3% fail on Tread depth
  • 5.8% fail on Visibility
    • 3.5% fail on Wipers
    • 2.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.58% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.58% fail on Windscreen
  • 5.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.2% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.0% fail on Compression ignition (170% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 4.0% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.58% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.58% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.58% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 4.0% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 2.3% fail on Fuel system (10 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Pipe (54 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Tank
    • 0.58% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.58% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.58% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 0.58% fail on Doors
      • 0.58% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.58% fail on Door condition
    • 0.58% fail on Seats
      • 0.58% fail on Driver's seat
  • 2.9% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
  • 0.58% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.58% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.58% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.58% fail on Attachment
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