Dodge Caliber MOT Results

Registered in 2006
48.8% pass rate
from 1,296 tests in 2017
(22% worse than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Dodge Caliber is unusually good or bad.

  • 30% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (40% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 12% fail on Position lamps (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 11% fail on Front lamps (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.077% fail on All position lamps
    • 8.7% fail on Registration plate lamp (46% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.3% fail on Headlamps (42% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Headlamp (43% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Matched pair (16 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Rear fog lamp (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Fog lamp (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.077% fail on Switch
    • 1.8% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Horn (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Direction indicators (61% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Flashing type (61% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.69% fail on Individual lamps (60% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Switch (11 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.077% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.54% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Trailer electrical socket (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 27% fail on Suspension (61% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 13% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 12% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Attachment (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
    • 5.9% fail on Shock absorbers (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.9% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Front suspension joints (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.77% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.077% fail on Attachment
      • 0.077% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.077% fail on Presence
    • 2.7% fail on Sub-frames (14 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Condition (30 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.077% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.3% fail on Trailing arms (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Attachment (24 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.077% fail on Condition
    • 1.9% fail on Tie bars/rods (11 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (12 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Coil springs (75% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Condition (75% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Drive shafts (76% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Front drive shafts (75% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.69% fail on Constant velocity joints (75% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Radius arms (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.31% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.077% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.23% fail on Wheel bearings (79% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Rear
      • 0.077% fail on Front
    • 0.15% fail on Fluid suspension (10 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Suspension unit (15 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Panhard rods (50 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (73 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
    • 0.077% fail on Torsion bars
      • 0.077% fail on Attachment
    • 0.077% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.077% fail on Condition
    • 0.077% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.077% fail on Condition
  • 13% fail on Tyres (52% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.6% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (43 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.077% fail on Size/type
  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 5.3% fail on Hub components (60% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Brake pads (91% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on Brake discs
    • 3.5% fail on Brake performance (37% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Rear wheels (43% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance (56% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.46% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.39% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 1.4% fail on Service brake control components (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pedal (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Anti-slip (10 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.077% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on Hydraulic systems (66% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Components (83% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on Hoses
        • 0.077% fail on Pipes
        • 0.077% fail on Servos
      • 0.39% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Operation
    • 0.62% fail on Electronic stability system (200% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on ABS
    • 0.31% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.31% fail on Condition
    • 0.077% fail on Restricted movement
  • 10.0% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 9.6% fail on Steering system (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 7.3% fail on Track rod end (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Steering arm (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.23% fail on Free play
        • 0.23% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.23% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.077% fail on Other components
        • 0.077% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.15% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.077% fail on Steering control
      • 0.077% fail on Steering lock
    • 0.077% fail on Power steering
      • 0.077% fail on Rams
    • 0.077% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.077% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 8.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.0% fail on Wipers (38% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.46% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.077% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 2.1% fail on Emissions
    • 0.69% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.46% fail on System
      • 0.077% fail on Hose
      • 0.077% fail on Pipe
      • 0.077% fail on Cap
    • 0.62% fail on Exhaust system (76% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.2% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.15% fail on Requirements
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
  • 1.4% fail on Road Wheels (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Condition
  • 0.69% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.23% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.23% fail on Chassis
    • 0.23% fail on Doors
      • 0.15% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.077% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.15% fail on Body condition
    • 0.077% fail on Engine mountings
  • 0.46% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.46% fail on Registration plate
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