Honda CR-V MOT Results

Registered in 1997
46.2% pass rate
from 491 tests in 2020
(31% worse than other 1997 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 1997 cars and highlighted areas where the Honda CR-V is unusually good or bad.

  • 32% fail on Suspension (120% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 13% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 6.1% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Linkage ball joints (6 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Ball joint (8 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.61% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.20% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 11% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (110% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Springs (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 6.7% fail on Coil springs (4 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 6.7% fail on Coil spring (4 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.61% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.41% fail on Other suspension component (7 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.41% fail on Axles
      • 0.20% fail on Axle
      • 0.20% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.41% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.41% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.41% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 20% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 11% fail on Stop lamp (170% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Position lamps (87% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Position lamp (84% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (110% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.61% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.2% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.41% fail on Direction indicators (85% better than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Flashing type (85% better than other 1997 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.20% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.20% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.20% fail on Horn
  • 17% fail on Body, chassis, structure (54% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Transmission (120% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 7.1% fail on Drive shafts (140% worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 7.1% fail on Joints (140% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.20% fail on Joints
    • 6.5% fail on Exhaust system (80% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.4% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
      • 0.41% fail on Sub-frame (13 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Sub-frame condition (16 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Doors
      • 0.61% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.61% fail on Door condition
      • 0.61% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.61% fail on Door condition
    • 1.0% fail on Chassis
      • 1.0% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.0% fail on Body
      • 0.41% fail on Panel
      • 0.41% fail on Other body component
      • 0.20% fail on Body condition
    • 0.41% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.41% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.41% fail on Seats
      • 0.41% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.20% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.20% fail on Floor
  • 16% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (91% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 15% fail on Exhaust emissions (98% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 15% fail on Spark ignition (110% worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 12% fail on Catalyst emissions (110% worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 2.2% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 1.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.41% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.20% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
    • 0.61% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.41% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.20% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 5.7% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Anti-lock braking system (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (140% worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 3.5% fail on Brake pads (150% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.20% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.20% fail on Brake drums
    • 3.9% fail on Brake performance (50% better than other 1997 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (61% better than other 1997 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (4 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Rbt (sp) (88% better than other 1997 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.81% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.81% fail on Lever
    • 0.61% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.41% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.20% fail on Pedal
    • 0.20% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.20% fail on Master cylinder
    • 0.20% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.20% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.20% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.20% fail on Additional braking device
  • 9.6% fail on Visibility
    • 4.7% fail on Washers
    • 4.3% fail on Wipers
    • 0.41% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.20% fail on View to rear
      • 0.20% fail on Mirrors
  • 8.4% fail on Steering (110% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Steering gear (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.61% fail on Locking devices (10 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.20% fail on Steering play
      • 0.20% fail on Steering rack
  • 7.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (73% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 6.1% fail on Seat belts (77% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Prescribed areas (89% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 7.1% fail on Tyres (63% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.20% fail on Size/type
  • 1.8% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.0% fail on Road Wheels (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
  • 0.20% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests
    • 0.20% fail on Doors
      • 0.20% fail on Emergency exits

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