Honda CR-V MOT Results

Registered in 2007
69.4% pass rate
from 16,734 tests in 2017
(23% better than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Honda CR-V is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (20% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Position lamps (28% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Front lamps (35% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.018% fail on All position lamps
    • 4.1% fail on Direction indicators (67% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Flashing type (67% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Individual lamps (69% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.81% fail on Side repeaters (61% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on All direction indicators (83% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Stop lamp (15% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Registration plate lamp (46% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim (42% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamps (32% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp (39% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Headlamp levelling device (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.018% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (86% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.078% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.054% fail on Headlamp levelling device (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0060% fail on Matched pair
    • 0.50% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.49% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.012% fail on Switch
      • 0.0060% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.25% fail on Battery
    • 0.084% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.078% fail on Horn (78% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.054% fail on Trailer electrical socket (200% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.054% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.048% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.024% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.012% fail on Lamp
      • 0.012% fail on Switch
  • 9.8% fail on Suspension (35% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Anti-roll bars (15% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (16% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Linkage condition (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (43% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.096% fail on Attachment (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Condition (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Coil springs (56% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Condition (56% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Location
    • 1.7% fail on Shock absorbers (22% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Condition (22% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Suspension arms (51% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (49% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0060% fail on Condition
      • 0.0060% fail on Attachment
    • 0.84% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.44% fail on Drive shafts (82% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Front drive shafts (83% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.40% fail on Constant velocity joints (83% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.0060% fail on Couplings
      • 0.036% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.036% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.084% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.078% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.0060% fail on Attachment
    • 0.060% fail on Wheel bearings (93% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Front (85% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0060% fail on Rear
    • 0.036% fail on Macpherson strut (84% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Condition (84% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.036% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.018% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.018% fail on Condition
    • 0.0060% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.0060% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.0060% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.0060% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0060% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.0060% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0060% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.0060% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0060% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.0060% fail on Component mounting
  • 5.6% fail on Brakes (41% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Hub components
      • 3.1% fail on Brake pads (19% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Brake discs (65% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Brake calipers (56% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.012% fail on Brake back plates
    • 1.4% fail on Brake performance (68% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Parking brake performance (69% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Rear wheels (75% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Front wheels (78% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.096% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.042% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.036% fail on Brake imbalance (90% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Parking brake operation (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Service brake performance (87% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0060% fail on Gradient hand brake
    • 0.59% fail on Service brake control components (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Pedal (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.56% fail on Anti-slip (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.036% fail on Condition
    • 0.46% fail on Parking brake (27% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Condition
      • 0.0060% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.24% fail on ABS (59% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Hydraulic systems (89% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Components (94% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.072% fail on Hoses (80% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.018% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.012% fail on Pipes (99% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.0060% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.048% fail on Operation
      • 0.048% fail on Leaks (69% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (77% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.054% fail on Electronic stability system (72% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.012% fail on Mechanical components (86% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Cable (83% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 5.0% fail on Driver's view of the road (19% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Wipers
    • 1.8% fail on Washers (31% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.066% fail on Mirrors (70% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Bonnet (83% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.0060% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 4.6% fail on Tyres (43% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Tread depth (30% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Condition (59% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.072% fail on Size/type (67% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 2.3% fail on Steering
    • 1.9% fail on Steering system
      • 0.95% fail on Track rod end (33% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Steering rack (55% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.13% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.11% fail on Free play
        • 0.11% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.036% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.030% fail on Other components
        • 0.030% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.40% fail on Power steering (98% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Pipes and hoses (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Operation
      • 0.048% fail on Other components
      • 0.018% fail on Rams
    • 0.030% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.018% fail on Steering control
      • 0.012% fail on Steering lock
      • 0.0060% fail on Steering shaft
    • 0.012% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.76% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (79% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Exhaust system (83% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.14% fail on Cap
      • 0.048% fail on System (63% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Pipe
      • 0.018% fail on Tank
      • 0.012% fail on Hose
    • 0.14% fail on Emissions (90% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.036% fail on Emissions not tested (88% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 0.45% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (63% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (56% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (54% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.15% fail on Seat belts (72% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Condition (63% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0060% fail on Requirements
      • 0.0060% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.39% fail on Registration plates and VIN (36% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Registration plate (36% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 0.27% fail on Road Wheels (36% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0060% fail on Halfshafts
    • 0.0060% fail on Condition
  • 0.19% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (76% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Body condition (55% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.048% fail on Seats
      • 0.036% fail on Passengers
      • 0.012% fail on Drivers (80% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.030% fail on Doors (91% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Passengers front (75% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0060% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.0060% fail on Load security
      • 0.0060% fail on Tailgate
    • 0.0060% fail on Spare wheel
  • 0.024% fail on Towbars (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Towbar (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
Read the Honest John Review

  • Honda CR-V (2007 - 2012)
    Roomy and versatile. Very comfortable, pleasant and relaxing to drive. not at all cumbersome. 2.2 i-CTDI diesel is excellent.

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