Honda CR-V MOT Results

Registered in 2008
76.1% pass rate
from 11,195 tests in 2017
(35% better than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Honda CR-V is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (42% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps (47% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Front lamps (64% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.045% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.3% fail on Registration plate lamp (55% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim (53% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Stop lamp (47% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps (43% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp (48% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Headlamp levelling device (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.027% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.054% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.045% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.0089% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.79% fail on Individual lamps (28% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.66% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.071% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.44% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.44% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.13% fail on Battery (51% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.071% fail on Trailer electrical socket (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.045% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (65% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.036% fail on Horn (88% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.027% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.018% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.0089% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.0089% fail on Switch
  • 6.3% fail on Suspension (53% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.9% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (17% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.37% fail on Linkage condition (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Condition
      • 0.018% fail on Presence (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Shock absorbers (51% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Condition (51% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Suspension arms (70% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (70% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Attachment
    • 0.45% fail on Front suspension joints (30% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Coil springs (93% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Condition (93% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Location
    • 0.14% fail on Drive shafts (93% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Front drive shafts (93% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Constant velocity joints (93% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.0089% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.071% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.063% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.0089% fail on Attachment
    • 0.063% fail on Macpherson strut (71% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Condition (71% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.045% fail on Wheel bearings (93% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Rear (93% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Front (94% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.018% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.018% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.018% fail on Sub-frames (82% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.0089% fail on Condition
      • 0.0089% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0089% fail on Gas suspension
      • 0.0089% fail on Levelling valve
    • 0.0089% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 5.0% fail on Brakes (38% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Hub components (15% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.18% fail on Brake discs (76% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Brake calipers (82% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.0089% fail on Brake linings
    • 1.4% fail on Brake performance (60% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Parking brake performance (42% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Rear wheels (74% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Parking brake operation (22 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Front wheels (90% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.080% fail on Brake operation (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Brake imbalance (92% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Service brake performance (75% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Service brake control components (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Pedal (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.62% fail on Anti-slip (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.51% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on ABS (59% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic systems (91% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Components (91% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.045% fail on Hoses (80% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.036% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.027% fail on Pipes (97% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Leaks (84% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.0089% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.098% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.080% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.027% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.027% fail on Cable
  • 4.1% fail on Tyres (48% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Tread depth (37% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Condition (62% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.045% fail on Size/type (78% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 3.9% fail on Driver's view of the road (34% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Wipers (16% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Washers (51% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.063% fail on Mirrors (67% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.018% fail on Bonnet (86% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 1.5% fail on Steering
    • 1.1% fail on Steering system
      • 0.73% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.16% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.098% fail on Free play
        • 0.098% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.098% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.063% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.018% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.0089% fail on Other components
        • 0.0089% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.31% fail on Power steering (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Pipes and hoses (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Operation (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.0089% fail on Drive system
      • 0.0089% fail on Other components
    • 0.036% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.018% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.52% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (44% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.39% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.0089% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.12% fail on Seat belts (71% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Condition (60% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 0.38% fail on Registration plates and VIN (34% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Registration plate (34% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 0.35% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (88% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.080% fail on Cap
      • 0.063% fail on System
      • 0.027% fail on Pipe
      • 0.0089% fail on Tank
    • 0.11% fail on Exhaust system (94% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.036% fail on Emissions not tested (83% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.027% fail on Emissions (97% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 0.16% fail on Road Wheels (60% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0089% fail on Condition
  • 0.12% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (81% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.063% fail on Body condition (63% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.018% fail on Doors (93% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Passengers other (85% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.018% fail on Seats (83% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.0089% fail on Passengers
      • 0.0089% fail on Drivers
    • 0.0089% fail on Body security
    • 0.0089% fail on Load security
      • 0.0089% fail on Bootlid
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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