Land Rover Defender 110 MOT Results

Registered in 1987
63.1% pass rate
from 249 tests in 2017
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 1987 cars and highlighted areas where the Land Rover Defender 110 is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 6.0% fail on Fog lamp
      • 1.6% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.40% fail on Switch
    • 6.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.2% fail on Front lamps
      • 2.8% fail on Rear lamps
    • 6.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.6% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.80% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.80% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.40% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.40% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.40% fail on Switch
    • 5.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.6% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.80% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.80% fail on Switch
        • 0.40% fail on Tell tales
    • 4.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.2% fail on Hazard warning
      • 2.0% fail on Switch (3 times worse than other 1987 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Lamp
      • 0.80% fail on Tell tale
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.4% fail on Horn
    • 0.40% fail on Battery
    • 0.40% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 12% fail on Suspension
    • 4.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.8% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.6% fail on Spring mounting
    • 3.2% fail on Axles (4 times worse than other 1987 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Swivel joints/housing (7 times worse than other 1987 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on King pins
    • 2.4% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.4% fail on Condition
    • 2.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.40% fail on Condition
    • 2.0% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.2% fail on Rear
      • 0.80% fail on Front
    • 1.2% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.40% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.40% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.40% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.40% fail on Condition
    • 0.40% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.40% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.40% fail on Panhard rods
      • 0.40% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.40% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 11% fail on Steering (100% worse than other 1987 cars)
    • 9.2% fail on Steering system (120% worse than other 1987 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Track rod end
      • 2.0% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 1987 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Drag link end (2 times worse than other 1987 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Steering box
      • 0.80% fail on Free play
        • 0.80% fail on Steering box (10 times worse than other 1987 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Steering arm
    • 1.2% fail on Steering control
      • 0.80% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.80% fail on Universal joint
      • 0.40% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.80% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.80% fail on Power steering
      • 0.40% fail on Drive system
      • 0.40% fail on Pump
  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 6.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.4% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.80% fail on Brake operation
    • 3.6% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.8% fail on Components
        • 2.0% fail on Pipes
        • 0.40% fail on Hoses
        • 0.40% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.80% fail on Operation
    • 2.4% fail on Hub components
      • 0.80% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.80% fail on Brake drums (5 times worse than other 1987 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.40% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 0.80% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.80% fail on Condition
    • 0.80% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.80% fail on Pedal
        • 0.80% fail on Condition
    • 0.40% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.40% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 8.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.4% fail on Washers
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers
    • 0.40% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.40% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 2.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.6% fail on Emissions
    • 1.2% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.80% fail on System
      • 0.40% fail on Pipe
    • 0.80% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 5.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.4% fail on Body condition
    • 2.0% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.0% fail on Chassis
    • 2.0% fail on Doors
      • 0.80% fail on Drivers
      • 0.80% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.40% fail on Passengers other
    • 1.2% fail on Seats
      • 1.2% fail on Passengers
  • 3.2% fail on Tyres
    • 2.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Tread depth
  • 2.0% fail on Towbars (2 times worse than other 1987 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Vehicle structure (3 times worse than other 1987 cars)
  • 0.80% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.80% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.40% fail on Requirements
      • 0.40% fail on Condition
  • 0.80% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.80% fail on Registration plate

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