Land Rover Defender 110 MOT Results

Registered in 1996
59.6% pass rate
from 307 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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Land Rover Defender 110 is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (150% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Fog lamp (160% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.33% fail on Switch
    • 6.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.5% fail on Direction indicators (100% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Flashing type (100% worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Individual lamps
        • 2.6% fail on Side repeaters (180% worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 0.33% fail on All direction indicators
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.9% fail on Rear lamps
      • 2.6% fail on Front lamps
    • 3.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.33% fail on Switch
    • 1.3% fail on Horn
    • 0.98% fail on Rear reflectors (9 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.98% fail on Lamp (7 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Switch
      • 0.33% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.33% fail on Battery
  • 15% fail on Suspension
    • 6.5% fail on Wheel bearings (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Rear (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Front (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 6.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 6.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.3% fail on Spring mounting
    • 4.6% fail on Shock absorbers (130% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Condition (130% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.98% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.33% fail on Attachment
      • 0.33% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.65% fail on Suspension arms (79% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.65% fail on Panhard rods (9 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (16 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.33% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.33% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.33% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.33% fail on Axles
      • 0.33% fail on Swivel joints/housing
    • 0.33% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 6.2% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.5% fail on Components
        • 4.2% fail on Pipes
        • 1.3% fail on Servos (48 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 0.33% fail on Hoses
      • 0.65% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.33% fail on Operation
    • 4.6% fail on Hub components (100% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Brake discs (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.65% fail on Brake calipers
    • 2.0% fail on Brake performance (77% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.65% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.33% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.33% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.3% fail on Prescribed areas (4 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting (4 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
    • 0.65% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.65% fail on Condition
    • 0.65% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.65% fail on Pedal
        • 0.65% fail on Anti-slip
  • 10% fail on Steering (120% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 9.4% fail on Steering system (140% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Ball joint (9 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.6% fail on Drag link end (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Steering box (12 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.33% fail on Other components
        • 0.33% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 1.3% fail on Power steering
      • 1.3% fail on Other components (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Steering control
      • 0.33% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.33% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.33% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.33% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.33% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.33% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 10% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (83% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Body condition
    • 2.9% fail on Seats (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Passengers (9 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Drivers
    • 2.0% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.0% fail on Chassis
    • 1.3% fail on Doors
      • 0.65% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.33% fail on Drivers
      • 0.33% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.33% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.33% fail on Body security
  • 8.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.9% fail on Wipers
    • 3.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.65% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (61% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.65% fail on Emissions (89% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.65% fail on System
    • 0.33% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.9% fail on Tyres
    • 1.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Tread depth
  • 2.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.6% fail on Condition
      • 1.3% fail on Prescribed areas (69% better than other 1996 cars)
  • 2.3% fail on Towbars (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Vehicle structure (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Towbar
  • 2.0% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate

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