Land Rover Defender 110 MOT Results

Registered in 2003
63.7% pass rate
from 452 tests in 2017
(25% better than other 2003 cars)
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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the Land Rover Defender 110 is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.6% fail on Rear lamps (150% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Front lamps
    • 6.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 6.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.2% fail on Rear fog lamp (170% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Fog lamp (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Tell tale (9 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Switch
    • 4.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.7% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.88% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.44% fail on Switch
        • 0.22% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.44% fail on Switch (12 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.22% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 1.1% fail on Rear reflectors (17 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Horn
    • 0.66% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.44% fail on Lamp (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Switch
    • 0.22% fail on Battery
    • 0.22% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 12% fail on Suspension (42% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Shock absorbers (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Wheel bearings (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Front (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Rear
    • 1.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (72% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (68% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Linkage condition
    • 1.1% fail on Suspension arms (76% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (75% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Radius arms (8 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Attachment
    • 0.88% fail on Axles (16 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Swivel joints/housing (41 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Prescribed areas (79% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Component mounting
  • 10% fail on Brakes (37% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 3.5% fail on Components
        • 3.5% fail on Pipes
      • 0.44% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.44% fail on Operation
      • 0.22% fail on Leaks
    • 3.1% fail on Hub components
      • 2.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.88% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.4% fail on Brake performance (70% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.44% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.44% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.44% fail on Parking brake performance (90% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.22% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.22% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.1% fail on ABS
    • 0.66% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.66% fail on Pedal
        • 0.44% fail on Condition
        • 0.22% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.22% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.22% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.22% fail on Condition
    • 0.22% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.22% fail on Components
        • 0.22% fail on Servos
  • 9.3% fail on Steering (82% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 8.6% fail on Steering system (91% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Drag link end (55 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Free play (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.66% fail on Steering box (183 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Steering box (60 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Intermediate drop arm
      • 0.22% fail on Steering arm
    • 1.1% fail on Power steering
      • 0.66% fail on Other components (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Pump (18 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Operation
      • 0.22% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.22% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 7.5% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.5% fail on Wipers
    • 3.1% fail on Washers
    • 0.44% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.44% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.0% fail on Fuel system (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on System (12 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Tank
      • 0.22% fail on Hose
      • 0.22% fail on Pipe
    • 3.1% fail on Emissions
    • 0.22% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 4.0% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.8% fail on Doors (200% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.66% fail on Drivers (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.88% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.88% fail on Chassis
    • 0.66% fail on Body condition
    • 0.44% fail on Speedometer (26 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Seats
      • 0.22% fail on Passengers
      • 0.22% fail on Drivers
  • 2.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.8% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.22% fail on Requirements
  • 2.0% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate
  • 1.8% fail on Towbars (44 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Vehicle structure (42 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Towbar (50 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Adjustable towbar
  • 1.8% fail on Tyres (80% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Condition (77% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Tread depth (88% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Size/type
    • 0.22% fail on Valve stem
  • 0.22% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.22% fail on Attachment

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