Land Rover Defender 130 MOT Results

Registered in 2008
62.3% pass rate
from 61 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Land Rover Defender 130 is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.6% fail on Front lamps
      • 4.9% fail on Rear lamps
    • 6.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.9% fail on Rear fog lamp (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Fog lamp (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.3% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.6% fail on Individual lamps
  • 13% fail on Suspension
    • 9.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 8.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 4.9% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 4.9% fail on Condition
    • 1.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.6% fail on Axles
      • 1.6% fail on Swivel joints/housing
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 6.6% fail on Hydraulic systems (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Components
        • 4.9% fail on Pipes (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 4.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.3% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance
    • 3.3% fail on Parking brake
      • 3.3% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 1.6% fail on Operation
    • 1.6% fail on ABS
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.6% fail on Wipers
    • 3.3% fail on Washers
    • 1.6% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.6% fail on Tyres
    • 3.3% fail on Condition
    • 3.3% fail on Tread depth
  • 4.9% fail on Steering
    • 4.9% fail on Steering system
      • 4.9% fail on Track rod end (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
  • 3.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.6% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.6% fail on Cap

Search Good Garages