Land Rover Defender 90 MOT Results

Registered in 2013
76.2% pass rate
from 478 tests in 2020
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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Land Rover Defender 90 is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (46% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.42% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.42% fail on Headlamp levelling device (10 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.42% fail on All position lamps (19 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.84% fail on Reversing lamps (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Reversing lamps (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Reversing lamp switch
    • 0.42% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.42% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.21% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.21% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.42% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.21% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.21% fail on Horn
    • 0.21% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.21% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.21% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 5.0% fail on Brakes
    • 2.3% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.9% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.0% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.0% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (6 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
          • 1.0% fail on Service brake performance (17 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.21% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.21% fail on Rbt
          • 0.21% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.21% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.21% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
    • 1.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes (10 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.42% fail on Lever
    • 0.21% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.21% fail on Pedal
    • 0.21% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.21% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 4.2% fail on Visibility
    • 2.1% fail on Wipers
    • 1.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.21% fail on Bonnet
  • 1.9% fail on Steering (200% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.63% fail on Ball joint (22 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Drag link end (55 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.63% fail on Power steering (35 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Other components (124 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.21% fail on Steering box
  • 1.7% fail on Identification of the vehicle (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plates (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 1.7% fail on Tyres (67% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.42% fail on Condition (82% better than other 2013 cars)
  • 1.5% fail on Suspension (66% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.42% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.21% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.21% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.21% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.21% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.21% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.21% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.21% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.21% fail on Suspension unit
  • 1.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.63% fail on Seats (15 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Passenger's seat (28 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.42% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.21% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.21% fail on Tank
  • 0.84% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.63% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.63% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.63% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.21% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.21% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.42% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.42% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.42% fail on Condition

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