Land Rover Defender 90 MOT Results

Registered in 2014
79.4% pass rate
from 686 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Land Rover Defender 90 is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.0% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (60% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Headlamp aim (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Headlamp aim (140% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Reversing lamps (13 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Reversing lamps (13 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.87% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.58% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.29% fail on All position lamps (22 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.58% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.15% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.15% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.15% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.15% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.15% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.15% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.15% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.15% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.15% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.15% fail on Horn
  • 4.8% fail on Visibility
    • 2.9% fail on Wipers
    • 1.9% fail on Washers
  • 3.9% fail on Brakes
    • 1.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes (30 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.2% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.29% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.29% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.44% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.44% fail on Lever
    • 0.44% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.29% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.15% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.15% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.15% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.15% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.15% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.15% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.15% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.15% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.29% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.15% fail on Pedal
      • 0.15% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.15% fail on Brake fluid
  • 1.6% fail on Tyres (64% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.15% fail on Size/type
    • 0.15% fail on Condition
  • 1.3% fail on Suspension
    • 0.44% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.15% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.15% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 0.29% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.29% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.15% fail on Axles
      • 0.15% fail on Swivel joints/housing
    • 0.15% fail on Springs
      • 0.15% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.15% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.15% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.15% fail on Other suspension component
  • 1.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.73% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.44% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.29% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.15% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.29% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.29% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.44% fail on Fluid leaks (10 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Transmission oil leaks (56 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.87% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.87% fail on Seat belts (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Requirements
  • 0.73% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.73% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.73% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.44% fail on Fuel system (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.15% fail on Pipe
    • 0.15% fail on Body
      • 0.15% fail on Body condition
    • 0.15% fail on Seats
      • 0.15% fail on Driver's seat
  • 0.44% fail on Steering
    • 0.29% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.29% fail on Ball joint (25 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Power steering
      • 0.15% fail on Operation
  • 0.15% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment

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