Land Rover Discovery MOT Results

Registered in 1991
66.5% pass rate
from 209 tests in 2020
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 1991 cars and highlighted areas where the Land Rover Discovery is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 6.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.48% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.9% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.9% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.9% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.96% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
      • 0.48% fail on Main beam tell-tale
    • 0.96% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.96% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.96% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.96% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.48% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.48% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.96% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.48% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.48% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.48% fail on Horn
  • 14% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.8% fail on Integral vehicle structure (2 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (2 times worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Body (6 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Mounting fixings (43 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Panel
      • 0.96% fail on Other body component
    • 2.9% fail on Seats (3 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Driver's seat (4 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 1.4% fail on Chassis
      • 1.4% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.96% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.96% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.48% fail on Hose
      • 0.48% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.96% fail on Doors
      • 0.96% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.96% fail on Door condition
      • 0.48% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.48% fail on Door condition
    • 0.96% fail on Floor
    • 0.48% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.48% fail on Towbar
      • 0.48% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.48% fail on Transmission
      • 0.48% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.48% fail on Joints
  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 3.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.9% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.96% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.96% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.96% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (8 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.96% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.48% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.48% fail on Rbt
          • 0.48% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.48% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.3% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.4% fail on Brake discs and drums (3 times worse than other 1991 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Brake discs (2 times worse than other 1991 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.96% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.96% fail on Brake pads
    • 2.4% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (8 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Prescribed areas (10 times worse than other 1991 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting (11 times worse than other 1991 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on Other braking system component
    • 1.9% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.4% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.96% fail on Pedal
      • 0.48% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.48% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.48% fail on Lever
    • 0.48% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 8.6% fail on Suspension
    • 2.9% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.4% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.48% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.48% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.48% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.96% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.96% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.96% fail on Anti-roll bar (25 times worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 0.96% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.48% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.48% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.48% fail on Axles
      • 0.48% fail on Swivel joints/housing
  • 6.2% fail on Steering
    • 3.8% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.9% fail on Drag link end (5 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.48% fail on Intermediate drop arm
    • 1.4% fail on Power steering
      • 0.48% fail on Operation
      • 0.48% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.48% fail on Other components
    • 0.48% fail on Steering column
    • 0.48% fail on Steering play
      • 0.48% fail on Steering box
  • 6.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 6.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
  • 2.9% fail on Visibility
    • 1.9% fail on Wipers
    • 1.4% fail on Washers
  • 2.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 1.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 1.4% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.96% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.48% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.48% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.48% fail on Non catalyst emissions
    • 0.48% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.48% fail on Other leaks
  • 1.9% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.96% fail on Tyres
    • 0.96% fail on Condition
    • 0.48% fail on Tread depth

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