Land Rover Discovery MOT Results

Registered in 2005
60.9% pass rate
from 10,048 tests in 2017
(13% better than other 2005 cars)
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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Land Rover Discovery is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (12% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 8.2% fail on Position lamps (32% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 7.6% fail on Front lamps (51% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Rear lamps (47% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on All position lamps
    • 7.0% fail on Stop lamp (49% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim (52% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps (62% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Headlamp (76% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.58% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (7 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.0100% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.070% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.050% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.020% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.63% fail on Rear fog lamp (34% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Fog lamp (33% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.040% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.49% fail on Direction indicators (83% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Flashing type (83% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Individual lamps (87% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Side repeaters (71% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.030% fail on Switch
        • 0.0100% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.26% fail on Horn (44% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.090% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.080% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.070% fail on Battery (89% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.040% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.020% fail on Hazard warning (79% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Switch
  • 17% fail on Suspension (12% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 8.3% fail on Suspension arms (91% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 8.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (94% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Attachment (120% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.080% fail on Condition
    • 5.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (22% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage condition (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.24% fail on Attachment (180% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.040% fail on Condition
      • 0.0100% fail on Presence
    • 3.4% fail on Wheel bearings (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Front (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Rear (73% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Drive shafts (51% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Front drive shafts (54% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Constant velocity joints (54% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Couplings
      • 0.14% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Drive shafts (120% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.0100% fail on Universal joint
    • 1.2% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.44% fail on Air suspension (49 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Operation (59 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Suspension unit (41 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.040% fail on Bellows (62 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Other components (70 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Accumulator (94 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.0100% fail on Pipes
    • 0.38% fail on Tie bars/rods (89% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (100% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.0100% fail on Condition
      • 0.0100% fail on Attachment
    • 0.18% fail on Coil springs (96% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Condition (96% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.13% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.090% fail on Prescribed areas (90% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.080% fail on Component mounting (89% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.0100% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.080% fail on Bonded suspension (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.080% fail on Condition (180% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.050% fail on Trailing arms (77% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (74% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.050% fail on Shock absorbers (96% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Condition (96% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.020% fail on Gas suspension (16 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Operation (56 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.0100% fail on Torsion bars
      • 0.0100% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0100% fail on Panhard rods
      • 0.0100% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 7.5% fail on Hydraulic systems (95% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 7.2% fail on Components (100% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 4.7% fail on Pipes (70% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 3.1% fail on Hoses (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.0100% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.36% fail on Leaks
      • 0.090% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.050% fail on Operation
    • 3.5% fail on Hub components
      • 3.2% fail on Brake pads (22% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Brake discs (58% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.020% fail on Brake back plates
    • 2.9% fail on Brake performance (58% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Parking brake performance (67% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Rear wheels (76% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Brake performance not tested (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Front wheels (78% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.15% fail on Brake operation (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Gradient hand brake (12 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Parking brake operation (10 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Brake imbalance (96% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Parking brake (48% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Electronic parking brake (21 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Condition (98% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.0100% fail on Fitment
    • 0.19% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.17% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.16% fail on Cable
      • 0.0100% fail on Lever
    • 0.15% fail on ABS (83% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.14% fail on Pedal
        • 0.11% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.030% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.0100% fail on Additional braking devices
    • 0.0100% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.0100% fail on Components
        • 0.0100% fail on Pipes
    • 0.0100% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.0100% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 5.8% fail on Tyres (34% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Tread depth (39% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Condition (24% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Size/type (56% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.020% fail on Valve stem (79% better than other 2005 cars)
  • 3.9% fail on Driver's view of the road (50% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Wipers (58% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Washers (59% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Bonnet (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Windscreen (47% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Mirrors (48% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.0100% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 3.6% fail on Steering
    • 3.3% fail on Steering system
      • 2.4% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.30% fail on Steering rack (52% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Free play
        • 0.19% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.16% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.050% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.020% fail on Other components
        • 0.020% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.20% fail on Power steering (45% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Operation
      • 0.050% fail on Other components
      • 0.0100% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.11% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.0100% fail on Steering control
      • 0.0100% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.0100% fail on Universal joint
  • 2.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.1% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (48% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (47% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.030% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 0.58% fail on Seat belts (46% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Condition
      • 0.090% fail on Prescribed areas (84% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Requirements
      • 0.020% fail on Attachment
  • 1.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (80% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.16% fail on Tank
      • 0.15% fail on System
      • 0.070% fail on Cap (62% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Pipe
    • 0.29% fail on Exhaust system (91% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Emissions (87% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.090% fail on Emissions not tested (81% better than other 2005 cars)
  • 0.75% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.75% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.62% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (55% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Doors
      • 0.18% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.090% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.050% fail on Drivers
    • 0.12% fail on Body condition (75% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.060% fail on Body security
    • 0.060% fail on Seats (68% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Passengers
      • 0.030% fail on Drivers
    • 0.040% fail on Load security
      • 0.030% fail on Access panel
      • 0.0100% fail on Tailgate
    • 0.030% fail on Vehicle structure (81% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Chassis (81% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.020% fail on Spare wheel
  • 0.35% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.28% fail on Attachment
    • 0.070% fail on Condition
  • 0.050% fail on Towbars (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.030% fail on Towbar (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.0100% fail on Detachable tow ball
    • 0.0100% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.0100% fail on Adjustable towbar

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