Land Rover Discovery MOT Results

Registered in 2010
71.5% pass rate
from 7,792 tests in 2020
(15% better than other 2010 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 2010 cars and highlighted areas where the Land Rover Discovery is unusually good or bad.

  • 10% fail on Suspension
    • 7.9% fail on Suspension arms (150% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 7.5% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Ball joint (78% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Ball joint dust cover (59% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.026% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.5% fail on Wheel bearings (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.96% fail on Anti-roll bars (67% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Linkage ball joints (39% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Linkage
      • 0.077% fail on Ball joint (71% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.026% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.026% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (97% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Other suspension component (110% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.039% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.013% fail on Other suspension component
    • 0.21% fail on Suspension rods (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint (10 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension (16 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Operation (59 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Suspension unit
      • 0.013% fail on Levelling valve
      • 0.013% fail on Other components
    • 0.039% fail on Shock absorbers (97% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.026% fail on Springs (99% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Coil springs (99% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.026% fail on Coil spring (99% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.013% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 8.9% fail on Brakes (25% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes (6 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.53% fail on Brake discs and drums (48% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Brake discs (48% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (120% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Cable (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Brake performance (38% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.62% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (6 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Rbt (sp) (69% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.064% fail on Gradient tester (sp) (14 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.026% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 0.40% fail on Brake performance not tested (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Service brake performance (77% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Rbt (77% better than other 2010 cars)
          • 0.37% fail on Service brake performance (73% better than other 2010 cars)
          • 0.013% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.28% fail on Parking brake performance (54% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Rbt (65% better than other 2010 cars)
          • 0.19% fail on Parking brake performance (63% better than other 2010 cars)
          • 0.013% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.077% fail on Decelerometer (7 times worse than other 2010 cars)
          • 0.064% fail on Parking brake performance (17 times worse than other 2010 cars)
          • 0.013% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.013% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.013% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.15% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (65% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.077% fail on Rbt (sp) (82% better than other 2010 cars)
          • 0.051% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.039% fail on Service brake imbalance (89% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.077% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (11 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.80% fail on Parking brake control (150% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Electronic parking brake (17 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Lever (91% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Flexible brake hoses (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.14% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.013% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.13% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (57% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal
    • 0.090% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (77% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Electronic stability control (75% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Anti-lock braking system (92% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Electronic braking system (5 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.064% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.051% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.013% fail on Valves
    • 0.026% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.013% fail on Other components
      • 0.013% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.013% fail on Other braking system component
  • 8.1% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (37% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (48% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.28% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim (48% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (50% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.62% fail on Position lamps (70% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Position lamp (70% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.26% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.19% fail on Horn
      • 0.039% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.026% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.24% fail on Stop lamp (92% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (55% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Rear fog lamp (55% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Rear fog lamp (54% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Direction indicators (93% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Flashing type (93% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.077% fail on Individual direction indicators (93% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.051% fail on Side repeaters (92% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.090% fail on Reversing lamps (62% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Reversing lamps (61% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.013% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 4.4% fail on Tyres (32% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 2.0% fail on Tread depth (45% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Size/type
  • 2.9% fail on Visibility (42% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Washers (42% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Wipers (56% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Bonnet (110% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.12% fail on Windscreen
      • 0.013% fail on Window
    • 0.10% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.090% fail on View to rear
      • 0.090% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 1.6% fail on Transmission (38% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Drive shafts
        • 1.3% fail on Joints
        • 0.013% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.41% fail on Prop shafts (7 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Prop shaft (33 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Bearing housing (132 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.064% fail on Flexible couplings (30 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.051% fail on Joints
    • 0.42% fail on Exhaust system (69% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Body (150% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Other body component (170% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Panel
    • 0.18% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.077% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.064% fail on Tank
      • 0.026% fail on System
      • 0.013% fail on Pipe
    • 0.17% fail on Doors
      • 0.15% fail on Other passenger's door (180% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Door condition (200% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.013% fail on Door condition
    • 0.039% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.026% fail on Carrier
      • 0.013% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.039% fail on Towbar (7 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Towbar condition (20 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.026% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.026% fail on Seats
      • 0.013% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.013% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.026% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.026% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.013% fail on Cabs
      • 0.013% fail on Steps
  • 1.7% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (41% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Exhaust emissions (44% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.85% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.35% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.21% fail on Emissions not tested (130% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.013% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 0.14% fail on Spark ignition (91% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (85% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.026% fail on Catalyst emissions (96% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.14% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.039% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.026% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.013% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 1.0% fail on Steering (45% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Steering linkage components (55% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Track rod end (61% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.013% fail on Other components
        • 0.013% fail on Steering component
      • 0.013% fail on Rear wheel steering
        • 0.013% fail on Components
    • 0.14% fail on Power steering (140% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Operation (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Other components
      • 0.013% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.10% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.077% fail on Operation (7 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Steering rack (85% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.026% fail on Steering column
    • 0.026% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.026% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.013% fail on Steering shaft
    • 0.013% fail on Steering play
      • 0.013% fail on Steering box
  • 0.76% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.56% fail on Seat belts (60% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Condition (60% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Attachment (5 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.013% fail on Requirements
    • 0.21% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.013% fail on Airbags
      • 0.013% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.58% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.58% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.26% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.21% fail on Attachment
    • 0.051% fail on Condition
  • 0.013% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.013% fail on Belt(s)/padding

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