Land Rover Discovery MOT Results

Registered in 2011
74.7% pass rate
from 7,055 tests in 2020
(14% better than other 2011 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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Land Rover Discovery is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.8% fail on Suspension
    • 7.6% fail on Suspension arms (180% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 7.2% fail on Pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint (75% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.099% fail on Suspension arm (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.099% fail on Ball joint dust cover (61% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.75% fail on Anti-roll bars (53% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage
      • 0.043% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.043% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.028% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.014% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.014% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.014% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 0.44% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.20% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.17% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.014% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.071% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.043% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.071% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension (6 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Operation (43 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Pipes
  • 8.4% fail on Brakes (39% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Rigid brake pipes (10 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.8% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.014% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.44% fail on Brake discs and drums (51% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Brake discs (51% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (160% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Cable (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Brake performance (25% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.44% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (6 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Rbt (sp) (71% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.028% fail on Gradient tester (sp) (7 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 0.62% fail on Service brake performance (50% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.57% fail on Rbt (54% better than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.55% fail on Service brake performance (46% better than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.028% fail on Service brake imbalance (89% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.057% fail on Decelerometer (7 times worse than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.057% fail on Service brake performance (7 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Brake performance not tested (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Parking brake performance (59% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Rbt (57% better than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.16% fail on Parking brake performance (55% better than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.014% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.16% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (52% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Rbt (sp) (64% better than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.099% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.028% fail on Service brake imbalance (86% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.043% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Parking brake control (65% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Electronic parking brake (9 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Lever
    • 0.23% fail on Flexible brake hoses (190% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.17% fail on Pedal
    • 0.099% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.085% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.014% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.057% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.057% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.043% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (86% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.014% fail on Electronic braking system
      • 0.014% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.014% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.014% fail on Other components
  • 7.4% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (30% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (89% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (160% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (49% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp aim (52% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.71% fail on Position lamps (53% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Position lamp (52% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.23% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.23% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.21% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.014% fail on Switch
    • 0.23% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.14% fail on Horn
      • 0.057% fail on Trailer electrical socket (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.17% fail on Stop lamp (93% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Direction indicators (92% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Flashing type (92% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.085% fail on Side repeaters (85% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.028% fail on Individual direction indicators (96% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.057% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.014% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.014% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.014% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.014% fail on Main beam tell-tale
      • 0.014% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 4.2% fail on Tyres (32% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth (48% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 2.5% fail on Visibility (45% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Wipers (44% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.99% fail on Washers (50% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.071% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.071% fail on View to rear
      • 0.071% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.043% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.043% fail on Windscreen
  • 1.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure (38% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.78% fail on Transmission
      • 0.50% fail on Drive shafts (43% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.50% fail on Joints (42% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Prop shafts (6 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Prop shaft (42 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.057% fail on Bearing housing (105 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.043% fail on Joints
        • 0.043% fail on Flexible couplings (25 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Body
      • 0.085% fail on Other body component
      • 0.043% fail on Panel
      • 0.014% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.14% fail on Doors
      • 0.085% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.085% fail on Door condition
      • 0.043% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.043% fail on Door condition
      • 0.014% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.014% fail on Door condition
    • 0.11% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.057% fail on System
      • 0.028% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.014% fail on Tank
      • 0.014% fail on Pipe
    • 0.099% fail on Cabs (91 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.099% fail on Steps (118 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.085% fail on Exhaust system (91% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.071% fail on Seats
      • 0.043% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.028% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.028% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.028% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.014% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.014% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.014% fail on Carrier
  • 0.85% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (55% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Exhaust emissions (58% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.44% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.099% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (61% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.028% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.014% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.014% fail on Catalytic converter
        • 0.014% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
      • 0.18% fail on Spark ignition (83% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (75% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.014% fail on Particulate filter
        • 0.014% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.13% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.099% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.014% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.014% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.64% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.38% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.34% fail on Condition
      • 0.014% fail on Attachment
      • 0.014% fail on Requirements
      • 0.014% fail on Pre-tensioners
    • 0.24% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.014% fail on Airbags
      • 0.014% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.51% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.51% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.38% fail on Steering (69% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Power steering (200% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Operation
      • 0.057% fail on Pipes and hoses (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Other components
    • 0.14% fail on Steering linkage components (86% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Track rod end (86% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Other components
        • 0.014% fail on Steering component
    • 0.057% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.028% fail on Operation
      • 0.028% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.028% fail on Steering play
      • 0.028% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.24% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.17% fail on Attachment
    • 0.071% fail on Condition
  • 0.028% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.028% fail on Belt(s)/padding (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)

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