Land Rover Freelander MOT Results

Registered in 2003
51.4% pass rate
from 10,003 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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the Land Rover Freelander is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (11% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Stop lamp (42% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 6.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (120% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.5% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.080% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim (29% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim (29% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (42% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Direction indicators (27% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Flashing type (28% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Individual direction indicators (62% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Side repeaters (45% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on All direction indicators (110% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.0100% fail on Switch
    • 2.9% fail on Electrical equipment (190% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Horn (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Battery(ies) (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.070% fail on Trailer electrical socket (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamps (49% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp (46% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Headlamp levelling device (75% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.0100% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.0100% fail on Dipswitch
    • 0.82% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (42% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Rear fog lamp (42% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.80% fail on Rear fog lamp (42% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.030% fail on Switch
    • 0.11% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.11% fail on Switch
    • 0.040% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.040% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.0100% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.0100% fail on Outline marker lamp
    • 0.0100% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.0100% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.0100% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 19% fail on Brakes (28% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 9.2% fail on Brake performance (15% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 6.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (44% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (12 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Rbt (sp) (28% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Gradient tester (sp) (11 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.070% fail on Plate brake tester (sp) (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.5% fail on Rbt
          • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.28% fail on Service brake imbalance (61% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Decelerometer (10 times worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.29% fail on Service brake performance (10 times worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.0100% fail on Service brake performance (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.030% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.020% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.0100% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (22% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance (28% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.23% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.020% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.18% fail on Decelerometer (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.12% fail on Parking brake performance (22 times worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.050% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.020% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (9 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.070% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.050% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.020% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.84% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (51% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.58% fail on Rbt (sp) (65% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.38% fail on Service brake imbalance (68% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.25% fail on Service brake performance (60% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (9 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.050% fail on Plate brake tester (sp) (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.040% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.0100% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.67% fail on Brake performance not tested (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 8.9% fail on Rigid brake pipes (120% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (15% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.85% fail on Brake discs and drums (32% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.85% fail on Brake discs (31% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.100% fail on Cable
        • 0.020% fail on Lever
        • 0.0100% fail on Rod
        • 0.0100% fail on Linkage
        • 0.0100% fail on Relay lever
    • 1.8% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Pedal (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Hand lever (81% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (30% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Anti-lock braking system (41% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Electronic stability control (61% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
      • 0.050% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.19% fail on Flexible brake hoses (55% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.080% fail on Brake fluid (59% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Servos (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Valves
      • 0.0100% fail on Master cylinder
      • 0.0100% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.14% fail on Parking brake control (74% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Lever (73% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.080% fail on Servos (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Operation (8 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.0100% fail on Leaks
    • 0.060% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.050% fail on Other components
      • 0.0100% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.0100% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 16% fail on Suspension (11% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 9.4% fail on Anti-roll bars (66% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Linkage ball joints (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (25% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint (160% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Ball joint dust cover (36% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Anti-roll bar (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Linkage (40% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (70% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pins and bushes (67% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.040% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.040% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 5.2% fail on Suspension arms (17% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Ball joint dust cover (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Suspension arm (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Ball joint (74% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Pins and bushes (78% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.4% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (36% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.21% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.20% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.100% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0100% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0100% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.50% fail on Wheel bearings (69% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.15% fail on Pins and bushes (110% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.030% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.030% fail on Ball joint (90% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Axles (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Axle (9 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.29% fail on Shock absorbers (79% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Springs (93% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Coil springs (93% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on Coil spring (93% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.0100% fail on Mounting
      • 0.0100% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.17% fail on Macpherson strut (46% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.050% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.050% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0100% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.13% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.050% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.040% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.030% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.0100% fail on Suspension rod
  • 10% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.7% fail on Exhaust system (25% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Transmission (16% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Drive shafts (15% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Joints (15% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.030% fail on Flexible couplings
        • 0.020% fail on Drive shaft
        • 0.0100% fail on Bearing housing
      • 1.4% fail on Prop shafts (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.72% fail on Prop shaft (30 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.33% fail on Joints (100% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Flexible couplings (35 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Bearing housing (51 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Halfshafts (24 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.16% fail on System
      • 0.14% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (51% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Tank
      • 0.100% fail on Pipe
      • 0.0100% fail on Hose
    • 0.40% fail on Doors
      • 0.26% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.25% fail on Door condition
        • 0.0100% fail on Pillar
      • 0.090% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.090% fail on Door condition
      • 0.070% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.070% fail on Door condition
    • 0.38% fail on Integral vehicle structure (40% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (44% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.040% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.040% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 0.38% fail on Chassis
      • 0.37% fail on Chassis condition
      • 0.0100% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.27% fail on Body
      • 0.24% fail on Other body component
      • 0.020% fail on Panel (83% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.0100% fail on Body condition
    • 0.18% fail on Towbar (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Other towbar components (10 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.17% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.14% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.030% fail on Bracket
    • 0.16% fail on Seats
      • 0.100% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.060% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.030% fail on Load security (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Tailgate (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Tailgate condition
        • 0.0100% fail on Other tailgate component
    • 0.030% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.030% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.020% fail on Cabs
      • 0.020% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.0100% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.0100% fail on Carrier
    • 0.0100% fail on Undertray
  • 7.3% fail on Visibility (12% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Wipers (17% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Washers (48% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on View to rear
      • 0.28% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.17% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.15% fail on Windscreen
      • 0.020% fail on Window
    • 0.15% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.070% fail on Bonnet
  • 7.0% fail on Steering (43% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Steering linkage components (81% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Track rod end (93% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.020% fail on Other components
        • 0.020% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.020% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.0100% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.0100% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.0100% fail on Rear wheel steering
        • 0.0100% fail on Components
    • 0.17% fail on Steering gear (78% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Steering rack (79% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.0100% fail on Operation
    • 0.11% fail on Power steering (70% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.040% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.040% fail on Other components (69% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Operation (81% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.0100% fail on Rams
    • 0.030% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.030% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.030% fail on Steering play (79% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Steering rack (85% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.0100% fail on Steering box
  • 5.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (32% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Exhaust emissions (33% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Compression ignition (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (170% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.61% fail on Emissions not tested (200% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.13% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.080% fail on Emission control equipment (160% worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.050% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.030% fail on Catalytic converter
        • 0.030% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.020% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.0100% fail on Pre 01/01/1980 visual
      • 2.3% fail on Spark ignition (65% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Catalyst emissions (53% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.52% fail on Emissions not tested (43% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (86% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.040% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.030% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.030% fail on Catalytic converter
    • 0.48% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.26% fail on Engine oil leaks (52% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.080% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.0100% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.030% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.030% fail on Undertray
  • 5.5% fail on Tyres (23% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Tread depth (13% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Condition (31% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.100% fail on Size/type (69% better than other 2003 cars)
  • 4.0% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (23% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (45% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.71% fail on Condition
      • 0.070% fail on Requirements
      • 0.020% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0100% fail on Pre-tensioners
  • 0.57% fail on Identification of the vehicle (38% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.57% fail on Registration plates (38% better than other 2003 cars)
  • 0.43% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.42% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0100% fail on Condition
  • 0.030% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.030% fail on Speedometer
  • 0.030% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests (9 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.020% fail on Steps and stairs (29 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Steps (29 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.0100% fail on Doors
      • 0.0100% fail on Passenger entrance/exit doors
  • 0.020% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.020% fail on Belt(s)/padding
    • 0.0100% fail on Anchorages

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