Lotus Elise MOT Results

Registered in 2006
85.4% pass rate
from 246 tests in 2017
(65% better than other 2006 cars)
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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Lotus Elise is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.9% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (59% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp (73% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.81% fail on Battery
    • 0.81% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.81% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.81% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.41% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.41% fail on Front lamps
    • 0.41% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.41% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.41% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.41% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.41% fail on Switch
    • 0.41% fail on Horn
    • 0.41% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 2.8% fail on Brakes (75% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.2% fail on Components
        • 0.81% fail on Pipes
        • 0.41% fail on Hoses
    • 0.81% fail on Brake performance (86% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.41% fail on Rear wheels
    • 0.41% fail on ABS
    • 0.41% fail on Hub components
      • 0.41% fail on Brake pads
  • 2.0% fail on Driver's view of the road (70% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.81% fail on Wipers
  • 2.0% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate
  • 1.2% fail on Suspension (93% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.81% fail on Condition
    • 0.41% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.41% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.41% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 1.2% fail on Tyres (86% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Tread depth (75% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 1.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.81% fail on Emissions
    • 0.41% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.41% fail on Cap
  • 0.81% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.41% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.41% fail on Doors
      • 0.41% fail on Passengers front
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