Lotus Esprit MOT Results

Registered in 1988
79.5% pass rate
from 73 tests in 2017
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 1988 cars and highlighted areas where the Lotus Esprit is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.1% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.4% fail on All direction indicators
        • 1.4% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.4% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Rear lamps
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 9.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 5.5% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.7% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance
    • 2.7% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.4% fail on Components
        • 1.4% fail on Pipes
      • 1.4% fail on Leaks
    • 1.4% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Service brake control components
      • 1.4% fail on Pedal
        • 1.4% fail on Anti-slip
    • 1.4% fail on Mechanical components
      • 1.4% fail on Cable
  • 9.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 8.2% fail on Emissions
    • 2.7% fail on Fuel system
      • 2.7% fail on System
    • 1.4% fail on Exhaust system
  • 5.5% fail on Steering
    • 4.1% fail on Steering system
      • 2.7% fail on Steering rack
      • 1.4% fail on Track rod end
    • 1.4% fail on Steering operation
  • 5.5% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.5% fail on Washers
    • 1.4% fail on Wipers
  • 1.4% fail on Suspension
    • 1.4% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.4% fail on Front
  • 1.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.4% fail on Doors
      • 1.4% fail on Passengers front

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