Mercedes-Benz 190 MOT Results

Registered in 1985
68.0% pass rate
from 50 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 1985 cars and highlighted areas where the Mercedes-Benz 190 is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Suspension
    • 4.0% fail on Coil springs (5 times worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Condition (7 times worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 4.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 4.0% fail on Component mounting
    • 2.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.0% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.0% fail on Condition
  • 12% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 4.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.0% fail on Fog lamp
      • 2.0% fail on Tell tale
    • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.0% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on Individual lamps
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 8.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.0% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.0% fail on Rear wheels
    • 2.0% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.0% fail on Condition
    • 2.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.0% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 2.0% fail on Hub components
      • 2.0% fail on Brake back plates
  • 6.0% fail on Road Wheels (28 times worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Attachment (35 times worse than other 1985 cars)
  • 6.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 2.0% fail on Cap
      • 2.0% fail on System
    • 2.0% fail on Emissions
  • 4.0% fail on Steering
    • 2.0% fail on Steering system
      • 2.0% fail on Ball joint
      • 2.0% fail on Track rod end
    • 2.0% fail on Steering operation
  • 2.0% fail on Tyres
    • 2.0% fail on Size/type
    • 2.0% fail on Condition
  • 2.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.0% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 2.0% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.0% fail on Body condition
  • 2.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.0% fail on Windscreen
  • 2.0% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate

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