Mercedes-Benz 190 MOT Results

Registered in 1999
42.0% 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 1999 cars and highlighted areas where the Mercedes-Benz 190 is unusually good or bad.

  • 30% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 16% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 8.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 2.0% fail on Switch
      • 2.0% fail on Dipswitch
    • 6.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 6.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 4.0% fail on Individual lamps
        • 2.0% fail on All direction indicators
        • 2.0% fail on Side repeaters
    • 4.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.0% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.0% fail on Stop lamp
  • 22% fail on Suspension
    • 10% fail on Suspension arms
      • 10% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 8.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 6.0% fail on Component mounting
      • 2.0% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 6.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 6.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 4.0% fail on Coil springs
      • 4.0% fail on Condition
    • 4.0% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 4.0% fail on Condition
  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 14% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 14% fail on Components
        • 12% fail on Pipes (190% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Hoses
    • 2.0% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.0% fail on Condition
    • 2.0% fail on Mechanical components
      • 2.0% fail on Cable
    • 2.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.0% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance
  • 12% fail on Tyres
    • 8.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 6.0% fail on Condition
  • 8.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.0% fail on Wipers
    • 2.0% fail on Windscreen
  • 6.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.0% fail on Emissions

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