Mercedes-Benz 190 MOT Results

Registered in 2000
55.0% pass rate
from 109 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 2000 cars and highlighted areas where the Mercedes-Benz 190 is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 7.3% fail on Coil springs
      • 7.3% fail on Condition
    • 4.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.92% fail on Attachment
    • 3.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.8% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.8% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 2.8% fail on Sub-frames (4 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Attachment (31 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.8% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.8% fail on Condition
    • 2.8% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.8% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.8% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 1.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.92% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.92% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.92% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.92% fail on Condition
    • 0.92% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 22% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 11% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 7.3% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 7.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 6.4% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.8% fail on Dipswitch (105 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.7% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.92% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.92% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 9.2% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 9.2% fail on Components
        • 8.3% fail on Pipes
        • 1.8% fail on Hoses
      • 0.92% fail on Operation
    • 2.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.92% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.92% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.92% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.92% fail on Hub components
      • 0.92% fail on Brake pads
  • 10% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 8.3% fail on Wipers
    • 1.8% fail on Washers
    • 0.92% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.3% fail on Tyres
    • 4.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.8% fail on Tread depth
  • 3.7% fail on Steering
    • 1.8% fail on Steering system
      • 0.92% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.92% fail on Steering arm
    • 1.8% fail on Power steering
      • 0.92% fail on Operation
      • 0.92% fail on Drive system
  • 3.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 2.8% fail on Emissions
    • 0.92% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 1.8% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.8% fail on Attachment (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
  • 0.92% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.92% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.92% fail on Requirements
  • 0.92% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.92% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.92% fail on Chassis

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