Mercedes-Benz 190 MOT Results

Registered in 2001
51.9% pass rate
from 77 tests in 2020
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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Mercedes-Benz 190 is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.8% fail on Direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 7.8% fail on Flashing type (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 3.9% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 2.6% fail on Side repeaters
        • 1.3% fail on All direction indicators
    • 6.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.2% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.3% fail on Dipswitch
    • 5.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim
  • 21% fail on Suspension
    • 7.8% fail on Springs
      • 7.8% fail on Coil springs
        • 7.8% fail on Coil spring
    • 6.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.2% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint
    • 3.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 2.6% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.3% fail on Sub-frames
      • 1.3% fail on Sub-frame
    • 1.3% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 10% fail on Tyres
    • 6.5% fail on Condition
    • 5.2% fail on Tread depth
  • 9.1% fail on Brakes
    • 5.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.6% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.6% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.3% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance
  • 6.5% fail on Visibility
    • 6.5% fail on Wipers
  • 6.5% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.2% fail on Transmission
      • 5.2% fail on Drive shafts
        • 5.2% fail on Joints
    • 1.3% fail on Exhaust system
  • 6.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.5% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 6.5% fail on Spark ignition
        • 5.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 1.3% fail on Catalyst emissions
  • 1.3% fail on Steering
    • 1.3% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.3% fail on Track rod end

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