Mercedes-Benz SL MOT Results

Registered in 1988
78.8% pass rate
from 52 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 1988 cars and highlighted areas where the Mercedes-Benz SL is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 5.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.9% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.9% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.9% fail on Switch
    • 1.9% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.9% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.9% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.9% fail on Horn
  • 5.8% fail on Brakes
    • 3.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.9% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance
    • 1.9% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.9% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 5.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 1.9% fail on Chassis
      • 1.9% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.9% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.9% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.9% fail on Pipe
  • 3.8% fail on Visibility
    • 1.9% fail on Wipers
    • 1.9% fail on Washers
  • 3.8% fail on Suspension
    • 3.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.9% fail on Suspension arm
      • 1.9% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 1.9% fail on Sub-frames
      • 1.9% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 1.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 1.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 1.9% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.9% fail on Non catalyst emissions

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