Porsche Cayenne MOT Results

Registered in 2008
75.5% pass rate
from 689 tests in 2020
(41% better than other 2008 cars)
Pass rate by mileage
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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Porsche Cayenne is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (30% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.29% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.87% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.29% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.0% fail on Position lamps (65% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Position lamp (64% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.73% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.73% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.44% fail on Stop lamp (90% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.15% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.15% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 5.2% fail on Tyres
    • 3.2% fail on Condition
    • 2.2% fail on Tread depth (48% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Size/type
  • 3.2% fail on Suspension (78% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Springs (66% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Coil springs (66% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Coil spring (66% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Suspension arms (70% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.29% fail on Pins and bushes (87% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.15% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.29% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.15% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage
  • 2.6% fail on Visibility (56% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Washers
    • 1.2% fail on Wipers (59% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.15% fail on View to rear
      • 0.15% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.3% fail on Brakes (75% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Brake performance (65% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.73% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.73% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.15% fail on Rbt
          • 0.15% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.15% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.15% fail on Rbt
          • 0.15% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 0.44% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.29% fail on Lever
      • 0.15% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.44% fail on Mechanical brake components (87% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Brake linings and pads (83% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Brake pads (83% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.15% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.15% fail on Electronic stability control
  • 2.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (57% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust emissions (57% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 1.0% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.15% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.15% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.15% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 1.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (77% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Transmission (71% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Drive shafts (82% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on Joints (88% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.29% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.15% fail on Prop shaft
        • 0.15% fail on Bearing housing
    • 0.29% fail on Exhaust system (86% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.15% fail on Seats
      • 0.15% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 0.73% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.73% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.73% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.44% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.44% fail on Condition
    • 0.29% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.44% fail on Steering (81% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Power steering
      • 0.15% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.15% fail on Other components
    • 0.15% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.15% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.15% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment
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