Porsche Cayenne MOT Results

Registered in 2012
85.9% pass rate
from 1,762 tests in 2017
(33% better than other 2012 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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Porsche Cayenne is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.2% fail on Tyres
    • 2.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.57% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.057% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.1% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (49% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.96% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.11% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.11% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.74% fail on Registration plate lamp (60% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Position lamps (85% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Front lamps (81% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.17% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.057% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.057% fail on Switch
    • 0.17% fail on Horn
    • 0.11% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.057% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.057% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 3.0% fail on Driver's view of the road (32% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Wipers (45% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.23% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.057% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.4% fail on Brakes (38% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Hub components
      • 1.9% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.17% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.11% fail on Components
        • 0.057% fail on Pipes
        • 0.057% fail on Hoses
      • 0.057% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.17% fail on Brake performance (85% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.057% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.057% fail on Brake operation
    • 0.11% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.11% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.057% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.057% fail on Pedal
        • 0.057% fail on Condition
  • 1.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN (190% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate (190% worse than other 2012 cars)
  • 0.51% fail on Suspension (86% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Coil springs (72% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Condition (72% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.057% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.057% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.057% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 0.51% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.51% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
  • 0.40% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.40% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.40% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.057% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.057% fail on Attachment
  • 0.28% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.23% fail on Emissions
    • 0.057% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.11% fail on Steering
    • 0.11% fail on Power steering
      • 0.057% fail on Pump
      • 0.057% fail on Other components
  • 0.057% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.057% fail on Body condition
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