Porsche Cayman MOT Results

Registered in 2005
77.8% pass rate
from 162 tests in 2017
(51% better than other 2005 cars)
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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Porsche Cayman is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (47% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.2% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.62% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.62% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.62% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.62% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.62% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.62% fail on All direction indicators
  • 6.8% fail on Suspension (64% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Coil springs
      • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.2% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.62% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.62% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.62% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.62% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.62% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.62% fail on Front
  • 3.7% fail on Brakes (72% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.62% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.62% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 1.2% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.2% fail on Components
        • 1.2% fail on Pipes
  • 3.7% fail on Tyres
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Tread depth
  • 2.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 2.5% fail on Emissions
  • 1.9% fail on Driver's view of the road (76% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.62% fail on Wipers
  • 1.2% fail on Steering
    • 1.2% fail on Steering system
      • 0.62% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.62% fail on Track rod end
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  • Porsche Cayman (2005 - 2013)
    Superbly balanced and agile with amazing grip. Relatively refined and comfortable enough for everyday use. Available with double-clutch PDK gearbox.

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