Porsche Cayman MOT Results

Registered in 2007
80.3% pass rate
from 1,358 tests in 2017
(50% better than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Porsche Cayman is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (48% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.4% fail on Front lamps (42% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Rear lamps (78% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Stop lamp (49% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim (56% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Headlamps (78% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Headlamp (79% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.074% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.66% fail on Registration plate lamp (89% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.22% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.15% fail on Direction indicators (94% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Flashing type (94% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.15% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.15% fail on Lamp (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Switch
  • 3.7% fail on Tyres (55% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Condition (42% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Tread depth (65% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Valve stem (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.074% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 3.1% fail on Brakes (67% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.3% fail on Components
        • 1.3% fail on Pipes
    • 1.1% fail on Brake performance (75% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Rear wheels (76% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Parking brake performance (77% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Front wheels (74% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 0.74% fail on Hub components (77% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.29% fail on Brake pads (89% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.074% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.074% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.074% fail on Condition
    • 0.074% fail on ABS
  • 2.2% fail on Suspension (85% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Suspension arms (77% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (76% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Coil springs (89% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Condition (89% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Shock absorbers (59% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Condition (59% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Anti-roll bars (96% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (95% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Wheel bearings (82% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Rear
    • 0.074% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 1.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (47% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Fuel system (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Cap (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Emissions
    • 0.44% fail on Exhaust system (79% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 1.5% fail on Driver's view of the road (75% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Wipers (68% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Washers (89% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.074% fail on Windscreen
  • 1.2% fail on Steering (49% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Steering system
      • 0.66% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.22% fail on Track rod end (84% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.074% fail on Power steering
      • 0.074% fail on Other components
  • 0.88% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.88% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.44% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.37% fail on Attachment
    • 0.074% fail on Condition
  • 0.22% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (82% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (79% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.074% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.074% fail on Condition
  • 0.074% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.074% fail on Doors
      • 0.074% fail on Drivers
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