Proton Persona MOT Results

Registered in 1999
54.3% pass rate
from 138 tests in 2017
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 1999 cars and highlighted areas where the Proton Persona is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.3% fail on Horn (7 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.6% fail on Front lamps
    • 3.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 3.6% fail on Fog lamp
    • 2.9% fail on Battery
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.72% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.72% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.72% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.72% fail on Headlamp
  • 16% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 10% fail on Emissions
    • 8.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.9% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.72% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.72% fail on Pipe
  • 10% fail on Suspension (53% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.6% fail on Linkage condition (4 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.72% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 5.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.6% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.4% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.72% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.72% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.72% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.72% fail on Front
    • 0.72% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.72% fail on Condition
  • 8.7% fail on Brakes (50% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.2% fail on Components
        • 2.2% fail on Pipes
      • 0.72% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.72% fail on Operation
    • 3.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.2% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.4% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.72% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.72% fail on Rear wheels
    • 2.2% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.72% fail on Restricted movement
  • 7.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 5.8% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.4% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 6.5% fail on Steering
    • 5.8% fail on Steering system
      • 5.1% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.72% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.72% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 5.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.3% fail on Wipers
    • 2.2% fail on Washers
  • 3.6% fail on Tyres
    • 2.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.4% fail on Condition
  • 2.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.4% fail on Body condition
    • 0.72% fail on Doors
      • 0.72% fail on Drivers
      • 0.72% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.72% fail on Seats
      • 0.72% fail on Drivers
  • 0.72% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.72% fail on Registration plate

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