Proton Savvy MOT Results

Registered in 2006
46.1% pass rate
from 557 tests in 2020
(24% worse than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Proton Savvy is unusually good or bad.

  • 30% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (65% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 18% fail on Headlamp aim (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 17% fail on Headlamp aim (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 7.0% fail on Headlamps (54% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp levelling device (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.1% fail on Electrical equipment (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Horn (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Battery(ies) (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.5% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.18% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.18% fail on Switch
    • 2.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.36% fail on Switch (9 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Hazard warning (23 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Switch (23 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Direction indicators (79% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Flashing type (79% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Individual direction indicators (80% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.36% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale (11 times worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 25% fail on Brakes (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 18% fail on Brake performance (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 11% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 11% fail on Rbt (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 9.5% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 2.9% fail on Service brake imbalance (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 5.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 4.8% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.8% fail on Rbt (sp) (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 4.5% fail on Service brake imbalance (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.36% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.8% fail on Parking brake performance (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 3.8% fail on Rbt (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 3.8% fail on Parking brake performance (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Anti-lock braking system (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Electronic stability control (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.18% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.4% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Hand lever (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Pedal
    • 1.1% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (11 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.54% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.54% fail on Lever
    • 0.54% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.54% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.18% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 18% fail on Suspension
    • 10% fail on Anti-roll bars (99% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.36% fail on Ball joint
    • 4.8% fail on Wheel bearings (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Suspension arms (64% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Pins and bushes (66% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Ball joint (76% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 1.6% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.72% fail on Springs (83% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Coil springs (83% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.72% fail on Coil spring (83% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.54% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.36% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.18% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.18% fail on Macpherson strut
  • 12% fail on Tyres (66% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 8.3% fail on Condition (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.36% fail on Size/type
  • 9.9% fail on Visibility (45% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Wipers (92% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.36% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.18% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.18% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.18% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.18% fail on View to rear
      • 0.18% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 7.5% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 7.2% fail on Spark ignition (70% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 3.6% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 3.4% fail on Catalyst emissions (84% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.90% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.18% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.18% fail on Catalytic converter
      • 0.54% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.54% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.36% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks (16 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.18% fail on Other leaks
  • 7.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.4% fail on Doors (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Other passenger's door (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Door condition (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.18% fail on Door condition
    • 0.90% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.54% fail on System (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Pipe
      • 0.18% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.54% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.54% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.54% fail on Transmission (84% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Drive shafts (83% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.54% fail on Joints (82% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.18% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.18% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.18% fail on Body
      • 0.18% fail on Other body component
    • 0.18% fail on Cabs
      • 0.18% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.18% fail on Passenger compartment
  • 6.8% fail on Steering (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 3.9% fail on Track rod end (75% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Drag link end
    • 1.6% fail on Power steering (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Pipes and hoses (13 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Other components (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Operation
      • 0.18% fail on Pump
    • 0.90% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.90% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.18% fail on Steering wheel
  • 2.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.3% fail on Prescribed areas (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Condition
      • 0.18% fail on Requirements
    • 0.54% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.36% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.36% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.36% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.36% fail on Attachment
  • 0.18% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests
    • 0.18% fail on Doors
      • 0.18% fail on Passenger entrance/exit doors
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