Proton Savvy MOT Results

Registered in 2007
49.2% pass rate
from 634 tests in 2017
(28% worse 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 Proton Savvy is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (40% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 17% fail on Headlamp aim (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.6% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.16% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.5% fail on Rear fog lamp (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Tell tale (27 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Switch
    • 1.4% fail on Hazard warning (30 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Lamp (41 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Switch (24 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Tell tale (59 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.63% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.63% fail on Tell tales (70 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Switch
    • 0.95% fail on Horn
    • 0.47% fail on Battery
    • 0.16% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 24% fail on Brakes (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 17% fail on Brake performance (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 9.8% fail on Front wheels (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 8.0% fail on Rear wheels (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Parking brake performance (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.16% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.2% fail on Hydraulic systems (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Components (200% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 4.9% fail on Pipes (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Reservoirs
      • 1.1% fail on Leaks (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Operation (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on ABS (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Hub components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.47% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.3% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.63% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.32% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.32% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.32% fail on Pedal
        • 0.32% fail on Anti-slip
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 7.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (200% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Wheel bearings (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Rear (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Front
    • 2.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.63% fail on Condition (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.95% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.95% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.79% fail on Constant velocity joints (66% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Couplings
    • 0.79% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.63% fail on Tie bars/rods (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.16% fail on Location
    • 0.16% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.16% fail on Condition
    • 0.16% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.16% fail on Component mounting
  • 10% fail on Driver's view of the road (62% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.8% fail on Wipers (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Washers
    • 1.3% fail on Windscreen (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.32% fail on Mirrors
  • 9.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (170% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Exhaust system (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Emissions (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Fuel system (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on System (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.79% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 8.8% fail on Tyres
    • 5.5% fail on Condition
    • 3.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.63% fail on Size/type
    • 0.32% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.7% fail on Steering (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Steering system
      • 2.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.3% fail on Power steering (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Other components (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Pipes and hoses (9 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Operation
    • 0.32% fail on Steering operation (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Steering control
      • 0.16% fail on Steering column
  • 2.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Doors (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Passengers other (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.32% fail on Body condition
    • 0.16% fail on Seats
      • 0.16% fail on Drivers
  • 1.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.63% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.47% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.16% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.47% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.16% fail on Requirements
      • 0.16% fail on Condition
      • 0.16% fail on Attachment
  • 0.63% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.47% fail on Condition
    • 0.16% fail on Attachment
  • 0.32% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.32% fail on Registration plate
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