Proton Savvy MOT Results

Registered in 2007
49.4% pass rate
from 508 tests in 2020
(23% 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.

  • 26% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (54% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 13% fail on Headlamp aim (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 13% fail on Headlamp aim (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.6% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Electrical equipment (170% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Battery(ies) (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Horn
    • 1.6% fail on Hazard warning (44 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Switch (44 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.98% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.59% fail on Switch (20 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (27 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale (38 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.20% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.20% fail on Side repeaters
  • 22% fail on Brakes (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 17% fail on Brake performance (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 11% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 10% fail on Rbt (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 8.9% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 2.6% fail on Service brake imbalance (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.20% fail on Service brake performance
      • 6.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 6.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 2.4% fail on Service brake imbalance (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Parking brake performance (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt
          • 2.2% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.20% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.20% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.20% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.39% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.9% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Anti-lock braking system (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 3.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.4% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.2% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.20% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.20% fail on Lever
    • 0.98% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.59% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.39% fail on Pedal
    • 0.79% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.79% fail on Lever
    • 0.39% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.39% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 7.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (61% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (190% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.79% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.39% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.20% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 6.5% fail on Wheel bearings (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Suspension arms (50% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.59% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.59% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.39% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.98% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.79% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.59% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.39% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.20% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.20% fail on Springs
      • 0.20% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.20% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.20% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.20% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.20% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.20% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 10% fail on Tyres
    • 7.1% fail on Condition (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.39% fail on Size/type
  • 9.8% fail on Visibility (56% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Wipers (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.98% fail on Bonnet (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.20% fail on View to rear
      • 0.20% fail on Mirrors
  • 8.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (55% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 8.1% fail on Exhaust emissions (58% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 7.9% fail on Spark ignition (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 5.1% fail on Catalyst emissions (190% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 1.4% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.20% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.59% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.39% fail on Transmission oil leaks (14 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 7.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.5% fail on Exhaust system (93% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.59% fail on System (10 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Tank
      • 0.20% fail on Pipe
    • 0.98% fail on Doors
      • 0.98% fail on Other passenger's door (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.98% fail on Door condition (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.39% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.39% fail on Chassis
      • 0.39% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.39% fail on Transmission (86% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Drive shafts (85% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Joints (85% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.20% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.20% fail on Cabs
      • 0.20% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 5.1% fail on Steering (79% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 3.0% fail on Track rod end
    • 1.6% fail on Power steering (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Pipes and hoses (20 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Other components (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.59% fail on Steering rack
  • 1.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.79% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.59% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.39% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
  • 0.59% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.39% fail on Condition
    • 0.20% fail on Attachment
  • 0.39% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.39% fail on Registration plates
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