Proton Savvy MOT Results

Registered in 2008
49.8% pass rate
from 267 tests in 2017
(36% worse than other 2008 cars)
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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Proton Savvy is unusually good or bad.

  • 31% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (68% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 17% fail on Headlamp aim (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.37% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.37% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.7% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.6% fail on Battery (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Fog lamp (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Tell tale (41 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Switch
    • 1.9% fail on Hazard warning (52 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Switch (59 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Lamp (54 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.75% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.37% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.37% fail on Tell tales
    • 0.75% fail on Horn
  • 23% fail on Brakes (190% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 16% fail on Brake performance (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 9.4% fail on Front wheels (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 9.4% fail on Rear wheels (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.37% fail on Service brake performance
    • 4.5% fail on Hydraulic systems (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Components (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 4.1% fail on Pipes (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Leaks
    • 3.4% fail on Hub components
      • 1.9% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.37% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.9% fail on Parking brake (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on ABS (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.37% fail on Pedal
        • 0.37% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.37% fail on Restricted movement
  • 12% fail on Suspension
    • 6.4% fail on Anti-roll bars (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Wheel bearings (7 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Rear (12 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Front
    • 0.37% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.37% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.37% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.37% fail on Condition
    • 0.37% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.37% fail on Attachment
    • 0.37% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.37% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.37% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.37% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 8.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (190% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Exhaust system (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Emissions (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.75% fail on System (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 7.5% fail on Tyres
    • 5.2% fail on Condition
    • 2.6% fail on Tread depth
  • 6.7% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers
    • 1.5% fail on Washers
  • 2.6% fail on Steering
    • 1.5% fail on Steering system
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end
    • 1.1% fail on Power steering (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Operation (10 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.37% fail on Other components
  • 1.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.75% fail on Seats (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Passengers (16 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Body condition
    • 0.37% fail on Doors
      • 0.37% fail on Passengers other
  • 1.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.75% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.75% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.37% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.37% fail on Condition
  • 0.75% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.75% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.37% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.37% fail on Attachment
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