Reliant Scimitar MOT Results

Registered in 1985
76.2% pass rate
from 63 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 1985 cars and highlighted areas where the Reliant Scimitar is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 4.8% fail on Fog lamp
      • 3.2% fail on Tell tale
    • 4.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.2% fail on Rear lamps
      • 1.6% fail on Front lamps
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.2% fail on Individual lamps
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.6% fail on Horn
  • 9.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.3% fail on Emissions
    • 1.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.6% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 9.5% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.8% fail on Wipers
    • 4.8% fail on Washers
  • 4.8% fail on Brakes
    • 4.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.2% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.2% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance
    • 1.6% fail on Full power hydraulic systems
      • 1.6% fail on Operation
    • 1.6% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.6% fail on Operation
  • 4.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.2% fail on Doors
      • 3.2% fail on Passengers front (4 times worse than other 1985 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Seats
      • 1.6% fail on Passengers
      • 1.6% fail on Drivers
  • 3.2% fail on Suspension
    • 1.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.6% fail on Component mounting
  • 3.2% fail on Tyres
    • 1.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.6% fail on Tread depth

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