Rover 25 MOT Results

Registered in 2004
55.3% pass rate
from 3,717 tests in 2017
(5.6% better than other 2004 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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover 25 is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.9% fail on Headlamp aim (18% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.9% fail on Position lamps (27% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Front lamps (42% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Rear lamps (35% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.7% fail on Battery (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps (31% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp (30% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.027% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.027% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.027% fail on Dipswitch
    • 2.4% fail on Direction indicators (23% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Flashing type (23% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.48% fail on Side repeaters (53% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.3% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.40% fail on Tell tale (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Switch (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.86% fail on Horn
    • 0.22% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.13% fail on Lamp
      • 0.081% fail on Switch
      • 0.027% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.13% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.081% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.027% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 17% fail on Suspension (14% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 14% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 14% fail on Front drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 14% fail on Constant velocity joints (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.054% fail on Couplings
      • 0.081% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.081% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.5% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.16% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.97% fail on Suspension arms (78% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (77% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Wheel bearings (54% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Front
      • 0.32% fail on Rear (67% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Front suspension joints (77% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Anti-roll bars (96% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (96% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Attachment
      • 0.027% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.11% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.081% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.027% fail on Attachment
    • 0.11% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.081% fail on Condition
      • 0.027% fail on Attachment
    • 0.11% fail on Shock absorbers (93% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Condition (93% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.054% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.054% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.027% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.027% fail on Condition
    • 0.027% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.027% fail on Condition
  • 8.4% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.3% fail on Wipers
    • 3.1% fail on Washers
    • 0.32% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.30% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.13% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (27% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Exhaust system (49% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Emissions (35% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested (76% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.16% fail on Cap
      • 0.081% fail on System
      • 0.054% fail on Tank
      • 0.027% fail on Pipe
  • 8.1% fail on Tyres
    • 4.4% fail on Tread depth (19% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.32% fail on Size/type
    • 0.081% fail on Valve stem
  • 7.5% fail on Brakes (50% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Brake performance (50% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.89% fail on Brake imbalance (76% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Parking brake performance (88% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Rear wheels (89% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.054% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.2% fail on Hub components (37% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.30% fail on Brake discs (69% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.054% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.027% fail on Brake back plates
    • 1.7% fail on Hydraulic systems (67% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Components (69% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Pipes (65% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Hoses (80% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Operation
      • 0.11% fail on Leaks
    • 0.94% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.94% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal
        • 0.13% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.13% fail on ABS (86% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.054% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.027% fail on Operation
      • 0.027% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
    • 0.027% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.027% fail on Lever
    • 0.027% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.027% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 6.1% fail on Steering (24% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Steering system (26% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Track rod end (31% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Steering rack (93% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.027% fail on Free play
        • 0.027% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.027% fail on Steering box
    • 0.59% fail on Power steering
      • 0.35% fail on Other components (200% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Operation
      • 0.081% fail on Rams (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Drive system (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Pump
    • 0.054% fail on Steering control
      • 0.027% fail on Steering column
      • 0.027% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.027% fail on Flexible coupling
    • 0.054% fail on Steering operation
  • 2.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.00% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.43% fail on Condition
      • 0.081% fail on Requirements
    • 1.1% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (32% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 1.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.48% fail on Doors
      • 0.35% fail on Passengers front (160% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.027% fail on Drivers
    • 0.35% fail on Body condition
    • 0.13% fail on Seats
      • 0.11% fail on Passengers
      • 0.027% fail on Drivers
    • 0.11% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.11% fail on Body security
    • 0.11% fail on Load security
      • 0.054% fail on Bootlid
      • 0.027% fail on Access panel
      • 0.027% fail on Tailgate
    • 0.081% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.081% fail on Chassis
  • 0.35% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Attachment
    • 0.081% fail on Condition
  • 0.30% fail on Registration plates and VIN (66% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Registration plate (66% better than other 2004 cars)

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