Rover 25 MOT Results

Registered in 2004
54.3% pass rate
from 2,309 tests in 2020
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.

  • 20% fail on Body, chassis, structure (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 15% fail on Transmission (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 14% fail on Drive shafts (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 14% fail on Joints (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Flexible couplings (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.043% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.78% fail on Prop shafts (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.78% fail on Joints (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Exhaust system (32% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.43% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.39% fail on Body
      • 0.17% fail on Panel
      • 0.17% fail on Other body component
      • 0.043% fail on Body condition
    • 0.30% fail on Doors
      • 0.17% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.17% fail on Door condition
      • 0.17% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.17% fail on Door condition
    • 0.17% fail on Chassis
      • 0.17% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.17% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.13% fail on Tank
      • 0.043% fail on Hose
    • 0.17% fail on Seats
      • 0.17% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.17% fail on Boot lid (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Boot lid condition (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.043% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.043% fail on Bracket
    • 0.043% fail on Floor
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamps (36% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp (34% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.043% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.30% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.9% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.043% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.52% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.087% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.043% fail on Switch
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.8% fail on Electrical equipment (91% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Battery(ies) (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Horn
      • 0.043% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.043% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.5% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.30% fail on Switch (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.087% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.087% fail on Switch
    • 0.043% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.043% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 9.1% fail on Brakes (38% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Brake performance (35% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt
          • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.95% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.043% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.043% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.65% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.56% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.043% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.043% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.00% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (77% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.00% fail on Rbt (sp) (76% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Parking brake performance (79% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Rbt (78% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.30% fail on Parking brake performance (81% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.087% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.13% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (46% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads (34% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Brake linings (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Brake discs and drums (73% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.35% fail on Brake discs (73% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.043% fail on Lever
    • 1.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes (63% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake control (100% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Lever (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.35% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.087% fail on Pedal
    • 0.43% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.39% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.043% fail on Servos
    • 0.17% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.17% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (87% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Anti-lock braking system (84% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.087% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.043% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.043% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 8.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 7.8% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 7.1% fail on Spark ignition
        • 3.6% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 3.2% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.4% fail on Emissions not tested (85% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Compression ignition (56% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.26% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (72% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.043% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.43% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.39% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.043% fail on Other leaks
  • 7.3% fail on Visibility
    • 4.7% fail on Wipers
    • 2.6% fail on Washers (29% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on View to rear
      • 0.22% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.043% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.22% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.22% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.087% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.087% fail on Windscreen
  • 6.8% fail on Steering (37% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Steering linkage components (45% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Track rod end (57% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.91% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.91% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.48% fail on Power steering
      • 0.26% fail on Other components
      • 0.17% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.043% fail on Rams
    • 0.087% fail on Steering column
    • 0.043% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.043% fail on Steering wheel
  • 6.2% fail on Tyres
    • 3.2% fail on Tread depth (30% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.17% fail on Size/type
  • 5.1% fail on Suspension (72% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (47% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Suspension arms (80% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.56% fail on Ball joint (80% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Pins and bushes (96% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.52% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.35% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.087% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.043% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.043% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.39% fail on Wheel bearings (76% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.043% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.043% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.22% fail on Shock absorbers (85% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Anti-roll bars (97% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.043% fail on Linkage
    • 0.087% fail on Springs (98% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.087% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.087% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.043% fail on Axles
      • 0.043% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.043% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.043% fail on Macpherson strut
  • 3.6% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas (70% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Condition
      • 0.087% fail on Attachment
      • 0.043% fail on Requirements
    • 1.7% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.30% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.26% fail on Attachment
    • 0.043% fail on Condition
  • 0.13% fail on Identification of the vehicle (82% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Registration plates (82% better than other 2004 cars)
  • 0.043% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests
    • 0.043% fail on Doors
      • 0.043% fail on Emergency exits

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