Rover 45 MOT Results

Registered in 2000
52.3% pass rate
from 983 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 2000 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover 45 is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Brakes (31% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 13% fail on Brake performance (63% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 7.4% fail on Service brake performance (130% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 7.3% fail on Rbt (130% worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 6.2% fail on Service brake performance (140% worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake imbalance (120% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.10% fail on Service brake performance
      • 6.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (150% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 6.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (150% worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 4.7% fail on Service brake imbalance (180% worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance (100% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.10% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 3.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.6% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.61% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.61% fail on Rbt
          • 0.51% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.10% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.41% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.8% fail on Rigid brake pipes (66% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 2.3% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 1.5% fail on Mechanical brake components (48% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.92% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.51% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.51% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.10% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.10% fail on Pivot
    • 0.41% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.20% fail on Pedal
      • 0.20% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.31% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.31% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.31% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.20% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.10% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.10% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.10% fail on Lever
  • 17% fail on Suspension
    • 12% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (170% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Suspension arms (39% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint (79% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.10% fail on Suspension arm
    • 2.1% fail on Sub-frames (180% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (4 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Anti-roll bars (87% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.20% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.10% fail on Linkage
    • 0.51% fail on Wheel bearings (67% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.20% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.10% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.10% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.10% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.41% fail on Springs (85% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.10% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.10% fail on Mounting
    • 0.10% fail on Axles
      • 0.10% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.10% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 15% fail on Body, chassis, structure (36% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Transmission (110% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 7.4% fail on Drive shafts (110% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 7.4% fail on Joints (110% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.20% fail on Joints
      • 0.10% fail on Belts
    • 3.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.5% fail on Chassis
      • 1.5% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.5% fail on Doors (190% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Other passenger's door (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.92% fail on Door condition (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Front passenger's door (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Door condition (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.10% fail on Door condition
    • 0.71% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.31% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.20% fail on Pipe
      • 0.10% fail on Tank
      • 0.10% fail on Hose
    • 0.71% fail on Seats
      • 0.61% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.10% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.31% fail on Floor
    • 0.20% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.10% fail on Body
      • 0.10% fail on Other body component
  • 15% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (19% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamps (45% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp (44% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.2% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.10% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.81% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.61% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.10% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.0% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (54% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.71% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.41% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.20% fail on Horn
      • 0.10% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 8.9% fail on Visibility
    • 5.1% fail on Wipers
    • 3.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.20% fail on View to rear
      • 0.20% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.10% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.10% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.10% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.10% fail on Windscreen
  • 8.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (85% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.8% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.10% fail on Load limiters
  • 6.4% fail on Tyres
    • 4.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.9% fail on Condition
    • 0.41% fail on Size/type
  • 5.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (48% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Exhaust emissions (57% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Spark ignition (58% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 2.5% fail on Catalyst emissions (56% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.81% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.10% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.10% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 0.71% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.41% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.20% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.10% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.0% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.10% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 3.6% fail on Steering
    • 3.0% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 3.0% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.41% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.41% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.41% fail on Power steering
      • 0.20% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.10% fail on Rams
      • 0.10% fail on Other components
  • 1.8% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.10% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.10% fail on Attachment

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