Rover 45 MOT Results

Registered in 2004
53.7% pass rate
from 1,791 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 45 is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Body, chassis, structure (100% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 12% fail on Transmission (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 12% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 12% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.22% fail on Joints
      • 0.11% fail on Belts (22 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Exhaust system (42% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.056% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 1.1% fail on Doors (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Other passenger's door (130% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.56% fail on Door condition (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Front passenger's door (190% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Door condition (190% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.17% fail on Door condition
    • 0.73% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.22% fail on Pipe
      • 0.17% fail on Tank
      • 0.17% fail on System
      • 0.11% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.056% fail on Hose
    • 0.67% fail on Chassis
      • 0.67% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.28% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.17% fail on Seats
      • 0.11% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.056% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.056% fail on Floor
    • 0.056% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.056% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.056% fail on Undertray
  • 17% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (16% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 6.5% fail on Stop lamp (28% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.28% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim (35% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim (32% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.6% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.056% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.3% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.28% fail on Switch (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.89% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.56% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.34% fail on Horn
    • 0.61% fail on Direction indicators (78% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Flashing type (78% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Individual direction indicators (84% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Side repeaters (78% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.61% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (79% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.34% fail on Switch
    • 0.056% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.056% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.056% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.056% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 12% fail on Brakes (17% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.0% fail on Service brake performance (71% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 4.9% fail on Rbt (69% worse than other 2004 cars)
          • 3.7% fail on Service brake performance (54% worse than other 2004 cars)
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance (94% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.056% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (51% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Rbt (sp) (48% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.89% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.78% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.73% fail on Parking brake performance (61% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.73% fail on Rbt (59% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.61% fail on Parking brake performance (61% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.11% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 3.0% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.5% fail on Mechanical brake components (32% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.0% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.0% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.61% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (54% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.056% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.45% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.45% fail on Lever
    • 0.34% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.34% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.17% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.11% fail on Pedal
      • 0.056% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.056% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.056% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
    • 0.056% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.056% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.056% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 10% fail on Suspension (43% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Suspension arms (45% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Ball joint dust cover (71% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint (50% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Pins and bushes (66% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.056% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.67% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.61% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.39% fail on Wheel bearings (76% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Anti-roll bars (96% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.056% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.056% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.056% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.28% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.11% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.056% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.17% fail on Springs (96% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Coil springs (97% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Coil spring (97% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.056% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.056% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.056% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 7.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.3% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 2.1% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.056% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 1.7% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.84% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.78% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.17% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.056% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.61% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.39% fail on Other leaks (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 6.4% fail on Visibility (21% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Wipers
    • 2.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.22% fail on View to rear
      • 0.22% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.17% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.056% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.056% fail on Windscreen
  • 6.4% fail on Tyres
    • 4.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.34% fail on Size/type
  • 5.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (74% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (200% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.78% fail on Seat belts (50% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.11% fail on Requirements
      • 0.11% fail on Condition (81% better than other 2004 cars)
  • 1.8% fail on Steering (64% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.95% fail on Steering linkage components (75% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Track rod end (75% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.056% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.56% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.50% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.056% fail on Operation
    • 0.22% fail on Power steering
      • 0.11% fail on Operation
      • 0.056% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.056% fail on Other components
    • 0.056% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.34% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.34% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.22% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.17% fail on Attachment
    • 0.056% fail on Condition
  • 0.056% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests
    • 0.056% fail on Doors
      • 0.056% fail on Passenger entrance/exit doors

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