Rover 45 MOT Results

Registered in 2005
54.2% pass rate
from 1,071 tests in 2017
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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover 45 is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (19% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 8.4% fail on Headlamp aim (31% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 8.3% fail on Stop lamp (77% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.9% fail on Front lamps
      • 3.2% fail on Rear lamps (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.093% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.093% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.093% fail on Switch
    • 2.9% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Tell tale (21 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Switch (15 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate lamp (68% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Horn (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.84% fail on Direction indicators (71% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Flashing type (71% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.47% fail on Individual lamps (76% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.37% fail on Hazard warning (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Switch (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Lamp
    • 0.093% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 17% fail on Suspension
    • 11% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 11% fail on Front drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 11% fail on Constant velocity joints (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.093% fail on Drive shafts
    • 3.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.28% fail on Attachment
    • 2.6% fail on Prescribed areas (200% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Component mounting (100% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Subframe mounting (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.93% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.75% fail on Trailing arms (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (200% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Attachment (13 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Wheel bearings (69% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Front
      • 0.093% fail on Rear
    • 0.37% fail on Anti-roll bars (93% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Attachment
      • 0.093% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.093% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.28% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.19% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.093% fail on Attachment
    • 0.28% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.28% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.19% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices (9 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.093% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.093% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.093% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.093% fail on Condition
    • 0.093% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.093% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.093% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.093% fail on Condition
  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 5.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.1% fail on Front wheels (92% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.93% fail on Rear wheels (72% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Parking brake performance (78% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.6% fail on Hub components
      • 3.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.56% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.5% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.1% fail on Components
        • 2.0% fail on Pipes
        • 0.093% fail on Hoses
        • 0.093% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.47% fail on Leaks
      • 0.093% fail on Operation
    • 0.65% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.65% fail on Condition
    • 0.56% fail on ABS
    • 0.47% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.37% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.37% fail on Pedal
        • 0.28% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.093% fail on Condition
  • 9.3% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.2% fail on Wipers
    • 4.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.47% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.19% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.093% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.4% fail on Tyres
    • 5.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.37% fail on Size/type
  • 6.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.4% fail on Exhaust system (77% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Emissions
    • 0.65% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.37% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.19% fail on Tank
      • 0.19% fail on System
  • 6.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (150% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 5.3% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.56% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.28% fail on Requirements (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Condition
  • 2.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Doors (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Passengers other (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.28% fail on Drivers
    • 0.47% fail on Body condition
    • 0.19% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.19% fail on Chassis
    • 0.093% fail on Body security
    • 0.093% fail on Seats
      • 0.093% fail on Passengers
  • 0.84% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.84% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.19% fail on Steering (95% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.093% fail on Steering system
      • 0.093% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.093% fail on Power steering
      • 0.093% fail on Operation
  • 0.093% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.093% fail on Attachment

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