Rover 600 MOT Results

Registered in 1996
50.9% pass rate
from 285 tests in 2017
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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover 600 is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Brakes (44% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 19% fail on Brake performance (120% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 15% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 7.0% fail on Rear wheels (100% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.35% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.9% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.1% fail on Components (62% better than other 1996 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Pipes
        • 0.35% fail on Hoses
      • 1.4% fail on Operation (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Leaks
    • 2.8% fail on Parking brake (190% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Condition (190% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on ABS
    • 1.1% fail on Hub components
      • 0.70% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.35% fail on Brake back plates
    • 1.1% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.70% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.70% fail on Pedal
        • 0.70% fail on Condition
  • 20% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 7.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.1% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Rear lamps
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.70% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.70% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.35% fail on Tell tales
    • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.4% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Battery
  • 18% fail on Suspension
    • 6.7% fail on Drive shafts (89% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 6.3% fail on Constant velocity joints (85% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.35% fail on Drive shafts
    • 4.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.35% fail on Attachment
    • 3.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.5% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.35% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 1.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.35% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.8% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.70% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.35% fail on Front
      • 0.35% fail on Rear
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers
    • 3.5% fail on Washers
    • 1.1% fail on Bonnet (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.70% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.35% fail on Windscreen
  • 8.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.9% fail on Emissions
    • 1.4% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.70% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.70% fail on Hose (10 times worse than other 1996 cars)
  • 6.7% fail on Steering
    • 4.6% fail on Steering system
      • 2.8% fail on Track rod end
      • 2.1% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.35% fail on Ball joint
    • 2.1% fail on Power steering (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pipes and hoses (7 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.70% fail on Operation
      • 0.35% fail on Pump
      • 0.35% fail on Other components
    • 0.35% fail on Locking devices
  • 6.7% fail on Tyres
    • 3.5% fail on Condition
    • 2.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.35% fail on Size/type
  • 6.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 5.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 5.6% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 1.4% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.4% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 2.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.8% fail on Body condition
    • 0.70% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.70% fail on Chassis
  • 1.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.35% fail on Towbars
    • 0.35% fail on Towbar

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