Rover 600 MOT Results

Registered in 1997
52.5% pass rate
from 408 tests in 2020
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 1997 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover 600 is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Brakes (74% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 19% fail on Brake performance (140% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 15% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 15% fail on Rbt (sp) (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 4.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 4.4% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 4.2% fail on Rbt (200% worse than other 1997 cars)
          • 3.4% fail on Parking brake performance (180% worse than other 1997 cars)
          • 0.49% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.25% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.25% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.25% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 3.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.4% fail on Rbt
          • 2.5% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.49% fail on Plate brake tester (8 times worse than other 1997 cars)
          • 0.25% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.25% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.25% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.9% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.5% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.5% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.5% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.25% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.25% fail on Cable
        • 0.25% fail on Lever
    • 2.0% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Pedal (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Hand lever
    • 1.7% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.7% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.98% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.98% fail on Lever
    • 0.25% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.25% fail on Master cylinder
  • 17% fail on Body, chassis, structure (52% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 10% fail on Transmission (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 10% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 10% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.7% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.74% fail on Hose (6 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.25% fail on Pipe
      • 0.25% fail on System
    • 0.98% fail on Chassis
      • 0.98% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.74% fail on Body
      • 0.74% fail on Other body component
    • 0.49% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.49% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.49% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.49% fail on Doors
      • 0.25% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.25% fail on Door condition
      • 0.25% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.25% fail on Door condition
      • 0.25% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.25% fail on Door condition
  • 15% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.1% fail on Stop lamp (76% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.7% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.25% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.25% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.25% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.98% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.98% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.98% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.74% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.49% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.25% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.25% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.25% fail on Switch
  • 11% fail on Suspension
    • 7.1% fail on Suspension arms (72% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Ball joint dust cover (5 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Ball joint (130% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (53% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.25% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.25% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 0.74% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.74% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.49% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.25% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.25% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.25% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.25% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 8.3% fail on Visibility
    • 5.9% fail on Wipers
    • 2.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.25% fail on View to rear
      • 0.25% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 6.6% fail on Spark ignition
        • 5.9% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.74% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.25% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.25% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
    • 0.98% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.74% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.25% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 4.9% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.49% fail on Condition
      • 0.25% fail on Requirements
    • 2.2% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 4.9% fail on Tyres
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.25% fail on Size/type
  • 4.4% fail on Steering
    • 3.4% fail on Steering gear (170% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Steering rack (190% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.25% fail on Steering play
      • 0.25% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.49% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.49% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.49% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.49% fail on Attachment

Search Good Garages