Rover 75 MOT Results

Registered in 1999
51.3% pass rate
from 579 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 1999 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover 75 is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Suspension
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars (120% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 8.8% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (170% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
      • 0.17% fail on Linkage condition
    • 10% fail on Suspension arms (140% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 7.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (100% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Condition (14 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Attachment
    • 8.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 7.8% fail on Component mounting (61% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.35% fail on Spring mounting
    • 3.1% fail on Coil springs
      • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.0% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.35% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.35% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.17% fail on General condition
    • 0.17% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.17% fail on Rear
    • 0.17% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.17% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.17% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 22% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 11% fail on Registration plate lamp (96% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 7.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.0% fail on Direction indicators (76% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Flashing type (76% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 3.6% fail on Individual lamps (96% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on All direction indicators (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.86% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamps (55% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp (54% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Position lamps (73% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Front lamps (74% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Rear lamps
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp (72% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.86% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.86% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.52% fail on Battery
    • 0.35% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.17% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.17% fail on Switch
    • 0.17% fail on Horn
  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 8.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.0% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.4% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.69% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.52% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.35% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.4% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.7% fail on Components
        • 4.7% fail on Pipes
        • 1.2% fail on Hoses
      • 0.52% fail on Leaks
      • 0.17% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.17% fail on Operation
    • 3.3% fail on ABS (130% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Hub components
      • 1.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.52% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.17% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.2% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.35% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.17% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.17% fail on Pedal
        • 0.17% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.17% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.17% fail on Operation
  • 8.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.8% fail on Wipers
    • 2.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.69% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.69% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.35% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.17% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 7.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (46% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.17% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 2.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
  • 6.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (43% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.9% fail on Emissions (72% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.17% fail on Tank
      • 0.17% fail on Hose
      • 0.17% fail on Cap
      • 0.17% fail on System
    • 0.69% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 6.0% fail on Tyres
    • 3.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.6% fail on Condition
  • 4.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.6% fail on Body condition
    • 1.0% fail on Doors
      • 0.86% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.17% fail on Drivers
    • 0.69% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.69% fail on Chassis
    • 0.69% fail on Seats
      • 0.35% fail on Passengers
      • 0.35% fail on Drivers
    • 0.17% fail on Engine mountings
  • 2.6% fail on Steering
    • 2.1% fail on Steering system
      • 0.86% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.86% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.17% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.35% fail on Steering control
      • 0.17% fail on Steering column
      • 0.17% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.17% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.17% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.17% fail on Power steering
      • 0.17% fail on Other components
  • 0.69% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.69% fail on Attachment
  • 0.69% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.69% fail on Registration plate

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