Rover 75 MOT Results

Registered in 2000
55.0% pass rate
from 1,149 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 2000 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover 75 is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Suspension (52% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 12% fail on Anti-roll bars (150% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Linkage ball joints (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Ball joint dust cover (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.26% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.087% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.087% fail on Linkage
    • 11% fail on Suspension arms (100% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Pins and bushes (130% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Suspension arm (12 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.87% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.17% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 7.3% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (60% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Springs
      • 3.7% fail on Coil springs
        • 3.7% fail on Coil spring (51% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.9% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.0% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.70% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.44% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.61% fail on Wheel bearings (61% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint
  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 7.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (40% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 5.2% fail on Rbt (sp) (47% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance (43% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Rbt (42% better than other 2000 cars)
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance (46% better than other 2000 cars)
          • 0.44% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.70% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.61% fail on Rbt
          • 0.35% fail on Parking brake performance (73% better than other 2000 cars)
          • 0.26% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.087% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.087% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.61% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (75% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.61% fail on Rbt (sp) (75% better than other 2000 cars)
          • 0.35% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.35% fail on Service brake imbalance (79% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.9% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.6% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (63% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Anti-lock braking system (83% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Parking brake control (160% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Lever (160% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.96% fail on Mechanical brake components (67% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Brake linings and pads (69% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.61% fail on Brake pads (69% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.26% fail on Brake discs (74% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.087% fail on Brake drums
    • 0.78% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.61% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.17% fail on Pedal
    • 0.26% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.26% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.17% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.087% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.087% fail on Brake fluid
  • 14% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (22% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.7% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.087% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.8% fail on Direction indicators (99% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Flashing type (99% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 4.1% fail on Individual direction indicators (160% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.87% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.35% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.087% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.9% fail on Stop lamp (61% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Position lamps (48% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Position lamp (50% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.87% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.87% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.87% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.61% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.26% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.17% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.17% fail on Horn
    • 0.087% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.087% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 7.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure (31% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.3% fail on Doors (150% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Other passenger's door (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Door condition (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.087% fail on Door condition
      • 0.087% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.087% fail on Door condition
    • 1.2% fail on Chassis
      • 1.2% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.78% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.52% fail on Tank (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.087% fail on Pipe
    • 0.61% fail on Transmission (84% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Drive shafts (83% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.61% fail on Joints (82% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Body
      • 0.17% fail on Panel
      • 0.17% fail on Other body component
    • 0.17% fail on Seats
      • 0.17% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.087% fail on Undertray
  • 7.6% fail on Visibility
    • 4.2% fail on Wipers
    • 2.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.78% fail on Bonnet (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on View to rear
      • 0.61% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (66% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.61% fail on Condition
      • 0.087% fail on Attachment
    • 0.44% fail on Airbags (4 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Drivers airbag (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
  • 5.4% fail on Tyres
    • 2.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.44% fail on Size/type
  • 3.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (66% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (70% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Spark ignition (74% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Catalyst emissions (72% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.17% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (91% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.44% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.17% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.44% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.26% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.17% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.087% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.087% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.087% fail on Undertray
  • 2.2% fail on Steering (48% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Steering linkage components (52% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end (51% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.087% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.52% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.52% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.26% fail on Power steering
      • 0.087% fail on Operation
      • 0.087% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.087% fail on Other components
    • 0.087% fail on Steering wheel
  • 0.87% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.87% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.70% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.61% fail on Attachment
    • 0.17% fail on Condition
  • 0.087% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.087% fail on Speedometer

Search Good Garages