Rover 75 MOT Results

Registered in 2001
52.5% pass rate
from 2,167 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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover 75 is unusually good or bad.

  • 29% fail on Suspension (61% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 13% fail on Suspension arms (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Pins and bushes (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Ball joint (100% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Suspension arm (8 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.046% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Linkage ball joints (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Ball joint (100% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Linkage
      • 0.14% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (82% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Pins and bushes (80% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 8.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Springs (100% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 6.1% fail on Coil springs (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 6.1% fail on Coil spring (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.046% fail on Mounting
      • 0.14% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.78% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.092% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.092% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.092% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.092% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.42% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.42% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.046% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.23% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.23% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.092% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.092% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.046% fail on Axles
      • 0.046% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 8.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (43% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 6.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (49% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance (44% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Rbt (45% better than other 2001 cars)
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake performance (44% better than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.46% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.046% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.046% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt
          • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.18% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.046% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.046% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.74% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (69% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.74% fail on Rbt (sp) (69% better than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.51% fail on Service brake imbalance (69% better than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.42% fail on Service brake performance (57% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes (44% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Anti-lock braking system (140% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 2.4% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake linings and pads (37% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Brake pads (37% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.046% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.046% fail on Lever
    • 1.2% fail on Parking brake control (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Lever (130% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.60% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.046% fail on Pedal
    • 0.14% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.092% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.046% fail on Other components
      • 0.046% fail on Additional braking device
    • 0.046% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.046% fail on Master cylinder
  • 16% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (20% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.092% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.046% fail on Dipswitch
    • 4.3% fail on Direction indicators (70% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Flashing type (70% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Individual direction indicators (96% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.42% fail on All direction indicators (150% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.046% fail on Switch
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim (25% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim (32% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.6% fail on Stop lamp (53% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps (65% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Position lamp (67% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.65% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.23% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.18% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.14% fail on Horn (74% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.28% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (81% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Rear fog lamp (81% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Rear fog lamp (81% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.14% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
      • 0.092% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 8.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure (21% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.1% fail on Chassis
      • 1.1% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.92% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.46% fail on Tank (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Pipe
      • 0.14% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.092% fail on Hose
      • 0.092% fail on System
    • 0.92% fail on Doors (100% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Other passenger's door (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.65% fail on Door condition (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.046% fail on Catch
      • 0.18% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.18% fail on Door condition
      • 0.046% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.046% fail on Door condition
    • 0.32% fail on Seats
      • 0.23% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.092% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.28% fail on Transmission (93% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Drive shafts (92% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Joints (94% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.046% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.046% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.046% fail on Joints
    • 0.28% fail on Undertray (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.18% fail on Body
      • 0.092% fail on Panel
      • 0.092% fail on Other body component
    • 0.14% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.14% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.092% fail on Cabs
      • 0.092% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.046% fail on Floor
  • 6.9% fail on Visibility (19% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Wipers
    • 1.9% fail on Washers (47% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Bonnet (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on View to rear
      • 0.32% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.18% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.18% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.18% fail on Windscreen
  • 6.2% fail on Tyres
    • 3.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 0.23% fail on Size/type
  • 5.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (35% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
      • 0.046% fail on Requirements
      • 0.046% fail on Pre-tensioners
    • 2.7% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (87% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Airbags
      • 0.092% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 4.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (48% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Exhaust emissions (51% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Compression ignition (150% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.092% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.046% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.046% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 1.6% fail on Spark ignition (78% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.69% fail on Catalyst emissions (81% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.55% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (83% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.42% fail on Emissions not tested (60% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.23% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.14% fail on Engine oil leaks (78% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.092% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.092% fail on Undertray
  • 3.5% fail on Steering
    • 2.7% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.5% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.092% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.092% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.046% fail on Other components
        • 0.046% fail on Steering component
    • 0.42% fail on Power steering
      • 0.14% fail on Other components
      • 0.092% fail on Operation
      • 0.092% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.092% fail on Pump
      • 0.092% fail on Rams
    • 0.28% fail on Steering gear (69% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Steering rack (67% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.046% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.046% fail on Steering column
  • 0.55% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.46% fail on Attachment
    • 0.046% fail on Condition
    • 0.046% fail on Hubs
  • 0.42% fail on Identification of the vehicle (57% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Registration plates (56% better than other 2001 cars)

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