Rover 75 MOT Results

Registered in 2002
53.3% pass rate
from 4,099 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 2002 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover 75 is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Suspension (44% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 11% fail on Suspension arms (81% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Pins and bushes (100% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Ball joint (53% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Suspension arm (6 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.073% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 10% fail on Anti-roll bars (84% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Linkage ball joints (80% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Ball joint (92% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Linkage
      • 0.098% fail on Pins and bushes (77% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (84% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.049% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 6.4% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (110% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Springs (37% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Coil springs (38% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 4.5% fail on Coil spring (38% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.049% fail on Mounting
      • 0.049% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.61% fail on Wheel bearings (62% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.37% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.024% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.024% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.39% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.17% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.15% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.049% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.049% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.12% fail on Macpherson strut (68% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.049% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.049% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.024% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.098% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.073% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.024% fail on Ball joint
  • 17% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (17% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.4% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.49% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.2% fail on Direction indicators (78% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Flashing type (78% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Individual direction indicators (100% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Side repeaters (100% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.024% fail on Switch
    • 2.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.8% fail on Stop lamp (53% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.024% fail on Switch
    • 0.98% fail on Position lamps (72% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Position lamp (73% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.024% fail on Switch
    • 0.63% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.34% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.20% fail on Electrical wiring (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Horn (82% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.12% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.024% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.024% fail on Switch
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 8.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (64% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 6.9% fail on Rbt (sp) (71% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt
          • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.22% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.049% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.049% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.024% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.024% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance (56% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (56% better than other 2002 cars)
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance (57% better than other 2002 cars)
          • 0.39% fail on Service brake imbalance (48% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.024% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.68% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (67% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.68% fail on Rbt (sp) (67% better than other 2002 cars)
          • 0.41% fail on Service brake performance (47% better than other 2002 cars)
          • 0.41% fail on Service brake imbalance (71% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.9% fail on Rigid brake pipes (52% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (41% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake linings and pads (41% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Brake pads (41% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.83% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.024% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.024% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.024% fail on Linkage
    • 1.9% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (37% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Anti-lock braking system (60% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Parking brake control (66% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Lever (68% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.39% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.049% fail on Pedal (84% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.098% fail on Hydraulic systems (69% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.024% fail on Master cylinder
    • 0.073% fail on Flexible brake hoses (82% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.024% fail on Other components
      • 0.024% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.024% fail on Other braking system component
      • 0.024% fail on Additional braking device
    • 0.024% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.024% fail on Servos
  • 7.6% fail on Body, chassis, structure (28% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure (52% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (53% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.024% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 1.0% fail on Fuel system (54% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Tank (170% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Pipe (130% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.12% fail on Hose
      • 0.049% fail on System
    • 0.98% fail on Chassis
      • 0.95% fail on Chassis condition
      • 0.024% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.59% fail on Transmission (85% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Drive shafts (85% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.56% fail on Joints (85% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.024% fail on Joints
    • 0.22% fail on Seats
      • 0.12% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.12% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.20% fail on Doors (69% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.073% fail on Door condition
      • 0.073% fail on Other passenger's door (79% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.049% fail on Door condition (86% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on Catch
      • 0.049% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.049% fail on Door condition
    • 0.20% fail on Undertray
    • 0.15% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.15% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.15% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.12% fail on Body
      • 0.073% fail on Panel
      • 0.024% fail on Body condition
      • 0.024% fail on Other body component
    • 0.049% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.024% fail on Boot lid condition
      • 0.024% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.024% fail on Towbar
      • 0.024% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.024% fail on Floor
  • 7.0% fail on Tyres
    • 4.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Size/type
  • 7.0% fail on Visibility (18% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Wipers (28% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Washers
    • 0.32% fail on Bonnet (110% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on View to rear
      • 0.29% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.17% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.17% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.15% fail on Driver's view
  • 6.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (68% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (140% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.81% fail on Condition
      • 0.049% fail on Requirements
    • 0.15% fail on Airbags
      • 0.15% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 3.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (52% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Exhaust emissions (53% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Compression ignition (120% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Emissions not tested (110% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.098% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.073% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.024% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.024% fail on Oxygen sensor
        • 0.024% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 1.0% fail on Spark ignition (84% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.66% fail on Catalyst emissions (80% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.34% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (89% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Emissions not tested (73% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Fluid leaks (58% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Engine oil leaks (68% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.024% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.098% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.073% fail on Undertray
      • 0.024% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 3.7% fail on Steering (21% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Steering linkage components (23% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.12% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.024% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.54% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.51% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.024% fail on Operation
    • 0.37% fail on Power steering
      • 0.15% fail on Other components
      • 0.098% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.073% fail on Operation
      • 0.024% fail on Pump
      • 0.024% fail on Rams
    • 0.15% fail on Steering column (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Steering wheel (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Steering play
      • 0.024% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.61% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.51% fail on Attachment
    • 0.098% fail on Condition
  • 0.34% fail on Identification of the vehicle (64% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Registration plates (64% better than other 2002 cars)
  • 0.098% fail on Seat belt installation check (3 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.049% fail on Anchorages
    • 0.049% fail on Belt(s)/padding
  • 0.024% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests
    • 0.024% fail on Doors
      • 0.024% fail on Passenger entrance/exit doors

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