Rover 75 MOT Results

Registered in 2005
58.0% pass rate
from 1,935 tests in 2020
(4.4% better than other 2005 cars)
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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover 75 is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Suspension (30% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 11% fail on Suspension arms (87% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Pins and bushes (86% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Ball joint (64% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Suspension arm (7 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Ball joint dust cover (7.0% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 8.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (56% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (98% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Linkage ball joints (51% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Ball joint (36% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Pins and bushes (31% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Linkage (44% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.5% fail on Springs (9.2% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Coil springs (14% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Coil spring (15% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Mounting (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (100% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Shock absorbers (29% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings (28% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Other suspension component (11% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint (22% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Ball joint dust cover (37% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.21% fail on Sub-frames (50% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.052% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.10% fail on Suspension rods (13% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.052% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.052% fail on Axles
      • 0.052% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
  • 15% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (9.2% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamps (15% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Headlamp (13% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Headlamp levelling device (48% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim (6.4% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim (17% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (77% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Stop lamp (25% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Direction indicators (6.0% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Flashing type (6.1% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Individual direction indicators (4.7% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Side repeaters (56% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.052% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (9.5% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (22% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp (22% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (19% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.052% fail on Switch
    • 0.36% fail on Electrical equipment (53% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Battery(ies) (45% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Horn (65% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.16% fail on Position lamps (20% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Position lamp (14% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.052% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.052% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 13% fail on Brakes (2.3% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Brake performance (2.9% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (40% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 5.7% fail on Rbt (sp) (46% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.052% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.052% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance (51% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (52% better than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.88% fail on Service brake performance (63% better than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.57% fail on Service brake imbalance (2.2% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.052% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.052% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.052% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.052% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.2% fail on Parking brake performance (24% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (24% better than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.93% fail on Parking brake performance (33% better than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.21% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (37% worse than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.052% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.052% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.052% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.52% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (42% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.47% fail on Rbt (sp) (46% better than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.31% fail on Service brake performance (18% worse than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.31% fail on Service brake imbalance (55% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.052% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.052% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.31% fail on Brake performance not tested (8.7% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes (19% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Mechanical brake components (36% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake linings and pads (48% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Brake pads (48% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums (13% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Brake discs (17% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.052% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.052% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.052% fail on Lever
    • 1.2% fail on Parking brake control (140% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Lever (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (140% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Hand lever (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Pedal (14% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (62% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Anti-lock braking system (54% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Hydraulic systems (8.1% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Brake fluid (16% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Servos
    • 0.10% fail on Flexible brake hoses (66% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (58% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (38% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Other components (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.052% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.052% fail on Servos
  • 6.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (24% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Exhaust system (15% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.83% fail on Fuel system (97% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Tank (180% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (18% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Pipe (180% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Hose (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.57% fail on Seats (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Passenger's seat (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Driver's seat (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Integral vehicle structure (7.5% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (13% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Doors (10% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Front passenger's door (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Door condition (180% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Transmission (90% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Drive shafts (89% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Joints (94% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Drive shaft (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.052% fail on Flexible couplings
    • 0.16% fail on Boot lid (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Boot lid condition (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Undertray (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Chassis (65% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Chassis condition (65% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Body (59% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Other body component (20% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.052% fail on Towbar
      • 0.052% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.052% fail on Cabs
      • 0.052% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 6.1% fail on Tyres (14% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Tread depth (22% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Condition (4.6% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Size/type (27% better than other 2005 cars)
  • 5.8% fail on Visibility (21% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Wipers (5.9% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Washers (31% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Bonnet (4.6% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Driver's view (35% better than other 2005 cars)
  • 5.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (100% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (190% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Seat belts (6.2% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Condition (64% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Prescribed areas (38% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Pre-tensioners
  • 4.7% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (29% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Exhaust emissions (29% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Compression ignition (86% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (150% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.62% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (81% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.052% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.052% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 1.7% fail on Spark ignition (65% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.67% fail on Catalyst emissions (68% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.67% fail on Emissions not tested (5.5% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.52% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (80% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Noise suppression (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Undertray (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Sound deadening material
    • 0.16% fail on Fluid leaks (64% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Engine oil leaks (69% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 4.4% fail on Steering (15% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Steering linkage components (33% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Track rod end (44% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Ball joint (43% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Steering gear (30% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Steering rack (28% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Power steering (7.6% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Other components (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.052% fail on Steering play
      • 0.052% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.47% fail on Identification of the vehicle (29% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Registration plates (28% better than other 2005 cars)
  • 0.26% fail on Road Wheels (47% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Attachment (31% better than other 2005 cars)

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