Rover 75 MOT Results

Registered in 2005
55.8% pass rate
from 2,660 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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover 75 is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Suspension (15% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 11% fail on Suspension arms (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 9.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Condition (14 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Attachment
    • 6.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 5.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (25% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.075% fail on Linkage condition (81% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Attachment
    • 4.6% fail on Coil springs
      • 4.5% fail on Condition
      • 0.075% fail on Location
    • 2.2% fail on Front suspension joints (76% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Shock absorbers (49% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Condition (49% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.56% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.075% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.038% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.45% fail on Drive shafts (87% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Front drive shafts (87% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.45% fail on Constant velocity joints (87% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Wheel bearings (72% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Rear (59% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Front
    • 0.15% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.15% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.11% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.11% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.11% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.075% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.038% fail on Attachment
    • 0.038% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.038% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.038% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.038% fail on Condition
    • 0.038% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.038% fail on Condition
    • 0.038% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.038% fail on Attachment
  • 19% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (18% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.7% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.19% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.19% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.038% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.038% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.90% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.19% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps (57% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Front lamps (71% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.038% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.5% fail on Stop lamp (46% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.98% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.075% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.30% fail on Battery
    • 0.19% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.038% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.038% fail on Horn
  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 7.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.8% fail on Parking brake performance (53% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.2% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.64% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.26% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.038% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.2% fail on Hydraulic systems (35% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Components (38% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 4.8% fail on Pipes (73% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Hoses (86% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Leaks
      • 0.075% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.038% fail on Operation
    • 2.6% fail on Hub components
      • 1.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.90% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.075% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.038% fail on Brake linings
    • 2.4% fail on Parking brake (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Condition (190% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on ABS (67% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.15% fail on Pedal
        • 0.15% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.038% fail on Restricted movement
  • 6.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.0% fail on Emissions
    • 0.53% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.23% fail on System
      • 0.19% fail on Tank
      • 0.075% fail on Cap
      • 0.038% fail on Pipe
    • 0.34% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 5.9% fail on Driver's view of the road (24% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Wipers (25% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Washers (32% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.30% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.15% fail on Mirrors
  • 5.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Drivers airbag (190% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.94% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.60% fail on Condition
      • 0.26% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.038% fail on Attachment
      • 0.038% fail on Installation check
        • 0.038% fail on Belt(s)/padding
  • 5.3% fail on Tyres (39% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Tread depth (37% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Condition (44% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Size/type
  • 4.8% fail on Steering
    • 4.4% fail on Steering system
      • 3.8% fail on Track rod end (54% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.30% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.038% fail on Free play
        • 0.038% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.34% fail on Power steering
      • 0.30% fail on Other components (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Rams
    • 0.075% fail on Steering control
      • 0.075% fail on Steering column
  • 2.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (72% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Seats (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Passengers (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Drivers (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Doors (120% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Passengers front (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.19% fail on Drivers
    • 0.15% fail on Body condition (69% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.11% fail on Chassis
    • 0.075% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.038% fail on Body security
  • 0.60% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.56% fail on Attachment
    • 0.038% fail on Condition
  • 0.60% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.60% fail on Registration plate

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