Rover 75 MOT Results

Registered in 2006
57.0% pass rate
from 395 tests in 2020
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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover 75 is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Suspension (31% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 13% fail on Suspension arms (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Pins and bushes (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Ball joint (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Suspension arm (12 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 7.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.5% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.51% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.25% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 4.1% fail on Springs
      • 4.1% fail on Coil springs
        • 3.8% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.25% fail on Mounting
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.3% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.0% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.25% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.25% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.25% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.25% fail on Ball joint
  • 16% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 6.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.25% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.25% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 1.0% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.51% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.5% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.76% fail on Horn
      • 0.51% fail on Electrical wiring (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 1.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.0% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.25% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.25% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Brake performance (74% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 7.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 7.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 3.0% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.0% fail on Rbt
          • 2.5% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.76% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.0% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.0% fail on Rbt
          • 1.0% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.25% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.25% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.25% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 4.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.3% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.0% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 2.0% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.8% fail on Brake pads
    • 1.5% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Hand lever (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.25% fail on Lever
    • 0.25% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.25% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 6.1% fail on Visibility
    • 4.1% fail on Wipers
    • 2.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.25% fail on Bonnet
  • 6.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.76% fail on Condition
      • 0.25% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.25% fail on Requirements
  • 5.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.76% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.76% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.51% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.25% fail on Tank
      • 0.25% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.51% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.51% fail on Doors
      • 0.51% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.51% fail on Door condition
    • 0.25% fail on Chassis
      • 0.25% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.25% fail on Transmission
      • 0.25% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.25% fail on Joints
    • 0.25% fail on Seats
      • 0.25% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.25% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.25% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.25% fail on Undertray
  • 5.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.3% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth (61% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Size/type
  • 4.3% fail on Steering
    • 3.8% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 3.5% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.25% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.25% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.25% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.25% fail on Power steering
      • 0.25% fail on Other components
  • 3.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.0% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.0% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.3% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 1.0% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.76% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.25% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.25% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.25% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.25% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.25% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.25% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.25% fail on Attachment

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