Rover 800 MOT Results

Registered in 1995
46.2% pass rate
from 65 tests in 2017
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 1995 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover 800 is unusually good or bad.

  • 35% fail on Brakes (140% worse than other 1995 cars)
    • 23% fail on Brake performance (180% worse than other 1995 cars)
      • 11% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 1995 cars)
      • 9.2% fail on Front wheels
      • 4.6% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.1% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.5% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 7.7% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 6.2% fail on Components
        • 4.6% fail on Pipes
        • 1.5% fail on Reservoirs
      • 1.5% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 1.5% fail on Operation
    • 6.2% fail on ABS (5 times worse than other 1995 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Restricted movement (15 times worse than other 1995 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Parking brake
      • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Hub components
      • 1.5% fail on Brake discs
  • 26% fail on Suspension
    • 15% fail on Prescribed areas (140% worse than other 1995 cars)
      • 14% fail on Component mounting (170% worse than other 1995 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 11% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 1995 cars)
      • 11% fail on Front drive shafts (2 times worse than other 1995 cars)
        • 11% fail on Constant velocity joints (2 times worse than other 1995 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 3.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.5% fail on Attachment
    • 3.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.5% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.5% fail on Front
  • 20% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 4.6% fail on Fog lamp
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.6% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.5% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.5% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.5% fail on Battery
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.5% fail on Individual lamps
    • 1.5% fail on Horn
  • 20% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 17% fail on Emissions (190% worse than other 1995 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 3.1% fail on Pipe (7 times worse than other 1995 cars)
  • 11% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 9.2% fail on Body condition (2 times worse than other 1995 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Doors
      • 1.5% fail on Drivers
    • 1.5% fail on Load security
      • 1.5% fail on Bootlid
  • 7.7% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.6% fail on Washers
    • 3.1% fail on Wipers
    • 1.5% fail on Bonnet
    • 1.5% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.2% fail on Steering
    • 6.2% fail on Steering system
      • 4.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 3.1% fail on Steering rack
  • 6.2% fail on Tyres
    • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 3.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 6.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.6% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 1.5% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.5% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 1.5% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.5% fail on Condition

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