Rover 800 MOT Results

Registered in 1996
54.1% pass rate
from 74 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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover 800 is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Brakes (93% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 18% fail on Brake performance (130% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 11% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 11% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
          • 9.5% fail on Service brake performance (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 11% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 11% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.7% fail on Rbt
          • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.4% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt
          • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 5.4% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Anti-lock braking system (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.4% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 1.4% fail on Hand lever
    • 1.4% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 1.4% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 1.4% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 24% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 9.5% fail on Electrical equipment (4 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 9.5% fail on Battery(ies) (12 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.7% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.4% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 1.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 19% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 9.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 8.1% fail on Transmission
      • 8.1% fail on Drive shafts (200% worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 8.1% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Chassis
      • 2.7% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.4% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.4% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 1.4% fail on Seats
      • 1.4% fail on Driver's seat
  • 9.5% fail on Suspension
    • 5.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.1% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.4% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 4.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 8.1% fail on Visibility
    • 5.4% fail on Wipers
    • 2.7% fail on Washers
  • 6.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.8% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 6.8% fail on Spark ignition
        • 5.4% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.4% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.7% fail on Tyres
    • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.4% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.4% fail on Steering
    • 1.4% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.4% fail on Track rod end
  • 1.4% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.4% fail on Attachment

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