Rover 800 MOT Results

Registered in 1996
52.3% pass rate
from 88 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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover 800 is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.5% fail on Front wheels
      • 4.5% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 3.4% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance
    • 6.8% fail on ABS (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.5% fail on Components
        • 3.4% fail on Pipes
        • 1.1% fail on Hoses
      • 1.1% fail on Operation
      • 1.1% fail on Leaks
    • 2.3% fail on Service brake control components (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Pedal (6 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Condition
        • 1.1% fail on Anti-slip
    • 2.3% fail on Hub components
      • 2.3% fail on Brake pads
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Restricted movement
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 9.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 8.0% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.1% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 4.5% fail on Drive shafts
      • 4.5% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 4.5% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 3.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage condition
    • 1.1% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.1% fail on Sub-frames
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.1% fail on Front
  • 18% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.4% fail on Battery
    • 3.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.3% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.1% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Stop lamp
  • 13% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.8% fail on Emissions
    • 5.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.3% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.1% fail on Pipe
  • 8.0% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 4.5% fail on Doors (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Passengers front (14 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Drivers
    • 2.3% fail on Body condition
    • 1.1% fail on Seats
      • 1.1% fail on Drivers
  • 6.8% fail on Tyres
    • 3.4% fail on Condition
    • 3.4% fail on Tread depth
  • 6.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.5% fail on Wipers
    • 2.3% fail on Washers
  • 3.4% fail on Steering
    • 2.3% fail on Steering system
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.1% fail on Power steering
      • 1.1% fail on Other components
  • 3.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.3% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.3% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 1.1% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.1% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 2.3% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.3% fail on Registration plate

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