Rover 800 MOT Results

Registered in 1999
55.5% pass rate
from 211 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 1999 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover 800 is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Brakes
    • 13% fail on Brake performance
      • 11% fail on Parking brake performance (140% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.9% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.47% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.47% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.7% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.2% fail on Components
        • 5.2% fail on Pipes
        • 0.47% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.47% fail on Leaks
    • 4.3% fail on Hub components
      • 2.4% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.9% fail on Brake pads
    • 2.8% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.8% fail on Condition
    • 2.4% fail on ABS
    • 0.47% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.47% fail on Components
        • 0.47% fail on Pipes
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 10% fail on Prescribed areas (72% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 9.5% fail on Component mounting (96% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 5.7% fail on Drive shafts
      • 5.7% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 5.7% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 2.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.95% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.47% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.47% fail on Linkage condition
    • 1.4% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.47% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.47% fail on Front
  • 18% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.9% fail on Side repeaters
        • 1.4% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.47% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.95% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.8% fail on Battery
    • 2.8% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.9% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.47% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.95% fail on Horn
    • 0.47% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.47% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.47% fail on Headlamp
  • 10.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 5.2% fail on Emissions
    • 1.4% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.4% fail on Pipe (7 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.95% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 6.6% fail on Tyres
    • 4.7% fail on Condition
    • 2.8% fail on Tread depth
  • 6.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.7% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.7% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 1.9% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.9% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 5.7% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.3% fail on Wipers
    • 0.47% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.47% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.47% fail on Washers
    • 0.47% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.7% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.8% fail on Body condition
    • 0.47% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.47% fail on Chassis
    • 0.47% fail on Body security
  • 4.3% fail on Steering
    • 2.8% fail on Power steering (4 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Other components (11 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pipes and hoses (6 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Operation
    • 1.4% fail on Steering system
      • 0.47% fail on Free play
        • 0.47% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.47% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.47% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.47% fail on Locking devices
  • 2.4% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.4% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.47% fail on Towbars
    • 0.47% fail on Vehicle structure

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