Rover CityRover MOT Results

Registered in 2004
45.6% pass rate
from 901 tests in 2017
(15% worse than other 2004 cars)
Pass rate by mileage
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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover CityRover is unusually good or bad.

  • 30% fail on Suspension (47% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 7.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 4.0% fail on Linkage condition (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (46% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Attachment (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.33% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.67% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Wheel bearings (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Rear (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Front (200% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Component mounting (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.22% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 3.8% fail on Coil springs
      • 2.6% fail on Condition (46% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Location (10 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Macpherson strut (12 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Condition (12 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Shock absorbers (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Condition (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.9% fail on Drive shafts (50% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Front drive shafts (49% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Constant velocity joints (55% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Couplings
        • 0.11% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.33% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.22% fail on Attachment (18 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.22% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.11% fail on Condition
      • 0.11% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.11% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.11% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.11% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.11% fail on Condition
  • 28% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 11% fail on Rear fog lamp (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 8.4% fail on Fog lamp (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Tell tale (48 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Switch (107 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 9.8% fail on Stop lamp (86% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.2% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.89% fail on Rear lamps
    • 4.7% fail on Headlamp aim (35% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.11% fail on Switch
    • 2.9% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.1% fail on Switch (20 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.00% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.00% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate lamp (73% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Horn
    • 0.22% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.22% fail on Switch
    • 0.11% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 22% fail on Brakes (49% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 13% fail on Hydraulic systems (150% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 12% fail on Components (160% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 8.7% fail on Pipes (130% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 5.0% fail on Hoses (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.11% fail on Servos
      • 0.22% fail on Leaks
      • 0.11% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 12% fail on Brake performance (53% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 7.1% fail on Front wheels (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 5.9% fail on Rear wheels (60% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Parking brake performance (82% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.11% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.7% fail on Hub components (51% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.44% fail on Brake pads (83% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.55% fail on Cable
    • 0.44% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.44% fail on Condition
    • 0.22% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.11% fail on Additional braking devices
    • 0.11% fail on ABS
    • 0.11% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.11% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
  • 16% fail on Driver's view of the road (82% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 7.5% fail on Washers (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 7.2% fail on Wipers (51% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Bonnet (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.22% fail on Windscreen
  • 12% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (91% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 8.0% fail on Exhaust system (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Emissions (65% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Fuel system (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.00% fail on System (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Pipe (9 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Cap
      • 0.22% fail on Hose (19 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 11% fail on Tyres
    • 7.5% fail on Tread depth (40% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Condition
    • 0.22% fail on Size/type
  • 7.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (150% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Seat belts (200% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.33% fail on Requirements (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Attachment (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
  • 3.4% fail on Steering
    • 1.9% fail on Steering system (57% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.00% fail on Track rod end (68% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.22% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.4% fail on Power steering (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Pipes and hoses (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Operation (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Other components
      • 0.22% fail on Pump (15 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Rams
    • 0.11% fail on Steering control
      • 0.11% fail on Steering column
  • 3.0% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (72% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Body condition
    • 0.67% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.67% fail on Chassis
    • 0.55% fail on Engine mountings (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Seats
      • 0.22% fail on Passengers
    • 0.11% fail on Body security
    • 0.11% fail on Doors
      • 0.11% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.11% fail on Load security
      • 0.11% fail on Access panel
  • 0.55% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.55% fail on Attachment

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