Rover CityRover MOT Results

Registered in 2006
40.9% pass rate
from 340 tests in 2017
(40% worse than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover CityRover is unusually good or bad.

  • 34% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (55% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 12% fail on Rear fog lamp (13 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 9.1% fail on Fog lamp (10 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Tell tale (89 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Switch (111 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 12% fail on Stop lamp (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.5% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.0% fail on Direction indicators (96% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Flashing type (96% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 3.5% fail on Switch (194 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.59% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.29% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.4% fail on Battery (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate lamp (70% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Horn
  • 33% fail on Suspension (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 8.2% fail on Coil springs (68% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 7.9% fail on Condition (64% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Location
    • 7.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (83% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Linkage condition (16 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.59% fail on Condition (13 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.29% fail on Attachment
    • 7.6% fail on Suspension arms (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (77% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Condition (14 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.6% fail on Wheel bearings (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Rear (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Front (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Front suspension joints (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Macpherson strut (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Condition (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Spring mounting (43 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Component mounting
    • 1.5% fail on Drive shafts
      • 1.5% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 1.5% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.29% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.29% fail on Condition
    • 0.29% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.29% fail on Condition
  • 26% fail on Brakes (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 19% fail on Hydraulic systems (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 19% fail on Components (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 17% fail on Pipes (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Hoses (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.29% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 7.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.1% fail on Front wheels (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Brake imbalance (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.88% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.59% fail on Service brake performance
    • 3.2% fail on Hub components
      • 3.2% fail on Brake discs (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.88% fail on Condition
    • 0.59% fail on ABS
    • 0.29% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.29% fail on Cable
    • 0.29% fail on Full power hydraulic systems
      • 0.29% fail on Warning
  • 15% fail on Tyres (76% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 11% fail on Tread depth (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.88% fail on Size/type
  • 14% fail on Driver's view of the road (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.6% fail on Wipers (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Washers (91% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Bonnet (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.29% fail on Mirrors
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Emissions (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.2% fail on Fuel system (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on System (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Pipe (25 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Cap (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Hose
    • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 5.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 1.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
      • 0.29% fail on Installation check
        • 0.29% fail on Belt(s)/padding
  • 5.6% fail on Steering (85% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Steering system
      • 1.8% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.5% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Free play
        • 0.29% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.29% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.2% fail on Power steering (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Pipes and hoses (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Pump
      • 0.29% fail on Other components
    • 0.88% fail on Steering operation (14 times worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 1.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.59% fail on Body condition
    • 0.29% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.29% fail on Seats
      • 0.29% fail on Passengers
  • 0.29% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.29% fail on Registration plate

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