Rover CityRover MOT Results

Registered in 2006
41.1% pass rate
from 146 tests in 2020
(38% worse than other 2006 cars)
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.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 6.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 6.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 6.2% fail on Rear fog lamp (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Switch (58 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 6.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.7% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.4% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.68% fail on Side repeaters
      • 0.68% fail on Semaphore
        • 0.68% fail on Switch
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.68% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.68% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.68% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.68% fail on Battery(ies)
  • 21% fail on Brakes (74% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 12% fail on Rigid brake pipes (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.4% fail on Rbt
          • 2.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 4.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.4% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 3.4% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.68% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.68% fail on Brake pads
    • 1.4% fail on Hydraulic systems (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Master cylinder
      • 0.68% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.68% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.68% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.68% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 20% fail on Suspension
    • 7.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.8% fail on Ball joint
      • 2.1% fail on Suspension arm (9 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.68% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 6.2% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 4.8% fail on Linkage (14 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.68% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 3.4% fail on Springs
      • 3.4% fail on Coil springs
        • 3.4% fail on Coil spring
    • 2.7% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 2.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.68% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.68% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.68% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.68% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 14% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 12% fail on Exhaust emissions (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 12% fail on Spark ignition (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 8.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 3.4% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.4% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.68% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 0.68% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.68% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
    • 2.1% fail on Fluid leaks (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Engine oil leaks (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.68% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 12% fail on Visibility
    • 6.8% fail on Washers
    • 4.8% fail on Wipers
    • 0.68% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.68% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.68% fail on View to rear
      • 0.68% fail on Mirrors
  • 9.6% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Seat belts (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Condition (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 8.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.1% fail on Fuel system (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Pipe (33 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Tank
    • 2.1% fail on Transmission
      • 2.1% fail on Drive shafts
        • 2.1% fail on Joints
    • 1.4% fail on Undertray (18 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.68% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.68% fail on Exhaust system
  • 8.2% fail on Tyres
    • 4.1% fail on Condition
    • 4.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.1% fail on Size/type (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 4.8% fail on Steering
    • 3.4% fail on Power steering (13 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Pipes and hoses (33 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Other components (15 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.1% fail on Track rod end
    • 1.4% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.4% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.68% fail on Operation
  • 0.68% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.68% fail on Attachment

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