Rover Metro MOT Results

Registered in 1991
66.7% pass rate
from 147 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 1991 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover Metro is unusually good or bad.

  • 15% fail on Suspension
    • 8.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 6.1% fail on Subframe mounting (4 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Component mounting
    • 3.4% fail on Sub-frames (8 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Condition (8 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Attachment (15 times worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Drive shafts
      • 3.4% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 3.4% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 2.0% fail on Fluid suspension (32 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Suspension unit (94 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Operation
      • 0.68% fail on Other components
    • 1.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.4% fail on Radius arms (8 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (10 times worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.68% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.68% fail on Condition
    • 0.68% fail on Axles
      • 0.68% fail on Swivel joints/housing
    • 0.68% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.68% fail on Front
    • 0.68% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.68% fail on Condition
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 7.5% fail on Emissions (150% worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.4% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 10% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (50% better than other 1991 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Battery
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.4% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.68% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.4% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.68% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 9.5% fail on Brakes
    • 9.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.8% fail on Front wheels
      • 4.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 4.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 1.4% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.4% fail on Components
        • 1.4% fail on Pipes
    • 0.68% fail on Hub components
      • 0.68% fail on Brake pads
  • 6.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.1% fail on Washers
    • 2.0% fail on Wipers
  • 5.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.4% fail on Body condition
    • 2.7% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.7% fail on Chassis
    • 0.68% fail on Doors
      • 0.68% fail on Drivers
    • 0.68% fail on Seats
      • 0.68% fail on Drivers
  • 4.8% fail on Tyres
    • 3.4% fail on Condition
    • 2.0% fail on Tread depth
  • 4.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.1% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 2.0% fail on Steering
    • 1.4% fail on Steering system
      • 0.68% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.68% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.68% fail on Steering control
      • 0.68% fail on Steering column

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