Rover SD1 MOT Results

Registered in 1985
65.5% pass rate
from 58 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 1985 cars and highlighted areas where the Rover SD1 is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 5.2% fail on Horn
    • 3.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.7% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.7% fail on Tell tales
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.7% fail on Stop lamp
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 8.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.4% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.4% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.4% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.7% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
    • 1.7% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 1.7% fail on Restricted movement
  • 8.6% fail on Steering
    • 5.2% fail on Steering system
      • 3.4% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.7% fail on Steering rack
    • 3.4% fail on Steering control (8 times worse than other 1985 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Steering coupling (18 times worse than other 1985 cars)
        • 3.4% fail on Flexible coupling (134 times worse than other 1985 cars)
  • 6.9% fail on Suspension
    • 3.4% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 3.4% fail on Condition
    • 1.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.7% fail on Trailing arms
      • 1.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.7% fail on Front
    • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.7% fail on Component mounting
  • 6.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 6.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 6.9% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 5.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.2% fail on Emissions
  • 5.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.2% fail on Washers
  • 1.7% fail on Tyres
    • 1.7% fail on Condition

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