SAAB 900 MOT Results

Registered in 1986
49.0% pass rate
from 51 tests in 2017
(50% worse than other 1986 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 1986 cars and highlighted areas where the SAAB 900 is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Suspension
    • 9.8% fail on Drive shafts (5 times worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 9.8% fail on Front drive shafts (6 times worse than other 1986 cars)
        • 7.8% fail on Constant velocity joints (4 times worse than other 1986 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Couplings
    • 5.9% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 5.9% fail on Condition
    • 3.9% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 3.9% fail on Front
    • 3.9% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 3.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.9% fail on Component mounting
  • 22% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.9% fail on Front lamps
      • 3.9% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.9% fail on Battery (3 times worse than other 1986 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on All direction indicators
        • 2.0% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.0% fail on Fog lamp
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.0% fail on Horn
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 20% fail on Brakes
    • 18% fail on Brake performance
      • 9.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 7.8% fail on Front wheels
      • 7.8% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 5.9% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 3.9% fail on Components
        • 3.9% fail on Hoses
      • 2.0% fail on Leaks
    • 2.0% fail on Hub components
      • 2.0% fail on Brake pads
  • 16% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 9.8% fail on Emissions
    • 3.9% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 2.0% fail on Cap
  • 14% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 12% fail on Washers
    • 3.9% fail on Wipers
  • 7.8% fail on Tyres
    • 3.9% fail on Condition
    • 3.9% fail on Tread depth
  • 7.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.9% fail on Body condition
    • 2.0% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.0% fail on Chassis
    • 2.0% fail on Doors
      • 2.0% fail on Passengers other
  • 5.9% fail on Steering
    • 5.9% fail on Steering system
      • 5.9% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 1986 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Track rod end
    • 2.0% fail on Locking devices
  • 3.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.9% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 2.0% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate

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