SsangYong Rexton MOT Results

Registered in 2005
52.7% pass rate
from 607 tests in 2020
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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the SsangYong Rexton is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (30% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 9.2% fail on Headlamps (79% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 8.7% fail on Headlamp (76% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 8.6% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (7 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 8.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (7 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 7.2% fail on Rear fog lamp (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Switch (66 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Front fog lamps
        • 0.16% fail on Front fog lamps
    • 5.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.1% fail on Position lamp
    • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.49% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.99% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.33% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.33% fail on Horn
      • 0.16% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.16% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.66% fail on Direction indicators (76% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Flashing type (76% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.66% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.49% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (12 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale (18 times worse than other 2005 cars)
  • 22% fail on Brakes (62% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 15% fail on Brake performance (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 11% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 7.1% fail on Rbt (sp) (80% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 3.3% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (14 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
        • 0.16% fail on Gradient tester (sp)
      • 5.4% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 5.4% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
          • 5.4% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.33% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.16% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.16% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.5% fail on Brake performance not tested (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.82% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.66% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.33% fail on Service brake performance
    • 7.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 3.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.5% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 2.5% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.49% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.33% fail on Cable
        • 0.16% fail on Linkage
    • 1.8% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.2% fail on Electronic stability control (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.99% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.66% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.33% fail on Pedal
    • 0.66% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.66% fail on Lever
    • 0.66% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 15% fail on Suspension
    • 4.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.5% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.82% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.66% fail on Pins and bushes (76% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Wheel bearings (190% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.49% fail on Linkage ball joints (73% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.3% fail on Springs
      • 3.3% fail on Coil springs
        • 3.3% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.33% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint
  • 14% fail on Body, chassis, structure (64% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Exhaust system (91% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Transmission
      • 3.3% fail on Drive shafts
        • 3.3% fail on Joints
      • 1.5% fail on Prop shafts (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.99% fail on Joints (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.49% fail on Prop shaft (12 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Chassis (7 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Chassis condition (7 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Fuel system (200% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Tank (9 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Pipe
    • 1.2% fail on Towbar (47 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.99% fail on Vehicle structure (79 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.66% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.66% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.33% fail on Body
      • 0.16% fail on Mounting fixings
      • 0.16% fail on Other body component
    • 0.33% fail on Boot lid (8 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Boot lid condition
      • 0.16% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.16% fail on Seats
      • 0.16% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.16% fail on Cabs
      • 0.16% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 12% fail on Steering (180% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 9.4% fail on Steering linkage components (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 8.6% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.16% fail on Drag link end
    • 1.8% fail on Power steering (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Other components (10 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Pipes and hoses (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Operation
    • 1.6% fail on Steering gear (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Steering rack (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
  • 11% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (55% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 9.6% fail on Exhaust emissions (45% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 6.9% fail on Compression ignition (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 4.1% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (7 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Emissions not tested (10 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.99% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.16% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.16% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
      • 3.0% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.6% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.33% fail on Catalyst emissions (84% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Fluid leaks (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.33% fail on Transmission oil leaks (11 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks (10 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Other leaks
  • 7.7% fail on Visibility
    • 4.9% fail on Wipers
    • 3.1% fail on Washers
    • 0.33% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.33% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.16% fail on View to rear
      • 0.16% fail on Mirrors
  • 5.4% fail on Tyres
    • 4.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.16% fail on Size/type
  • 3.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.5% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.82% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.82% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.3% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plates
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