SsangYong Rodius MOT Results

Registered in 2005
58.2% pass rate
from 55 tests in 2020
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 Rodius is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Suspension
    • 7.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.6% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 1.8% fail on Suspension arm
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint
    • 7.3% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.8% fail on Springs
      • 1.8% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.8% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 1.8% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 16% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.5% fail on Position lamp
    • 5.5% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Rear fog lamp (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 3.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.8% fail on Switch
    • 3.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.5% fail on Chassis (20 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Chassis condition (20 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure (8 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (9 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Body
      • 1.8% fail on Other body component
  • 11% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 11% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 9.1% fail on Compression ignition (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 5.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (10 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 1.8% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.8% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.8% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 1.8% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 9.1% fail on Brakes
    • 9.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 7.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 3.6% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 3.6% fail on Rbt
          • 3.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.8% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.6% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.6% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 3.6% fail on Brake pads
  • 9.1% fail on Visibility
    • 5.5% fail on Wipers
    • 3.6% fail on Washers
  • 7.3% fail on Steering
    • 5.5% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 5.5% fail on Track rod end
    • 1.8% fail on Power steering
      • 1.8% fail on Other components
  • 7.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 7.3% fail on Seat belts (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 7.3% fail on Prescribed areas (10 times worse than other 2005 cars)
  • 5.5% fail on Tyres
    • 5.5% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.8% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plates
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  • SsangYong Rodius (2005 - 2013)
    Curious but commodious seven-seater with an enormous luggage area, reasonable enough to drive, cheap to buy with 250,000 mile taxi warranty.

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