SsangYong Rodius MOT Results

Registered in 2007
40.4% pass rate
from 178 tests in 2020
(41% worse than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the SsangYong Rodius is unusually good or bad.

  • 38% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 16% fail on Stop lamp (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 10% fail on Headlamp aim (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 10% fail on Headlamp aim (180% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 8.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (12 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 8.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (12 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 6.7% fail on Rear fog lamp (10 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Switch (103 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 7.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Position lamps (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.56% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.6% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.9% fail on Electrical equipment (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Battery(ies) (15 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.56% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.56% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.56% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.56% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.56% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.56% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 26% fail on Suspension (73% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 10% fail on Suspension arms (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Suspension arm (15 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 7.3% fail on Shock absorbers (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Sub-frames (15 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (37 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Sub-frame (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 5.1% fail on Springs
      • 4.5% fail on Coil springs
        • 4.5% fail on Coil spring
      • 0.56% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 5.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (9 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.7% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.56% fail on Linkage
    • 1.1% fail on Axles (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Axle (97 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.56% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.56% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.56% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.56% fail on Ball joint
  • 23% fail on Brakes (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 11% fail on Brake performance (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 4.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.5% fail on Rbt
          • 4.5% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.2% fail on Brake performance not tested (12 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt
          • 2.2% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.56% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.56% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.56% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 5.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 4.5% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 3.9% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.56% fail on Brake linings
      • 2.2% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 2.2% fail on Brake discs
    • 3.4% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 1.7% fail on Electronic stability control (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Parking brake control (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Lever (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Hydraulic systems (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake fluid (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 17% fail on Steering (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 13% fail on Steering linkage components (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 12% fail on Track rod end (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Steering play (25 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Steering rack (25 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.56% fail on Power steering
      • 0.56% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 12% fail on Body, chassis, structure (87% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Exhaust system (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Spare wheel (125 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Spare wheel condition (138 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Carrier (109 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure (10 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Chassis (16 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Chassis condition (16 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Towbar
      • 0.56% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.56% fail on Transmission
      • 0.56% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.56% fail on Joints
    • 0.56% fail on Cabs
      • 0.56% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 10% fail on Visibility
    • 7.9% fail on Wipers (170% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Washers
    • 1.1% fail on Condition of glass (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Windscreen (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Driver's view
  • 8.4% fail on Tyres
    • 4.5% fail on Condition
    • 3.9% fail on Tread depth
  • 5.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.5% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.8% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.56% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
      • 1.7% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.1% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.56% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.56% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.56% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.56% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.56% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 2.2% fail on Identification of the vehicle (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Registration plates (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
  • 2.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Condition
  • 0.56% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.56% fail on Attachment
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