Subaru Outback MOT Results

Registered in 2014
80.9% pass rate
from 251 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Subaru Outback is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.8% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 2.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.6% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (17 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.80% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.80% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.80% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.80% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.80% fail on Horn (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.40% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.40% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 4.0% fail on Visibility
    • 1.6% fail on Wipers
    • 1.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.80% fail on Condition of glass (10 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Windscreen (10 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Bonnet
  • 2.4% fail on Brakes
    • 1.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.2% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.80% fail on Parking brake control (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Electronic parking brake (62 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.40% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.40% fail on Rbt
          • 0.40% fail on Parking brake performance
  • 2.0% fail on Tyres
    • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.80% fail on Tread depth
  • 0.80% fail on Suspension
    • 0.40% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.40% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 0.80% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.80% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.40% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.40% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 0.40% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.40% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.40% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.40% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.40% fail on Steering
    • 0.40% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.40% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.40% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.40% fail on Attachment
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