Subaru Outback MOT Results

Registered in 2015
87.9% pass rate
from 807 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 2015 cars and highlighted areas where the Subaru Outback is unusually good or bad.

  • 4.7% fail on Tyres
    • 3.6% fail on Condition (96% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Tread depth
  • 2.7% fail on Visibility
    • 2.4% fail on Wipers
    • 0.25% fail on Washers
    • 0.12% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.12% fail on Windscreen
  • 2.7% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 0.87% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.87% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.74% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.74% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Switch
    • 0.62% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.25% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.25% fail on Horn
    • 0.12% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.12% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.12% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.12% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.12% fail on Side repeaters
  • 1.4% fail on Brakes
    • 1.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.2% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.12% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.12% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 0.74% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.62% fail on Exhaust system (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Body
      • 0.12% fail on Other body component
    • 0.12% fail on Doors
      • 0.12% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.12% fail on Door condition
  • 0.50% fail on Suspension
    • 0.25% fail on Springs
      • 0.25% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.25% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.12% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.12% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.12% fail on Ball joint
  • 0.25% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.25% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.25% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.25% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.25% fail on Condition
  • 0.25% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.25% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.12% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.12% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 0.12% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.12% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
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