Subaru Outback MOT Results

Registered in 2016
90.7% pass rate
from 782 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 2016 cars and highlighted areas where the Subaru Outback is unusually good or bad.

  • 3.5% fail on Tyres
    • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Tread depth
  • 3.2% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.90% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (11 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.64% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Rear fog lamp (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.64% fail on Rear fog lamp (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Switch
    • 0.13% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.13% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 1.5% fail on Visibility
    • 1.3% fail on Wipers
    • 0.13% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.13% fail on Washers
  • 1.2% fail on Brakes
    • 0.77% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.77% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.77% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.13% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.13% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.26% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.26% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.13% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.13% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.13% fail on Rbt
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.13% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal
    • 0.13% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.13% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.13% fail on Electronic stability control
  • 0.64% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.38% fail on Exhaust system (5 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Body
      • 0.13% fail on Panel
    • 0.13% fail on Doors
      • 0.13% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
  • 0.26% fail on Suspension
    • 0.13% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.13% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint
  • 0.13% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.13% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.13% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.13% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.13% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.13% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
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