Subaru XV MOT Results

Registered in 2012
81.8% pass rate
from 499 tests in 2017
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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Subaru XV is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.0% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 4.4% fail on Stop lamp (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.40% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.20% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.20% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.80% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.60% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.40% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.20% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.20% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.20% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.20% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.20% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.20% fail on Horn
  • 4.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.6% fail on Wipers
    • 0.60% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.40% fail on Washers
    • 0.20% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.2% fail on Brakes
    • 2.2% fail on Hub components
      • 2.2% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.60% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.40% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.20% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.40% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.20% fail on Operation
      • 0.20% fail on Components
        • 0.20% fail on Pipes
    • 0.20% fail on Electronic stability system
  • 2.2% fail on Suspension
    • 1.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.0% fail on Front suspension joints (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.20% fail on Front
  • 2.2% fail on Tyres (61% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.40% fail on Condition (86% better than other 2012 cars)
  • 0.40% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.40% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.20% fail on Steering
    • 0.20% fail on Steering system
      • 0.20% fail on Other components
        • 0.20% fail on Steering pivot point
  • 0.20% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.20% fail on Attachment
  • 0.20% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.20% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
  • 0.20% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.20% fail on Load security
      • 0.20% fail on Access panel
  • 0.20% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.20% fail on Emissions not tested
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