Subaru XV MOT Results

Registered in 2013
82.7% pass rate
from 612 tests in 2020
(25% better than other 2013 cars)
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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Subaru XV is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.9% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 2.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.98% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.98% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.16% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.33% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.33% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.33% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.16% fail on Switch
    • 0.16% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.16% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.16% fail on Side repeaters
  • 3.6% fail on Visibility
    • 2.6% fail on Wipers
    • 0.49% fail on Washers
    • 0.33% fail on Bonnet (11 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on View to rear
      • 0.16% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.8% fail on Brakes
    • 2.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.0% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.16% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.16% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.98% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.49% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.49% fail on Rbt
          • 0.49% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.16% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.16% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.16% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.16% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.16% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.16% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 0.16% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.16% fail on Pedal
    • 0.16% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.16% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.16% fail on Electronic stability control
  • 2.8% fail on Suspension
    • 1.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.33% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.49% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.33% fail on Springs (83% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Coil springs (83% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.33% fail on Coil spring (83% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 2.1% fail on Tyres (58% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.82% fail on Tread depth (72% better than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.82% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.49% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.33% fail on Condition
      • 0.16% fail on Requirements
    • 0.49% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.49% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.16% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.16% fail on Transmission
      • 0.16% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.16% fail on Joints
    • 0.16% fail on Body
      • 0.16% fail on Other body component
  • 0.33% fail on Steering
    • 0.16% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.16% fail on Power steering
      • 0.16% fail on Operation
  • 0.33% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.33% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.33% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.16% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.16% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.16% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.16% fail on Registration plates
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