TVR Tasmin MOT Results

Registered in 1989
76.4% pass rate
from 89 tests in 2017
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 1989 cars and highlighted areas where the TVR Tasmin is unusually good or bad.

  • 15% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 7.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.4% fail on All direction indicators (3 times worse than other 1989 cars)
        • 3.4% fail on Individual lamps
        • 3.4% fail on Side repeaters
        • 1.1% fail on Tell tales
    • 5.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.2% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Front lamps
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.1% fail on Switch
  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.7% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 4.5% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.2% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Brake operation
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.1% fail on Leaks
    • 1.1% fail on Hub components
      • 1.1% fail on Brake calipers
  • 5.6% fail on Steering
    • 4.5% fail on Steering control (12 times worse than other 1989 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Steering lock
      • 1.1% fail on Steering column
      • 1.1% fail on Steering shaft
      • 1.1% fail on Steering coupling
        • 1.1% fail on Universal joint
    • 1.1% fail on Steering system
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end
  • 5.6% fail on Tyres
    • 3.4% fail on Condition
    • 2.2% fail on Tread depth
  • 5.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.2% fail on Emissions
  • 5.6% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.4% fail on Washers
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers
    • 1.1% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.4% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 3.4% fail on Chassis
    • 1.1% fail on Speedometer
    • 1.1% fail on Doors
      • 1.1% fail on Drivers
  • 3.4% fail on Suspension (75% better than other 1989 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Drive shafts
      • 1.1% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 1.1% fail on Universal joint
  • 1.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
  • 1.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate

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