Volvo 960 MOT Results

Registered in 1993
67.9% pass rate
from 53 tests in 2020
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 1993 cars and highlighted areas where the Volvo 960 is unusually good or bad.

  • 15% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 13% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 13% fail on Spark ignition
        • 7.5% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 3.8% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 1.9% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 1.9% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 1.9% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.9% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
    • 1.9% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.9% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 13% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 5.7% fail on Side repeaters (3 times worse than other 1993 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.9% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.9% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 1.9% fail on Horn
  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 7.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.8% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.8% fail on Rbt
          • 3.8% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.8% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 3.8% fail on Rbt
          • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 1.9% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 3.8% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.8% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 1.9% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 1.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.9% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.9% fail on Brake pads
  • 9.4% fail on Suspension
    • 5.7% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.9% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.9% fail on Ball joint
    • 3.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.8% fail on Pins and bushes (9 times worse than other 1993 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Springs
      • 1.9% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.9% fail on Coil spring
  • 7.5% fail on Visibility
    • 5.7% fail on Wipers
    • 1.9% fail on Bonnet
  • 7.5% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.9% fail on Chassis
      • 1.9% fail on Chassis condition
  • 5.7% fail on Steering
    • 5.7% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 3.8% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.9% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.9% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.9% fail on Steering rack
  • 3.8% fail on Tyres
    • 3.8% fail on Condition
    • 1.9% fail on Tread depth

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