Volvo S60 MOT Results

Registered in 2004
53.1% pass rate
from 3,069 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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Volvo S60 is unusually good or bad.

  • 31% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (21% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 13% fail on Position lamps (91% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 11% fail on Front lamps (96% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Rear lamps (75% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on All position lamps (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 12% fail on Registration plate lamp (76% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 11% fail on Headlamp aim (51% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.13% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.065% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.065% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.065% fail on Matched pair (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Stop lamp (45% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.59% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.23% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.68% fail on Rear fog lamp (46% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Fog lamp (45% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.20% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.098% fail on Horn (84% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.065% fail on Battery (92% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.065% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.033% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 18% fail on Brakes (23% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 14% fail on Brake performance (87% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 11% fail on Parking brake performance (160% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 8.0% fail on Rear wheels (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.78% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.20% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.098% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.033% fail on Brake operation
    • 2.5% fail on Hub components (26% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.46% fail on Brake discs (52% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Brake calipers
    • 2.5% fail on Parking brake (150% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Condition (160% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on ABS (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Hydraulic systems (80% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Components (82% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.75% fail on Hoses
        • 0.065% fail on Pipes (98% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.033% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.098% fail on Operation
      • 0.033% fail on Leaks
    • 0.26% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.23% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.033% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.033% fail on Pedal
        • 0.033% fail on Condition
  • 11% fail on Suspension (47% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.20% fail on Attachment
    • 2.4% fail on Anti-roll bars (59% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (62% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.065% fail on Condition
      • 0.033% fail on Attachment
    • 1.9% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.1% fail on Drive shafts (71% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Front drive shafts (70% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Constant velocity joints (70% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Coil springs (88% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Condition (90% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Location
    • 0.36% fail on Wheel bearings (78% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Front (63% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Rear (90% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Shock absorbers (82% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Condition (82% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
    • 0.065% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.065% fail on Condition
    • 0.065% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.065% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.033% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.033% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.033% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.033% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.033% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.033% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 8.7% fail on Tyres
    • 4.8% fail on Condition (25% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.20% fail on Size/type
    • 0.098% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.033% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 6.9% fail on Steering (41% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Steering system (31% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Track rod end (44% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.39% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.13% fail on Free play
        • 0.13% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.065% fail on Lock stop (71 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.033% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.033% fail on Other components
        • 0.033% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.62% fail on Power steering
      • 0.26% fail on Pipes and hoses (160% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Other components
      • 0.13% fail on Operation
      • 0.065% fail on Pump
      • 0.033% fail on Rams
    • 0.29% fail on Steering operation (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Steering control (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Steering wheel (11 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Steering column
    • 0.065% fail on Locking devices
  • 5.7% fail on Driver's view of the road (34% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Wipers (32% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Washers (41% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.33% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.065% fail on Bonnet
  • 5.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (20% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Exhaust system (29% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Fuel system (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Cap (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Pipe (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Tank
      • 0.065% fail on System
    • 0.75% fail on Emissions (72% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Emissions not tested (79% better than other 2004 cars)
  • 1.3% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.88% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (71% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (61% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (58% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Seat belts (82% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
      • 0.033% fail on Requirements
      • 0.033% fail on Attachment
  • 0.62% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.46% fail on Attachment
    • 0.20% fail on Condition
  • 0.42% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (76% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Doors (72% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.065% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.065% fail on Body condition (90% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.065% fail on Load security
      • 0.033% fail on Access panel
      • 0.033% fail on Bootlid
    • 0.033% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.033% fail on Chassis
    • 0.033% fail on Seats
      • 0.033% fail on Drivers
    • 0.033% fail on Spare wheel

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