Volvo S60 MOT Results

Registered in 2008
66.3% pass rate
from 516 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Volvo S60 is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 11% fail on Position lamps (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 7.9% fail on Front lamps (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Rear lamps (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on All position lamps
    • 7.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.39% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.39% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.19% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.4% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.97% fail on Individual lamps
    • 1.7% fail on Stop lamp (56% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Battery
    • 0.19% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.19% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 13% fail on Brakes (58% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 10% fail on Brake performance (180% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 7.4% fail on Parking brake performance (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 6.6% fail on Rear wheels (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.39% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 1.9% fail on Parking brake (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on ABS (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Hub components
      • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.58% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.78% fail on Electronic stability system (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.78% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.78% fail on Components
        • 0.58% fail on Hoses
        • 0.19% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.19% fail on Restricted movement
  • 7.0% fail on Tyres
    • 4.1% fail on Condition
    • 3.3% fail on Tread depth
  • 5.8% fail on Suspension (57% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Coil springs (69% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Condition (68% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.97% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.39% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.19% fail on Front
      • 0.19% fail on Rear
    • 0.39% fail on Drive shafts (80% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Front drive shafts (80% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Constant velocity joints (80% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.19% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.19% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.19% fail on Condition
  • 4.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.7% fail on Exhaust system (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.58% fail on Emissions
  • 3.1% fail on Driver's view of the road (47% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Wipers
    • 0.58% fail on Washers (76% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.19% fail on Mirrors
  • 1.2% fail on Steering
    • 0.58% fail on Steering system
      • 0.58% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.19% fail on Steering control
      • 0.19% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.19% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.19% fail on Power steering
      • 0.19% fail on Operation
  • 0.78% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.58% fail on Attachment
    • 0.19% fail on Condition
  • 0.39% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.39% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.39% fail on Condition
  • 0.39% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.19% fail on Body condition
    • 0.19% fail on Doors
      • 0.19% fail on Drivers
  • 0.39% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.39% fail on Registration plate

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