Volvo S60 MOT Results

Registered in 2010
81.6% pass rate
from 740 tests in 2017
(37% better than other 2010 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 2010 cars and highlighted areas where the Volvo S60 is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.5% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (51% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim (49% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.14% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.95% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.14% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.27% fail on Stop lamp (89% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.14% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.14% fail on Front lamps
  • 6.5% fail on Tyres
    • 4.1% fail on Condition
    • 3.0% fail on Tread depth
  • 3.6% fail on Brakes
    • 2.3% fail on Hub components
      • 2.3% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.81% fail on Brake performance (63% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.27% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.27% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.14% fail on Front wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.27% fail on Components
        • 0.27% fail on Hoses
      • 0.14% fail on Operation
    • 0.27% fail on ABS
    • 0.14% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.14% fail on Pedal
        • 0.14% fail on Anti-slip
  • 2.7% fail on Driver's view of the road (43% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers
    • 0.54% fail on Washers (70% better than other 2010 cars)
  • 2.3% fail on Steering (120% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Steering system (150% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Steering arm
  • 2.3% fail on Suspension (72% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Trailing arms (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.27% fail on Rear
      • 0.14% fail on Front
    • 0.27% fail on Coil springs (92% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Condition (92% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Suspension arms (79% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Attachment (8 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Anti-roll bars (83% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (79% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.27% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.14% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.14% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.14% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 0.54% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.41% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.27% fail on Condition
      • 0.14% fail on Requirements
    • 0.14% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.14% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.27% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.27% fail on Doors
      • 0.14% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.14% fail on Passengers other
  • 0.14% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.14% fail on Attachment
Read the Honest John Review

  • Volvo S60 (2010 - 2018)
    Good to drive. Packed with safety kit including ‘City Safety’ as standard. Geartronic start/stop. New 2.0 Volvo D4 diesel from 2014 under 100g/km CO2.

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