Volvo S60 MOT Results

Registered in 2014
82.6% pass rate
from 1,634 tests in 2017
(22% worse than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Volvo S60 is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.8% fail on Tyres (67% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Condition (87% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Tread depth (97% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.86% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.12% fail on Size/type
  • 4.1% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.98% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.80% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.67% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.12% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.12% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.37% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.37% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.31% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.061% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.24% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.24% fail on Front lamps
    • 0.061% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.061% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.061% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.061% fail on Horn
    • 0.061% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 3.9% fail on Brakes (79% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Hub components (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Brake pads (140% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.061% fail on Brake linings
    • 0.37% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.12% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.061% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.061% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.061% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.061% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.18% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.18% fail on Pedal
        • 0.18% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.061% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.061% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
  • 2.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 1.5% fail on Wipers
    • 0.92% fail on Washers
    • 0.37% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.061% fail on Mirrors
  • 0.61% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.61% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.49% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Steering system (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Track rod end (8 times worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.43% fail on Suspension
    • 0.18% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.18% fail on Condition
    • 0.12% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.12% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.061% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.061% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.061% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.061% fail on Front
  • 0.12% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.061% fail on Condition
    • 0.061% fail on Attachment
  • 0.12% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.12% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.12% fail on Condition
  • 0.061% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.061% fail on Body condition
  • 0.061% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.061% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.061% fail on Pipe
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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