Volvo S80 MOT Results

Registered in 2006
70.5% pass rate
from 662 tests in 2017
(30% better than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Volvo S80 is unusually good or bad.

  • 17% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (21% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.6% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.15% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.15% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.15% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.15% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.15% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.15% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.2% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.45% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.15% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.60% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.60% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.30% fail on Battery
    • 0.30% fail on Stop lamp (94% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Horn
    • 0.15% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 8.2% fail on Brakes (29% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.9% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Rear wheels (58% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.15% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 3.0% fail on Hub components
      • 2.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.30% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.91% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.91% fail on Condition
    • 0.76% fail on ABS
    • 0.60% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.30% fail on Hydraulic systems (90% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Components (89% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Pipes
        • 0.15% fail on Hoses
    • 0.15% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.15% fail on Pedal
        • 0.15% fail on Anti-slip
  • 7.1% fail on Tyres
    • 4.4% fail on Condition
    • 3.2% fail on Tread depth
  • 5.0% fail on Suspension (70% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.1% fail on Anti-roll bars (51% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.30% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.76% fail on Drive shafts (74% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Front drive shafts (73% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.76% fail on Constant velocity joints (73% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
      • 0.15% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.30% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.15% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
  • 3.0% fail on Driver's view of the road (56% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Washers
    • 1.2% fail on Wipers (67% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.15% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.15% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (55% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.30% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.15% fail on Pipe
      • 0.15% fail on System
    • 0.15% fail on Emissions
  • 1.8% fail on Steering
    • 1.5% fail on Steering system
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.45% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.15% fail on Free play
        • 0.15% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.15% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.15% fail on Steering control
      • 0.15% fail on Steering column
    • 0.15% fail on Power steering
      • 0.15% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 0.76% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.60% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.60% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.15% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
  • 0.45% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.45% fail on Attachment
  • 0.45% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.45% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.30% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.15% fail on Body condition
    • 0.15% fail on Doors
      • 0.15% fail on Passengers other
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