Volvo S80 MOT Results

Registered in 2010
73.3% pass rate
from 757 tests in 2020
(24% 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 S80 is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 3.3% fail on Direction indicators (79% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Flashing type (79% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Individual direction indicators (170% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.13% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.0% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps (54% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.26% fail on Outline marker lamps (40 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Outline marker lamp (43 times worse than other 2010 cars)
  • 5.4% fail on Tyres
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth
  • 5.3% fail on Brakes
    • 4.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.6% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 3.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.66% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.66% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.66% fail on Brake performance (79% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.66% fail on Rbt
          • 0.66% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.13% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal
    • 0.13% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.13% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.13% fail on Valves
    • 0.13% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 4.2% fail on Visibility
    • 2.5% fail on Washers
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers
    • 0.13% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.13% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.13% fail on View to rear
      • 0.13% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.4% fail on Steering (89% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.26% fail on Drag link end (10 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on Steering gear (4 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2010 cars)
  • 3.4% fail on Suspension (68% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.79% fail on Suspension arms (75% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.66% fail on Anti-roll bars (77% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.26% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.40% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.26% fail on Springs (93% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Coil springs (93% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Coil spring (93% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.13% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 1.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 1.6% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.92% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.40% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.26% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.26% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.79% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.66% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.13% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.13% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.13% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 1.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (58% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.79% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.26% fail on Transmission
      • 0.26% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.26% fail on Joints
    • 0.13% fail on Doors
      • 0.13% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
    • 0.13% fail on Undertray
  • 0.53% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.53% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.53% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.53% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.53% fail on Condition
  • 0.13% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment
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