Volvo V60 MOT Results

Registered in 2011
77.8% pass rate
from 2,444 tests in 2017
(9.7% better than other 2011 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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Volvo V60 is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.1% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (21% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.25% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.041% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.041% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.74% fail on Position lamps (63% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Front lamps (60% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Rear lamps (79% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.70% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.70% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.65% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.041% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.25% fail on Stop lamp (85% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.082% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.082% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.082% fail on Horn
    • 0.041% fail on Battery
    • 0.041% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 7.7% fail on Tyres (21% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Tread depth (31% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Condition
    • 0.082% fail on Valve stem
  • 5.5% fail on Brakes
    • 4.7% fail on Hub components (78% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Brake pads (94% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.041% fail on Brake linings
    • 0.86% fail on Brake performance (44% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.33% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.20% fail on Rear wheels (70% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.082% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.16% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.16% fail on Pedal
        • 0.16% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.12% fail on ABS
    • 0.041% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.041% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.041% fail on Components
        • 0.041% fail on Pipes
    • 0.041% fail on Restricted movement
  • 3.4% fail on Driver's view of the road (25% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Wipers
    • 0.98% fail on Washers
    • 0.16% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.12% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.082% fail on Mirrors
  • 1.6% fail on Steering (200% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Steering system (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.041% fail on Ball joint
  • 1.6% fail on Suspension (71% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.53% fail on Condition
    • 0.41% fail on Suspension arms (56% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (55% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Trailing arms (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Anti-roll bars (67% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.041% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.16% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.12% fail on Rear
      • 0.041% fail on Front
    • 0.082% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.082% fail on Drive shafts (85% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Front drive shafts (84% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.082% fail on Constant velocity joints (84% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.041% fail on Condition
    • 0.041% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.041% fail on Condition
  • 0.57% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.41% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.41% fail on Condition
    • 0.16% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.12% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.041% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.041% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.37% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.37% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.29% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.16% fail on Attachment
    • 0.12% fail on Condition
  • 0.16% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (82% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.082% fail on Pipe (7 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on System
  • 0.12% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.082% fail on Body condition
    • 0.041% fail on Load security
      • 0.041% fail on Access panel
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    Clever safety systems. Impressive direct injected petrol engines. Comfortable seats. New 2.0 Volvo D4 diesel from 2014 under 100g/km CO2. AWD gives steering more 'feel'.

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