Volvo V60 MOT Results

Registered in 2011
73.6% pass rate
from 2,852 tests in 2020
(14% 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.

  • 7.5% fail on Tyres (24% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Condition (47% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type
  • 6.2% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (42% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp (31% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.070% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.77% fail on Direction indicators (46% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Flashing type (46% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.63% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.11% fail on Individual direction indicators (87% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.035% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.32% fail on Position lamps (79% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Position lamp (78% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Stop lamp (88% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.070% fail on Horn
      • 0.035% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.035% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.035% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.035% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 6.1% fail on Brakes
    • 4.6% fail on Mechanical brake components (49% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Brake linings and pads (75% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 4.3% fail on Brake pads (75% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.035% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.67% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.67% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.1% fail on Brake performance (53% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Service brake performance (47% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.67% fail on Rbt (46% better than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.53% fail on Service brake performance (49% better than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.28% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (70% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Rbt (sp) (68% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.070% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.035% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.035% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.035% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.11% fail on Parking brake performance (75% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Rbt (74% better than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.11% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.070% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.25% fail on Flexible brake hoses (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.21% fail on Pedal
    • 0.21% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.21% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.035% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.14% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.14% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.035% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.035% fail on Valves
    • 0.035% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.035% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 4.0% fail on Visibility
    • 2.1% fail on Wipers
    • 1.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.11% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.070% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.070% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.070% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.070% fail on View to rear
      • 0.070% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.2% fail on Steering (160% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Steering linkage components (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.035% fail on Other components
        • 0.035% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.035% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.14% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.14% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.035% fail on Steering play
      • 0.035% fail on Steering rack
  • 2.9% fail on Suspension (66% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.84% fail on Suspension arms (69% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Pins and bushes (56% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Ball joint (84% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.53% fail on Springs (84% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Coil springs (84% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Coil spring (84% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.28% fail on Anti-roll bars (82% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Linkage ball joints (68% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.070% fail on Linkage
      • 0.035% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 0.11% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.070% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.035% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.035% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.035% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 1.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (46% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.95% fail on Exhaust emissions (46% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.42% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.21% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
      • 0.32% fail on Spark ignition (70% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.035% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.035% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.035% fail on Undertray
    • 0.035% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.035% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.60% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.46% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.14% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
  • 0.49% fail on Body, chassis, structure (79% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Doors
      • 0.11% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.11% fail on Door condition
      • 0.070% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.070% fail on Door condition
      • 0.070% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.070% fail on Door condition
    • 0.14% fail on Transmission (85% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Drive shafts (84% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Joints (84% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.070% fail on Seats
      • 0.070% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.035% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.035% fail on Hose
  • 0.46% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.32% fail on Condition (190% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Attachment
  • 0.35% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.35% fail on Registration plates
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