Volvo V60 MOT Results

Registered in 2016
81.6% pass rate
from 4,037 tests in 2020
(45% worse than other 2016 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 2016 cars and highlighted areas where the Volvo V60 is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.5% fail on Tyres (84% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Condition (96% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Tread depth (82% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.025% fail on Size/type
  • 5.0% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (43% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.025% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (5 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.84% fail on Headlamps (69% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.37% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (4 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.22% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.15% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.050% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.025% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.074% fail on Stop lamp (81% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.050% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.050% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.025% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.025% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.025% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.025% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.025% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 4.4% fail on Brakes (120% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (170% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Brake linings and pads (190% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 3.8% fail on Brake pads (190% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.050% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.22% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.22% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.35% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.15% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.15% fail on Rbt
          • 0.12% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.025% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.12% fail on Brake performance not tested (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.074% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 0.17% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.17% fail on Pedal (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.050% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.050% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.050% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.050% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.025% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.025% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.025% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 2.7% fail on Visibility
    • 1.5% fail on Wipers
    • 0.89% fail on Washers
    • 0.15% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.12% fail on View to rear
      • 0.12% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.074% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.074% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.025% fail on Bonnet
  • 1.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (180% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.99% fail on Exhaust emissions (170% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Compression ignition (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.54% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.099% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.025% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.32% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.32% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (170% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Fluid leaks (4 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Engine oil leaks (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Other leaks (10 times worse than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.32% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.17% fail on Transmission
      • 0.17% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.15% fail on Joints
        • 0.025% fail on Drive shaft
    • 0.074% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.050% fail on Pipe (19 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.025% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.025% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.025% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.025% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 0.27% fail on Suspension (56% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.050% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.025% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.025% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 0.099% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.050% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.025% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.025% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.025% fail on Springs
      • 0.025% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.025% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.025% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 0.20% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.20% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.20% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.17% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.025% fail on Attachment
  • 0.12% fail on Steering
    • 0.074% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.074% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.050% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.050% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.099% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.099% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.099% fail on Condition
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