Volvo V70 MOT Results

Registered in 2012
77.9% pass rate
from 1,396 tests in 2017
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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Volvo V70 is unusually good or bad.

  • 10% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (25% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim (72% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Direction indicators (170% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Flashing type (170% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Individual lamps (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.64% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.29% fail on All direction indicators (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.6% fail on Front lamps
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.36% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.36% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.072% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.072% fail on Horn
  • 6.1% fail on Tyres
    • 3.9% fail on Condition
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.21% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.072% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 3.9% fail on Brakes
    • 3.3% fail on Hub components
      • 3.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.29% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.072% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.43% fail on Brake performance (62% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.14% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.14% fail on Front wheels
    • 0.21% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.21% fail on Components
        • 0.14% fail on Hoses
        • 0.072% fail on Pipes
    • 0.072% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.072% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.072% fail on Pedal
        • 0.072% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.072% fail on ABS
  • 3.0% fail on Driver's view of the road (32% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Wipers
    • 0.43% fail on Washers (67% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.14% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.9% fail on Suspension
    • 1.1% fail on Suspension arms (110% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (110% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Condition
    • 0.57% fail on Front suspension joints (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.50% fail on Condition
    • 0.36% fail on Trailing arms (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Attachment
    • 0.14% fail on Radius arms (16 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.072% fail on Attachment
    • 0.14% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.072% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.072% fail on Linkage condition
  • 1.6% fail on Steering (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Steering system (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Track rod end (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.57% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.57% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.36% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.21% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.21% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.14% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.14% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.14% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.072% fail on Pipe
      • 0.072% fail on System
  • 0.072% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.072% fail on Attachment
  • 0.072% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.072% fail on Doors
      • 0.072% fail on Passengers other
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