Volvo V70 MOT Results

Registered in 2014
82.5% pass rate
from 2,040 tests in 2020
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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Volvo V70 is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.3% fail on Tyres (40% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Condition (96% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.20% fail on Size/type
    • 0.098% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 3.6% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (37% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.098% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.54% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.54% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.49% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.049% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.49% fail on Headlamps (61% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Headlamp (67% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.29% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.098% fail on Stop lamp (92% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.049% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.049% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.049% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.049% fail on Outline marker lamp
  • 3.1% fail on Brakes
    • 2.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.7% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.25% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.25% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.34% fail on Brake performance (63% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Service brake performance (73% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Rbt (73% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.15% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.15% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.049% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.049% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 0.15% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.15% fail on Pedal
    • 0.049% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.049% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.049% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.049% fail on Electronic stability control
  • 2.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Compression ignition (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.54% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.049% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.049% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.098% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.098% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 1.7% fail on Visibility (59% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.93% fail on Wipers (66% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Washers (63% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.15% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.049% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.049% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.049% fail on View to rear
      • 0.049% fail on Mirrors
  • 0.93% fail on Steering (180% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Steering linkage components (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.049% fail on Power steering
      • 0.049% fail on Operation
  • 0.39% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.39% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.34% fail on Condition
      • 0.049% fail on Requirements
  • 0.34% fail on Body, chassis, structure (63% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.098% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.098% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.049% fail on Pipe
      • 0.049% fail on System
    • 0.049% fail on Transmission
      • 0.049% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.049% fail on Joints
    • 0.049% fail on Body
      • 0.049% fail on Other body component
    • 0.049% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.049% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 0.20% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.20% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.15% fail on Suspension (94% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.098% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.049% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.049% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 0.15% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.15% fail on Condition
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