Volvo V70 MOT Results

Registered in 2014
85.7% pass rate
from 1,730 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Volvo V70 is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.2% fail on Condition (47% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.75% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.058% fail on Valve stem
  • 3.3% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (35% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.40% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.35% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.29% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.058% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.058% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.29% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.23% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.058% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.12% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.12% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.12% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.12% fail on Horn
    • 0.058% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 3.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.0% fail on Wipers
    • 0.75% fail on Washers
    • 0.46% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.12% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.9% fail on Brakes
    • 2.7% fail on Hub components (81% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Brake pads (92% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.17% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.12% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.058% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.058% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.12% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.12% fail on Components
        • 0.12% fail on Hoses
    • 0.058% fail on ABS
  • 0.46% fail on Road Wheels (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Condition (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.058% fail on Attachment
  • 0.35% fail on Steering
    • 0.35% fail on Steering system (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Track rod end (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.29% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.29% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.17% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.17% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
  • 0.12% fail on Suspension (87% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.058% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.058% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.058% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.058% fail on Condition
  • 0.12% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.058% fail on Body condition
    • 0.058% fail on Doors
      • 0.058% fail on Drivers
  • 0.12% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.12% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.058% fail on Pipe
      • 0.058% fail on Cap
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