Volvo V70 MOT Results

Registered in 2016
86.4% pass rate
from 794 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 2016 cars and highlighted areas where the Volvo V70 is unusually good or bad.

  • 4.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Tread depth
  • 3.5% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.50% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.38% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.25% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.25% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.25% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.13% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.13% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.13% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.13% fail on Outline marker lamp
  • 3.4% fail on Brakes (69% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (110% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Brake linings and pads (130% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Brake pads (130% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.25% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.25% fail on Rbt
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.13% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.13% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.13% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 0.25% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.25% fail on Pedal (4 times worse than other 2016 cars)
  • 2.4% fail on Visibility
    • 1.5% fail on Wipers
    • 0.38% fail on Driver's view (4 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Washers
    • 0.13% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.13% fail on Windscreen
  • 0.63% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.38% fail on Fuel system (12 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Hose
      • 0.13% fail on Pipe
      • 0.13% fail on System
    • 0.25% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.63% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.63% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.50% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.38% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.13% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.13% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.13% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.38% fail on Suspension
    • 0.25% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.13% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint
  • 0.25% fail on Steering
    • 0.13% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.13% fail on Operation
    • 0.13% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.13% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.13% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.13% fail on Registration plates
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