Volvo XC60 MOT Results

Registered in 2013
83.5% pass rate
from 4,527 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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Volvo XC60 is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.6% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim (33% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.97% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.91% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.44% fail on Headlamp (54% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (6 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (6 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.088% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (9 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Matched pair
    • 0.75% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.64% fail on Direction indicators (64% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Flashing type (64% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.60% fail on Side repeaters (110% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.044% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.40% fail on Position lamps (59% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Front lamps (52% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.27% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.27% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.11% fail on Horn
    • 0.066% fail on Battery
    • 0.066% fail on Trailer electrical socket (6 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.044% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.022% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 4.1% fail on Tyres
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.8% fail on Condition (25% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.022% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.022% fail on Size/type
  • 3.4% fail on Brakes
    • 3.2% fail on Hub components (66% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Brake pads (73% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.022% fail on Brake linings
    • 0.13% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal
        • 0.11% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.022% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Brake performance (82% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.044% fail on Front wheels (80% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.022% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.022% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.022% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.022% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.022% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.022% fail on Components
        • 0.022% fail on Hoses
    • 0.022% fail on ABS
  • 2.3% fail on Driver's view of the road (45% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers (41% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Washers (68% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.044% fail on Bonnet
  • 1.3% fail on Steering (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Steering system (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end (6 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Free play
        • 0.022% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.022% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.022% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.022% fail on Power steering
      • 0.022% fail on Operation
  • 0.97% fail on Suspension (41% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.38% fail on Condition
    • 0.38% fail on Trailing arms (9 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (10 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.13% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.13% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.066% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.066% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.044% fail on Shock absorbers (88% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Condition (88% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.022% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.022% fail on Attachment
  • 0.49% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.49% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.18% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.13% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.13% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.044% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.044% fail on Condition
  • 0.18% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (57% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.11% fail on System (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Tank
      • 0.022% fail on Pipe
    • 0.022% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.15% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.066% fail on Doors
      • 0.044% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.022% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.044% fail on Body condition
    • 0.022% fail on Seats
      • 0.022% fail on Passengers
    • 0.022% fail on Load security
      • 0.022% fail on Bootlid
  • 0.11% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.11% fail on Attachment
Read the Honest John Review

  • Volvo XC60 (2008 - 2017)
    Very comfortable and refined. Makes a good long distance car. Stylish cabin. R Design models look sporty. Low emissions DRIVe versions available.

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