Volvo XC60 MOT Results

Registered in 2013
79.9% pass rate
from 5,356 tests in 2020
(9.9% better than other 2013 cars)
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.

  • 5.6% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (25% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.11% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamps (33% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Headlamp (49% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Matched pair (20 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.019% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.91% fail on Stop lamp (45% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.80% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.80% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.73% fail on Side repeaters (96% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.075% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.39% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (61% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Position lamps (63% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Position lamp (62% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.15% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.15% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.093% fail on Outline marker lamps (33 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.075% fail on Outline marker lamp (29 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on All outline marker lamps
    • 0.037% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.037% fail on Electrical equipment (81% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Horn
  • 4.4% fail on Tyres
    • 2.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.9% fail on Condition
    • 0.019% fail on Size/type
  • 3.8% fail on Brakes
    • 3.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.0% fail on Brake linings and pads (28% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Brake pads (28% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.67% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.24% fail on Brake performance (81% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.056% fail on Service brake performance (93% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on Rbt (92% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.056% fail on Service brake performance (91% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (87% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on Rbt (sp) (86% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.019% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.019% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 0.15% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.15% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.075% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.13% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.11% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.11% fail on Pedal
    • 0.019% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.019% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.019% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.019% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 3.8% fail on Suspension
    • 3.3% fail on Springs (75% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Coil springs (75% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 3.3% fail on Coil spring (76% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.019% fail on Mounting
    • 0.47% fail on Suspension arms (64% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.037% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.019% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.019% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.11% fail on Anti-roll bars (71% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.037% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.019% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.019% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.037% fail on Shock absorbers (93% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.019% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.019% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.019% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 2.7% fail on Steering (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Steering linkage components (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Track rod end (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.075% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.056% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.019% fail on Operation
    • 0.019% fail on Power steering
      • 0.019% fail on Operation
  • 2.3% fail on Visibility (44% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Wipers (39% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Washers (56% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.075% fail on View to rear
      • 0.075% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.056% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.037% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.037% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.019% fail on Bonnet
  • 0.56% fail on Body, chassis, structure (55% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Transmission
      • 0.24% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.24% fail on Joints
      • 0.019% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.019% fail on Joints
    • 0.11% fail on Doors
      • 0.037% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.037% fail on Door condition
      • 0.037% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.037% fail on Door condition
      • 0.037% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.037% fail on Door condition
    • 0.075% fail on Body
      • 0.037% fail on Panel
      • 0.037% fail on Other body component
    • 0.056% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.019% fail on Pipe
      • 0.019% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.019% fail on System
    • 0.037% fail on Exhaust system (92% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.019% fail on Towbar
      • 0.019% fail on Other towbar components
  • 0.41% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (64% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Exhaust emissions (66% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.21% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.075% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.019% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.075% fail on Spark ignition (88% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.075% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (81% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.056% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.019% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.019% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.019% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.35% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.17% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
      • 0.019% fail on Attachment
    • 0.17% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.019% fail on Airbags
      • 0.019% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.22% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.22% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.056% fail on Road Wheels (78% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.056% 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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