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Alfa Romeo GTV MOT Results

78.8% pass rate
from 118 tests in 2020
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 pre-1990 cars and highlighted areas where the Alfa Romeo GTV is unusually good or bad.

  • 10% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.2% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.85% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.85% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.85% fail on Switch
    • 1.7% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.7% fail on Horn
    • 0.85% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.85% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.85% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.85% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.85% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.85% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.85% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.85% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.85% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 8.5% fail on Brakes
    • 6.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 2.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.5% fail on Rbt
          • 2.5% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.85% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.85% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.85% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.85% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.85% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.85% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.85% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.85% fail on Rbt
          • 0.85% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 1.7% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.7% fail on Lever
    • 1.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.85% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.85% fail on Pedal
    • 0.85% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.85% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.85% fail on Brake pads
  • 7.6% fail on Visibility
    • 7.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.85% fail on Wipers
  • 4.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 2.5% fail on Seats
      • 1.7% fail on Driver's seat
      • 1.7% fail on Passenger's seat (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.85% fail on System
    • 0.85% fail on Transmission
      • 0.85% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.85% fail on Flexible couplings
    • 0.85% fail on Doors
      • 0.85% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.85% fail on Door condition
  • 3.4% fail on Suspension
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.7% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.85% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.85% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.85% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 2.5% fail on Steering
    • 1.7% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.85% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.85% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.85% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.85% fail on Steering rack
  • 2.5% fail on Tyres
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.85% fail on Size/type
  • 1.7% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.7% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.85% fail on Attachment
      • 0.85% fail on Condition
  • 1.7% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 1.7% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 1.7% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.7% fail on Non catalyst emissions