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Alvis TD MOT Results

78.6% pass rate
from 103 tests in 2017
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 Alvis TD is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Battery
    • 1.9% fail on Electrical wiring (8 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.97% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.97% fail on Front lamps
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.97% fail on Horn
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 7.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.9% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.97% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.97% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.9% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.9% fail on Components
        • 1.9% fail on Cylinders (26 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 0.97% fail on Hoses
      • 0.97% fail on Operation
      • 0.97% fail on Leaks
    • 1.9% fail on Hub components
      • 0.97% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.97% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.97% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.97% fail on Condition
    • 0.97% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.97% fail on Clevis joint
  • 7.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.9% fail on Washers
    • 3.9% fail on Wipers
  • 4.9% fail on Suspension
    • 1.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.97% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.97% fail on Attachment
    • 0.97% fail on General condition
    • 0.97% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.97% fail on Front
    • 0.97% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.97% fail on Component mounting
  • 3.9% fail on Steering
    • 2.9% fail on Steering system
      • 1.9% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.97% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.97% fail on Steering operation
  • 1.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.9% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.97% fail on Tyres
    • 0.97% fail on Condition
  • 0.97% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.97% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.97% fail on Condition
  • 0.97% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.97% fail on Seats
      • 0.97% fail on Passengers
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