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Alvis TE MOT Results

73.7% pass rate
from 76 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 TE is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.9% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.6% fail on Front wheels
    • 5.3% fail on Parking brake (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 5.3% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.3% fail on Components
        • 1.3% fail on Pipes
      • 1.3% fail on Leaks
    • 1.3% fail on Service brake control components
      • 1.3% fail on Pedal
        • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Hub components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
  • 9.2% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Rear lamps
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.3% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.3% fail on Switch
    • 2.6% fail on Horn
    • 1.3% fail on Battery
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.3% fail on Lamp
  • 7.9% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.6% fail on Washers
    • 2.6% fail on Wipers
    • 1.3% fail on Bonnet
    • 1.3% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.9% fail on Steering
    • 2.6% fail on Steering system
      • 2.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.3% fail on Free play
        • 1.3% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.3% fail on Steering operation
  • 2.6% fail on Suspension
    • 1.3% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 2.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.3% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.3% fail on Chassis
    • 1.3% fail on Seats
      • 1.3% fail on Passengers
  • 1.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.3% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.3% fail on Condition
  • 1.3% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.3% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
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