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Aston Martin DB4 MOT Results

88.2% pass rate
from 178 tests in 2017
(60% better than other pre-1990 cars)
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 Aston Martin DB4 is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.7% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (59% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.1% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.56% fail on Tell tales
    • 0.56% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.56% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.56% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.56% fail on Horn
  • 2.8% fail on Suspension (71% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.56% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.56% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.56% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.56% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.56% fail on Front
    • 0.56% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.56% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.56% fail on Spring mounting
  • 2.8% fail on Brakes (76% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Brake performance (73% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.56% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.56% fail on Components
        • 0.56% fail on Hoses
  • 2.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.56% fail on Windscreen
  • 1.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.1% fail on System
    • 0.56% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.56% fail on Steering
    • 0.56% fail on Steering system
      • 0.56% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.56% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.56% fail on Speedometer