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Aston Martin DBS MOT Results

83.1% pass rate
from 59 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 Aston Martin DBS is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.5% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.1% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 3.4% fail on Horn
      • 1.7% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.7% fail on Stop lamp
  • 5.1% fail on Brakes
    • 3.4% fail on Parking brake control (8 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Lever (8 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.7% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
  • 5.1% fail on Steering
    • 1.7% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.7% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.7% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.7% fail on Track rod end
    • 1.7% fail on Power steering
      • 1.7% fail on Other components
    • 1.7% fail on Steering wheel
  • 3.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.7% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.7% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
  • 1.7% fail on Visibility
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers
    • 1.7% fail on Washers
  • 1.7% fail on Suspension
    • 1.7% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.7% fail on Ball joint dust cover