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Aston Martin Vantage MOT Results

86.8% pass rate
from 159 tests in 2017
(55% 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 Vantage is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.2% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (50% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Horn
    • 1.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.63% fail on Rear lamps
    • 1.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.3% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.3% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.63% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.63% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.63% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.63% fail on Lamp
  • 3.8% fail on Brakes (68% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Service brake control components
      • 1.3% fail on Pedal
        • 1.3% fail on Anti-slip (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Hub components
      • 0.63% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.63% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.3% fail on Brake performance (85% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.63% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.63% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.63% fail on Leaks
  • 3.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.1% fail on Washers
    • 1.3% fail on Wipers
  • 3.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.3% fail on Emissions
    • 1.3% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.63% fail on Pipe
      • 0.63% fail on System
    • 0.63% fail on Exhaust system
  • 1.9% fail on Suspension (81% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.3% fail on Component mounting
    • 0.63% fail on Axles
      • 0.63% fail on King pins
  • 1.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.63% fail on Condition
      • 0.63% fail on Attachment
      • 0.63% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.3% fail on Steering
    • 0.63% fail on Steering control
      • 0.63% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.63% fail on Power steering
      • 0.63% fail on Other components
  • 0.63% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.63% fail on Registration plate