Do you have a minute to answer an electric vehicle survey? Start the survey | No thanks

Austin Healey Other Models MOT Results

81.8% pass rate
from 446 tests in 2020
(33% 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 Austin Healey Other Models is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.7% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (35% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.7% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.7% fail on Horn
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.90% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.67% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamp aim (62% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.90% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.22% fail on Switch
    • 0.90% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.22% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 5.8% fail on Brakes (39% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.67% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.22% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.22% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.8% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.45% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt
          • 0.90% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.45% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.45% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (13 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.90% fail on Lever
    • 0.45% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.45% fail on Pedal
    • 0.22% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.22% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.22% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.22% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 5.4% fail on Visibility
    • 4.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.67% fail on Bonnet (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on View to rear
      • 0.67% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.67% fail on Wipers (72% better than other pre-1990 cars)
  • 2.7% fail on Suspension (67% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.90% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.90% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.45% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.22% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.45% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.22% fail on Springs
      • 0.22% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.22% fail on Leaf spring
    • 0.22% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.22% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 2.2% fail on Steering
    • 0.90% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.67% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.22% fail on Steering box
    • 0.67% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.45% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.45% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.22% fail on Steering play
      • 0.22% fail on Steering box
  • 1.3% fail on Road Wheels (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Attachment
    • 0.45% fail on Condition (11 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Hubs
  • 1.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure (84% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.45% fail on Pipe
    • 0.22% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.22% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.22% fail on Chassis
      • 0.22% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.22% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.22% fail on Doors
      • 0.22% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.22% fail on Door condition
  • 0.45% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.45% fail on Speedometer
  • 0.45% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (89% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.22% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.22% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.22% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.22% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.22% fail on Tyres
    • 0.22% fail on Tread depth