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Austin A60 MOT Results

81.5% pass rate
from 162 tests in 2017
(37% 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 A60 is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.62% fail on Dipswitch
    • 3.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.9% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.1% fail on Horn
    • 2.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.62% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.62% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.62% fail on Switch
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (6 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
  • 8.0% fail on Brakes
    • 6.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.7% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.1% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.2% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.62% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 1.9% fail on Restricted movement (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.62% fail on Pedal
        • 0.62% fail on Condition
    • 0.62% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.62% fail on Leaks
    • 0.62% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.62% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 5.6% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.62% fail on Wipers
  • 3.1% fail on Suspension (68% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.2% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.62% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.62% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 0.62% fail on Shackle
    • 0.62% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.62% fail on Location
    • 0.62% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.62% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.62% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.62% fail on Condition
  • 3.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.9% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.2% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.62% fail on Pipe
      • 0.62% fail on Cap
  • 2.5% fail on Steering
    • 1.9% fail on Steering system
      • 1.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.62% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.62% fail on Other components
        • 0.62% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.62% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.62% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.62% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.62% fail on Chassis
    • 0.62% fail on Body condition
    • 0.62% fail on Doors
      • 0.62% fail on Passengers front
  • 1.2% fail on Tyres
    • 0.62% fail on Condition
    • 0.62% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.2% fail on Prescribed areas