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Austin Princess MOT Results

81.0% pass rate
from 63 tests in 2017
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 Princess is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 9.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.9% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 4.8% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.2% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance
    • 3.2% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.6% fail on Components
        • 1.6% fail on Hoses
      • 1.6% fail on Leaks
  • 9.5% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 3.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.6% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.6% fail on Individual lamps
    • 1.6% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.6% fail on Lamp
      • 1.6% fail on Tell tale
  • 4.8% fail on Steering
    • 4.8% fail on Steering system
      • 1.6% fail on Steering rack
      • 1.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.6% fail on Steering arm
  • 4.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.2% fail on Emissions
  • 4.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.8% fail on Washers
  • 3.2% fail on Tyres
    • 1.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.6% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.6% fail on Doors
      • 1.6% fail on Passengers front
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