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Austin Seven MOT Results

94.8% pass rate
from 77 tests in 2020
(80% 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 Seven is unusually good or bad.

  • 3.9% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (69% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.3% fail on Individual direction indicators
  • 1.3% fail on Steering
    • 1.3% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.3% fail on Locking devices
  • 1.3% fail on Suspension
    • 1.3% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 1.3% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.3% fail on Condition