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Bentley Turbo MOT Results

75.1% pass rate
from 333 tests in 2017
Number of tests by age
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 Bentley Turbo is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 9.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 8.4% fail on Parking brake performance (150% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.30% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.30% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.30% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.2% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.1% fail on Components
        • 1.8% fail on Pipes
        • 0.30% fail on Valves
      • 1.8% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (14 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Leaks
    • 3.0% fail on Parking brake (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Hub components
      • 0.90% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.60% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.90% fail on ABS (7 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.30% fail on Cable
  • 11% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 3.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.30% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.30% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.30% fail on Dipswitch
    • 3.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.4% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.90% fail on Front lamps
    • 1.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.60% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.60% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.60% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.90% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.60% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.30% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.30% fail on Switch
    • 0.90% fail on Horn
    • 0.60% fail on Stop lamp (79% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Battery
    • 0.30% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.30% fail on Switch
  • 10% fail on Suspension
    • 3.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.1% fail on Spring mounting
      • 1.2% fail on Component mounting
    • 2.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.1% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension (17 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Drive shafts (27 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Fluid suspension (26 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Pipes (44 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Other components (47 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Suspension unit
      • 0.30% fail on Accumulator
      • 0.30% fail on Levelling valve
    • 1.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.60% fail on Condition (7 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.2% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.2% fail on Rear
      • 0.30% fail on Front
    • 0.90% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.60% fail on Condition
      • 0.30% fail on Location
    • 0.30% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.30% fail on Condition
    • 0.30% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 5.4% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.3% fail on Washers
    • 2.7% fail on Wipers
    • 0.30% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.1% fail on Seats (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Drivers (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Body condition
    • 0.60% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.60% fail on Chassis
    • 0.30% fail on Doors
      • 0.30% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.30% fail on Spare wheel
  • 2.7% fail on Steering
    • 1.5% fail on Steering system
      • 1.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.30% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.90% fail on Power steering
      • 0.60% fail on Other components
      • 0.30% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.30% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.30% fail on Locking devices
  • 2.7% fail on Tyres
    • 2.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.30% fail on Tread depth
  • 2.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.8% fail on Emissions
    • 0.90% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.30% fail on Hose
      • 0.30% fail on Pipe
      • 0.30% fail on Cap
  • 0.90% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.90% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.60% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.30% fail on Condition
  • 0.90% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.90% fail on Registration plate