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Daimler SP250 Dart MOT Results

84.8% pass rate
from 217 tests in 2020
(44% 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 Daimler SP250 Dart is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.9% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (49% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.46% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.92% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.92% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.92% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.46% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.46% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.46% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 4.1% fail on Brakes (57% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Brake performance (62% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.8% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt
          • 1.4% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.92% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.92% fail on Rbt
          • 0.46% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.46% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.92% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.92% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.92% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 1.4% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.92% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.92% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.46% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.46% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.46% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.46% fail on Pedal
  • 4.1% fail on Visibility
    • 3.2% fail on Washers
    • 1.4% fail on Wipers
  • 2.3% fail on Suspension (72% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.46% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.46% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint
  • 2.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (66% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on Seats
      • 0.92% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.46% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.46% fail on Chassis
      • 0.46% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.46% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.46% fail on System
    • 0.46% fail on Transmission
      • 0.46% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.46% fail on Joints
  • 1.4% fail on Steering
    • 0.46% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.46% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.46% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.46% fail on Steering play
      • 0.46% fail on Steering box
  • 0.92% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.92% fail on Attachment
  • 0.46% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.46% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.46% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.46% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.46% fail on Attachment
  • 0.46% fail on Tyres
    • 0.46% fail on Condition
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