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Jensen-Healey Healey MOT Results

81.8% pass rate
from 55 tests in 2020
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 Jensen-Healey Healey is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.8% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.8% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.8% fail on Horn
  • 9.1% fail on Brakes
    • 9.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 5.5% fail on Rbt
          • 3.6% fail on Service brake performance
          • 3.6% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 3.6% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 3.6% fail on Rbt
          • 3.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 3.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.6% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 1.8% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 1.8% fail on Pedal
    • 1.8% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 3.6% fail on Visibility
    • 1.8% fail on Wipers
    • 1.8% fail on Washers
  • 3.6% fail on Suspension
    • 1.8% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.8% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 1.8% fail on Steering
    • 1.8% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.8% fail on Track rod end
  • 1.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 1.8% fail on Seats
      • 1.8% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 1.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 1.8% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 1.8% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.8% fail on Non catalyst emissions
Read the Honest John Review

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