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Lincoln Continental MOT Results

86.4% pass rate
from 59 tests in 2017
(54% 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 Lincoln Continental is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.8% fail on Brakes
    • 5.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.7% fail on Rear wheels
    • 1.7% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.7% fail on Components
        • 1.7% fail on Pipes
        • 1.7% fail on Hoses
  • 5.1% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 3.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Front lamps
    • 3.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.4% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.7% fail on Battery
    • 1.7% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.7% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.7% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.7% fail on Lamp
  • 5.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.4% fail on Washers
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers
  • 3.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.4% fail on Requirements (21 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
  • 3.4% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.4% fail on Emissions
  • 1.7% fail on Steering
    • 1.7% fail on Steering system
      • 1.7% fail on Steering arm
  • 1.7% fail on Suspension
    • 1.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.7% fail on Attachment
  • 1.7% fail on Tyres
    • 1.7% fail on Tread depth