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Marlin Roadster MOT Results

76.6% pass rate
from 77 tests in 2017
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 Marlin Roadster is unusually good or bad.

  • 17% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.2% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 1.3% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 1.3% fail on Switch
    • 5.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.6% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.3% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.6% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.3% fail on Fog lamp
      • 1.3% fail on Switch
    • 2.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.6% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.3% fail on Lamp
      • 1.3% fail on Switch
    • 1.3% fail on Battery
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 1.3% fail on Horn
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 12% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.5% fail on Front wheels
      • 5.2% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.9% fail on Service brake performance
      • 3.9% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.3% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 1.3% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.3% fail on Components
        • 1.3% fail on Reservoirs
    • 1.3% fail on Hub components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake pads
  • 9.1% fail on Steering
    • 7.8% fail on Steering system
      • 2.6% fail on Steering rack
      • 2.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.3% fail on Free play
        • 1.3% fail on Steering rack
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.3% fail on Locking devices
  • 5.2% fail on Suspension
    • 2.6% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.3% fail on Leaf springs
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 1.3% fail on Shackle
      • 1.3% fail on Shackle bracket
      • 1.3% fail on Securing bolts
    • 1.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.3% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 1.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.3% fail on Rear
  • 2.6% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.6% fail on Wipers
    • 1.3% fail on Washers
  • 2.6% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate
    • 1.3% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 1.3% fail on Tyres
    • 1.3% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.3% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.3% fail on Condition
  • 1.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.3% fail on Speedometer
    • 1.3% fail on Doors
      • 1.3% fail on Drivers
  • 1.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.3% fail on Emissions