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Morris Eight MOT Results

82.8% pass rate
from 93 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 Morris Eight is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.7% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 4.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.1% fail on All direction indicators
        • 1.1% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.1% fail on Switch
    • 3.2% fail on Horn
    • 1.1% fail on Battery
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp
  • 8.6% fail on Brakes
    • 6.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.5% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.2% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Restricted movement
    • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.1% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
  • 4.3% fail on Suspension
    • 4.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 2.2% fail on Spring mounting
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
  • 3.2% fail on Steering
    • 2.2% fail on Steering system
      • 1.1% fail on Steering box
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end
    • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 3.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.2% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.2% fail on Chassis
    • 1.1% fail on Seats
      • 1.1% fail on Drivers
  • 2.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers
  • 1.1% fail on Tyres
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
  • 1.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.1% fail on Requirements
      • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.1% fail on Exhaust system