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Reliant Kitten MOT Results

66.7% pass rate
from 114 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 Reliant Kitten is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 6.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.5% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.88% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.88% fail on Front lamps
    • 3.5% fail on Hazard warning (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Lamp (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Switch
    • 2.6% fail on Battery
    • 2.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.88% fail on Individual lamps
    • 2.6% fail on Horn
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.88% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.88% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.88% fail on Headlamp
  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 13% fail on Brake performance
      • 8.8% fail on Parking brake performance (160% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 7.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 4.4% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.6% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.88% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 1.8% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.8% fail on Components
        • 0.88% fail on Pipes
        • 0.88% fail on Hoses
    • 0.88% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.88% fail on Condition
    • 0.88% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.88% fail on Pedal
        • 0.88% fail on Anti-slip
  • 11% fail on Suspension
    • 4.4% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.88% fail on Condition
    • 2.6% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.6% fail on Front
    • 2.6% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.88% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.88% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.88% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.88% fail on Shackle bracket
    • 0.88% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.88% fail on Location
    • 0.88% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.88% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 9.6% fail on Emissions (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.88% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.88% fail on Cap
  • 7.9% fail on Steering
    • 7.0% fail on Steering system
      • 3.5% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.8% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.88% fail on Free play
        • 0.88% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.88% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.88% fail on Steering control
      • 0.88% fail on Steering column
  • 7.9% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.3% fail on Wipers
    • 1.8% fail on Washers
    • 1.8% fail on Mirrors (7 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
  • 3.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.8% fail on Doors
      • 1.8% fail on Passengers front (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.88% fail on Chassis
    • 0.88% fail on Seats
      • 0.88% fail on Passengers
  • 2.6% fail on Tyres
    • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 0.88% fail on Size/type
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