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Riley 1.5 MOT Results

80.0% pass rate
from 65 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 Riley 1.5 is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.7% fail on Brakes
    • 6.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 6.2% fail on Rbt
          • 3.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 3.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 4.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 4.6% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.5% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt
          • 1.5% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 1.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 7.7% fail on Visibility
    • 7.7% fail on Washers
    • 1.5% fail on Wipers
  • 7.7% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.6% fail on Position lamp
    • 4.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.1% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 1.5% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.5% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.5% fail on Horn
  • 7.7% fail on Suspension
    • 3.1% fail on Springs
      • 3.1% fail on Leaf springs (17 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Anchor bracket
        • 1.5% fail on Anchor pins and bushes
        • 1.5% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
    • 1.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.5% fail on Suspension arm
    • 1.5% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.5% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 1.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 3.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 3.1% fail on Pipe (8 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
  • 1.5% fail on Steering
    • 1.5% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.5% fail on Steering rack