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Rolls-Royce Silver Spur MOT Results

80.5% pass rate
from 215 tests in 2017
(33% 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 Rolls-Royce Silver Spur is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.8% fail on Brakes
    • 7.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.7% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 4.2% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.47% fail on Front wheels
    • 3.3% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.8% fail on Components
        • 1.9% fail on Pipes
        • 0.93% fail on Reservoirs (6 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 0.47% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.93% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (6 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Leaks
    • 2.3% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.47% fail on ABS
    • 0.47% fail on Hub components
      • 0.47% fail on Brake pads
  • 8.4% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (49% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.9% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.93% fail on Rear lamps
    • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.4% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.47% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.47% fail on Switch
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.93% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.47% fail on Battery
    • 0.47% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.47% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.47% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.47% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.47% fail on Side repeaters
  • 6.5% fail on Suspension
    • 1.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.93% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.93% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.47% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 1.4% fail on Fluid suspension (24 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Operation
      • 0.47% fail on Pipes
      • 0.47% fail on Other components
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.47% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.47% fail on Location
    • 0.47% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.47% fail on Condition
    • 0.47% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.47% fail on Condition
    • 0.47% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.47% fail on Rear
    • 0.47% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 3.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.3% fail on Emissions
    • 0.93% fail on Exhaust system
  • 3.3% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 1.9% fail on Wipers
    • 1.4% fail on Washers
  • 2.8% fail on Tyres
    • 2.8% fail on Condition
  • 1.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.93% fail on Body condition
    • 0.93% fail on Seats
      • 0.93% fail on Drivers
  • 1.4% fail on Steering
    • 0.93% fail on Power steering
      • 0.93% fail on Other components (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Steering system
      • 0.47% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.47% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.47% fail on Registration plate