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Rolls-Royce Silver Spur MOT Results

82.7% pass rate
from 150 tests in 2020
(34% 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.

  • 8.7% fail on Brakes (5.9% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Brake performance (14% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 5.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (88% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 4.7% fail on Rbt (sp) (80% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 0.67% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance (76% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt (82% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
          • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance (66% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
          • 0.67% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.67% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.67% fail on Rbt
          • 0.67% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.67% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (120% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake linings and pads (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Brake pads (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.67% fail on Brake slack adjuster
    • 1.3% fail on Parking brake control (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes (17% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (8 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.67% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.67% fail on Other braking system component
    • 0.67% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.67% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 5.3% fail on Suspension (32% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Sub-frames (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension (27 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Pipes (74 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Accumulator
      • 0.67% fail on Other components
    • 0.67% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.67% fail on Springs
      • 0.67% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.67% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.67% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.67% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.67% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 4.7% fail on Visibility (25% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Wipers (37% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Washers (52% better than other pre-1990 cars)
  • 4.0% fail on Steering (7.2% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Steering gear (77% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Steering rack (110% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Steering linkage components (0.89% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Track rod end
    • 1.3% fail on Power steering (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Other components (8 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
  • 3.3% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (74% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Direction indicators (50% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Flashing type (50% better than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 0.67% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.67% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.67% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.67% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.67% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.67% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.67% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.67% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 2.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (52% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Fluid leaks (120% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.67% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.67% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.67% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.67% fail on Non catalyst emissions
  • 1.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (80% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Doors
      • 0.67% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.67% fail on Door condition
    • 0.67% fail on Seats
      • 0.67% fail on Driver's seat
  • 1.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (19% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Seat belts (18% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Prescribed areas (27% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Condition
  • 0.67% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.67% fail on Registration plates