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Rover 100 MOT Results

86.6% pass rate
from 157 tests in 2020
(51% 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 Rover 100 is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.0% fail on Brakes (24% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Brake performance (8.5% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (57% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt (sp) (23% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (4.5% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt (sp) (9.4% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake imbalance (8.3% better than other pre-1990 cars)
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance (2.3% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance (37% better than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (35% better than other pre-1990 cars)
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance (22% better than other pre-1990 cars)
          • 0.64% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance (12% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (16% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
          • 1.3% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.64% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.64% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.64% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 4.5% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (65% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamps (9.4% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp (8.6% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Dipswitch
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamp aim (62% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.64% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.3% fail on Stop lamp (50% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (2.9% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Electrical equipment (42% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Horn (18% better than other pre-1990 cars)
  • 3.2% fail on Visibility (49% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Washers (39% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Wipers
  • 3.2% fail on Suspension (59% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (200% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (9 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Suspension arms (31% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes (120% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Springs
      • 0.64% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.64% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
    • 0.64% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 3.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure (52% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Exhaust system (36% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Chassis
      • 0.64% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.64% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.64% fail on Pipe
    • 0.64% fail on Doors
      • 0.64% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.64% fail on Catch
    • 0.64% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.64% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 1.9% fail on Steering (49% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Steering linkage components (36% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.64% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.64% fail on Steering play
      • 0.64% fail on Steering box
  • 0.64% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.64% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.64% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.64% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.64% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.64% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.64% fail on Tyres
    • 0.64% fail on Tread depth