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Rover P4 MOT Results

85.0% pass rate
from 153 tests in 2020
(49% 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 P4 is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.5% fail on Brakes
    • 5.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.9% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 3.9% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 3.3% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 1.3% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.3% fail on Lever
    • 0.65% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 5.9% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (57% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.65% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.65% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.65% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.65% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.65% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.65% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.65% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.65% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 2.6% fail on Steering
    • 2.6% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.3% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.65% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.65% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.65% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.65% fail on Steering play
      • 0.65% fail on Steering box
  • 2.6% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 2.0% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.0% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.65% fail on Transmission
      • 0.65% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.65% fail on Prop shaft
    • 0.65% fail on Body
      • 0.65% fail on Mounting fixings
  • 2.0% fail on Visibility
    • 2.0% fail on Washers
  • 1.3% fail on Suspension (84% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.65% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.65% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.65% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 0.65% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.65% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.65% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.65% fail on Non catalyst emissions
  • 0.65% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.65% fail on Attachment
  • 0.65% fail on Tyres
    • 0.65% fail on Tread depth