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Singer Gazelle MOT Results

77.7% pass rate
from 121 tests in 2017
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 Singer Gazelle is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 9.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 6.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.83% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.7% fail on Hub components
      • 0.83% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.83% fail on Brake calipers
  • 6.6% fail on Suspension
    • 2.5% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.5% fail on Front
    • 1.7% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.83% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.83% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.83% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.83% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.83% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 5.8% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (65% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.7% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.83% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.83% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.83% fail on Horn
  • 5.0% fail on Steering
    • 5.0% fail on Steering system
      • 3.3% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.7% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Other components
        • 0.83% fail on Steering pivot point
  • 4.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.1% fail on Washers
  • 3.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.5% fail on Body condition
    • 0.83% fail on Doors
      • 0.83% fail on Passengers other
  • 0.83% fail on Tyres
    • 0.83% fail on Condition
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