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Sunbeam Tiger MOT Results

87.4% pass rate
from 95 tests in 2020
(57% 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 Sunbeam Tiger is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.3% fail on Brakes
    • 3.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.1% fail on Rbt
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 1.1% fail on Decelerometer
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.1% fail on Brake fluid
    • 1.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 4.2% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (69% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.1% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 1.1% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.1% fail on Horn
  • 4.2% fail on Suspension
    • 2.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.1% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.1% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.1% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 3.2% fail on Visibility
    • 3.2% fail on Washers
  • 1.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
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