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Talbot Alpine MOT Results

84.7% pass rate
from 118 tests in 2017
(48% 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 Talbot Alpine is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.8% fail on Brakes
    • 5.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.4% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.85% fail on Front wheels
    • 3.4% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.5% fail on Components
        • 1.7% fail on Pipes
        • 0.85% fail on Valves
      • 0.85% fail on Leaks
    • 0.85% fail on Hub components
      • 0.85% fail on Brake discs
  • 5.9% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (64% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.85% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.85% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.85% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.85% fail on Headlamp aim
  • 5.1% fail on Suspension
    • 3.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.5% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.85% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.85% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.85% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.85% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 5.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.4% fail on Washers
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers
  • 2.5% fail on Steering
    • 2.5% fail on Steering system
      • 2.5% fail on Track rod end
  • 2.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.85% fail on Emissions
    • 0.85% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.85% fail on Hose
  • 0.85% fail on Tyres
    • 0.85% fail on Condition
  • 0.85% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.85% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.85% fail on Chassis
  • 0.85% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.85% fail on Registration plate
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