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Triumph 1300 MOT Results

76.5% pass rate
from 98 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 Triumph 1300 is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Suspension
    • 5.1% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.1% fail on Subframe mounting (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Component mounting
    • 4.1% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.0% fail on Front
      • 2.0% fail on Rear
    • 3.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.0% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Brake performance
      • 8.2% fail on Front wheels
      • 4.1% fail on Rear wheels
      • 4.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
    • 1.0% fail on Mechanical components
      • 1.0% fail on Cable
    • 1.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.0% fail on Components
        • 1.0% fail on Hoses
  • 7.1% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 4.1% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.0% fail on Battery
    • 1.0% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.0% fail on Front lamps
    • 1.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.0% fail on Individual lamps
    • 1.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.0% fail on Horn
  • 6.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 3.1% fail on System (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Tank
      • 1.0% fail on Pipe
    • 1.0% fail on Emissions
  • 5.1% fail on Steering
    • 5.1% fail on Steering system
      • 4.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.0% fail on Free play
        • 1.0% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.0% fail on Steering control
      • 1.0% fail on Steering coupling
        • 1.0% fail on Universal joint
  • 5.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.1% fail on Washers
    • 2.0% fail on Wipers
  • 4.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.1% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 3.1% fail on Chassis
    • 2.0% fail on Body condition
  • 2.0% fail on Tyres
    • 1.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.0% fail on Prescribed areas