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Triumph 1500 MOT Results

68.4% pass rate
from 57 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 1500 is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.5% fail on Individual lamps
    • 1.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.8% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.8% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Horn
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 12% fail on Brake performance
      • 11% fail on Front wheels
      • 5.3% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.5% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 3.5% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 1.8% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.8% fail on Components
        • 1.8% fail on Pipes
  • 11% fail on Suspension
    • 5.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.5% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 1.8% fail on Component mounting
    • 5.3% fail on Drive shafts (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 5.3% fail on Front drive shafts (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 3.5% fail on Constant velocity joints
        • 1.8% fail on Couplings
    • 1.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 7.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.5% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.8% fail on Pipe
      • 1.8% fail on Cap
  • 5.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth
  • 5.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.8% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.8% fail on Chassis
    • 1.8% fail on Body condition
    • 1.8% fail on Doors
      • 1.8% fail on Drivers
  • 5.3% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.3% fail on Washers
  • 1.8% fail on Steering
    • 1.8% fail on Steering system
      • 1.8% fail on Track rod end
  • 1.8% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.8% fail on Prescribed areas