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Triumph TR5 MOT Results

88.7% pass rate
from 203 tests in 2020
(58% 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 Triumph TR5 is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.9% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (49% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 3.0% fail on Horn
      • 0.49% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.49% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.49% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.49% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.49% fail on Stop lamp
  • 5.4% fail on Visibility
    • 3.9% fail on Washers
    • 1.5% fail on Wipers
    • 0.49% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.4% fail on Brakes (64% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Brake performance (66% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 2.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.99% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.99% fail on Rbt
          • 0.99% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.99% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.99% fail on Rbt
          • 0.99% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.49% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 0.49% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.49% fail on Servos
    • 0.49% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 2.0% fail on Steering
    • 0.99% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.99% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.49% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.49% fail on Steering play
      • 0.49% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.99% fail on Suspension (88% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.49% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 0.49% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.49% fail on Exhaust system