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Triumph TR5 MOT Results

85.9% pass rate
from 341 tests in 2017
(52% 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.

  • 8.2% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (50% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Horn
    • 2.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.88% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.59% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.29% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.29% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.29% fail on Switch
    • 1.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.59% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.59% fail on Rear lamps
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.59% fail on Headlamp (81% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.29% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.29% fail on Dipswitch
    • 0.88% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.29% fail on Battery
  • 5.9% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.1% fail on Washers
    • 2.1% fail on Wipers
  • 4.7% fail on Brakes (60% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Brake performance (58% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.2% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.88% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.59% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 0.88% fail on Hydraulic systems (74% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Components
        • 0.29% fail on Pipes
        • 0.29% fail on Hoses
      • 0.29% fail on Leaks
    • 0.29% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.29% fail on Condition
    • 0.29% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.29% fail on Pedal
        • 0.29% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.29% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.29% fail on Components
        • 0.29% fail on Servos
  • 1.8% fail on Suspension (82% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.59% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.59% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.59% fail on Rear
      • 0.29% fail on Front
    • 0.29% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.29% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.29% fail on Condition
  • 1.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (75% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.59% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.29% fail on Pipe
      • 0.29% fail on System
  • 0.59% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.59% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.59% fail on Condition
  • 0.29% fail on Steering
    • 0.29% fail on Steering system
      • 0.29% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.29% fail on Tyres
    • 0.29% fail on Tread depth
  • 0.29% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.29% fail on Seats
      • 0.29% fail on Drivers