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Triumph TR6

78.8% pass rate
from 3,331 tests in 2016
(30% better than other pre-1990 cars)
Number of tests by age
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 TR6 is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (31% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.3% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.2% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.60% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.18% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.090% fail on Switch
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamps (24% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp (26% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.21% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.18% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.060% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.060% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.060% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.060% fail on Switch
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim (48% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps (40% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.78% fail on Front lamps (66% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.090% fail on Switch
    • 2.3% fail on Horn
    • 0.75% fail on Registration plate lamp (74% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.57% fail on Battery (59% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Hazard warning (74% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Lamp (73% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Switch
      • 0.060% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.15% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.030% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.030% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.030% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 7.6% fail on Brakes (36% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Brake performance (30% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.8% fail on Parking brake performance (24% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Rear wheels (25% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.39% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.030% fail on Brake operation
    • 1.7% fail on Hydraulic systems (53% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Components (57% better than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 0.57% fail on Hoses (54% better than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Pipes (65% better than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 0.090% fail on Servos
        • 0.060% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.42% fail on Leaks
      • 0.060% fail on Operation
    • 0.33% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.33% fail on Pedal
        • 0.24% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.090% fail on Condition
    • 0.30% fail on Hub components (68% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.090% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.030% fail on Brake drums
    • 0.18% fail on Air and vacuum systems (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Components (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 0.090% fail on Servos (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 0.030% fail on Hoses
      • 0.030% fail on Operation
      • 0.030% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
    • 0.15% fail on Parking brake (82% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Condition (82% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.12% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.090% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
      • 0.030% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
    • 0.030% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.030% fail on Brake slack adjuster
  • 6.2% fail on Driver's view of the road (18% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Washers
    • 2.0% fail on Wipers (39% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.090% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.060% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.6% fail on Suspension (56% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Wheel bearings (35% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Front
      • 0.45% fail on Rear
    • 1.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.90% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.78% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment
      • 0.030% fail on Condition
    • 0.72% fail on Prescribed areas (83% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Component mounting (78% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.030% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.66% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.66% fail on Condition
    • 0.27% fail on Anti-roll bars (62% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Condition
      • 0.090% fail on Attachment
      • 0.030% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.030% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.030% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.18% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.15% fail on Drive shafts (87% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.12% fail on Universal joint
        • 0.030% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.090% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.090% fail on Condition
    • 0.090% fail on Axles (73% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Swivel joints/housing
      • 0.030% fail on King pins
    • 0.060% fail on Coil springs (84% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Condition
    • 0.060% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.030% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.030% fail on Attachment
    • 0.030% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.030% fail on Attachment
  • 3.7% fail on Steering (25% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Steering system (22% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Steering rack
      • 1.3% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.15% fail on Other components
        • 0.090% fail on Steering component
        • 0.060% fail on Steering pivot point
      • 0.12% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.090% fail on Free play
        • 0.090% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.75% fail on Steering control
      • 0.51% fail on Steering column (180% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.24% fail on Universal joint
        • 0.060% fail on Flexible coupling
      • 0.030% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.030% fail on Steering shaft
    • 0.060% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.030% fail on Locking devices
  • 1.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (71% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.36% fail on System
      • 0.21% fail on Pipe
      • 0.15% fail on Cap
      • 0.090% fail on Hose
    • 0.66% fail on Exhaust system (75% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Emissions (87% better than other pre-1990 cars)
  • 1.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (59% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Seats
      • 0.54% fail on Drivers
      • 0.30% fail on Passengers
    • 0.45% fail on Vehicle structure (61% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Chassis (61% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Body condition (75% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Doors (62% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Drivers
      • 0.090% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.060% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.030% fail on Load security
      • 0.030% fail on Bootlid
  • 0.66% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (71% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Seat belts (71% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Prescribed areas (75% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Condition
      • 0.090% fail on Attachment
      • 0.030% fail on Requirements
  • 0.60% fail on Tyres (76% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Condition (81% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Tread depth (75% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.090% fail on Size/type
  • 0.30% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Attachment
    • 0.030% fail on Condition
  • 0.27% fail on Registration plates and VIN (68% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Registration plate (71% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.060% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.030% fail on Towbars
    • 0.030% fail on Vehicle structure
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