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Triumph TR6 MOT Results

79.7% pass rate
from 2,763 tests in 2017
(31% 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.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (32% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.90% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.33% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.18% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.036% fail on Switch
    • 3.0% fail on Horn (47% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamps (34% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp (32% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.18% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.072% fail on Switch
      • 0.036% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.036% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.036% fail on Matched pair
    • 2.1% fail on Position lamps (42% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.72% fail on Front lamps (67% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.036% fail on Switch
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim (58% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plate lamp (62% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Battery (55% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Hazard warning (64% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Lamp (74% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Switch
      • 0.11% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.22% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.036% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.036% fail on Fog lamp
  • 6.6% fail on Brakes (43% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Brake performance (32% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.9% fail on Rear wheels (25% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Parking brake performance (36% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.40% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.072% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.98% fail on Hydraulic systems (71% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Components (77% better than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 0.33% fail on Hoses (72% better than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on Pipes (79% better than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 0.072% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.036% fail on Servos
      • 0.22% fail on Operation
      • 0.22% fail on Leaks
    • 0.29% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.29% fail on Pedal
        • 0.25% fail on Condition
        • 0.036% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.29% fail on Hub components (66% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.072% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.036% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.036% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.036% fail on Brake back plates
    • 0.22% fail on Parking brake (74% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Condition (74% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.072% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.072% fail on Components
        • 0.072% fail on Servos
    • 0.036% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.036% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.036% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 5.2% fail on Driver's view of the road (27% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Washers
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers (39% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.036% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.036% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.2% fail on Suspension (57% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.98% fail on Front
      • 0.76% fail on Rear
    • 0.72% fail on Suspension arms (43% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.58% fail on Prescribed areas (85% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Component mounting (79% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.40% fail on Shock absorbers (60% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Condition (60% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.11% fail on Attachment
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.072% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.072% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.18% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.14% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.11% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.036% fail on Attachment
    • 0.11% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.072% fail on Condition
      • 0.036% fail on Location
    • 0.036% fail on Axles
      • 0.036% fail on Swivel joints/housing
  • 3.4% fail on Steering (24% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Steering system
      • 1.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.0% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.18% fail on Other components
        • 0.11% fail on Steering pivot point
        • 0.036% fail on Steering component
        • 0.036% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.11% fail on Free play
        • 0.11% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.11% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.036% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.54% fail on Steering control
      • 0.36% fail on Steering column
      • 0.14% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.14% fail on Universal joint
      • 0.036% fail on Steering shaft
    • 0.072% fail on Steering operation
  • 1.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (69% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.36% fail on System
      • 0.33% fail on Pipe
      • 0.18% fail on Hose
      • 0.036% fail on Tank
    • 0.83% fail on Exhaust system (65% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.072% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.036% fail on Emissions
  • 1.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (65% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Body condition (70% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Seats
      • 0.29% fail on Drivers
      • 0.18% fail on Passengers
    • 0.29% fail on Vehicle structure (73% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Chassis (73% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Load security
      • 0.14% fail on Bootlid (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Doors (81% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Drivers
      • 0.072% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.072% fail on Speedometer
  • 0.72% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (67% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Seat belts (66% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Prescribed areas (69% better than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
      • 0.072% fail on Attachment
      • 0.036% fail on Requirements
  • 0.43% fail on Tyres (80% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Tread depth (68% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Condition (86% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.036% fail on Size/type
  • 0.18% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.18% fail on Attachment
  • 0.11% fail on Registration plates and VIN (87% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Registration plate (86% better than other pre-1990 cars)
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