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Triumph TR8 MOT Results

78.0% pass rate
from 59 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 TR8 is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 5.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 5.1% fail on Fog lamp
      • 1.7% fail on Tell tale
    • 3.4% fail on Hazard warning
      • 3.4% fail on Lamp (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.7% fail on Battery
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.7% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.7% fail on Horn
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 8.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 3.4% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.4% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance
    • 3.4% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 3.4% fail on Components
        • 3.4% fail on Hoses
    • 1.7% fail on Hub components
      • 1.7% fail on Brake discs
  • 6.8% fail on Suspension
    • 3.4% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.7% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 1.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.7% fail on Attachment
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.7% fail on Front
    • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.7% fail on Component mounting
  • 6.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 5.1% fail on Emissions
  • 6.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.1% fail on Washers
    • 1.7% fail on Bonnet
  • 5.1% fail on Steering
    • 5.1% fail on Steering system
      • 5.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.7% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.7% fail on Power steering
      • 1.7% fail on Pump
  • 3.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.7% fail on Speedometer
    • 1.7% fail on Body condition