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Vanden Plas Princess 1300 MOT Results

76.7% pass rate
from 73 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 Vanden Plas Princess 1300 is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Suspension
    • 4.1% fail on Sub-frames (14 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Condition (35 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.7% fail on Rear
      • 1.4% fail on Front
    • 4.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 4.1% fail on Subframe mounting (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 1.4% fail on Suspension unit
    • 1.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.4% fail on Drive shafts
      • 1.4% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 1.4% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 9.6% fail on Brakes
    • 5.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.5% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.7% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 4.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.1% fail on Components
        • 2.7% fail on Hoses
        • 1.4% fail on Pipes
    • 1.4% fail on Restricted movement
  • 8.2% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 2.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.4% fail on All position lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.7% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.4% fail on Individual lamps
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.4% fail on Horn
  • 5.5% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.1% fail on Washers
    • 1.4% fail on Bonnet
    • 1.4% fail on Wipers
  • 2.7% fail on Steering
    • 1.4% fail on Steering control
      • 1.4% fail on Steering column
    • 1.4% fail on Steering system
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint
  • 2.7% fail on Tyres
    • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Tread depth
  • 2.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 2.7% fail on Exhaust system
  • 1.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.4% fail on Prescribed areas