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Wolseley Hornet MOT Results

79.9% pass rate
from 149 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 Wolseley Hornet is unusually good or bad.

  • 10% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 3.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.67% fail on Rear lamps
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.3% fail on Battery
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.67% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.67% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 0.67% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.67% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.67% fail on Individual lamps
  • 10% fail on Brakes
    • 9.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.4% fail on Front wheels
      • 5.4% fail on Rear wheels
      • 4.0% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.67% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.67% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.3% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.3% fail on Components
        • 1.3% fail on Hoses
        • 0.67% fail on Reservoirs
    • 1.3% fail on Hub components
      • 1.3% fail on Wheel cylinder (22 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Restricted movement
  • 8.7% fail on Suspension
    • 3.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.4% fail on Subframe mounting (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Component mounting
    • 2.7% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.7% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.0% fail on Constant velocity joints
        • 0.67% fail on Couplings
    • 1.3% fail on Sub-frames
      • 1.3% fail on Condition (10 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.67% fail on Front
      • 0.67% fail on Rear
    • 0.67% fail on General condition
    • 0.67% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.67% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.67% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 5.4% fail on Steering
    • 4.7% fail on Steering system
      • 2.0% fail on Steering rack
      • 2.0% fail on Ball joint (6 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Free play
        • 0.67% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.67% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.67% fail on Steering control
      • 0.67% fail on Steering column
  • 2.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.67% fail on Attachment
  • 2.0% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.67% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.67% fail on Chassis
    • 0.67% fail on Body condition
    • 0.67% fail on Doors
      • 0.67% fail on Passengers front
  • 2.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 1.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.67% fail on Wipers
  • 1.3% fail on Tyres
    • 0.67% fail on Condition
    • 0.67% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.3% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.67% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.67% fail on Registration plate
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