LDV Maxus MOT Results

Registered in 2008
50.4% pass rate
from 2,811 tests in 2020
(7.5% worse than other 2008 vans)
Pass rate by mileage
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 2008 vans and highlighted areas where the LDV Maxus is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (10% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 5.5% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (120% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 5.5% fail on Rear fog lamp (120% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 5.3% fail on Rear fog lamp (110% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.0% fail on Switch (19 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on Front fog lamps
        • 0.036% fail on Front fog lamps
    • 5.3% fail on Stop lamp (23% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.6% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.14% fail on All position lamps
    • 4.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.39% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.32% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (35% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Electrical equipment (130% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Battery(ies) (8 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Horn
      • 0.21% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.14% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 3.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on Side repeaters (140% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.96% fail on Individual direction indicators (49% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.1% fail on Rear reflectors (150% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.75% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (11 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale (13 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on Main beam tell-tale
    • 0.39% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.39% fail on Switch
    • 0.25% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.21% fail on Outline marker lamp
      • 0.036% fail on All outline marker lamps
  • 24% fail on Brakes (41% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 15% fail on Brake performance (59% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 8.8% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (35% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 8.8% fail on Rbt (sp) (36% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.036% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 6.4% fail on Service brake performance (120% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 6.4% fail on Rbt (130% worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 4.9% fail on Service brake performance (120% worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake imbalance (180% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.036% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.036% fail on Service brake performance
      • 5.6% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 5.5% fail on Rbt (sp) (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 3.3% fail on Service brake imbalance (4 times worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 3.3% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.071% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.071% fail on Service brake imbalance (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.036% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 2.5% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt
          • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.32% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.036% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.036% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.036% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.036% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.036% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.32% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 7.9% fail on Rigid brake pipes (89% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.5% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.7% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.6% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.036% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.68% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.28% fail on Cable
        • 0.14% fail on Lever
        • 0.14% fail on Pivot (6 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.071% fail on Linkage
        • 0.036% fail on Relay lever
    • 2.5% fail on Parking brake control (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Load sensing valves (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.78% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.53% fail on Pedal
      • 0.25% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.68% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (46% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.071% fail on Electronic stability control (80% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.57% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.53% fail on Hydraulic systems (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.36% fail on Brake fluid (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Reservoirs (4 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on Master cylinder
      • 0.036% fail on Valves
    • 0.43% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.43% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (6 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.11% fail on Servos (4 times worse than other 2008 vans)
  • 14% fail on Suspension (20% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 6.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.9% fail on Ball joint
      • 2.6% fail on Ball joint dust cover (150% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Pins and bushes (92% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (61% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage ball joints (40% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.28% fail on Linkage
      • 0.25% fail on Pins and bushes (79% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (83% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Ball joint dust cover (69% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (89% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.0% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.9% fail on Other suspension component (170% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint (180% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.68% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (6 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Other suspension component
    • 0.89% fail on Macpherson strut (150% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.78% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (4 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.036% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.036% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.64% fail on Shock absorbers (48% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on Springs (94% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Coil springs (95% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Coil spring (95% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Leaf springs (96% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.036% fail on Anchor pins and bushes
        • 0.036% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
      • 0.071% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.071% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.036% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.036% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 13% fail on Visibility (37% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 6.9% fail on Washers (68% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Wipers
    • 1.2% fail on View to rear
      • 1.2% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.71% fail on Bonnet (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.57% fail on Driver's view (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.28% fail on Windscreen
  • 9.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.2% fail on Transmission
      • 4.1% fail on Drive shafts (39% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 3.7% fail on Joints
        • 0.32% fail on Drive shaft (6 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.036% fail on Flexible couplings
        • 0.036% fail on Bearing housing
      • 0.11% fail on Prop shafts (80% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Joints
    • 1.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.2% fail on Doors (120% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.64% fail on Other passenger's door (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.53% fail on Door condition (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.071% fail on Catch
        • 0.036% fail on Hinge
      • 0.32% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.32% fail on Door condition
      • 0.25% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.14% fail on Hinge (12 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Door condition
    • 1.1% fail on Body (97% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.78% fail on Other body component (110% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Panel
      • 0.036% fail on Body condition
      • 0.036% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.82% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.82% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.36% fail on Chassis
      • 0.36% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.25% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.18% fail on Seats
      • 0.14% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.036% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.14% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.11% fail on Carrier
      • 0.036% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.11% fail on Fuel system (85% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Tank
      • 0.036% fail on System
    • 0.071% fail on Load security
      • 0.036% fail on Loading door
      • 0.036% fail on Dropside
        • 0.036% fail on Dropside condition
    • 0.036% fail on Towbar
      • 0.036% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.036% fail on Undertray
  • 8.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (24% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 8.4% fail on Exhaust emissions (27% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 6.1% fail on Compression ignition
        • 3.8% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (51% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.96% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.50% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.036% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.036% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 2.4% fail on Spark ignition (47% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (55% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.036% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.036% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.036% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.85% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.68% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.071% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.071% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.036% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 5.7% fail on Tyres
    • 3.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.39% fail on Size/type
  • 5.0% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (61% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Seat belts (94% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.14% fail on Attachment
      • 0.071% fail on Requirements
    • 1.5% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.071% fail on Airbags
      • 0.071% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 3.2% fail on Steering (42% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Steering linkage components (43% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Track rod end (42% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.28% fail on Steering coupling (8 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Universal joint (8 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on Flexible coupling
    • 0.21% fail on Steering play
      • 0.21% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.14% fail on Power steering (74% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.071% fail on Other components
    • 0.071% fail on Steering gear (89% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Steering rack (89% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.071% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.036% fail on Steering column
  • 1.2% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.36% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests (8 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.36% fail on Doors (11 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Emergency exits (10 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Passenger entrance/exit doors (13 times worse than other 2008 vans)
  • 0.21% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter (11 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Speedometer (16 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.036% fail on Speed limiter
      • 0.036% fail on Speed limiter
      • 0.036% fail on Speed limiter plate
  • 0.14% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.14% fail on Attachment
  • 0.036% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.036% fail on Anchorages
    • 0.036% fail on Belt(s)/padding