Hyundai Accent MOT Results

Registered in 2000
46.5% pass rate
from 419 tests in 2020
(16% worse than other 2000 cars)
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 2000 cars and highlighted areas where the Hyundai Accent is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Brakes (77% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 20% fail on Brake performance (150% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 13% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 13% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 7.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 7.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 5.3% fail on Service brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 3.6% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 6.7% fail on Service brake performance (110% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 6.7% fail on Rbt (110% worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 5.3% fail on Service brake performance (100% worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 5.7% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 5.7% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 5.5% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
          • 0.24% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake performance not tested (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 8.8% fail on Rigid brake pipes (150% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.9% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 1.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.4% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.4% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.24% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.24% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.4% fail on Hydraulic systems (4 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake fluid (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Reservoirs
    • 1.2% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.95% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.48% fail on Pedal
    • 0.95% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.95% fail on Lever
    • 0.95% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (7 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.24% fail on Leaks
  • 25% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (37% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 8.6% fail on Stop lamp (74% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 5.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.48% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 5.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.8% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.24% fail on All position lamps
    • 4.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.72% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.6% fail on Electrical equipment (150% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.95% fail on Horn
      • 0.24% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 2.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 2.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 2.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 2.4% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.2% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.72% fail on All direction indicators (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on Side repeaters
  • 17% fail on Suspension
    • 5.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 4.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.4% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.72% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.24% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 3.3% fail on Wheel bearings (120% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.4% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.72% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Linkage
    • 2.9% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.7% fail on Sub-frames
      • 1.2% fail on Sub-frame (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.24% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.48% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.48% fail on Macpherson strut (6 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.48% fail on Ball joint
  • 17% fail on Body, chassis, structure (49% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 9.5% fail on Transmission (160% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 9.1% fail on Drive shafts (160% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 9.1% fail on Joints (160% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.48% fail on Joints
    • 3.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.95% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
      • 0.24% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.24% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 1.2% fail on Doors
      • 0.48% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.48% fail on Door condition
      • 0.48% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.48% fail on Door condition
      • 0.24% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.24% fail on Door condition
    • 0.95% fail on Chassis
      • 0.95% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.72% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.72% fail on Body
      • 0.48% fail on Other body component
      • 0.24% fail on Panel
  • 12% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 11% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 11% fail on Spark ignition
        • 6.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 4.3% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.95% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.24% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 0.95% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.48% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.24% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.24% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.7% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.4% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.24% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 9.8% fail on Visibility
    • 4.8% fail on Wipers
    • 4.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.48% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.24% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.24% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.24% fail on Windscreen
  • 5.5% fail on Tyres
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.24% fail on Size/type
  • 3.8% fail on Steering
    • 2.1% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.48% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.2% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.2% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.24% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.24% fail on Power steering
      • 0.24% fail on Operation
  • 3.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.24% fail on Requirements
      • 0.24% fail on Condition
    • 0.72% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 2.1% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.24% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.24% fail on Belt(s)/padding

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