Hyundai Accent MOT Results

Registered in 2001
46.2% pass rate
from 1,087 tests in 2017
(8.5% worse than other 2001 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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Hyundai Accent is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Brakes (60% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 22% fail on Brake performance (130% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 12% fail on Parking brake performance (160% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 11% fail on Rear wheels (170% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 7.9% fail on Front wheels (160% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.74% fail on Brake performance not tested (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Brake operation
    • 9.6% fail on Hydraulic systems (48% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 8.4% fail on Components (38% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 8.1% fail on Pipes (88% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.092% fail on Hoses
      • 1.6% fail on Leaks (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.092% fail on Operation
    • 2.6% fail on Hub components
      • 2.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.28% fail on Wheel cylinder (8 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Brake drums (14 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Brake discs (80% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Brake back plates
    • 2.0% fail on Parking brake (83% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Condition (84% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on ABS
    • 0.46% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.092% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.092% fail on Pedal
        • 0.092% fail on Anti-slip
  • 27% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.2% fail on Stop lamp (53% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 7.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 7.1% fail on Front lamps (36% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Rear lamps (59% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on All position lamps
    • 7.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.092% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.092% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.6% fail on Battery (150% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.7% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Direction indicators (53% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Flashing type (53% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.28% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.092% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.55% fail on Horn
  • 21% fail on Suspension
    • 8.5% fail on Drive shafts (94% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 8.2% fail on Front drive shafts (91% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 8.2% fail on Constant velocity joints (92% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.28% fail on Drive shafts
    • 4.2% fail on Wheel bearings (140% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Front (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Rear
    • 3.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.4% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.37% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.18% fail on Subframe mounting (79% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Suspension arms (35% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (54% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (51% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (66% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.74% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Sub-frames (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.83% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.46% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.46% fail on Condition
    • 0.28% fail on Coil springs (93% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Condition (95% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Location
    • 0.18% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.092% fail on Condition
      • 0.092% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.092% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.092% fail on Condition
    • 0.092% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.092% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.1% fail on Wipers
    • 4.1% fail on Washers
    • 0.37% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.18% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.092% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 9.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 5.4% fail on Emissions (43% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.37% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.18% fail on Pipe
      • 0.092% fail on Hose
      • 0.092% fail on System
  • 8.1% fail on Tyres
    • 5.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.9% fail on Condition
    • 0.28% fail on Size/type
    • 0.18% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.9% fail on Steering
    • 4.7% fail on Steering system
      • 4.3% fail on Track rod end (65% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.18% fail on Steering rack (81% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Power steering
      • 0.18% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 2.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.7% fail on Body condition
    • 0.83% fail on Doors
      • 0.64% fail on Drivers (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.092% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.37% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.37% fail on Chassis
    • 0.092% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.092% fail on Body security
  • 2.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (51% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.37% fail on Condition
    • 0.18% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (88% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (88% better than other 2001 cars)
  • 1.9% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate

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