Hyundai Accent MOT Results

Registered in 2004
52.7% pass rate
from 948 tests in 2017
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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Hyundai Accent is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.0% fail on Position lamps (32% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 8.5% fail on Front lamps (59% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Rear lamps (67% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 8.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.1% fail on Headlamp aim (30% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamps (47% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp (45% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.53% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.11% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.53% fail on Horn
    • 0.42% fail on Direction indicators (86% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Flashing type (86% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.42% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.11% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.11% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.11% fail on Lamp
    • 0.11% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 17% fail on Suspension
    • 4.9% fail on Drive shafts
      • 4.7% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 4.7% fail on Constant velocity joints
      • 0.11% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.11% fail on Drive shafts
    • 3.9% fail on Prescribed areas (170% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Component mounting (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 2.7% fail on Suspension arms (38% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.3% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.3% fail on Condition
    • 2.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (62% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.84% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (81% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.4% fail on Macpherson strut (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.1% fail on Front
      • 0.21% fail on Rear
    • 0.42% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.42% fail on Condition
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 9.2% fail on Hydraulic systems (78% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 8.3% fail on Components (73% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 7.8% fail on Pipes (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.42% fail on Reservoirs (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Hoses (80% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Cylinders
      • 1.5% fail on Leaks (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.42% fail on Operation (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Brake performance (29% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.0% fail on Rear wheels (46% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance (75% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.53% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.21% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.7% fail on Hub components
      • 2.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.2% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.11% fail on Brake back plates
    • 0.74% fail on ABS
    • 0.63% fail on Service brake control components (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Pedal (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.42% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.21% fail on Condition
    • 0.42% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.42% fail on Condition
    • 0.11% fail on Restricted movement
  • 9.6% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.1% fail on Wipers
    • 3.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.74% fail on Bonnet (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.42% fail on Mirrors
  • 9.1% fail on Tyres
    • 5.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type
  • 7.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.9% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.8% fail on Emissions
    • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.42% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.21% fail on Tank
      • 0.11% fail on Pipe
      • 0.11% fail on System
  • 4.0% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (130% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Doors (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Passengers other (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Drivers (11 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.74% fail on Vehicle structure (180% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Chassis (180% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Body condition
  • 2.6% fail on Steering (46% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Steering system (52% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Track rod end (47% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.32% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.21% fail on Power steering
      • 0.11% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.11% fail on Other components
    • 0.21% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.11% fail on Steering control
      • 0.11% fail on Steering lock
  • 2.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.74% fail on Condition
      • 0.21% fail on Requirements
    • 0.32% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (80% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (79% better than other 2004 cars)
  • 1.3% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.11% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.11% fail on Condition

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