Hyundai Getz MOT Results

Registered in 2003
45.8% pass rate
from 4,273 tests in 2020
(15% worse than other 2003 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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the Hyundai Getz is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Suspension (24% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 12% fail on Anti-roll bars (120% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Ball joint dust cover (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Linkage ball joints (48% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.28% fail on Linkage
      • 0.21% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.070% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (88% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.070% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.023% fail on Anti-roll bar
    • 3.9% fail on Sub-frames (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Sub-frame (14 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.023% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 3.2% fail on Suspension arms (49% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.96% fail on Ball joint (67% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Pins and bushes (73% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.9% fail on Shock absorbers (110% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.21% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.14% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.070% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.16% fail on Other suspension component (69% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.070% fail on Ball joint (76% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.047% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.047% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.094% fail on Springs (97% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.070% fail on Coil springs (98% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.070% fail on Coil spring (98% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.047% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.047% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 22% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.8% fail on Stop lamp (44% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp levelling device (68% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Matched pair
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.40% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.0% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.070% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.2% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.047% fail on Switch
    • 0.87% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.75% fail on Battery(ies) (97% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Horn (79% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.49% fail on Direction indicators (80% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Flashing type (80% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.35% fail on Individual direction indicators (78% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.094% fail on Side repeaters (88% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.047% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.023% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.023% fail on Switch
    • 0.023% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.023% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.023% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 19% fail on Body, chassis, structure (97% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 11% fail on Transmission (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 11% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 11% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.094% fail on Flexible couplings (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.023% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.37% fail on Prop shafts (95% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Joints (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Exhaust system (94% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Integral vehicle structure (59% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
      • 0.33% fail on Sub-frame (12 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.33% fail on Sub-frame condition (13 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Body (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Panel (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Other body component (120% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Body condition
    • 0.40% fail on Chassis
      • 0.40% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.26% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.23% fail on Fuel system (62% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.094% fail on Tank
      • 0.094% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.047% fail on Pipe
    • 0.12% fail on Doors (80% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.070% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.047% fail on Door condition
        • 0.023% fail on Catch
      • 0.047% fail on Other passenger's door (85% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.047% fail on Door condition (84% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.070% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.047% fail on Bracket
      • 0.023% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.047% fail on Floor
    • 0.047% fail on Seats (82% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.047% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.047% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.047% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.023% fail on Cabs
      • 0.023% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 8.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes (100% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Brake performance (39% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.5% fail on Rbt
          • 2.5% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance (61% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.047% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.023% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.023% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.91% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (47% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.91% fail on Rbt (sp) (45% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.82% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.23% fail on Service brake performance (62% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (88% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.49% fail on Rbt (sp) (88% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.16% fail on Parking brake performance (91% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Rbt (90% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.12% fail on Parking brake performance (92% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.023% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.023% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
    • 2.4% fail on Mechanical brake components (29% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.49% fail on Brake discs and drums (60% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.49% fail on Brake discs (60% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.023% fail on Lever
    • 0.70% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (47% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.70% fail on Anti-lock braking system (37% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Hydraulic systems (83% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Brake fluid (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.047% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.26% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (56% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Pedal
      • 0.12% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.21% fail on Parking brake control (61% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Lever (60% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.094% fail on Flexible brake hoses (78% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.047% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.023% fail on Leaks
      • 0.023% fail on Servos
    • 0.047% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.023% fail on Other components
      • 0.023% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.023% fail on Other braking system component
    • 0.023% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.023% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 12% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (45% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 11% fail on Exhaust emissions (44% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 11% fail on Spark ignition (69% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 7.9% fail on Catalyst emissions (150% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (23% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Emissions not tested (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.094% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 0.47% fail on Compression ignition (64% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (150% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.070% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.047% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (94% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.047% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.023% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.2% fail on Fluid leaks (76% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Engine oil leaks (100% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.047% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.023% fail on Other leaks
  • 12% fail on Visibility (39% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Wipers (59% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Washers (34% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on View to rear
      • 0.30% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.14% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.14% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.094% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.094% fail on Windscreen
  • 8.6% fail on Tyres (19% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Tread depth (20% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.49% fail on Size/type
  • 3.9% fail on Steering (20% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Steering linkage components (33% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Track rod end (35% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.12% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.047% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.023% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.80% fail on Power steering (120% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Pipes and hoses (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Operation (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.094% fail on Other components
      • 0.047% fail on Pump
    • 0.56% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.56% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.16% fail on Prescribed areas (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.047% fail on Steering play
      • 0.047% fail on Steering rack
  • 2.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (24% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas (41% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Condition
    • 0.37% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (75% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.023% fail on Airbags
      • 0.023% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 1.2% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.14% fail on Road Wheels (70% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Attachment
  • 0.023% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.023% fail on Belt(s)/padding
Read the Honest John Review

  • Hyundai Getz (2002 - 2008)
    Bright, roomy cabin. Rear seat folds to create a flat load floor. Peppy performance. Good provision of convenience and safety kit. Decent ride. Goof (for its day) 4-Star NCAP safety rating.

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