Hyundai Getz MOT Results

Registered in 2005
50.8% pass rate
from 7,534 tests in 2020
(8.2% worse than other 2005 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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Hyundai Getz is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 9.1% fail on Stop lamp (93% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Position lamps (27% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Position lamp (28% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.013% fail on Switch
    • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.23% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (30% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamps (51% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp (52% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.74% fail on Direction indicators (73% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Flashing type (73% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.56% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.19% fail on Individual direction indicators (90% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (31% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Rear fog lamp (31% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.66% fail on Rear fog lamp (30% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.027% fail on Switch
    • 0.66% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.50% fail on Battery(ies) (65% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Horn (61% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.027% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.027% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 17% fail on Suspension
    • 8.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (34% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (78% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Linkage ball joints (29% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint dust cover (64% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.20% fail on Linkage (51% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (59% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.013% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 4.2% fail on Sub-frames (10 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Sub-frame (20 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.013% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 3.6% fail on Shock absorbers (140% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Suspension arms (53% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint (46% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.44% fail on Suspension arm (74% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Pins and bushes (88% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.89% fail on Wheel bearings (41% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.16% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.093% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.080% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.20% fail on Other suspension component (55% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.040% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.027% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.013% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.066% fail on Springs (98% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on Coil springs (99% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.040% fail on Coil spring (99% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on Mounting
      • 0.013% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.066% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.066% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.013% fail on Axles
      • 0.013% fail on Axle
  • 17% fail on Body, chassis, structure (100% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 11% fail on Transmission (190% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 10% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 10% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.040% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.36% fail on Prop shafts (70% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Joints (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Exhaust system (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.35% fail on Sub-frame (20 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.35% fail on Sub-frame condition (21 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (63% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Body
      • 0.19% fail on Panel
      • 0.15% fail on Other body component
      • 0.013% fail on Body condition
    • 0.17% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.16% fail on Chassis
      • 0.16% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.16% fail on Fuel system (68% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Tank
      • 0.066% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (69% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Hose
    • 0.12% fail on Seats
      • 0.11% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.013% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.053% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.053% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.053% fail on Doors (88% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.040% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.040% fail on Door condition
      • 0.013% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.013% fail on Door condition
    • 0.013% fail on Towbar
      • 0.013% fail on Towbar condition
    • 0.013% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.013% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.013% fail on Cabs
      • 0.013% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 12% fail on Visibility (55% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Wipers (77% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Washers (50% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.12% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.12% fail on View to rear (56% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.053% fail on Condition of glass (69% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on Windscreen
  • 11% fail on Brakes (20% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Rigid brake pipes (74% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Brake performance (53% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance (23% better than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.76% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.027% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.027% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.013% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.013% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.64% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.62% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.50% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.17% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.013% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.013% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.53% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (87% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Rbt (sp) (87% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.29% fail on Parking brake performance (83% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on Rbt (82% better than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.29% fail on Parking brake performance (80% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (46% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (43% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Brake pads (43% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.64% fail on Brake discs and drums (53% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.58% fail on Brake discs (57% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.053% fail on Brake drums
    • 1.3% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.3% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.013% fail on Electronic braking system
      • 0.013% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.25% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.21% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.027% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.013% fail on Valves
    • 0.23% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (52% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.066% fail on Pedal
    • 0.19% fail on Parking brake control (65% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Lever (61% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.080% fail on Flexible brake hoses (74% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.066% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (74% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
      • 0.013% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.013% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.013% fail on Servos
    • 0.013% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.013% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.013% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 10% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (47% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 9.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (49% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 9.5% fail on Spark ignition (92% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 5.6% fail on Catalyst emissions (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 1.9% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.053% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 0.53% fail on Compression ignition (70% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.11% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (89% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (78% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.080% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.053% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.027% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.013% fail on Catalytic converter
          • 0.013% fail on Other emission control equipment
    • 0.81% fail on Fluid leaks (59% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Engine oil leaks (80% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.027% fail on Other leaks
  • 7.6% fail on Tyres
    • 4.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.31% fail on Size/type
  • 2.0% fail on Steering (52% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Steering linkage components (56% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Track rod end (64% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.11% fail on Locking devices (190% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.013% fail on Other components
        • 0.013% fail on Steering component
    • 0.42% fail on Power steering
      • 0.27% fail on Pipes and hoses (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Operation
      • 0.080% fail on Other components
      • 0.013% fail on Pump
      • 0.013% fail on Rams
    • 0.21% fail on Steering gear (66% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Steering rack (67% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Operation
    • 0.027% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.013% fail on Steering play
      • 0.013% fail on Steering rack
  • 1.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (56% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.57% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.46% fail on Condition
      • 0.027% fail on Requirements
    • 0.12% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (92% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.013% fail on Airbags
      • 0.013% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.93% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.93% fail on Registration plates (37% worse than other 2005 cars)
  • 0.19% fail on Road Wheels (63% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment (65% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.053% fail on Condition
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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