Hyundai i20 MOT Results

Registered in 2014
78.3% pass rate
from 13,351 tests in 2020
(4.7% better than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Hyundai i20 is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.9% fail on Visibility (71% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Wipers (93% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Washers (46% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Driver's view (59% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.037% fail on Condition of glass (38% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Windscreen (37% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.015% fail on View to rear (74% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Mirrors (73% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 4.8% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (17% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim (2.3% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim (0.49% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (25% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamps (1.2% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp (3.8% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Headlamp levelling device (60% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (39% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Stop lamp (61% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Direction indicators (64% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Flashing type (64% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Side repeaters (59% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.037% fail on Individual direction indicators (71% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Electrical equipment (45% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Battery(ies) (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Horn (91% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.045% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (81% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Rear fog lamp (81% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.045% fail on Rear fog lamp (80% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.022% fail on Position lamps (32% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Position lamp (25% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.022% fail on Reversing lamps (75% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Reversing lamps (74% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 4.5% fail on Brakes (10% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Mechanical brake components (19% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Brake linings and pads (6.9% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Brake pads (6.6% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0075% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.25% fail on Brake discs and drums (65% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Brake discs (66% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0075% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.0075% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.0075% fail on Brake slack adjuster
    • 1.3% fail on Brake performance (3.6% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Service brake performance (9.5% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.62% fail on Rbt (13% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.49% fail on Service brake performance (18% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.16% fail on Service brake imbalance (14% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.030% fail on Plate brake tester (150% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.030% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0075% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.0075% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.51% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (24% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.50% fail on Rbt (sp) (28% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0075% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.40% fail on Parking brake performance (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Rbt (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.35% fail on Parking brake performance (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.022% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (25% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.0075% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.015% fail on Decelerometer (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.0075% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.0075% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.0075% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.0075% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.10% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (22% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Rbt (sp) (18% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.067% fail on Service brake imbalance (20% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.045% fail on Service brake performance (14% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Brake performance not tested (56% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Anti-lock braking system (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Electronic stability control (190% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Rigid brake pipes (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Parking brake control (92% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Lever (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (81% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Hand lever (180% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Pedal (58% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.030% fail on Hydraulic systems (0.68% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Brake fluid (50% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0075% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.0075% fail on Servos
    • 0.0075% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.0075% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.0075% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 3.5% fail on Tyres (27% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Condition (18% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Tread depth (37% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Size/type (28% worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 2.4% fail on Suspension (32% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.78% fail on Springs (50% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Coil springs (50% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.78% fail on Coil spring (50% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.58% fail on Suspension arms (47% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint (57% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Pins and bushes (91% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Shock absorbers (9.4% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Anti-roll bars (39% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (100% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Linkage ball joints (23% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Ball joint dust cover (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Ball joint (28% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Anti-roll bar (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (15% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0075% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0075% fail on Linkage
    • 0.11% fail on Wheel bearings (28% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.067% fail on Other suspension component (25% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Ball joint (27% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Ball joint dust cover (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0075% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0075% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.0075% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.0075% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.0075% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 0.90% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (20% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.87% fail on Exhaust emissions (20% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Spark ignition (24% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.50% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (33% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Catalyst emissions (13% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.045% fail on Emissions not tested (8.4% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0075% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 0.11% fail on Compression ignition (77% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.075% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (66% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (90% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.015% fail on Emissions not tested (39% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0075% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
    • 0.037% fail on Fluid leaks (16% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Engine oil leaks (10% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0075% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 0.53% fail on Body, chassis, structure (56% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Transmission (62% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Drive shafts (62% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Joints (64% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0075% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.015% fail on Prop shafts (50% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.015% fail on Joints (23% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.090% fail on Doors (21% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Other passenger's door (57% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.052% fail on Door condition (64% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Front passenger's door (56% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.037% fail on Door condition (63% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.067% fail on Body (80% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Other body component (75% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0075% fail on Body condition
      • 0.0075% fail on Panel
    • 0.052% fail on Exhaust system (87% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.052% fail on Bumpers (22% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.052% fail on Seats (54% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Passenger's seat (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0075% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.0075% fail on Chassis
      • 0.0075% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.0075% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.0075% fail on Pipe
    • 0.0075% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.0075% fail on Engine mounting condition
  • 0.35% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (0.78% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (7.2% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Seat belts (17% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Condition (11% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.022% fail on Airbags (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Drivers airbag (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.22% fail on Steering (55% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Steering linkage components (68% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Track rod end (71% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0075% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0075% fail on Other components
        • 0.0075% fail on Steering component
      • 0.0075% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.090% fail on Steering gear (76% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Steering rack (70% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0075% fail on Steering box
    • 0.0075% fail on Steering play
      • 0.0075% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.13% fail on Identification of the vehicle (37% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Registration plates (37% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.11% fail on Road Wheels (50% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.060% fail on Attachment (65% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.052% fail on Condition (0.61% better than other 2014 cars)
Read the Honest John Review

  • Hyundai i20 (2009 - 2015)
    Easy to drive and refined. Very well built. Five-year warranty as standard. Neat and tidy styling. Decent room in the back seat. Good economy from entry-level 1.2-litre.

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