Hyundai i30 MOT Results

Registered in 2007
53.9% pass rate
from 1,314 tests in 2020
(9.2% worse than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Hyundai i30 is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (18% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 7.9% fail on Headlamps (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 7.8% fail on Headlamp (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 6.6% fail on Stop lamp (47% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (78% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.99% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.2% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.076% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.68% fail on Direction indicators (71% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Flashing type (71% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.15% fail on Individual direction indicators (91% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.53% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.076% fail on Horn
    • 0.15% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.15% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.15% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 17% fail on Brakes (61% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 11% fail on Brake performance (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 6.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 6.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Service brake performance (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 5.4% fail on Rbt (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 4.9% fail on Service brake performance (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.61% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 3.0% fail on Parking brake performance (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Rbt (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 2.6% fail on Parking brake performance (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.15% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.076% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.15% fail on Decelerometer (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.15% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (14 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake imbalance (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.23% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.15% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (66% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (71% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 4.3% fail on Brake pads (69% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.076% fail on Brake linings
      • 2.4% fail on Brake discs and drums (81% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Brake discs (77% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.076% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.15% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.076% fail on Rod
        • 0.076% fail on Linkage
    • 2.0% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.6% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Hand lever (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Parking brake control (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.23% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.23% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.076% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 15% fail on Suspension
    • 10.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Linkage ball joints (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.38% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.30% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.30% fail on Linkage
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.076% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.076% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.6% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.5% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.61% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.076% fail on Suspension arm
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.46% fail on Springs (90% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Coil springs (90% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.46% fail on Coil spring (90% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.38% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.30% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.076% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.076% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.076% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.076% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.076% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.076% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.076% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.076% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 6.8% fail on Steering (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Steering linkage components (170% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Track rod end (190% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.076% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.076% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.076% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.076% fail on Lock stop
    • 0.53% fail on Steering play (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.15% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.076% fail on Power steering
      • 0.076% fail on Operation
    • 0.076% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.076% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.076% fail on Universal joint
  • 6.5% fail on Tyres
    • 4.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Size/type
  • 5.7% fail on Visibility
    • 2.9% fail on Washers
    • 2.8% fail on Wipers
    • 0.15% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.076% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.076% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.6% fail on Body, chassis, structure (28% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.7% fail on Doors (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Other passenger's door (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Door condition (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.15% fail on Door condition
    • 0.23% fail on Transmission (92% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Drive shafts (91% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Joints (91% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.076% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.076% fail on Tank
    • 0.076% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.076% fail on Engine mounting condition
  • 4.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.3% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.8% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (99% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.076% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.076% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.076% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.076% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.7% fail on Spark ignition (54% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.99% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.46% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (75% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.076% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.076% fail on Other emission control equipment
    • 0.15% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.076% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.076% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.61% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.61% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.30% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (81% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.23% fail on Condition
    • 0.076% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.23% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.23% fail on Attachment
  • 0.076% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests
    • 0.076% fail on Doors
      • 0.076% fail on Passenger entrance/exit doors
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  • Hyundai i30 (2007 - 2012)
    Well equipped. Refined. Good ride and handling. Economical. Available as a 1.6 diesel auto, which is rare. Five-year unlimited mile warranty.

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