Hyundai i30 MOT Results

Registered in 2007
56.0% pass rate
from 1,183 tests in 2020
(7.4% 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.

  • 19% fail on Brakes (73% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 11% fail on Brake performance (99% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.6% fail on Service brake performance (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 5.5% fail on Rbt (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 5.2% fail on Service brake performance (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.51% fail on Service brake imbalance (1.4% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.085% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.085% fail on Service brake performance
      • 5.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (91% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 5.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Parking brake performance (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Rbt (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 2.7% fail on Parking brake performance (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.085% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.085% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.085% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.085% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.085% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.085% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.76% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (18% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.59% fail on Rbt (sp) (6.2% better than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.59% fail on Service brake imbalance (15% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Plate brake tester (sp) (22 times worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.17% fail on Service brake imbalance (25 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Mechanical brake components (77% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 5.4% fail on Brake pads (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.085% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.9% fail on Brake discs and drums (43% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Brake discs (44% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Parking brake control (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Lever (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes (28% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Hand lever (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.76% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (25% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Anti-lock braking system (29% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Electronic stability control (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (11% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (18% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.085% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.085% fail on Other components
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (25% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Headlamps (85% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 7.4% fail on Headlamp (91% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 7.1% fail on Stop lamp (67% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (47% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim (10% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim (20% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (63% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Direction indicators (65% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on Flashing type (65% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.59% fail on Side repeaters (2.2% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Individual direction indicators (85% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Electrical equipment (29% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Battery(ies) (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.25% fail on Position lamps (50% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Position lamp (60% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.085% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.085% fail on Switch
    • 0.085% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.085% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.085% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 15% fail on Suspension (4.9% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 9.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Linkage ball joints (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (3.8% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (86% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Linkage (28% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint dust cover (78% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Suspension arms (0.30% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Ball joint (40% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Pins and bushes (33% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint dust cover (19% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Suspension arm (25% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.93% fail on Shock absorbers (46% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.76% fail on Wheel bearings (23% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Springs (85% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Coil springs (85% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.68% fail on Coil spring (85% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Other suspension component (38% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Ball joint (180% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Macpherson strut (46% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.25% fail on Sub-frames (39% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Sub-frame (18% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.085% fail on Axles
      • 0.085% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.085% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.085% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.085% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 8.1% fail on Steering (190% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 7.8% fail on Steering linkage components (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 7.6% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint (25% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.34% fail on Steering gear (19% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Steering rack (16% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.085% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 7.6% fail on Tyres (7.2% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Tread depth (5.2% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Condition (2.4% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Size/type (35% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 6.0% fail on Visibility (4.1% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Washers (12% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Wipers (7.7% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.085% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.085% fail on View to rear
      • 0.085% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure (48% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Exhaust system (25% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Doors (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Other passenger's door (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Door condition (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.085% fail on Door condition
    • 0.17% fail on Body (9.3% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Panel
      • 0.085% fail on Other body component
    • 0.085% fail on Transmission
      • 0.085% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.085% fail on Joints
  • 3.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (43% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Exhaust emissions (41% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Compression ignition (27% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (85% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.34% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (15% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.085% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.3% fail on Spark ignition (67% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.68% fail on Catalyst emissions (63% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.42% fail on Emissions not tested (23% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.34% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (81% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.085% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.085% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.51% fail on Road Wheels (3.1% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Attachment (31% worse than other 2007 cars)
  • 0.17% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (90% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.085% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.085% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.085% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.085% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.085% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.085% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.085% fail on Anchorages
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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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