Hyundai i30 MOT Results

Registered in 2008
55.5% pass rate
from 3,724 tests in 2020
(11% worse than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Hyundai i30 is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (33% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Headlamps (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 7.4% fail on Headlamp (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 5.2% fail on Stop lamp (24% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.99% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Position lamps (41% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Position lamp (40% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.3% fail on Direction indicators (35% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Flashing type (36% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Side repeaters (80% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Individual direction indicators (88% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.054% fail on All direction indicators
      • 0.027% fail on Semaphore
        • 0.027% fail on Arm
    • 0.62% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.51% fail on Battery(ies) (180% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Horn (69% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.43% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.43% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.027% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.027% fail on Switch
    • 0.027% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.027% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.027% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 17% fail on Brakes (77% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 10% fail on Brake performance (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 5.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (160% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 5.5% fail on Rbt (sp) (180% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.027% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.027% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 5.1% fail on Service brake performance (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 5.0% fail on Rbt (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 4.7% fail on Service brake performance (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.59% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.081% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.054% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.027% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.4% fail on Parking brake performance (160% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt (170% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.35% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.081% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.027% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.027% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.62% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.59% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.56% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.027% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.027% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.16% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (70% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (79% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 4.5% fail on Brake pads (80% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Brake discs and drums (84% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.2% fail on Brake discs (85% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.13% fail on Lever (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Cable
        • 0.027% fail on Linkage
    • 1.9% fail on Parking brake control (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Lever (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Hand lever (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Pedal
    • 1.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.67% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.40% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.38% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.11% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.027% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.13% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.027% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 13% fail on Suspension
    • 7.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (97% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Linkage ball joints (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.48% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.35% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.13% fail on Linkage
      • 0.027% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.027% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 4.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.4% fail on Ball joint (32% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.19% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint dust cover (61% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers (35% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.70% fail on Other suspension component (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.081% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.027% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.27% fail on Wheel bearings (65% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.13% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.081% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.19% fail on Springs (96% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Coil springs (97% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Coil spring (97% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.027% fail on Mounting
      • 0.027% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.19% fail on Suspension rods (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.027% fail on Suspension rod
    • 0.11% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.027% fail on Axles
      • 0.027% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.027% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.027% fail on Sub-frame
  • 7.7% fail on Tyres
    • 4.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.27% fail on Size/type
  • 5.6% fail on Steering (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Steering linkage components (190% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Track rod end (190% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint (160% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.081% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.054% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.054% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.43% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.40% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.027% fail on Operation
    • 0.32% fail on Steering play (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.054% fail on Electronic power steering
    • 0.027% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.027% fail on Universal joint
  • 5.6% fail on Visibility
    • 3.1% fail on Washers
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers
    • 0.16% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.13% fail on Windscreen
      • 0.027% fail on Window
    • 0.11% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.11% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.081% fail on View to rear
      • 0.081% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (36% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Exhaust emissions (36% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.94% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (80% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.83% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.11% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.027% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 1.2% fail on Spark ignition (61% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.62% fail on Catalyst emissions (57% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.32% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (79% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.027% fail on Non catalyst emissions
    • 0.19% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.13% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.027% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.027% fail on Other leaks
  • 2.9% fail on Body, chassis, structure (48% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Exhaust system (38% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Doors (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Other passenger's door (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.99% fail on Door condition (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.054% fail on Catch (20 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.16% fail on Door condition
        • 0.027% fail on Catch
      • 0.027% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.027% fail on Door condition
    • 0.13% fail on Transmission (95% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Drive shafts (94% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Joints (94% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.081% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.081% fail on Tank
    • 0.081% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.054% fail on Body
      • 0.027% fail on Panel
      • 0.027% fail on Other body component
    • 0.027% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.027% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.027% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.027% fail on Bracket
    • 0.027% fail on Seats
      • 0.027% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 0.67% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (47% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.38% fail on Condition
      • 0.054% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.027% fail on Attachment
    • 0.24% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (64% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 0.35% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.35% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.19% fail on Road Wheels (63% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Attachment
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