Hyundai i40 MOT Results

Registered in 2011
66.8% pass rate
from 732 tests in 2020
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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Hyundai i40 is unusually good or bad.

  • 10% fail on Steering (7 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 9.3% fail on Steering linkage components (8 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 8.9% fail on Track rod end (8 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.27% fail on Locking devices (22 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Steering coupling (74 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Universal joint (84 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Steering play (10 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Steering rack (10 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.27% fail on Steering rack
  • 10% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators (91% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type (91% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 2.5% fail on Side repeaters (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 2.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.27% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.41% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.14% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.14% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.14% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.27% fail on Stop lamp (88% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.14% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.14% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.14% fail on Switch
    • 0.14% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 9.6% fail on Brakes (59% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Brake performance (100% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 4.1% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
          • 3.6% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.68% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.82% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.82% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.27% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.27% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.14% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.14% fail on Rbt
          • 0.14% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 4.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.6% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 3.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.82% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.82% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.96% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Electronic stability control (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Flexible brake hoses (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.27% fail on Electronic parking brake (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.14% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.14% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 5.9% fail on Tyres
    • 3.8% fail on Condition
    • 2.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.27% fail on Size/type
  • 4.8% fail on Suspension (44% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Springs
      • 1.6% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.6% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 1.2% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.68% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.96% fail on Wheel bearings (200% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.14% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.14% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 3.3% fail on Visibility
    • 1.8% fail on Wipers
    • 1.6% fail on Washers
  • 1.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.96% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.55% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.41% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.14% fail on Catalyst emissions
      • 0.41% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.41% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.27% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.14% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.14% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 0.55% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.55% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.27% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Attachment
  • 0.14% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.14% fail on Doors
      • 0.14% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.14% fail on Door condition
  • 0.14% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.14% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
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