Hyundai i40 MOT Results

Registered in 2012
67.5% pass rate
from 4,126 tests in 2020
(23% worse than other 2012 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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Hyundai i40 is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Brakes (100% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (94% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (120% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 5.3% fail on Brake pads (120% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.048% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.2% fail on Brake discs and drums (54% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Brake discs (55% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Brake performance (140% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 3.9% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 3.6% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.53% fail on Service brake imbalance (140% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.073% fail on Plate brake tester (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.048% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.024% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.024% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.024% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.41% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.41% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.22% fail on Brake performance not tested (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.19% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.12% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.073% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.024% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.073% fail on Parking brake performance (75% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.073% fail on Rbt (74% better than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.073% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.70% fail on Rigid brake pipes (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (200% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Electronic stability control (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.39% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.24% fail on Hydraulic systems (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake fluid (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Reservoirs (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Master cylinder
    • 0.12% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.097% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.097% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.024% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.024% fail on Pedal
    • 0.024% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.024% fail on Operation
    • 0.024% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.024% fail on Other components
  • 8.6% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamps (84% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Headlamp (89% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.048% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.29% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (67% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Direction indicators (51% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Flashing type (51% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.12% fail on Individual direction indicators (83% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.19% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.073% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.073% fail on Horn
      • 0.024% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.024% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.15% fail on Position lamps (87% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Position lamp (87% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Stop lamp (93% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.12% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.048% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (84% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Rear fog lamp (84% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.048% fail on Rear fog lamp (84% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 8.3% fail on Steering (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 7.8% fail on Steering linkage components (8 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 7.7% fail on Track rod end (9 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Locking devices (11 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.024% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.024% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.024% fail on Other components
        • 0.024% fail on Steering linkage
    • 0.29% fail on Steering gear (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Steering play (10 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Steering rack (10 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.048% fail on Steering column (18 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Power steering
      • 0.024% fail on Operation
    • 0.024% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.024% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.024% fail on Universal joint
  • 6.5% fail on Tyres
    • 3.7% fail on Condition (41% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.097% fail on Size/type
    • 0.024% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 5.3% fail on Suspension (18% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Springs (47% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Coil springs (47% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Coil spring (47% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Anti-roll bars (53% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Linkage ball joints (120% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Ball joint (190% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.097% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.024% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.024% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 1.1% fail on Suspension arms (46% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.39% fail on Ball joint (59% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Suspension arm (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.90% fail on Wheel bearings (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.12% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.073% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.048% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.073% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.048% fail on Pins and bushes (11 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 4.0% fail on Visibility
    • 2.3% fail on Wipers
    • 1.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.097% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.097% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.097% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.073% fail on View to rear
      • 0.048% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.024% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.024% fail on Bonnet
  • 0.73% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (49% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.58% fail on Exhaust emissions (56% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.19% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.15% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.024% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.024% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
      • 0.12% fail on Spark ignition (85% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.073% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (85% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.024% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.12% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.073% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks (22 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.024% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.024% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.024% fail on Undertray
  • 0.46% fail on Body, chassis, structure (73% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Transmission (69% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Drive shafts (71% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Joints (70% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.024% fail on Joints
    • 0.097% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.048% fail on Body
      • 0.024% fail on Panel
      • 0.024% fail on Other body component
    • 0.048% fail on Doors
      • 0.048% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.048% fail on Door condition
    • 0.048% fail on Undertray
    • 0.024% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.44% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.27% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.27% fail on Condition
    • 0.19% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.39% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.34% fail on Attachment
    • 0.048% fail on Condition
  • 0.34% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.34% fail on Registration plates
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