Hyundai i40 MOT Results

Registered in 2015
80.9% pass rate
from 4,176 tests in 2020
(23% worse than other 2015 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 2015 cars and highlighted areas where the Hyundai i40 is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.5% fail on Tyres (45% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Condition (55% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Tread depth (39% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.12% fail on Size/type
  • 5.1% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (25% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim (79% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim (80% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.096% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamps (100% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp (120% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.024% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.024% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.38% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.29% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.29% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.22% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.072% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.072% fail on Stop lamp (88% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.072% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.072% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.024% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.024% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 5.0% fail on Brakes (85% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Mechanical brake components (120% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Brake linings and pads (140% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 4.1% fail on Brake pads (140% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.41% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.69% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.41% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.41% fail on Rbt
          • 0.34% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.072% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.24% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.24% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.096% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.096% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.048% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.048% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.048% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.024% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.024% fail on Rbt
          • 0.024% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.12% fail on Flexible brake hoses (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.048% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.048% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.048% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.024% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.024% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.024% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.024% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 3.5% fail on Visibility
    • 3.0% fail on Wipers
    • 0.43% fail on Washers (60% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.096% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.096% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.048% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.024% fail on View to rear
      • 0.024% fail on Mirrors
  • 0.91% fail on Suspension
    • 0.41% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.19% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.024% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.024% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.29% fail on Wheel bearings (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.048% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.024% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.024% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.024% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.096% fail on Other suspension component (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Other suspension component (38 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Pins and bushes (9 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.024% fail on Macpherson strut
  • 0.60% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.26% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.024% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.24% fail on Steering gear (7 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Steering rack (7 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.048% fail on Steering coupling (53 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Universal joint (66 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Steering column
  • 0.53% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.53% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.43% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.36% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (150% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.072% fail on Emissions not tested (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 0.096% fail on Spark ignition (69% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.096% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.31% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.12% fail on Seats (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Passenger's seat (11 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.072% fail on Transmission
      • 0.048% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.048% fail on Joints
      • 0.024% fail on Belts
    • 0.072% fail on Doors
      • 0.048% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.048% fail on Door condition
      • 0.024% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.024% fail on Door condition
    • 0.024% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.024% fail on Towbar
      • 0.024% fail on Vehicle structure
  • 0.24% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.22% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.19% fail on Condition
      • 0.024% fail on Requirements
    • 0.024% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.19% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.19% fail on Attachment
  • 0.14% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.14% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.024% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.024% fail on Anchorages
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