Hyundai ix20 MOT Results

Registered in 2012
69.3% pass rate
from 3,712 tests in 2020
(14% 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 ix20 is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (18% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Stop lamp (170% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Position lamps (120% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Position lamp (120% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.054% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.84% fail on Headlamps (60% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Headlamp (59% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.027% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.57% fail on Direction indicators (57% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Flashing type (57% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.40% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.16% fail on Individual direction indicators (78% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.32% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.32% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.027% fail on Switch
    • 0.054% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.054% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.027% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.027% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 9.7% fail on Brakes (85% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 6.5% fail on Brake performance (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 5.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 5.6% fail on Rbt (sp) (8 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.027% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 3.2% fail on Parking brake performance (9 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Rbt (9 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 2.9% fail on Parking brake performance (10 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.16% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.027% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.11% fail on Plate brake tester (11 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.054% fail on Parking brake performance (12 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.054% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (12 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.027% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.027% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.0% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.0% fail on Rbt
          • 0.81% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.22% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.46% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.46% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.35% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.054% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (29% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (39% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 3.4% fail on Brake pads (40% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.46% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.35% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Lever (11 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Cable (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.054% fail on Linkage (27 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.054% fail on Pivot (74 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.38% fail on Lever (120% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.22% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.027% fail on Pedal
    • 0.19% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.13% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.13% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.11% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.027% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.081% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.054% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.027% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.027% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 8.4% fail on Suspension (29% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Springs
      • 3.2% fail on Coil springs
        • 3.2% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.027% fail on Mounting
    • 2.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (200% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Ball joint dust cover (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.081% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.8% fail on Shock absorbers (150% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Suspension arms (70% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint dust cover (92% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint (89% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.35% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.081% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.054% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.027% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.054% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.027% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.027% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.027% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.027% fail on Suspension unit
  • 3.7% fail on Visibility
    • 1.9% fail on Wipers
    • 1.8% fail on Washers
    • 0.081% fail on View to rear
      • 0.081% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.054% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.027% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.027% fail on Windscreen
  • 3.7% fail on Tyres (35% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth (45% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.027% fail on Size/type
  • 3.2% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Steering linkage components (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Track rod end (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.081% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.081% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.57% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.51% fail on Seat belts (120% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Condition (120% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Attachment
    • 0.054% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (81% better than other 2012 cars)
  • 0.40% fail on Body, chassis, structure (76% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Transmission (65% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Drive shafts (68% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Joints (67% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.027% fail on Joints
    • 0.081% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.054% fail on Exhaust system (91% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.054% fail on Doors
      • 0.054% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.054% fail on Door condition
  • 0.32% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.32% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.11% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (92% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.081% fail on Exhaust emissions (94% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.081% fail on Spark ignition (90% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.081% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (84% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.027% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.027% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.081% fail on Road Wheels (75% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.081% fail on Attachment
Read the Honest John Review

  • Hyundai ix20 (2010 - 2018)
    Good range of efficient chain cam engines. Cheap to run. Good visibility. Easy to get in and out of. Plenty of rear passenger and boot space. Attractively facelifted for 2016 model year with newer engines and transmissions.

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