Hyundai Matrix MOT Results

Registered in 2008
65.2% pass rate
from 817 tests in 2017
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 Matrix is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (35% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.8% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp (60% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Position lamps (85% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Front lamps (84% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Rear lamps (78% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.73% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.61% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.37% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.49% fail on Battery
    • 0.37% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.12% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.12% fail on Fog lamp
  • 9.5% fail on Suspension (29% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Drive shafts (98% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Front drive shafts (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 3.9% fail on Constant velocity joints (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.12% fail on Condition
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment
    • 1.8% fail on Sub-frames (17 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Condition (51 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Macpherson strut (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.86% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.61% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.61% fail on Condition
    • 0.49% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.37% fail on Front
      • 0.12% fail on Rear
    • 0.24% fail on Anti-roll bars (92% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.12% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.12% fail on Location
  • 9.1% fail on Brakes
    • 4.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.3% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.37% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.12% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.12% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.12% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.5% fail on Hydraulic systems (160% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Components (190% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 3.4% fail on Pipes (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Operation
    • 1.3% fail on Hub components (56% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Brake pads (60% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.12% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 0.37% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.37% fail on Condition
    • 0.37% fail on ABS
    • 0.24% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.12% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.12% fail on Pedal
        • 0.12% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.12% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.12% fail on Components
        • 0.12% fail on Servos
  • 8.9% fail on Tyres
    • 4.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.24% fail on Valve stem
  • 8.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.8% fail on Wipers (87% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.24% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (7 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (7 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Drivers airbag (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
  • 2.9% fail on Steering (82% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Steering system (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Track rod end (160% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.12% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.12% fail on Locking devices
  • 1.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.49% fail on Emissions
    • 0.37% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 1.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.49% fail on Seats (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Passengers (10 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Body condition
    • 0.24% fail on Doors
      • 0.24% fail on Passengers other
  • 0.49% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.49% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.12% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.12% fail on Attachment

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