Hyundai Santa Fe MOT Results

Registered in 2001
47.8% pass rate
from 368 tests in 2017
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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Hyundai Santa Fe is unusually good or bad.

  • 32% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (23% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 9.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 8.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 7.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 7.3% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.82% fail on Rear lamps
    • 7.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.6% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 3.3% fail on Fog lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Battery (160% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.27% fail on Horn
  • 26% fail on Suspension
    • 9.8% fail on Suspension arms (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 8.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (91% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Condition (7 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Attachment
    • 5.7% fail on Drive shafts
      • 5.7% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 5.7% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 4.6% fail on Front suspension joints (180% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.9% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.54% fail on Attachment
    • 2.4% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.4% fail on Condition
    • 2.2% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.6% fail on Condition
      • 0.54% fail on Location
    • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.54% fail on Component mounting (83% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.54% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.82% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.82% fail on Condition
    • 0.82% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.82% fail on Front
    • 0.54% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.54% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.54% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.27% fail on Condition
      • 0.27% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.27% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.27% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.27% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.27% fail on Condition
    • 0.27% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 4.6% fail on Hub components
      • 3.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.54% fail on Brake back plates (19 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Brake calipers
    • 4.3% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.3% fail on Components
        • 3.8% fail on Pipes
        • 0.54% fail on Hoses
    • 3.0% fail on Brake performance (68% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.82% fail on Parking brake performance (83% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Parking brake operation
      • 0.27% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.27% fail on Front wheels
    • 1.6% fail on ABS
    • 0.54% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.27% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.27% fail on Condition
    • 0.27% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.27% fail on Pedal
        • 0.27% fail on Anti-slip
  • 7.9% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.4% fail on Wipers
    • 1.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.82% fail on Bonnet (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Windscreen
  • 6.8% fail on Tyres
    • 4.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
  • 6.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.2% fail on Emissions
    • 0.82% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.27% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.27% fail on System
  • 3.0% fail on Steering
    • 2.2% fail on Steering system
      • 1.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.54% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.54% fail on Power steering
      • 0.27% fail on Operation
      • 0.27% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.27% fail on Rams
    • 0.27% fail on Locking devices
  • 1.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (64% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
      • 0.27% fail on Requirements
  • 1.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.1% fail on Body condition
    • 0.27% fail on Seats
      • 0.27% fail on Drivers
    • 0.27% fail on Spare wheel
  • 1.6% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.27% fail on Towbars
    • 0.27% fail on Towbar
  • 0.27% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Attachment
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