Hyundai Santa Fe MOT Results

Registered in 2001
51.3% pass rate
from 187 tests in 2020
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.

  • 21% fail on Brakes
    • 7.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 4.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 3.2% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 3.2% fail on Brake discs
    • 6.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 1.6% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (8 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.53% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.53% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 1.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.53% fail on Rbt
          • 0.53% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.53% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.53% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 5.9% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.7% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 2.7% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 1.6% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 1.1% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.53% fail on Pedal
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.1% fail on Lever
    • 1.1% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.9% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.53% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.6% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.53% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.53% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.53% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.53% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.53% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.53% fail on Battery(ies)
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 11% fail on Suspension arms (81% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 6.4% fail on Ball joint (140% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Suspension arm (7 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.53% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 1.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.53% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 1.6% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover (9 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.53% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.1% fail on Springs
      • 1.1% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.1% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.53% fail on Axles
      • 0.53% fail on Axle
  • 12% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 9.1% fail on Transmission (130% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 8.6% fail on Drive shafts (130% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 8.6% fail on Joints (140% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.53% fail on Bearing housing
    • 3.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.6% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.6% fail on Tank (11 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Chassis
      • 0.53% fail on Chassis condition
  • 9.6% fail on Visibility
    • 6.4% fail on Washers
    • 3.7% fail on Wipers
  • 8.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 8.0% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.3% fail on Spark ignition
        • 3.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 1.6% fail on Catalyst emissions
      • 2.7% fail on Compression ignition
        • 2.1% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.53% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.53% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 4.3% fail on Steering
    • 2.1% fail on Power steering (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Pipes and hoses (18 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.6% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.53% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.53% fail on Steering rack
  • 3.7% fail on Tyres
    • 2.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
  • 3.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.6% fail on Condition
  • 1.6% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.1% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.1% fail on Attachment
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