Hyundai Tucson MOT Results

Registered in 2005
52.5% pass rate
from 3,014 tests in 2020
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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Hyundai Tucson is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Suspension (34% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 11% fail on Suspension arms (81% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 6.1% fail on Pins and bushes (120% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Ball joint (66% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Suspension arm (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.066% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 9.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (59% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Linkage ball joints (66% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover (140% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.20% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.13% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.033% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.033% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.033% fail on Linkage
    • 2.8% fail on Sub-frames (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Sub-frame (12 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (8 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Ball joint
    • 2.2% fail on Macpherson strut (9 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (11 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Macpherson strut (9 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.6% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.4% fail on Other suspension component (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.100% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.033% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.033% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.50% fail on Wheel bearings (67% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Springs (89% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Coil springs (90% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Coil spring (90% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.23% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.100% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.066% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.033% fail on Suspension rod
      • 0.033% fail on Ball joint
  • 17% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (13% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (35% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.066% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (83% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.2% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.066% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamps (45% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp (45% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.80% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.80% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.80% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.033% fail on Switch
    • 0.63% fail on Direction indicators (77% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Flashing type (77% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.50% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.13% fail on Individual direction indicators (93% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.30% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.20% fail on Horn
      • 0.100% fail on Trailer electrical socket (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.066% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 16% fail on Brakes (18% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 8.4% fail on Brake performance (18% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.7% fail on Rbt
          • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.43% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.23% fail on Decelerometer (8 times worse than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.17% fail on Service brake performance (5 times worse than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.066% fail on Service brake performance (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (67 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.066% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.066% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.6% fail on Parking brake performance (50% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt (44% worse than other 2005 cars)
          • 2.2% fail on Parking brake performance (47% worse than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.20% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.033% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.17% fail on Decelerometer (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.100% fail on Parking brake performance (18 times worse than other 2005 cars)
          • 0.066% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.033% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.033% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.0% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.66% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.50% fail on Service brake performance (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (9 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Brake performance not tested (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (31% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 3.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.5% fail on Brake discs and drums (85% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 2.5% fail on Brake discs (82% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.066% fail on Brake drums
    • 4.8% fail on Rigid brake pipes (65% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake control (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Lever (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (120% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Hand lever (180% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Pedal
    • 0.50% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (62% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Anti-lock braking system (53% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Electronic stability control (82% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.27% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.23% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.033% fail on Master cylinder
    • 0.100% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.100% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.066% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.033% fail on Other components
      • 0.033% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.033% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
    • 0.033% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.033% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
  • 7.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (200% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Seat belts (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Requirements (11 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Prescribed areas (74% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.100% fail on Airbags
      • 0.100% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 6.7% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.2% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.4% fail on Spark ignition (31% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (28% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.00% fail on Catalyst emissions (52% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.56% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.033% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 3.0% fail on Compression ignition (71% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (180% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.40% fail on Emissions not tested (120% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.033% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.033% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
    • 0.73% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.43% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.13% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.100% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.066% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 6.5% fail on Visibility
    • 4.0% fail on Wipers
    • 2.6% fail on Washers (27% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on View to rear
      • 0.17% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.13% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.100% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.100% fail on Windscreen
  • 6.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (25% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.3% fail on Transmission (65% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Drive shafts (69% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Joints (70% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.23% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.13% fail on Joints
        • 0.066% fail on Prop shaft
        • 0.033% fail on Bearing housing
    • 0.96% fail on Fuel system (94% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Tank (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Pipe (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.033% fail on Hose
      • 0.033% fail on System
    • 0.36% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.23% fail on Sub-frame (13 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Sub-frame condition (14 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.20% fail on Chassis
      • 0.20% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.100% fail on Body
      • 0.100% fail on Other body component
    • 0.100% fail on Doors (78% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.033% fail on Catch
      • 0.033% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.033% fail on Catch
      • 0.033% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.033% fail on Door condition
    • 0.100% fail on Undertray
    • 0.066% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.066% fail on Seats
      • 0.066% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.033% fail on Towbar
      • 0.033% fail on Vehicle structure
  • 6.1% fail on Tyres (18% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.7% fail on Condition (47% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.033% fail on Size/type
  • 3.2% fail on Steering (24% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Steering linkage components (29% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Track rod end (31% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Locking devices (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.033% fail on Intermediate drop arm
    • 0.70% fail on Power steering (140% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Pipes and hoses (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Operation
      • 0.100% fail on Other components
      • 0.066% fail on Rams
    • 0.30% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.30% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.033% fail on Steering wheel
  • 0.83% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.83% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.33% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.33% fail on Attachment
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