Hyundai Tucson MOT Results

Registered in 2008
61.9% pass rate
from 1,076 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Hyundai Tucson is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 7.7% fail on Suspension arms (76% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Pins and bushes (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.19% fail on Suspension arm
    • 3.4% fail on Springs
      • 3.4% fail on Coil springs
        • 3.4% fail on Coil spring
    • 3.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.93% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.65% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.093% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.093% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 1.2% fail on Sub-frames (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Sub-frame (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.093% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.93% fail on Other suspension component (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.093% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.74% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.093% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.65% fail on Shock absorbers (61% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.28% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 13% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (18% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.6% fail on Position lamp
    • 3.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.6% fail on Stop lamp (38% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.84% fail on Headlamps (77% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Headlamp (76% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.65% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.56% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.093% fail on Switch
    • 0.37% fail on Direction indicators (81% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Flashing type (81% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.093% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.093% fail on Switch
    • 0.28% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.19% fail on Trailer electrical socket (12 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.093% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.093% fail on Switch
  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 4.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.7% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.37% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.19% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.093% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.093% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.093% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.093% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.93% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.84% fail on Rbt
          • 0.74% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.093% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.093% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.093% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.65% fail on Brake performance not tested (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.19% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.19% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 3.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.2% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.0% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 2.0% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.093% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.093% fail on Cable
    • 0.93% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Pedal (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.84% fail on Flexible brake hoses (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.56% fail on Lever
    • 0.56% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.56% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.19% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.19% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.093% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.093% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.093% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.093% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.093% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 6.5% fail on Tyres
    • 4.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.1% fail on Condition
  • 5.8% fail on Visibility
    • 4.5% fail on Wipers (59% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Washers (52% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.093% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.093% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.093% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.093% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.093% fail on View to rear
      • 0.093% fail on Mirrors
  • 5.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.8% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.9% fail on Compression ignition (63% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.46% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.28% fail on Emission control equipment (10 times worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.28% fail on Particulate filter (27 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.28% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.093% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 2.0% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.28% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.19% fail on Catalyst emissions (87% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.65% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.093% fail on Other leaks
  • 3.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure (45% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.65% fail on Transmission (74% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Drive shafts (84% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Joints (84% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.093% fail on Joints
        • 0.093% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.093% fail on Belts
    • 0.28% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.19% fail on Pipe
      • 0.093% fail on Hose
    • 0.28% fail on Towbar (39 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Coupling
      • 0.093% fail on Other towbar components
      • 0.093% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.093% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.093% fail on Doors
      • 0.093% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.093% fail on Door condition
    • 0.093% fail on Undertray
  • 2.9% fail on Steering
    • 1.8% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.19% fail on Locking devices (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.56% fail on Power steering (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Other components (7 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.093% fail on Rams
    • 0.46% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.37% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.093% fail on Operation
    • 0.093% fail on Steering play
      • 0.093% fail on Steering rack
  • 1.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.84% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.74% fail on Condition
      • 0.093% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.84% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.37% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.37% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.28% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.28% fail on Attachment
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