Kia Carens MOT Results

Registered in 2013
75.5% pass rate
from 1,308 tests in 2017
(45% worse than other 2013 cars)
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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Kia Carens is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.9% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (39% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.69% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.69% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.69% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.69% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.69% fail on Side repeaters (150% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.31% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.31% fail on Stop lamp (71% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Position lamps (84% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.076% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.076% fail on Battery
    • 0.076% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 8.1% fail on Brakes (190% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 7.0% fail on Hub components (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Brake pads (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Brake discs (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake linings (11 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Brake performance (100% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Rear wheels (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake performance not tested (9 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
    • 0.076% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.076% fail on Leaks
    • 0.076% fail on Restricted movement
  • 7.6% fail on Tyres (65% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Condition (130% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.076% fail on Size/type
  • 4.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.1% fail on Wipers
    • 0.54% fail on Washers
    • 0.23% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.076% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.2% fail on Suspension
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Wheel bearings (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Front (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.15% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.15% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.076% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.076% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.076% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.076% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 0.31% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.23% fail on Attachment
    • 0.076% fail on Condition
  • 0.31% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.23% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
      • 0.076% fail on Installation check
        • 0.076% fail on Belt(s)/padding
    • 0.076% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.076% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.31% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.15% fail on Body condition
    • 0.076% fail on Doors
      • 0.076% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.076% fail on Spare wheel
  • 0.31% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.31% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.15% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.15% fail on Emissions
    • 0.076% fail on Exhaust system
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