Kia Carens MOT Results

Registered in 2015
77.3% pass rate
from 2,260 tests in 2020
(48% worse than other 2015 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 2015 cars and highlighted areas where the Kia Carens is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.6% fail on Brakes (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 7.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 6.9% fail on Brake linings and pads (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 6.9% fail on Brake pads (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.66% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.5% fail on Brake performance (140% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.71% fail on Rbt (sp) (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.044% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.66% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.66% fail on Rbt
          • 0.53% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.18% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.18% fail on Rbt
          • 0.18% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.13% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.13% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.088% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.044% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.088% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.13% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.13% fail on Lever
    • 0.088% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.088% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.088% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.088% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.044% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.044% fail on Reservoirs
  • 5.9% fail on Tyres (56% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Condition (110% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.18% fail on Size/type
  • 4.9% fail on Visibility
    • 3.7% fail on Wipers (34% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Washers
  • 4.2% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.66% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.62% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.62% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.58% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.58% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.58% fail on Side repeaters (150% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.13% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.088% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.044% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.044% fail on Horn
  • 2.3% fail on Suspension (75% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Shock absorbers (6 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.044% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.044% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.044% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 0.044% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.044% fail on Ball joint
  • 0.31% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.27% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.22% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.18% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.044% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 0.044% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.044% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.044% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.044% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.22% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.088% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.044% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.044% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.044% fail on Transmission
      • 0.044% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.044% fail on Drive shaft
    • 0.044% fail on Body
      • 0.044% fail on Panel
    • 0.044% fail on Undertray
  • 0.22% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.22% fail on Attachment
  • 0.13% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.13% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.13% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.088% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.044% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.044% fail on Condition
  • 0.088% fail on Steering
    • 0.044% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.044% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.044% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.044% fail on Track rod end
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