Kia Carens MOT Results

Registered in 2016
80.5% pass rate
from 1,870 tests in 2020
(49% worse than other 2016 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 2016 cars and highlighted areas where the Kia Carens is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.2% fail on Tyres (76% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Condition (140% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type
  • 5.5% fail on Brakes (170% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Mechanical brake components (200% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Brake linings and pads (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 4.2% fail on Brake pads (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.27% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.3% fail on Brake performance (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.86% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (6 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.86% fail on Rbt (sp) (6 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.37% fail on Rbt
          • 0.27% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.27% fail on Parking brake performance (4 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Rbt (4 times worse than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.27% fail on Parking brake performance (6 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.11% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.11% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.11% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (7 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (8 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.053% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.053% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.053% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 5.3% fail on Visibility (86% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Wipers (150% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Washers
    • 0.16% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.16% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.053% fail on View to rear
      • 0.053% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.9% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.32% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.32% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.32% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.21% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.21% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.16% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.16% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.053% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.053% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.053% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 0.43% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.11% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.11% fail on Body
      • 0.11% fail on Other body component
    • 0.053% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.053% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.053% fail on Carrier
    • 0.053% fail on Transmission
      • 0.053% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.053% fail on Joints
    • 0.053% fail on Doors
      • 0.053% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.053% fail on Door condition
  • 0.32% fail on Suspension
    • 0.27% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.053% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.053% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 0.21% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.21% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.11% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.053% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.053% fail on Condition
    • 0.053% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.11% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.11% fail on Attachment
  • 0.053% fail on Steering
    • 0.053% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.053% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.053% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.053% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.053% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.053% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
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