Kia Cerato MOT Results

Registered in 2005
48.9% pass rate
from 1,591 tests in 2017
(13% worse than other 2005 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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Kia Cerato is unusually good or bad.

  • 32% fail on Brakes (140% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 22% fail on Brake performance (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 15% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 9.4% fail on Rear wheels (180% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Front wheels (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Brake performance not tested (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Brake operation (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 11% fail on Hydraulic systems (190% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 10% fail on Components (180% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 10.0% fail on Pipes (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.063% fail on Hoses
        • 0.063% fail on Reservoirs
      • 1.2% fail on Leaks (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Operation (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 7.1% fail on Hub components (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Brake pads (120% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.57% fail on Brake calipers (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Parking brake (100% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Condition (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Fitment (35 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on ABS (88% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.82% fail on Restricted movement (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Mechanical components (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Cable (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Lever (9 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on Service brake control components (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Pedal (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.063% fail on Additional braking devices
  • 23% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 11% fail on Registration plate lamp (73% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 8.7% fail on Position lamps (40% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 8.3% fail on Front lamps (66% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Rear lamps (68% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim (46% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Stop lamp (32% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps (53% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp (52% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Direction indicators (48% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Flashing type (48% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.94% fail on Individual lamps (51% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.13% fail on Tell tales (8 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.063% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.69% fail on Battery
    • 0.31% fail on Rear fog lamp (67% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Fog lamp (66% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Horn
    • 0.19% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.13% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.063% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 17% fail on Suspension
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars (97% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 8.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (99% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.19% fail on Attachment
      • 0.063% fail on Condition
    • 2.0% fail on Drive shafts (44% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Front drive shafts (46% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Constant velocity joints (46% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.13% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.8% fail on Prescribed areas (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Component mounting (120% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.063% fail on Spring mounting
    • 1.7% fail on Suspension arms (61% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Condition (7 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (88% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Attachment
    • 0.82% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.82% fail on Front
    • 0.75% fail on Sub-frames (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Condition (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on Macpherson strut (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Condition (170% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.57% fail on Coil springs (89% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Condition (89% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.57% fail on Shock absorbers (58% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Condition (58% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.19% fail on Condition (13 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.063% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road (38% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Wipers (53% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Washers
    • 0.75% fail on Mirrors (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Windscreen
  • 8.4% fail on Tyres
    • 5.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.25% fail on Size/type
    • 0.063% fail on Valve stem
  • 6.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.4% fail on Emissions (66% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.75% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.31% fail on Cap
      • 0.19% fail on Pipe
      • 0.13% fail on System
      • 0.063% fail on Tank
      • 0.063% fail on Hose
    • 0.31% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 4.3% fail on Steering
    • 3.0% fail on Steering system
      • 1.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.3% fail on Steering rack (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Power steering (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Pipes and hoses (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Operation (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Other components
      • 0.063% fail on Pump
    • 0.13% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.063% fail on Locking devices
  • 2.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.3% fail on Doors (190% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.94% fail on Drivers (9 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.19% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.63% fail on Body condition
    • 0.13% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.13% fail on Chassis
    • 0.13% fail on Seats
      • 0.063% fail on Passengers
      • 0.063% fail on Drivers
    • 0.063% fail on Load security
      • 0.063% fail on Tailgate
  • 1.8% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.1% fail on Condition (150% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.13% fail on Requirements
    • 0.44% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (69% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (66% better than other 2005 cars)
  • 1.6% fail on Registration plates and VIN (100% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate (100% worse than other 2005 cars)
  • 0.69% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.63% fail on Attachment
    • 0.063% fail on Condition

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