Kia Cerato MOT Results

Registered in 2007
56.6% pass rate
from 173 tests in 2017
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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Kia Cerato is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 12% fail on Registration plate lamp (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.2% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.3% fail on Side repeaters (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Battery (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.58% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.58% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.58% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.58% fail on Headlamp
  • 17% fail on Brakes (78% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 10% fail on Brake performance (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 4.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 3.5% fail on Front wheels (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake imbalance (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 7.5% fail on Hydraulic systems (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 6.9% fail on Components (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 6.9% fail on Pipes (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Leaks
    • 5.8% fail on Hub components
      • 3.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 3.5% fail on Brake discs (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Brake back plates
    • 1.2% fail on ABS
    • 0.58% fail on Restricted movement
  • 15% fail on Suspension
    • 7.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 6.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.58% fail on Attachment
    • 2.9% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.9% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.9% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 2.3% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.7% fail on Condition
      • 0.58% fail on Location
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.7% fail on Front (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.58% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.58% fail on Condition
    • 0.58% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.58% fail on Condition
    • 0.58% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.58% fail on Condition
  • 9.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.4% fail on Wipers
    • 2.3% fail on Washers
    • 1.2% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.58% fail on Windscreen
  • 5.8% fail on Tyres
    • 2.9% fail on Condition
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.58% fail on Valve stem
  • 2.9% fail on Steering
    • 1.7% fail on Power steering (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Pipes and hoses (24 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Operation
    • 1.2% fail on Steering system
      • 1.2% fail on Track rod end
  • 2.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Doors (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Drivers (35 times worse than other 2007 cars)
  • 2.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.2% fail on Emissions
    • 0.58% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.3% fail on Registration plates and VIN (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Registration plate (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
  • 0.58% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.58% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.58% fail on Prescribed areas

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