Kia Magentis MOT Results

Registered in 2009
57.6% pass rate
from 229 tests in 2020
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 2009 cars and highlighted areas where the Kia Magentis is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Suspension
    • 9.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (170% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Linkage ball joints (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.87% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.44% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.44% fail on Linkage
    • 3.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.7% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.3% fail on Suspension arm (23 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.44% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.44% fail on Springs
      • 0.44% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.44% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.44% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.44% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.44% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.44% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.44% fail on Ball joint
  • 13% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.4% fail on Headlamps (130% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 7.0% fail on Headlamp (130% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.87% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.87% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.44% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.44% fail on Switch
    • 0.44% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.44% fail on Battery(ies)
  • 13% fail on Brakes (59% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 6.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.1% fail on Rbt
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake imbalance (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.6% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.7% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance (12 times worse than other 2009 cars)
          • 0.44% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt
          • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.44% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 4.4% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 4.4% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.7% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.7% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Hand lever (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Pedal
    • 0.44% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.44% fail on Lever
  • 8.7% fail on Tyres
    • 7.0% fail on Condition (130% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 7.4% fail on Visibility
    • 4.4% fail on Wipers
    • 1.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.87% fail on View to rear
      • 0.87% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.44% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.44% fail on Bonnet
  • 5.7% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.2% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.1% fail on Compression ignition
        • 2.6% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 2.2% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.87% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.44% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.44% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 3.5% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 2.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.44% fail on Transmission
      • 0.44% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.44% fail on Joints
    • 0.44% fail on Doors
      • 0.44% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.44% fail on Door condition
    • 0.44% fail on Seats
      • 0.44% fail on Driver's seat
  • 1.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.3% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.44% fail on Airbags
      • 0.44% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.44% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 1.3% fail on Steering
    • 0.87% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.87% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.44% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.44% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.44% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.44% fail on Registration plates
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