Kia Picanto MOT Results

Registered in 2014
88.7% pass rate
from 12,531 tests in 2017
(20% better than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Kia Picanto is unusually good or bad.

  • 4.6% fail on Tyres
    • 2.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (65% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Tread depth (23% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.032% fail on Size/type
  • 3.6% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (28% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim (17% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.77% fail on Position lamps (52% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Front lamps (93% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Rear lamps (74% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0080% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.12% fail on Stop lamp (80% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.088% fail on Rear fog lamp (55% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on Fog lamp (54% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.088% fail on Headlamps (87% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on Headlamp (86% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.048% fail on Horn
    • 0.040% fail on Direction indicators (87% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.040% fail on Flashing type (87% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.032% fail on Side repeaters (88% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0080% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.032% fail on Battery
    • 0.0080% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 2.5% fail on Driver's view of the road (25% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Wipers (25% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Washers (27% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.064% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.0080% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 1.4% fail on Brakes (38% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on Hub components (57% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Brake pads (61% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.040% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.59% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.37% fail on Rear wheels (66% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Parking brake performance (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Front wheels (65% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.024% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.072% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.072% fail on Condition
    • 0.048% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.048% fail on Leaks (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.0080% fail on Components
        • 0.0080% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.032% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.024% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.024% fail on Pedal
        • 0.024% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.024% fail on ABS
    • 0.024% fail on Restricted movement
  • 0.36% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.25% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.23% fail on Condition
      • 0.0080% fail on Requirements
      • 0.0080% fail on Attachment
    • 0.12% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.12% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.26% fail on Suspension (71% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.080% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.080% fail on Front
    • 0.072% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.064% fail on Condition
      • 0.016% fail on Location
    • 0.056% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.048% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.0080% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.024% fail on Shock absorbers (91% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Condition (91% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.016% fail on Suspension arms (89% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0080% fail on Condition
      • 0.0080% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0080% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.0080% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.0080% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 0.19% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.17% fail on Emissions (180% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.032% fail on Exhaust system (75% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0080% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.17% fail on Registration plates and VIN (45% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Registration plate (45% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.13% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.064% fail on Body condition
    • 0.040% fail on Seats
      • 0.032% fail on Drivers
      • 0.0080% fail on Passengers
    • 0.024% fail on Doors
      • 0.016% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.0080% fail on Drivers
  • 0.080% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.048% fail on Attachment
    • 0.032% fail on Condition
  • 0.024% fail on Steering (81% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Steering system (76% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0080% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.0080% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.0080% fail on Track rod end
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