Kia Rio MOT Results

Registered in 2017
90.1% pass rate
from 373 tests in 2020
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 2017 cars and highlighted areas where the Kia Rio is unusually good or bad.

  • 4.0% fail on Tyres
    • 2.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.6% fail on Condition
  • 2.4% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.80% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.80% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.80% fail on Side repeaters (4 times worse than other 2017 cars)
  • 1.6% fail on Brakes
    • 1.6% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.54% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.54% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.27% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.27% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.27% fail on Rbt
          • 0.27% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.27% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.27% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.27% fail on Service brake imbalance
  • 0.54% fail on Suspension
    • 0.27% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.27% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 0.27% fail on Visibility
    • 0.27% fail on Washers
  • 0.27% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Attachment
Read the Honest John Review

  • Kia Rio (2017 on)
    Practical and easy to drive. Enjoyable on a country road. Great 1.0 T-GDI engine. Good value. Long warranty.
  • Kia Rio (2011 - 2017)
    Much more stylish than previous Rio. Upmarket interior. 1.1-litre chain cam diesel emits just 85g/km of CO2. Three-door from £9,995.

    Search Good Garages