Kia Sedona MOT Results

Registered in 2006
47.2% pass rate
from 2,248 tests in 2020
(21% worse than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Kia Sedona is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (29% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 8.3% fail on Stop lamp (75% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Headlamp aim (53% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Headlamp aim (55% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 5.9% fail on Headlamps (30% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Headlamp (33% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.6% fail on Position lamps (47% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Position lamp (49% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.3% fail on Electrical equipment (89% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Battery(ies) (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Horn
      • 0.13% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.089% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators (58% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type (58% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.62% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.53% fail on Individual direction indicators (71% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.89% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.89% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.89% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.044% fail on Switch
    • 0.044% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.044% fail on Switch
    • 0.044% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.044% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.044% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 22% fail on Brakes (79% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 13% fail on Brake performance (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 7.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 7.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.044% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 4.9% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.9% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 4.4% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.40% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.089% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 4.7% fail on Service brake performance (83% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.7% fail on Rbt (86% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 3.8% fail on Service brake performance (81% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake imbalance (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.76% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.49% fail on Service brake performance (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.2% fail on Mechanical brake components (40% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Brake linings and pads (60% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.0% fail on Brake pads (61% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.2% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.40% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.40% fail on Cable
    • 4.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes (86% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Anti-lock braking system (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Pedal (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Hand lever
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake control (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Lever (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.089% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.044% fail on Servos
    • 0.044% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.044% fail on Other components
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 8.5% fail on Suspension arms (55% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.3% fail on Ball joint (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Suspension arm (9 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Pins and bushes (65% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 3.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (42% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.53% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.44% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (74% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.27% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint dust cover (73% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Anti-roll bar
    • 2.7% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Springs (43% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Coil springs (49% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Coil spring (52% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Mounting (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (12 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Wheel bearings (68% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.71% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.53% fail on Ball joint (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.089% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.044% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.49% fail on Shock absorbers (71% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.18% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.044% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.044% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.13% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.089% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.044% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.13% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.044% fail on Suspension rod
      • 0.044% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.044% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.044% fail on Axles
      • 0.044% fail on Axle
  • 9.3% fail on Steering (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Steering linkage components (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 6.8% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.089% fail on Other components (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.089% fail on Steering component (21 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.044% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.044% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.98% fail on Steering gear (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Steering rack (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Operation (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.93% fail on Power steering (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Operation (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Other components (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Pipes and hoses (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Rams (10 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Pump (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Steering play
      • 0.22% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.18% fail on Steering coupling (13 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Universal joint (14 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.044% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 9.3% fail on Tyres (24% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Condition (62% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.27% fail on Size/type
  • 8.9% fail on Body, chassis, structure (20% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.9% fail on Transmission (42% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Drive shafts (41% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Joints (45% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.089% fail on Drive shaft
        • 0.044% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.089% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.089% fail on Joints
    • 1.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Chassis (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Chassis condition (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Doors (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Other passenger's door (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.71% fail on Door condition (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.18% fail on Door condition
        • 0.044% fail on Hinge
      • 0.13% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
    • 0.49% fail on Body (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Other body component (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Mounting fixings
      • 0.044% fail on Panel
    • 0.31% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.13% fail on Tank
      • 0.13% fail on Pipe
      • 0.089% fail on Hose
    • 0.31% fail on Seats
      • 0.22% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.089% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.22% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.13% fail on Floor (12 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.089% fail on Towbar
      • 0.044% fail on Other towbar components
      • 0.044% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.044% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.044% fail on Bracket
    • 0.044% fail on Cabs
      • 0.044% fail on Steps
  • 8.6% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Seat belts (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 6.7% fail on Prescribed areas (13 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Condition (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Requirements
    • 0.98% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 8.0% fail on Visibility
    • 4.9% fail on Wipers (51% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.62% fail on View to rear (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.13% fail on Indirect vision devices (24 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.22% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.22% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.044% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (28% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Exhaust emissions (36% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Compression ignition (71% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.49% fail on Emissions not tested (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.40% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.044% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 0.85% fail on Spark ignition (80% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.80% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (65% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.089% fail on Catalyst emissions (95% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Fluid leaks (91% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.13% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.044% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 0.85% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.85% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.80% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.80% fail on Attachment (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.044% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.044% fail on Speedometer
  • 0.044% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.044% fail on Belt(s)/padding
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