Kia Venga MOT Results

Registered in 2013
78.2% pass rate
from 5,934 tests in 2020
(7.1% better than other 2013 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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Kia Venga is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.5% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (14% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (120% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.084% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.6% fail on Position lamps (99% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Position lamp (98% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.99% fail on Headlamps (44% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.99% fail on Headlamp (40% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (120% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Rear fog lamp (110% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.47% fail on Rear fog lamp (99% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.067% fail on Switch (7 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Front fog lamps
        • 0.017% fail on Front fog lamps
    • 0.29% fail on Direction indicators (54% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Flashing type (54% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.13% fail on Side repeaters (64% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.19% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.13% fail on Horn
      • 0.034% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.017% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.10% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (11 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale (13 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.067% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.067% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 4.2% fail on Visibility
    • 2.6% fail on Wipers
    • 1.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.067% fail on View to rear
      • 0.067% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.034% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.034% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.034% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.017% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.7% fail on Suspension
    • 2.0% fail on Shock absorbers (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Suspension arms (45% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Pins and bushes (82% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Ball joint (88% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.52% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.25% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (160% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 0.39% fail on Springs (79% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Coil springs (79% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Coil spring (79% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.067% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.051% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.017% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.034% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.034% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.017% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.017% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 3.6% fail on Brakes (17% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.2% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.72% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.72% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.51% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.51% fail on Rbt
          • 0.47% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.034% fail on Service brake imbalance (79% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.25% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.17% fail on Service brake performance (200% worse than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.10% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.24% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.24% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.084% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.084% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.084% fail on Rbt
          • 0.067% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.017% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 0.20% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.12% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.10% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.051% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.051% fail on Pedal
    • 0.034% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.017% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.017% fail on Valves
    • 0.034% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.034% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.017% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.017% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 3.1% fail on Tyres (38% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Condition (25% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Tread depth (49% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Size/type
  • 1.1% fail on Steering (69% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Steering linkage components (88% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Track rod end (94% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Locking devices (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.017% fail on Power steering
      • 0.017% fail on Operation
    • 0.017% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.017% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.017% fail on Steering play
      • 0.017% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.017% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 0.62% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (46% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Exhaust emissions (44% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.40% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (87% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.067% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (70% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 0.13% fail on Spark ignition (78% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (69% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.017% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.017% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.22% fail on Body, chassis, structure (82% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.067% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.034% fail on Exhaust system (93% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.034% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.017% fail on Hose
      • 0.017% fail on Pipe
    • 0.034% fail on Transmission (93% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.017% fail on Joints
      • 0.017% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.017% fail on Joints
    • 0.034% fail on Body
      • 0.017% fail on Panel
      • 0.017% fail on Other body component
    • 0.017% fail on Seats
      • 0.017% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 0.17% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (58% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.13% fail on Condition
      • 0.017% fail on Requirements
    • 0.017% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.12% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.12% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.084% fail on Road Wheels (67% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.084% fail on Attachment
  • 0.017% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.017% fail on Belt(s)/padding
Read the Honest John Review

  • Kia Venga (2010 - 2018)
    Spacious back seats and wide-opening doors. Easy to drive and park. Good visibility. Decent boot capacity.

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