SEAT Altea XL MOT Results

Registered in 2010
69.1% pass rate
from 123 tests in 2017
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 2010 cars and highlighted areas where the SEAT Altea XL is unusually good or bad.

  • 15% fail on Suspension (90% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Coil springs
      • 7.3% fail on Condition
    • 5.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 3.3% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 3.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.81% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.81% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.81% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.81% fail on Front
  • 8.9% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 4.1% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.81% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.81% fail on Rear lamps
  • 6.5% fail on Tyres
    • 4.1% fail on Condition
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth
  • 4.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.4% fail on Wipers
    • 1.6% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.81% fail on Washers
  • 3.3% fail on Brakes
    • 2.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.81% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.81% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.81% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.81% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 1.6% fail on Hub components
      • 1.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.81% fail on Brake discs
  • 1.6% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.6% fail on Attachment (7 times worse than other 2010 cars)
  • 0.81% fail on Steering
    • 0.81% fail on Power steering
      • 0.81% fail on Other components
  • 0.81% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.81% fail on Exhaust system
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