SEAT Altea MOT Results

Registered in 2014
83.6% pass rate
from 758 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the SEAT Altea is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.8% fail on Tyres
    • 4.5% fail on Condition (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.13% fail on Size/type
  • 4.1% fail on Brakes
    • 3.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.7% fail on Brake linings and pads (74% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 3.7% fail on Brake pads (75% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.13% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.53% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.26% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.26% fail on Rbt
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.13% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.13% fail on Rbt
          • 0.13% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.13% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.13% fail on Rbt (sp)
  • 3.4% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (39% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.92% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.26% fail on Headlamps (79% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.26% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.26% fail on Position lamp
  • 2.1% fail on Visibility (49% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Wipers (57% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on Washers
  • 2.1% fail on Suspension
    • 0.92% fail on Springs
      • 0.92% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.92% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.79% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.40% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.26% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.13% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
  • 0.66% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.53% fail on Transmission
      • 0.40% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.40% fail on Joints
      • 0.13% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.13% fail on Joints
    • 0.13% fail on Undertray
  • 0.40% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.40% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.40% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.26% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.13% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.26% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.13% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.13% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.26% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.13% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment
  • 0.13% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.13% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.13% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.13% fail on Belt(s)/padding
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