SEAT Cordoba MOT Results

Registered in 2005
47.7% pass rate
from 111 tests in 2020
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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the SEAT Cordoba is unusually good or bad.

  • 31% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (61% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 16% fail on Stop lamp (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 9.0% fail on Position lamps (180% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 8.1% fail on Position lamp (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on All position lamps
    • 4.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.90% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.90% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 13% fail on Anti-roll bars (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 4.5% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 3.6% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.90% fail on Linkage
    • 6.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.4% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.90% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.90% fail on Ball joint
    • 4.5% fail on Springs
      • 4.5% fail on Coil springs
        • 4.5% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.90% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.90% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.90% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.90% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 7.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 4.5% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 4.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.7% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 2.7% fail on Brake discs
    • 7.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 4.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.7% fail on Rbt
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.90% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.7% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.8% fail on Rbt
          • 0.90% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.90% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.90% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.90% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.8% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.8% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 1.8% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.8% fail on Lever
    • 0.90% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.90% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.90% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.90% fail on Servos
    • 0.90% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.90% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.90% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 14% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 9.0% fail on Transmission (150% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 9.0% fail on Drive shafts (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 9.0% fail on Joints (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Doors (9 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Other passenger's door (19 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 4.5% fail on Door condition (19 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.90% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 9.9% fail on Tyres
    • 7.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.5% fail on Condition
  • 9.0% fail on Visibility
    • 5.4% fail on Wipers
    • 4.5% fail on Washers
  • 8.1% fail on Steering
    • 8.1% fail on Steering linkage components (160% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 8.1% fail on Track rod end (190% worse than other 2005 cars)
  • 7.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.3% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.4% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.7% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 2.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 0.90% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.90% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
    • 0.90% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.90% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 2.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.8% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.90% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.90% fail on Condition
  • 1.8% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.8% fail on Condition (13 times worse than other 2005 cars)
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