SEAT Exeo MOT Results

Registered in 2013
81.7% pass rate
from 552 tests in 2017
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 SEAT Exeo is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.2% fail on Tyres (76% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Condition (120% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.91% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 6.3% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 2.4% fail on Position lamps (140% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Front lamps (180% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Rear lamps
    • 2.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.91% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.36% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.36% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.18% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.18% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.18% fail on Individual lamps
  • 3.3% fail on Brakes
    • 2.2% fail on Hub components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.18% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.18% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.91% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.54% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.18% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.18% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.36% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.18% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.18% fail on Components
        • 0.18% fail on Pipes
  • 2.2% fail on Suspension
    • 1.8% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.18% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.18% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.18% fail on Front
  • 1.4% fail on Driver's view of the road (66% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.54% fail on Wipers (82% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Washers
  • 0.36% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.36% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.18% fail on Attachment
      • 0.18% fail on Installation check
        • 0.18% fail on Belt(s)/padding
  • 0.18% fail on Towbars
    • 0.18% fail on Towbar
  • 0.18% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.18% fail on Attachment
  • 0.18% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.18% fail on Registration plate
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  • SEAT Exeo (2009 - 2013)
    2.0 TDI surprisingly good to drive. Very economical. Exceptionally solid build. Multitronic auto option from 2011. Good value.

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