SEAT Ibiza MOT Results

Registered in 1998
53.2% pass rate
from 284 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 1998 cars and highlighted areas where the SEAT Ibiza is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 6.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.9% fail on Front lamps
      • 2.8% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 4.9% fail on Individual lamps (180% worse than other 1998 cars)
        • 0.70% fail on Side repeaters
    • 5.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.1% fail on Battery
    • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.1% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.35% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.35% fail on Horn
  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 12% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.3% fail on Front wheels
      • 5.3% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 4.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.70% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.35% fail on Brake operation
    • 6.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 6.0% fail on Components
        • 5.3% fail on Hoses (180% worse than other 1998 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Pipes
      • 0.35% fail on Operation
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.35% fail on ABS
    • 0.35% fail on Hub components
      • 0.35% fail on Brake pads
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 5.6% fail on Wheel bearings (2 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Rear (3 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Front
    • 4.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.9% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.35% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 3.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.8% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.8% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.8% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 1.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.70% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.35% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.35% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.4% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 0.70% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.70% fail on Condition
    • 0.70% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.70% fail on Condition
    • 0.70% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.70% fail on Condition
    • 0.35% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.3% fail on Emissions
    • 6.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.70% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.35% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.35% fail on Tank
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.4% fail on Wipers
    • 2.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.70% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.35% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.35% fail on Windscreen
  • 8.5% fail on Tyres
    • 5.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.35% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.9% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.35% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.35% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 3.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.8% fail on Body condition
    • 0.70% fail on Doors
      • 0.35% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.35% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.70% fail on Seats
      • 0.70% fail on Drivers
    • 0.35% fail on Body security
  • 2.5% fail on Steering
    • 1.8% fail on Steering system
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.35% fail on Free play
        • 0.35% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.35% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.35% fail on Steering control
      • 0.35% fail on Steering column
    • 0.35% fail on Power steering
      • 0.35% fail on Other components
  • 2.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate

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