SEAT Ibiza MOT Results

Registered in 2006
50.8% pass rate
from 8,165 tests in 2017
(17% worse than other 2006 cars)
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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the SEAT Ibiza is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (24% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 9.3% fail on Stop lamp (99% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 9.3% fail on Headlamp aim (71% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 8.8% fail on Position lamps (49% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 7.0% fail on Front lamps (49% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Rear lamps (63% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (35% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.037% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.024% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.012% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.012% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.024% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.024% fail on Dipswitch
    • 0.61% fail on Direction indicators (76% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Flashing type (76% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.32% fail on Side repeaters (42% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on Individual lamps (86% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.049% fail on All direction indicators (82% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.012% fail on Switch
    • 0.32% fail on Rear fog lamp (61% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Fog lamp (60% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.086% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.024% fail on Switch
    • 0.28% fail on Battery (40% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Electrical wiring (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Horn (68% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.061% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 21% fail on Suspension (27% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (83% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (99% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (67% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.037% fail on Condition
      • 0.024% fail on Attachment
    • 6.0% fail on Coil springs (21% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Condition (20% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Location (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Drive shafts (66% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Front drive shafts (67% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.7% fail on Constant velocity joints (67% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.037% fail on Couplings
      • 0.049% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.049% fail on Drive shafts
    • 4.7% fail on Suspension arms (26% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (22% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Attachment (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
    • 0.85% fail on Shock absorbers (43% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on Condition (43% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.77% fail on Wheel bearings (29% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Rear
      • 0.18% fail on Front (58% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.71% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.21% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.21% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.13% fail on Prescribed areas (69% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Component mounting (64% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.098% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.098% fail on Condition
    • 0.061% fail on Sub-frames (65% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.049% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.012% fail on Condition
    • 0.037% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.037% fail on Condition
    • 0.024% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.024% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.024% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.024% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 14% fail on Brakes (24% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 9.4% fail on Brake performance (66% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Rear wheels (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Parking brake performance (45% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Front wheels (97% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Brake imbalance (58% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.037% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.024% fail on Brake operation
    • 2.8% fail on Parking brake (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Hub components (30% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake pads (41% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Brake discs (31% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.086% fail on Wheel cylinder (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.012% fail on Brake back plates
    • 1.9% fail on Hydraulic systems (37% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Components (54% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.65% fail on Hoses
        • 0.21% fail on Reservoirs (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Cylinders (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Pipes (93% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.098% fail on Servos (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.012% fail on Pump
      • 0.48% fail on Leaks (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.086% fail on Operation
    • 0.60% fail on ABS
    • 0.59% fail on Restricted movement (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Air and vacuum systems (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Components (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Servos (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.049% fail on Leaks (13 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
    • 0.13% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.086% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.049% fail on Lever
      • 0.037% fail on Cable (74% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.073% fail on Pedal
        • 0.049% fail on Condition
        • 0.024% fail on Anti-slip (79% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 11% fail on Tyres (33% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Tread depth (27% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Condition (50% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Size/type
    • 0.12% fail on Valve stem
  • 8.9% fail on Driver's view of the road (30% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Washers (87% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Wipers
    • 0.67% fail on Windscreen (46% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.073% fail on Mirrors (70% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 6.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (41% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Exhaust system (47% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Emissions (50% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.78% fail on Emissions not tested (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Fuel system (52% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on System
      • 0.049% fail on Cap (73% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Tank
      • 0.012% fail on Pipe
  • 2.8% fail on Steering
    • 2.5% fail on Steering system
      • 1.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.40% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.15% fail on Free play
        • 0.15% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.12% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.061% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.012% fail on Other components
        • 0.012% fail on Steering component
    • 0.44% fail on Power steering (60% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Other components (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Electronic power steering (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Operation
      • 0.061% fail on Rams (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.049% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.012% fail on Steering control
      • 0.012% fail on Steering column
    • 0.012% fail on Locking devices
  • 1.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (70% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.86% fail on Doors (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Passengers other (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Passengers front (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Drivers
    • 0.45% fail on Body condition
    • 0.39% fail on Seats (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Passengers (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Drivers
    • 0.037% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.024% fail on Body security
    • 0.012% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.012% fail on Spare wheel
  • 0.94% fail on Registration plates and VIN (35% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.94% fail on Registration plate (35% worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.93% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (48% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (33% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (35% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.22% fail on Seat belts (71% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Condition (75% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Prescribed areas (75% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Requirements
      • 0.012% fail on Attachment
  • 0.26% fail on Road Wheels (42% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment (56% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Condition
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