SEAT Ibiza MOT Results

Registered in 2007
50.4% pass rate
from 8,962 tests in 2017
(25% worse than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the SEAT Ibiza is unusually good or bad.

  • 29% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (45% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 11% fail on Headlamp aim (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 10% fail on Stop lamp (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 9.3% fail on Position lamps (63% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 7.4% fail on Front lamps (65% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Rear lamps (87% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on All position lamps (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Registration plate lamp (24% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamps (27% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Headlamp (32% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.011% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.56% fail on Direction indicators (77% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Flashing type (77% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.42% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.10% fail on Individual lamps (94% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.011% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.44% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.42% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.10% fail on Tell tale (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Battery
    • 0.23% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (83% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Electrical wiring (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Horn (69% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.067% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.011% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.011% fail on Tell tale
  • 20% fail on Suspension (34% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Coil springs (28% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 6.6% fail on Condition (28% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Location
    • 6.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (69% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (84% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (38% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.022% fail on Condition
    • 4.5% fail on Suspension arms (55% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (49% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Condition
    • 3.9% fail on Drive shafts (61% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Front drive shafts (63% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 3.8% fail on Constant velocity joints (62% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.045% fail on Couplings
      • 0.033% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.033% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.73% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.38% fail on Front
      • 0.35% fail on Rear
    • 0.68% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.29% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.29% fail on Condition
    • 0.11% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.10% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.011% fail on Condition
    • 0.10% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.056% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.033% fail on Attachment
      • 0.011% fail on Condition
    • 0.078% fail on Prescribed areas (66% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Component mounting (66% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.067% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.056% fail on Condition
      • 0.011% fail on Attachment
    • 0.045% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.045% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.033% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.011% fail on General condition
    • 0.011% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.011% fail on Suspension unit
  • 13% fail on Brakes (38% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 8.4% fail on Brake performance (94% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Rear wheels (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Parking brake performance (92% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Front wheels (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Brake imbalance (81% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.045% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.011% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.9% fail on Parking brake (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Hub components (19% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake pads (32% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.26% fail on Brake calipers (89% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Wheel cylinder (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.011% fail on Brake back plates
    • 1.3% fail on Hydraulic systems (31% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Components (57% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Hoses
        • 0.19% fail on Reservoirs (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Pipes (88% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Cylinders (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.067% fail on Servos (9 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.011% fail on Valves
      • 0.55% fail on Leaks (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.045% fail on Operation
    • 0.52% fail on ABS
    • 0.31% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.26% fail on Air and vacuum systems (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Components (12 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Servos (13 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on Hoses (18 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.011% fail on Pipes
        • 0.011% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.056% fail on Leaks (18 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
    • 0.17% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.11% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.067% fail on Lever (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Cable
      • 0.011% fail on Linkage
    • 0.045% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.045% fail on Pedal
        • 0.033% fail on Condition
        • 0.011% fail on Anti-slip
  • 11% fail on Tyres (36% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Tread depth (37% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Condition (40% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Size/type
    • 0.089% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.011% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 7.2% fail on Driver's view of the road (16% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Washers (72% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers (32% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Windscreen (59% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.078% fail on Mirrors (64% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 6.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (87% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Exhaust system (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Emissions (97% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Emissions not tested (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.13% fail on System
      • 0.022% fail on Pipe
      • 0.022% fail on Cap (83% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Tank
  • 2.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Drivers airbag (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 0.40% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.22% fail on Condition
      • 0.10% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.045% fail on Attachment
      • 0.033% fail on Requirements
  • 2.2% fail on Steering
    • 1.7% fail on Steering system (19% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Track rod end (33% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.16% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.033% fail on Free play
        • 0.033% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.011% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.51% fail on Power steering (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Other components (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Operation
      • 0.13% fail on Electronic power steering (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.022% fail on Rams
      • 0.011% fail on Drive system
    • 0.033% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.011% fail on Locking devices
  • 1.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (74% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Doors (96% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Passengers other (170% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.045% fail on Drivers
    • 0.49% fail on Seats (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Passengers (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Drivers (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Body condition
    • 0.022% fail on Body security
    • 0.022% fail on Load security
      • 0.022% fail on Tailgate
    • 0.011% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.011% fail on Chassis
  • 0.89% fail on Registration plates and VIN (45% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.89% fail on Registration plate (45% worse than other 2007 cars)
  • 0.19% fail on Road Wheels (55% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Attachment (58% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.067% fail on Condition
  • 0.011% fail on Driving Controls and Speed Limiters
    • 0.011% fail on Speed limiter
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