Skoda Fabia MOT Results

Registered in 2000
46.8% pass rate
from 2,453 tests in 2017
(7.9% worse than other 2000 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 2000 cars and highlighted areas where the Skoda Fabia is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (13% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 8.9% fail on Headlamp aim (30% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 7.6% fail on Headlamps (75% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 7.6% fail on Headlamp (82% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 6.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.2% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.57% fail on Rear lamps (70% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Registration plate lamp (24% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Direction indicators (56% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Flashing type (56% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 3.1% fail on Individual lamps (86% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.69% fail on All direction indicators (140% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.49% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.041% fail on Tell tales
    • 0.77% fail on Horn
    • 0.41% fail on Rear fog lamp (76% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Fog lamp (75% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.041% fail on Switch
    • 0.29% fail on Battery (74% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.082% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.041% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.041% fail on Lamp
      • 0.041% fail on Tell tale
  • 27% fail on Suspension (27% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 8.7% fail on Coil springs (180% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 8.6% fail on Condition (180% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Location
    • 7.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (56% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (88% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.24% fail on Attachment
      • 0.20% fail on Linkage condition (65% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Condition
    • 6.8% fail on Drive shafts (57% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 6.8% fail on Front drive shafts (59% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 6.7% fail on Constant velocity joints (59% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.082% fail on Couplings
      • 0.041% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.041% fail on Drive shafts
    • 6.6% fail on Suspension arms (56% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (56% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Attachment
      • 0.16% fail on Condition
    • 3.0% fail on Shock absorbers (82% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Condition (82% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Wheel bearings (49% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Front (190% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Rear
    • 1.3% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.73% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.73% fail on Condition
    • 0.20% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.20% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.20% fail on Prescribed areas (96% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Component mounting (96% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.082% fail on General condition
    • 0.082% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.082% fail on Condition
    • 0.041% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.041% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.041% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.041% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.041% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.041% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.041% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.041% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.041% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 18% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Brake performance (24% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Rear wheels (41% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 4.6% fail on Front wheels (42% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.94% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.12% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.041% fail on Brake operation
    • 4.8% fail on Parking brake (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Hydraulic systems (36% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Components (38% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Hoses (57% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Valves
        • 0.20% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.16% fail on Pipes (96% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.082% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.082% fail on Servos
      • 0.41% fail on Leaks
      • 0.082% fail on Operation
    • 1.8% fail on Hub components (40% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake pads (45% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.12% fail on Wheel cylinder
      • 0.082% fail on Brake linings (7 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Brake back plates
      • 0.041% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.57% fail on ABS (59% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.24% fail on Air and vacuum systems (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Components (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Servos
        • 0.041% fail on Pipes
      • 0.041% fail on Operation
      • 0.041% fail on Leaks
    • 0.12% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.12% fail on Lever (6 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Electronic stability system
  • 12% fail on Driver's view of the road (28% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 7.8% fail on Wipers (39% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.73% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.45% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.082% fail on Bonnet
  • 11% fail on Tyres (32% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Tread depth (23% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Condition (53% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Size/type
    • 0.041% fail on Valve stem
  • 6.7% fail on Steering (44% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Steering system
      • 2.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.6% fail on Steering rack (54% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.082% fail on Free play
        • 0.082% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.082% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.041% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.041% fail on Other components
        • 0.041% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 2.6% fail on Power steering (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Electronic power steering (60 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Operation (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Other components (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.16% fail on Rams (7 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.041% fail on Locking devices
  • 5.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (46% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Emissions (54% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Exhaust system (48% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.29% fail on Fuel system (66% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Cap
      • 0.082% fail on Hose
      • 0.082% fail on System
  • 2.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (49% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.9% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.12% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.57% fail on Seat belts (83% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Condition
      • 0.16% fail on Requirements
      • 0.082% fail on Prescribed areas (97% better than other 2000 cars)
  • 1.8% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate
  • 1.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (61% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Doors
      • 0.53% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.12% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.082% fail on Drivers
    • 0.49% fail on Seats
      • 0.37% fail on Drivers
      • 0.12% fail on Passengers
    • 0.16% fail on Body condition (91% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.082% fail on Load security
      • 0.082% fail on Bootlid
    • 0.041% fail on Engine mountings
  • 0.45% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.24% fail on Condition
    • 0.16% fail on Attachment
    • 0.041% fail on Hubs
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