Skoda Fabia MOT Results

Registered in 2002
51.3% pass rate
from 9,901 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 2002 cars and highlighted areas where the Skoda Fabia is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.5% fail on Headlamp aim (12% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Headlamps (61% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 7.6% fail on Headlamp (66% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.020% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.020% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.010% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.010% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 7.4% fail on Stop lamp (16% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Position lamps (19% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.81% fail on Rear lamps (59% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on All position lamps
    • 4.6% fail on Registration plate lamp (35% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators (19% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type (19% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.24% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.13% fail on Side repeaters (83% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.030% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.010% fail on Switch
    • 0.65% fail on Rear fog lamp (58% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Fog lamp (57% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.010% fail on Switch
    • 0.62% fail on Horn
    • 0.29% fail on Battery (69% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.050% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.020% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.020% fail on Hazard warning (92% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Lamp
    • 0.010% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 23% fail on Suspension (7.5% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars (93% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 8.5% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (110% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (100% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Attachment (100% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Linkage condition (41% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Condition
      • 0.010% fail on Presence
    • 7.4% fail on Suspension arms (55% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 6.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (52% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Condition (100% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Attachment (150% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Drive shafts
      • 4.1% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 4.0% fail on Constant velocity joints
        • 0.061% fail on Couplings
      • 0.061% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.061% fail on Drive shafts
    • 2.9% fail on Coil springs (30% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Condition (31% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Location
    • 2.2% fail on Wheel bearings (24% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Front (120% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Rear (48% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Front suspension joints (26% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.24% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.18% fail on Macpherson strut (70% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Condition (70% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.081% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.071% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.010% fail on Attachment
    • 0.061% fail on Prescribed areas (98% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Component mounting (98% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.050% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.050% fail on Condition
    • 0.050% fail on Sub-frames (85% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.040% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.010% fail on Attachment
    • 0.030% fail on Trailing arms (91% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (93% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Condition
    • 0.020% fail on Axles
      • 0.010% fail on Axle beam
      • 0.010% fail on Swivel joints/housing
    • 0.010% fail on General condition
    • 0.010% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.010% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.010% fail on Torsion bars
      • 0.010% fail on Attachment
    • 0.010% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 15% fail on Brakes (11% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 8.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.8% fail on Rear wheels (22% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 3.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.70% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.54% fail on Service brake performance (38% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.040% fail on Brake operation
    • 3.3% fail on Hydraulic systems (47% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Components (53% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Hoses (41% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Valves
        • 0.14% fail on Pipes (97% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.11% fail on Cylinders (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.061% fail on Servos (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Leaks (62% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.030% fail on Operation
    • 2.8% fail on Parking brake (170% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Condition (170% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Hub components (26% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Brake pads (26% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Brake discs (44% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.050% fail on Brake drums (3 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Wheel cylinder
      • 0.030% fail on Brake back plates
      • 0.020% fail on Brake linings
    • 0.95% fail on ABS
    • 0.48% fail on Restricted movement (62% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.10% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.071% fail on Components
        • 0.061% fail on Servos
        • 0.010% fail on Valves
      • 0.020% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
      • 0.010% fail on Operation
    • 0.081% fail on Service brake control components (72% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.081% fail on Pedal (72% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.081% fail on Condition
    • 0.061% fail on Mechanical components (75% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Cable (86% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Brake slack adjuster
      • 0.010% fail on Lever
      • 0.010% fail on Stationary pin
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road (12% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Wipers
    • 4.8% fail on Washers (30% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.31% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.071% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.020% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 10% fail on Tyres (10% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.6% fail on Condition (18% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Size/type
    • 0.11% fail on Valve stem
  • 5.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (37% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Exhaust system (47% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Emissions (44% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.76% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.47% fail on System (81% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Cap
      • 0.050% fail on Pipe
      • 0.010% fail on Tank
      • 0.010% fail on Hose
    • 0.48% fail on Emissions not tested (43% better than other 2002 cars)
  • 4.4% fail on Steering
    • 3.9% fail on Steering system
      • 3.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.38% fail on Steering rack (59% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.050% fail on Free play
        • 0.050% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.050% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.050% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.010% fail on Other components
        • 0.010% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.46% fail on Power steering
      • 0.15% fail on Electronic power steering (5 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Other components
      • 0.12% fail on Operation
      • 0.11% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.020% fail on Drive system
    • 0.091% fail on Steering operation
  • 1.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (43% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.84% fail on Doors
      • 0.49% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.27% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.081% fail on Drivers
    • 0.46% fail on Seats (60% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Passengers (120% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Drivers
    • 0.27% fail on Body condition (77% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.040% fail on Body security
    • 0.020% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.010% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.010% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.010% fail on Chassis
    • 0.010% fail on Spare wheel
  • 1.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (69% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (60% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (61% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.60% fail on Seat belts (76% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Condition
      • 0.10% fail on Prescribed areas (95% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.081% fail on Requirements
      • 0.030% fail on Attachment
  • 1.2% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.26% fail on Road Wheels (42% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment (61% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Condition
    • 0.010% fail on Halfshafts
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