Skoda Fabia MOT Results

Registered in 2007
62.4% pass rate
from 12,399 tests in 2017
(4.9% better 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 Skoda Fabia is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.6% fail on Stop lamp (51% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.1% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.040% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.0081% fail on Switch
    • 4.3% fail on Direction indicators (78% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Flashing type (78% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 3.6% fail on Individual lamps (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.63% fail on All direction indicators (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.097% fail on Side repeaters (81% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.016% fail on Switch
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim (24% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.032% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.016% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.016% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.0081% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0081% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.0081% fail on Switch
    • 2.4% fail on Registration plate lamp (60% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.52% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.032% fail on Switch
      • 0.0081% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.12% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.10% fail on Battery (69% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.048% fail on Horn (86% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.040% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.032% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.016% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 13% fail on Suspension (11% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (14% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (26% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.024% fail on Attachment
      • 0.016% fail on Condition
      • 0.016% fail on Linkage condition (93% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Drive shafts (43% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Front drive shafts (42% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 3.3% fail on Constant velocity joints (42% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on Couplings
      • 0.065% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.065% fail on Drive shafts
    • 3.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.17% fail on Attachment (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Condition
    • 2.9% fail on Coil springs (45% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Condition (45% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Location
    • 0.76% fail on Shock absorbers (47% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Condition (47% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.58% fail on Wheel bearings (29% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Front
      • 0.19% fail on Rear (57% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Front suspension joints (45% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Macpherson strut (54% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Condition (54% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.073% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.065% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.048% fail on Condition
      • 0.016% fail on Attachment (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.040% fail on Sub-frames (79% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0081% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.032% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.032% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0081% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.0081% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.0081% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.0081% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0081% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.0081% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 7.9% fail on Brakes (16% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Brake performance (13% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Rear wheels (27% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.6% fail on Front wheels (40% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.20% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.048% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.032% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.1% fail on Hub components (35% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake pads (46% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.12% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.065% fail on Wheel cylinder (10 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Brake back plates
      • 0.0081% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.0081% fail on Brake drums
    • 1.5% fail on Parking brake (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Condition (170% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0081% fail on Fitment
    • 0.65% fail on Hydraulic systems (66% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Components (76% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Hoses (55% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.081% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.073% fail on Cylinders (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.073% fail on Servos (9 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.016% fail on Pipes (99% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Leaks
      • 0.048% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.040% fail on Operation
    • 0.29% fail on Air and vacuum systems (12 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Components (14 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Servos (17 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.016% fail on Pipes (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.016% fail on Hoses (13 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Leaks (21 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0081% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
    • 0.18% fail on ABS (69% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.048% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.024% fail on Cable
      • 0.016% fail on Lever
      • 0.0081% fail on Linkage
    • 0.024% fail on Electronic stability system (88% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Service brake control components (82% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Pedal (82% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on Condition
    • 0.0081% fail on Full power hydraulic systems
      • 0.0081% fail on Operation
  • 7.1% fail on Tyres (12% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Tread depth (20% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Size/type
    • 0.073% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.073% fail on Valve stem
  • 6.5% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.2% fail on Wipers (31% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Washers (24% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.22% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.097% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 2.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.4% fail on Emissions
    • 0.25% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.22% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.11% fail on System
      • 0.089% fail on Cap
      • 0.016% fail on Pipe
  • 1.5% fail on Steering (34% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Steering system (38% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Track rod end (47% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Steering rack (40% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.10% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.081% fail on Free play
        • 0.081% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.056% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.0081% fail on Other components
        • 0.0081% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.29% fail on Power steering
      • 0.11% fail on Operation
      • 0.073% fail on Other components
      • 0.048% fail on Electronic power steering
      • 0.048% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.032% fail on Rams (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0081% fail on Drive system
    • 0.0081% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.78% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.51% fail on Doors (49% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Passengers other (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.16% fail on Body condition
    • 0.10% fail on Seats
      • 0.089% fail on Passengers
      • 0.016% fail on Drivers
    • 0.016% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.0081% fail on Load security
      • 0.0081% fail on Tailgate
  • 0.76% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (37% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.40% fail on Condition
      • 0.032% fail on Requirements
      • 0.016% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0081% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.31% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (54% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (53% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.48% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.48% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.33% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Attachment
    • 0.056% fail on Condition
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