Skoda Fabia MOT Results

Registered in 2014
84.1% pass rate
from 15,551 tests in 2020
(17% better than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Skoda Fabia is unusually good or bad.

  • 4.5% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (21% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim (17% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim (19% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.077% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.93% fail on Headlamps (26% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Headlamp (24% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Dipswitch (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0064% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.0064% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.62% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.44% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.42% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.019% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.0064% fail on Switch
    • 0.21% fail on Reversing lamps (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Reversing lamps (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0064% fail on Reversing lamp switch
    • 0.16% fail on Direction indicators (59% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Flashing type (59% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.032% fail on Side repeaters (89% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0064% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.14% fail on Stop lamp (88% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.0064% fail on Switch
    • 0.071% fail on Electrical equipment (56% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Horn (64% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.0064% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.013% fail on Daytime running lamps
    • 0.0064% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.0064% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.0064% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 4.1% fail on Visibility
    • 3.4% fail on Wipers (24% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Washers (58% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.090% fail on View to rear
      • 0.090% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.032% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.032% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.032% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.019% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.9% fail on Tyres (13% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Condition
    • 1.9% fail on Tread depth (26% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.071% fail on Size/type
    • 0.0064% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 3.2% fail on Brakes
    • 2.1% fail on Brake performance (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance (200% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt (200% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.17% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.019% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.013% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.0064% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.013% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.013% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.52% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (91% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.52% fail on Rbt (sp) (100% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (76% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Rbt (sp) (89% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake imbalance (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.058% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.16% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.16% fail on Rbt
          • 0.12% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.019% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.019% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.91% fail on Mechanical brake components (63% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Brake linings and pads (67% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.70% fail on Brake pads (67% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0064% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.25% fail on Brake discs and drums (51% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Brake discs (51% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.013% fail on Cable
        • 0.013% fail on Lever
    • 0.33% fail on Parking brake control (190% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Hand lever (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Pedal
    • 0.032% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.026% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0064% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.026% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (73% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.013% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.013% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.013% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.0064% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.0064% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.0064% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 0.65% fail on Suspension (71% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Suspension arms (55% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.051% fail on Ball joint (85% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Anti-roll bars (49% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.039% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.019% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.0064% fail on Linkage
      • 0.0064% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.090% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.084% fail on Springs (90% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Coil springs (90% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.077% fail on Coil spring (91% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0064% fail on Mounting
    • 0.051% fail on Shock absorbers (87% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.013% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.013% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 0.52% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (43% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Exhaust emissions (46% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Spark ignition (41% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (40% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.084% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.019% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.24% fail on Compression ignition (48% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.013% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (95% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.039% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.013% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.013% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.0064% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.0064% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.0064% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.0064% fail on Undertray
  • 0.28% fail on Body, chassis, structure (70% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.077% fail on Transmission (81% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.077% fail on Drive shafts (80% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.077% fail on Joints (79% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.071% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.045% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.013% fail on Pipe
      • 0.0064% fail on Tank
      • 0.0064% fail on Hose
    • 0.045% fail on Body
      • 0.045% fail on Other body component
    • 0.032% fail on Doors
      • 0.013% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.0064% fail on Door condition
        • 0.0064% fail on Catch
      • 0.013% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.013% fail on Door condition
      • 0.0064% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.0064% fail on Door condition
    • 0.026% fail on Exhaust system (91% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.019% fail on Undertray
    • 0.0064% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.0064% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.0064% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 0.24% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.19% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.19% fail on Condition
    • 0.051% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (64% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0064% fail on Airbags
      • 0.0064% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.15% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.14% fail on Attachment
    • 0.013% fail on Condition
  • 0.13% fail on Identification of the vehicle (44% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Registration plates (44% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.13% fail on Steering (61% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.090% fail on Steering linkage components (65% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Track rod end (70% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.019% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.019% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.0064% fail on Steering shaft
    • 0.0064% fail on Steering play
      • 0.0064% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.0064% fail on Electronic power steering
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