Skoda Rapid MOT Results

Registered in 2013
76.7% pass rate
from 3,430 tests in 2020
(8.0% better than other 2013 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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Skoda Rapid is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.5% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (13% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamps (23% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp (30% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamp aim (9.5% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim (7.6% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (23% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (7.8% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Stop lamp (67% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (7.1% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Rear fog lamp (7.3% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on Rear fog lamp (9.0% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Position lamps (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Position lamp (170% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.15% fail on Direction indicators (80% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Flashing type (80% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Individual direction indicators (63% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.029% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.12% fail on Electrical equipment (50% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Battery(ies) (140% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Horn
    • 0.058% fail on Reversing lamps (58% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.058% fail on Reversing lamps (57% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.058% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Main beam tell-tale
      • 0.029% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.029% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.029% fail on Switch
  • 5.4% fail on Suspension (8.3% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Springs (17% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Coil springs (17% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Coil spring (16% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Suspension arms (29% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.99% fail on Pins and bushes (42% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Ball joint (68% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (130% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (170% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Linkage ball joints (74% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Pins and bushes (9 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint dust cover (110% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.73% fail on Shock absorbers (22% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Wheel bearings (32% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Macpherson strut (170% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.029% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.029% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.029% fail on Ball joint
  • 4.5% fail on Brakes (8.0% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (7.7% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Brake linings and pads (12% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Brake pads (11% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs and drums (60% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Brake discs (61% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.058% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (45% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.029% fail on Cable
        • 0.029% fail on Relay lever
    • 1.6% fail on Brake performance (6.7% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Service brake performance (7.0% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Rbt (9.1% worse than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.93% fail on Service brake performance (15% worse than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.15% fail on Service brake imbalance (25% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (35% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.35% fail on Rbt (sp) (38% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.029% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 0.23% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (1.6% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Rbt (sp) (2.1% worse than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.15% fail on Service brake imbalance (15% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.12% fail on Service brake performance (43% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Parking brake performance (16% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Rbt (23% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.17% fail on Parking brake performance (25% better than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.029% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.029% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.029% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.087% fail on Hydraulic systems (92% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Brake fluid (160% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.087% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (92% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (140% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.087% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (60% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.058% fail on Electronic stability control (50% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.058% fail on Rigid brake pipes (74% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.029% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.029% fail on Pedal
    • 0.029% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.029% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.029% fail on Other components
  • 4.5% fail on Tyres (14% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Condition (0.44% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth (31% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Size/type (83% worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 3.8% fail on Visibility (5.6% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Wipers (3.5% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Washers (23% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Driver's view (72% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Condition of glass (82% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Windscreen (85% worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 2.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure (73% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Transmission (110% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Drive shafts (110% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Joints (110% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Prop shafts (150% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.087% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Exhaust system (85% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.087% fail on Bumpers (69% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.058% fail on Seats (57% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.029% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.029% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.029% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.029% fail on Doors
      • 0.029% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.029% fail on Door condition
    • 0.029% fail on Undertray
  • 1.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (33% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Exhaust emissions (35% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Spark ignition (15% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.70% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (53% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Catalyst emissions (32% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.058% fail on Emissions not tested (28% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.029% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 0.87% fail on Compression ignition (68% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.70% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (170% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (28% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.087% fail on Emissions not tested (130% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.058% fail on Emission control equipment (10 times worse than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.058% fail on Particulate filter (20 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.029% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.029% fail on Sound deadening material
    • 0.029% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.029% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.93% fail on Steering (4.1% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Steering linkage components (22% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Track rod end (36% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Ball joint (150% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.058% fail on Drag link end (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Steering gear (150% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Steering rack (170% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Steering play (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Steering box
    • 0.087% fail on Power steering (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.058% fail on Operation (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Other components
    • 0.058% fail on Electronic power steering (200% worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.67% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (51% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Seat belts (90% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Condition (110% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (21% worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.61% fail on Road Wheels (120% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Attachment (190% worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.23% fail on Identification of the vehicle (10% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Registration plates (21% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.029% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.029% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.029% fail on Belt(s)/padding
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