Skoda Rapid MOT Results

Registered in 2013
79.1% pass rate
from 3,711 tests in 2020
(10% 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.

  • 6.0% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (19% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp (38% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.16% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.65% fail on Stop lamp (61% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.51% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.027% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.16% fail on Direction indicators (74% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Flashing type (74% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.054% fail on Side repeaters (86% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.027% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.027% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.027% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.027% fail on Battery(ies)
  • 4.7% fail on Tyres
    • 2.9% fail on Condition
    • 2.0% fail on Tread depth (30% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type
  • 4.4% fail on Visibility
    • 3.0% fail on Wipers
    • 1.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.16% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.16% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.11% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.054% fail on View to rear
      • 0.054% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.1% fail on Suspension
    • 1.2% fail on Springs (34% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Coil springs (34% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Coil spring (36% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.027% fail on Mounting
    • 1.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Linkage ball joints (150% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Pins and bushes (7 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.027% fail on Anti-roll bar
    • 0.97% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.89% fail on Pins and bushes (85% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.081% fail on Ball joint (89% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.027% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.94% fail on Shock absorbers (78% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.13% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.081% fail on Macpherson strut (9 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.027% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.027% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 3.9% fail on Brakes
    • 2.6% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.6% fail on Brake linings and pads (34% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads (33% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums (66% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Brake discs (66% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.081% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.054% fail on Lever
        • 0.027% fail on Cable
    • 1.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.70% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.70% fail on Rbt
          • 0.62% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.081% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.32% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.32% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.19% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.19% fail on Rbt
          • 0.16% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.027% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.16% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.16% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.081% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.081% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.027% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.11% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.11% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.081% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.027% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.054% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.054% fail on Lever
    • 0.054% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.054% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.054% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.054% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (10 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Other components
      • 0.027% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.027% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
    • 0.027% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.027% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.027% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.027% fail on Servos
    • 0.027% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.027% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 2.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (88% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Transmission (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Drive shafts (190% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Joints (180% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.027% fail on Drive shaft
        • 0.027% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.13% fail on Prop shafts (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Joints (6 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.70% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.11% fail on Undertray (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.054% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.054% fail on Seats
      • 0.027% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.027% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.027% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.027% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.027% fail on Body
      • 0.027% fail on Other body component
    • 0.027% fail on Doors
      • 0.027% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.027% fail on Door condition
  • 1.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 1.2% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.67% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.46% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.19% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.081% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.54% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.35% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.081% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (9 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.081% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.027% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.13% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.081% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.027% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.027% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.027% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.027% fail on Undertray
  • 0.78% fail on Steering
    • 0.51% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.40% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.054% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.054% fail on Drag link end (6 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.11% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.081% fail on Power steering (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.081% fail on Other components (15 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.027% fail on Steering column
    • 0.027% fail on Steering play
      • 0.027% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.027% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 0.40% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.38% fail on Attachment (100% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.027% fail on Condition
  • 0.30% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.22% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.22% fail on Condition
    • 0.081% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.19% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.19% fail on Registration plates
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