Skoda Roomster MOT Results

Registered in 2006
51.8% pass rate
from 633 tests in 2020
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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Skoda Roomster is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (28% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.6% fail on Stop lamp (60% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.0% fail on Direction indicators (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 7.0% fail on Flashing type (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 6.6% fail on Individual direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.32% fail on All direction indicators
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp levelling device (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.1% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.16% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.16% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.47% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.32% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.16% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.16% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 7.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (48% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 1.7% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.47% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.32% fail on Ball joint
    • 5.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.0% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.9% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.32% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.16% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.9% fail on Springs
      • 3.9% fail on Coil springs
        • 3.9% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.47% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.47% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.16% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 10% fail on Brake performance (64% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (56% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 5.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (60% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 5.4% fail on Service brake performance (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 5.4% fail on Rbt (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 4.9% fail on Service brake performance (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.47% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.7% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.5% fail on Rbt
          • 2.5% fail on Parking brake performance (94% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.16% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.63% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.63% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.63% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.16% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.16% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.7% fail on Mechanical brake components (55% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.7% fail on Brake discs and drums (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.7% fail on Brake discs (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.47% fail on Cable
        • 0.32% fail on Lever (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Linkage
    • 0.79% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.79% fail on Lever
    • 0.63% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.63% fail on Brake fluid (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.32% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.16% fail on Electronic braking system
      • 0.16% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.47% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.47% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.47% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.47% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.32% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.16% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 14% fail on Body, chassis, structure (86% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 12% fail on Transmission (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 11% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 11% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Prop shafts (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.95% fail on Joints (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.1% fail on Doors (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Other passenger's door (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.95% fail on Door condition (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.16% fail on Door condition
    • 0.32% fail on Body
      • 0.16% fail on Panel
      • 0.16% fail on Other body component
    • 0.16% fail on Chassis
      • 0.16% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.16% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.16% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.16% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.16% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.16% fail on Undertray
  • 8.4% fail on Tyres
    • 4.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.16% fail on Size/type
  • 6.0% fail on Visibility
    • 3.0% fail on Wipers
    • 2.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.47% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.47% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.32% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.16% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.16% fail on View to rear
      • 0.16% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.8% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.6% fail on Compression ignition (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.95% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.32% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.16% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 1.3% fail on Spark ignition (70% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.47% fail on Catalyst emissions (74% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.47% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (79% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.47% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.32% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.16% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.16% fail on Other leaks
  • 4.6% fail on Steering
    • 3.5% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 3.3% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.32% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.63% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.63% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.47% fail on Steering play
      • 0.47% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.16% fail on Power steering
      • 0.16% fail on Other components
  • 1.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.95% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.79% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.47% fail on Condition
      • 0.32% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.47% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.47% fail on Attachment
  • 0.32% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.32% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.16% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.16% fail on Anchorages
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