Skoda Roomster MOT Results

Registered in 2009
61.9% pass rate
from 1,371 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 2009 cars and highlighted areas where the Skoda Roomster is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.8% fail on Stop lamp (87% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Position lamps (56% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Position lamp (59% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.9% fail on Individual direction indicators (75% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.36% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.36% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.36% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.073% fail on Switch
    • 0.15% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.073% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.073% fail on Horn
    • 0.073% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.073% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 10% fail on Suspension (19% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Springs (50% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Coil springs (50% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 6.3% fail on Coil spring (51% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.73% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.15% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage ball joints (88% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Anti-roll bar
    • 1.5% fail on Suspension arms (63% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint (89% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.51% fail on Shock absorbers (65% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.15% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint dust cover (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.073% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.073% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.073% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 7.9% fail on Brakes
    • 3.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.2% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.0% fail on Brake discs and drums (83% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Brake discs (84% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.15% fail on Cable
    • 3.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.9% fail on Rbt
          • 2.5% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.44% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.51% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.51% fail on Rbt
          • 0.44% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.073% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.22% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.22% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.15% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.073% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.36% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.29% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.073% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.29% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.29% fail on Lever
    • 0.22% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.15% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.073% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.15% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.073% fail on Pedal
      • 0.073% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.15% fail on Air and vacuum systems (14 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Leaks (41 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 6.5% fail on Tyres
    • 3.7% fail on Condition
    • 3.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 6.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (58% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Transmission (170% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Drive shafts (180% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 4.2% fail on Joints (170% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.073% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.073% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.073% fail on Joints
    • 1.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.15% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.15% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.073% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.073% fail on Load security
      • 0.073% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.073% fail on Tailgate condition
    • 0.073% fail on Doors
      • 0.073% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.073% fail on Door condition
    • 0.073% fail on Seats
      • 0.073% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.073% fail on Undertray
  • 4.6% fail on Visibility
    • 2.5% fail on Wipers
    • 2.0% fail on Washers
    • 0.22% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.22% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.15% fail on View to rear
      • 0.15% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.073% fail on Driver's view
  • 4.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.3% fail on Compression ignition (120% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (190% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.22% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.073% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.073% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 1.2% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.58% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.51% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.073% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.073% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.073% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 2.3% fail on Steering
    • 2.0% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.8% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.073% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.073% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.073% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.22% fail on Power steering
      • 0.15% fail on Pipes and hoses (6 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Operation
    • 0.15% fail on Electronic power steering
    • 0.073% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.073% fail on Steering rack
  • 1.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.95% fail on Seat belts (160% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.29% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.29% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.29% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.29% fail on Attachment
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