Skoda Superb MOT Results

Registered in 2002
59.4% pass rate
from 261 tests in 2017
(17% better than other 2002 cars)
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 2002 cars and highlighted areas where the Skoda Superb is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 12% fail on Registration plate lamp (67% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 7.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.77% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (10 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.77% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (39 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.38% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 5.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.6% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.9% fail on Stop lamp (70% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.77% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.38% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.38% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.1% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.77% fail on Battery
    • 0.38% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.38% fail on Lamp
    • 0.38% fail on Horn
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 8.4% fail on Drive shafts (95% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 8.4% fail on Front drive shafts (98% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 8.4% fail on Constant velocity joints (100% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 6.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 6.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.1% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Anti-roll bars (80% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.38% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.38% fail on Condition
    • 0.38% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.38% fail on Condition
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 6.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.3% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.3% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.38% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 5.4% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.0% fail on Components
        • 4.2% fail on Hoses (200% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Pipes
        • 0.38% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.38% fail on Operation
      • 0.38% fail on Leaks
    • 2.7% fail on Hub components
      • 2.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.77% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.1% fail on ABS
    • 0.38% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.38% fail on Condition
    • 0.38% fail on Restricted movement
  • 10.0% fail on Tyres
    • 5.7% fail on Condition
    • 3.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.77% fail on Size/type
  • 5.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 4.2% fail on Doors (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Passengers other (7 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.38% fail on Drivers
    • 1.1% fail on Body condition
    • 0.38% fail on Seats
      • 0.38% fail on Drivers
    • 0.38% fail on Load security
      • 0.38% fail on Bootlid
  • 4.2% fail on Driver's view of the road (56% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Wipers (65% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.77% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.38% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.8% fail on Steering
    • 3.4% fail on Steering system
      • 2.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.38% fail on Power steering
      • 0.38% fail on Operation
  • 1.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (76% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Emissions
    • 0.38% fail on Exhaust system
  • 1.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.1% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.1% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.77% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.77% fail on Attachment
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