Skoda Superb MOT Results

Registered in 2002
57.0% pass rate
from 179 tests in 2020
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.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 13% fail on Headlamps (150% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 11% fail on Headlamp (130% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 5.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 3.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.9% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.56% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.56% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.56% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.56% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.56% fail on Switch
  • 15% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 9.5% fail on Transmission (140% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 9.5% fail on Drive shafts (150% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 9.5% fail on Joints (160% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Doors (7 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Other passenger's door (8 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 3.4% fail on Door condition (8 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Front passenger's door (5 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Door condition (6 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.56% fail on Door condition
    • 1.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.56% fail on Chassis
      • 0.56% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.56% fail on Body
      • 0.56% fail on Other body component
    • 0.56% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.56% fail on Other boot lid component
  • 15% fail on Suspension
    • 10% fail on Suspension arms
      • 7.3% fail on Ball joint (170% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 3.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.8% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 2.2% fail on Springs
      • 2.2% fail on Coil springs
        • 2.2% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.1% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.56% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.56% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.56% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.56% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.56% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.56% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.56% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 9.5% fail on Brakes
    • 5.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.56% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.7% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.56% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.56% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.56% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.56% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.56% fail on Rbt
          • 0.56% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 2.8% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.7% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.2% fail on Flexible brake hoses (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.1% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (7 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.56% fail on Hand lever
  • 7.8% fail on Tyres
    • 5.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.56% fail on Size/type
  • 5.6% fail on Visibility
    • 3.9% fail on Wipers
    • 1.1% fail on Condition of glass
      • 1.1% fail on Windscreen
    • 1.1% fail on Washers
  • 5.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.0% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.8% fail on Compression ignition
        • 2.2% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.56% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 2.2% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.56% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.56% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.56% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 3.4% fail on Steering
    • 2.8% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.56% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.1% fail on Power steering
      • 1.1% fail on Operation (8 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 2.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.7% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.56% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.56% fail on Condition
  • 1.7% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plates
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