Skoda Superb MOT Results

Registered in 2004
63.0% pass rate
from 690 tests in 2017
(22% better than other 2004 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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Skoda Superb is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (23% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 7.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.5% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.72% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.43% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on Headlamp levelling device (8 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.29% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.29% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 2.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.6% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.14% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.5% fail on Stop lamp (53% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Battery
    • 0.29% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.29% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.29% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 18% fail on Suspension
    • 12% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 12% fail on Front drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 12% fail on Constant velocity joints (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.43% fail on Attachment
    • 2.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (56% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (53% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.14% fail on Attachment
    • 1.3% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.87% fail on Coil springs (82% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Condition (82% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.43% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.14% fail on Component mounting
  • 8.8% fail on Brakes (41% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Brake performance (51% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance (59% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.29% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 3.3% fail on Hub components
      • 2.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.43% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.14% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.7% fail on Hydraulic systems (66% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Components (73% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.72% fail on Hoses
        • 0.43% fail on Pipes (88% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.14% fail on Servos
      • 0.29% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.14% fail on Operation
    • 0.87% fail on ABS
    • 0.72% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.72% fail on Condition
    • 0.58% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.29% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.29% fail on Pedal
        • 0.29% fail on Condition
  • 7.0% fail on Tyres
    • 4.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Size/type
  • 3.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Doors (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Passengers other (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Passengers front (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Drivers
    • 0.58% fail on Seats
      • 0.58% fail on Drivers (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Load security (10 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Bootlid (14 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Tailgate
    • 0.14% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.14% fail on Body security
    • 0.14% fail on Body condition
  • 3.6% fail on Driver's view of the road (58% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers (64% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Washers (63% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.14% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.8% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.3% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 2.2% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.14% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.72% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.43% fail on Condition
      • 0.14% fail on Attachment
      • 0.14% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 2.0% fail on Steering (59% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Steering system (54% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.43% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.14% fail on Steering arm
  • 1.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (80% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Emissions (73% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Exhaust system (89% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.14% fail on Cap
      • 0.14% fail on System
    • 0.29% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 1.2% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.29% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.29% fail on Attachment
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