Skoda Superb MOT Results

Registered in 2006
58.2% pass rate
from 787 tests in 2017
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 Superb is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (66% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.6% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Rear lamps
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.1% fail on Direction indicators (60% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Flashing type (60% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.0% fail on All direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.64% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.13% fail on Switch
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.51% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.13% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.4% fail on Stop lamp (70% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.38% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.13% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.13% fail on Switch
    • 0.25% fail on Battery
    • 0.25% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.25% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.13% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.13% fail on Lamp
      • 0.13% fail on Tell tale
  • 20% fail on Suspension
    • 13% fail on Drive shafts (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 13% fail on Front drive shafts (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 13% fail on Constant velocity joints (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Couplings
      • 0.38% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Drive shafts (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.7% fail on Coil springs (46% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Condition (45% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.25% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.25% fail on Rear
    • 0.13% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.13% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.13% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment
    • 0.13% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.13% fail on Component mounting
  • 7.9% fail on Brakes (31% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.7% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.5% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.3% fail on Rear wheels (56% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 3.3% fail on Hub components
      • 2.4% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.76% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.38% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.13% fail on Brake back plates
    • 0.76% fail on ABS
    • 0.51% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.51% fail on Condition
    • 0.51% fail on Hydraulic systems (83% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Components (91% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Pipes (88% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Operation
      • 0.13% fail on Leaks
    • 0.38% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.13% fail on Electronic stability system
  • 6.6% fail on Tyres
    • 3.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth (41% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Size/type
    • 0.13% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.6% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.8% fail on Wipers
    • 1.3% fail on Washers (54% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.25% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.3% fail on Emissions
    • 0.25% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.13% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.13% fail on System
  • 2.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.0% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 2.0% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.25% fail on Condition
  • 1.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.5% fail on Doors (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Passengers other (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Drivers
      • 0.13% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.13% fail on Body condition
    • 0.13% fail on Seats
      • 0.13% fail on Drivers
  • 1.4% fail on Steering (54% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Steering system
      • 1.0% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.38% fail on Steering rack
  • 1.0% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.0% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.64% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.64% fail on Registration plate
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