Skoda Superb MOT Results

Registered in 2007
59.4% pass rate
from 692 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Skoda Superb is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (27% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 11% fail on Registration plate lamp (94% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 8.4% fail on Position lamps (47% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 7.2% fail on Front lamps (61% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.8% fail on Direction indicators (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.6% fail on Flashing type (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 3.5% fail on Individual lamps (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.58% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.14% fail on Switch
      • 0.14% fail on Semaphore
        • 0.14% fail on Tell tales
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.43% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.14% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.72% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.72% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.14% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.14% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.14% fail on Lamp
      • 0.14% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.14% fail on Horn
    • 0.14% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 18% fail on Suspension
    • 12% fail on Drive shafts (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 12% fail on Front drive shafts (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 12% fail on Constant velocity joints (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Couplings
      • 0.14% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.14% fail on Drive shafts
    • 4.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.3% fail on Coil springs (56% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Condition (58% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Location
    • 1.9% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.9% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (71% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (73% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.43% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.29% fail on Front
      • 0.14% fail on Rear
  • 7.8% fail on Tyres
    • 4.3% fail on Condition
    • 4.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.29% fail on Size/type
  • 7.2% fail on Brakes
    • 3.3% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.4% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.87% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.87% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.72% fail on Front wheels
    • 3.0% fail on Hub components
      • 2.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.87% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.58% fail on Components
        • 0.43% fail on Hoses
        • 0.14% fail on Servos
      • 0.29% fail on Leaks
      • 0.14% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.43% fail on ABS
    • 0.29% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.14% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.14% fail on Pedal
        • 0.14% fail on Condition
  • 3.6% fail on Driver's view of the road (42% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers
    • 1.0% fail on Washers (61% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.58% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.43% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 2.0% fail on Emissions
    • 0.58% fail on Exhaust system (72% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.14% fail on Cap
      • 0.14% fail on System
    • 0.14% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.3% fail on Steering
    • 2.3% fail on Steering system
      • 1.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.58% fail on Steering rack
  • 2.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (190% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Doors (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Passengers other (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Passengers front (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Drivers
    • 0.72% fail on Seats (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Drivers (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Passengers
    • 0.29% fail on Body condition
    • 0.14% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.14% fail on Load security
      • 0.14% fail on Bootlid
  • 1.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.3% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.3% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.14% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.72% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.72% fail on Condition
  • 1.2% fail on Road Wheels (180% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
  • 0.72% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.72% fail on Registration plate
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