Skoda Superb MOT Results

Registered in 2007
58.8% pass rate
from 549 tests in 2020
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.

  • 17% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.4% fail on Direction indicators (83% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Flashing type (83% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.7% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 1.5% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.18% fail on All direction indicators
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.36% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.36% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.6% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.18% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.36% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.36% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.36% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.36% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.18% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.18% fail on Horn
  • 14% fail on Body, chassis, structure (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 12% fail on Transmission (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 12% fail on Drive shafts (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 12% fail on Joints (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.36% fail on Joints
    • 0.91% fail on Doors
      • 0.55% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.55% fail on Door condition
      • 0.36% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.36% fail on Door condition
      • 0.18% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.18% fail on Door condition
    • 0.55% fail on Exhaust system (77% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.18% fail on Tank
      • 0.18% fail on Pipe
      • 0.18% fail on System
    • 0.36% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.18% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.18% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.18% fail on Seats
      • 0.18% fail on Driver's seat
  • 9.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (73% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 8.7% fail on Exhaust emissions (71% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 7.8% fail on Compression ignition (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 6.4% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (180% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.18% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.1% fail on Spark ignition (70% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Fluid leaks (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.73% fail on Other leaks (15 times worse than other 2007 cars)
  • 9.1% fail on Suspension (40% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.5% fail on Ball joint
      • 2.2% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.91% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 1.5% fail on Springs (69% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Coil springs (69% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Coil spring (69% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.36% fail on Anti-roll bars (92% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.18% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.18% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.18% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 7.5% fail on Tyres
    • 4.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.36% fail on Size/type
  • 6.2% fail on Brakes (41% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.4% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.2% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.18% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.8% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.8% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.7% fail on Brake performance (47% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt
          • 0.91% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.18% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.73% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.55% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.18% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.18% fail on Rbt
          • 0.18% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.55% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.55% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.18% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.18% fail on Pedal
    • 0.18% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 4.0% fail on Visibility
    • 2.7% fail on Wipers
    • 0.91% fail on Washers (70% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.36% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.18% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.18% fail on View to rear
      • 0.18% fail on Mirrors
  • 1.6% fail on Steering
    • 1.5% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.18% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.18% fail on Steering rack
  • 1.6% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.1% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.55% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.36% fail on Condition
      • 0.18% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.36% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.36% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.36% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.36% fail on Attachment
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