In the course of the virtually 20 million critiques carried out final 12 months by the Spanish Automobile Technical Inspection stations (particularly, 19,608,581 automobiles circulated by means of them), greater than 4 million did not go the primary inspection.
These are information from the Ministry of Trade and analyzed by AECA-ITV. A complete of 4,051,098 automobiles didn’t go the obligatory inspection on the first time, which represents 20% of all automobiles that yearly go to their critiques.
These figures correspond to the 17,176,021 defects present in automobiles suspended final 12 months. Of those failures, 11,050,977 have been thought-about severe, which diminish the security circumstances of the car, put different street customers in danger or can have a damaging impression on the atmosphere. The common variety of severe errors detected per rejected car is 1.9 defects per car.
The managing director of AECA-ITV, Guillermo Magaz, recollects that “it’s forbidden to drive with an unfavorable ITV besides to take the car to the workshop or to go to the ITV for a brand new technical inspection, as soon as the detected defect has been corrected ”. Driving with out the ITV is grounds for sanction.
Essentially the most detected faults
In 2019, the section through which essentially the most severe defects have been discovered was lighting and signaling (27,5%);axles, tires and suspensions (17,8%), extra polluting emissions (13,6%) and people associated to brakes (12,03%).
In second inspections, to which the rejected automobiles are obliged to current themselves, a complete of three,374,390 obtained a positive ITV after correcting the deficiencies, whereas the proportion of rejected in second or subsequent inspections It’s 7.75% (313,696 automobiles).
Notably ITV’s work saves lives each on the street and typically by controlling polluting emissions from automobiles. That’s the reason sure absenteeism charges have been detected which can be of concern within the sector: 20 out of 100 automobiles don’t go the regulatory ITV, a determine that shoots up in last-mile transport (vans) and on bikes and mopeds.