Dream car or Budget, which comes first? Tell us your thoughts | No thanks

Vauxhall Astravan MOT Results

Registered in 2004
46.3% pass rate
from 4,073 tests in 2017
(4.6% worse than other 2004 vans)
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 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Astravan is unusually good or bad.

  • 33% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (8.2% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 14% fail on Headlamp aim (130% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 8.6% fail on Headlamps (120% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 8.4% fail on Headlamp (120% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (4 times worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale' (5 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (3 times worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.049% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
        • 0.025% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.025% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.049% fail on Dipswitch
    • 7.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.7% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Rear lamps (52% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.074% fail on All position lamps
    • 7.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.6% fail on Registration plate lamp (51% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Battery (150% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Direction indicators (26% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Flashing type (26% better than other 2004 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.44% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.15% fail on Side repeaters (86% better than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Switch
        • 0.098% fail on Tell tales (4 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (56% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Fog lamp (56% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.54% fail on Horn (74% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on Hazard warning (71% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Lamp
      • 0.049% fail on Switch (92% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.12% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.12% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.098% fail on Rear reflectors (75% better than other 2004 vans)
  • 26% fail on Brakes (27% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 15% fail on Brake performance (28% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 10% fail on Parking brake performance (70% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 7.5% fail on Rear wheels (36% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.9% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.93% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.93% fail on Service brake performance (48% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.074% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.025% fail on Parking brake operation
    • 15% fail on Hydraulic systems (72% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 14% fail on Components (77% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 12% fail on Pipes (110% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 1.7% fail on Valves
        • 0.79% fail on Hoses
        • 0.17% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.098% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.049% fail on Servos
      • 0.81% fail on Leaks (68% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.098% fail on Operation
    • 2.7% fail on Hub components
      • 1.5% fail on Brake pads (31% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.098% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.074% fail on Wheel cylinder
      • 0.025% fail on Brake linings
    • 1.6% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.6% fail on Condition
      • 0.049% fail on Fitment (8 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.59% fail on ABS (53% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.54% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.54% fail on Pedal
        • 0.39% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.15% fail on Condition
    • 0.29% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.29% fail on Cable
    • 0.27% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.12% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.049% fail on Operation (7 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.049% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
      • 0.025% fail on Components
        • 0.025% fail on Pipes
  • 24% fail on Suspension
    • 10% fail on Anti-roll bars (58% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 7.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (66% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (32% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage condition (120% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Attachment
      • 0.098% fail on Condition
    • 6.7% fail on Coil springs (150% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 6.7% fail on Condition (150% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Location
    • 3.1% fail on Suspension arms (34% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (33% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.049% fail on Condition
    • 2.5% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.1% fail on Front (42% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Rear (110% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Prescribed areas (72% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Component mounting (63% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Subframe mounting (61% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.074% fail on Spring mounting (98% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Drive shafts (69% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Front drive shafts (69% better than other 2004 vans)
        • 1.4% fail on Constant velocity joints (69% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.049% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.049% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.4% fail on Front suspension joints (44% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Macpherson strut (3 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.32% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.25% fail on Condition
      • 0.049% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.025% fail on Attachment
    • 0.29% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.29% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.025% fail on General condition
    • 0.025% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.025% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.025% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.025% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.025% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 14% fail on Driver's view of the road (19% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 7.0% fail on Wipers
    • 6.2% fail on Washers (33% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Windscreen
    • 1.3% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.15% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.025% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 12% fail on Tyres (45% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 7.6% fail on Tread depth (47% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Condition (33% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.96% fail on Size/type (180% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.098% fail on Valve stem
  • 8.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (33% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 5.3% fail on Exhaust system (35% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Emissions (45% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.47% fail on Cap
      • 0.37% fail on System
      • 0.17% fail on Tank
      • 0.098% fail on Pipe
    • 0.76% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 3.9% fail on Steering (45% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Steering system (44% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.9% fail on Track rod end (30% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.17% fail on Steering rack (81% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.049% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.025% fail on Free play
        • 0.025% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.29% fail on Power steering (66% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Operation
      • 0.074% fail on Other components
      • 0.025% fail on Pump
      • 0.025% fail on Rams
    • 0.17% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.049% fail on Steering control (80% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.025% fail on Steering lock
      • 0.025% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.049% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.025% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 2.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (68% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.83% fail on Body condition (76% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.52% fail on Engine mountings (170% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.37% fail on Seats
      • 0.27% fail on Passengers
      • 0.098% fail on Drivers
    • 0.17% fail on Vehicle structure (90% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Chassis (90% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Body security
    • 0.074% fail on Load security
      • 0.049% fail on Tailgate
      • 0.025% fail on Bootlid
    • 0.049% fail on Doors (94% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.025% fail on Drivers
      • 0.025% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.025% fail on Speedometer
  • 1.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.88% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (83% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.54% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (68% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (73% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.025% fail on Seat belt pre-tensioner
    • 0.34% fail on Seat belts (91% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Condition (79% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Prescribed areas (96% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.025% fail on Requirements
      • 0.025% fail on Attachment
  • 0.39% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.25% fail on Condition (170% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment
  • 0.025% fail on Towbars
    • 0.025% fail on Towbar