Vauxhall Astravan MOT Results

Registered in 2006
51.8% pass rate
from 4,106 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 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Astravan is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.9% fail on Headlamp aim (47% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 8.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 7.5% fail on Front lamps (22% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Rear lamps (57% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.049% fail on All position lamps
    • 7.5% fail on Registration plate lamp (32% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 5.6% fail on Stop lamp (23% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 4.4% fail on Headlamps (29% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 4.4% fail on Headlamp (29% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.024% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.024% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.024% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.024% fail on Switch
      • 0.024% fail on Dipswitch
    • 3.0% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Rear fog lamp (33% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Fog lamp (34% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.024% fail on Switch
    • 1.0% fail on Direction indicators (69% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Flashing type (69% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.66% fail on Individual lamps (73% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on Side repeaters (76% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on All direction indicators (63% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.049% fail on Switch
        • 0.024% fail on Tell tales
    • 0.44% fail on Horn (67% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.15% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.049% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.024% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.024% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.024% fail on Switch
  • 22% fail on Suspension
    • 12% fail on Coil springs (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 12% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Location
    • 8.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (34% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 6.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (48% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.73% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.17% fail on Condition (190% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Attachment
    • 1.9% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.9% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Suspension arms (67% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (67% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Attachment
    • 1.3% fail on Drive shafts (67% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Front drive shafts (66% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Constant velocity joints (66% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.024% fail on Couplings
    • 0.44% fail on Wheel bearings (79% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.32% fail on Front (81% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Rear (71% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.41% fail on Macpherson strut (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Condition (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.39% fail on Front suspension joints (82% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.17% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.049% fail on Condition
    • 0.19% fail on Prescribed areas (95% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Component mounting (91% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.049% fail on Subframe mounting (82% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.097% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.049% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.049% fail on Attachment
      • 0.024% fail on Condition
    • 0.049% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.049% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.024% fail on General condition
    • 0.024% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.024% fail on Condition
    • 0.024% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.024% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.024% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.024% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.024% fail on Axles
      • 0.024% fail on Swivel joints/housing
    • 0.024% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 21% fail on Brakes (14% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 12% fail on Hydraulic systems (74% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 11% fail on Components (80% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 11% fail on Pipes (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.46% fail on Hoses
        • 0.15% fail on Cylinders (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.049% fail on Servos
        • 0.024% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.024% fail on Valves
      • 0.71% fail on Leaks (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.073% fail on Operation
    • 9.7% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.0% fail on Parking brake performance (22% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 4.7% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.5% fail on Front wheels (42% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.68% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.27% fail on Service brake performance (75% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.024% fail on Brake operation
    • 2.3% fail on Hub components (35% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake pads (52% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.97% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.17% fail on Wheel cylinder (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.097% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.049% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.024% fail on Brake linings
    • 1.1% fail on ABS
    • 0.85% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.85% fail on Condition
    • 0.49% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.49% fail on Pedal
        • 0.44% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.049% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Mechanical components (65% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Cable (66% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Pivot
    • 0.12% fail on Air and vacuum systems (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.097% fail on Components (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.073% fail on Servos (11 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.024% fail on Pipes
      • 0.024% fail on Leaks
    • 0.12% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.024% fail on Locking devices
  • 12% fail on Driver's view of the road (13% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 5.9% fail on Wipers
    • 5.7% fail on Washers (38% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Windscreen
    • 1.0% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.049% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.024% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 10% fail on Tyres (27% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 6.2% fail on Tread depth (30% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Condition (23% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.61% fail on Size/type (110% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.073% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 2.3% fail on Exhaust system (24% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Emissions
    • 1.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.71% fail on Cap (180% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on System
      • 0.15% fail on Pipe
      • 0.024% fail on Tank
    • 0.34% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 1.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (69% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.58% fail on Engine mountings (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.37% fail on Body condition (83% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.097% fail on Vehicle structure (89% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.097% fail on Chassis (89% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.073% fail on Body security
    • 0.049% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.049% fail on Doors (93% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Drivers
      • 0.024% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.049% fail on Seats (84% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.049% fail on Passengers
      • 0.024% fail on Drivers
    • 0.024% fail on Load security
      • 0.024% fail on Tailgate
  • 1.2% fail on Steering (79% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.85% fail on Steering system (83% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Track rod end (82% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint (63% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Free play
        • 0.024% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.024% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.24% fail on Power steering (66% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Operation
      • 0.024% fail on Rams
      • 0.024% fail on Other components
    • 0.073% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.024% fail on Steering control
      • 0.024% fail on Steering wheel
  • 0.85% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.85% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.44% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (89% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.24% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (83% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (83% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.19% fail on Seat belts (92% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Condition (83% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.024% fail on Attachment
      • 0.024% fail on Installation check
        • 0.024% fail on Anchorage's
      • 0.024% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.39% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Attachment
    • 0.12% fail on Condition
  • 0.049% fail on Towbars
    • 0.049% fail on Towbar