Vauxhall Astravan MOT Results

Registered in 2009
54.9% pass rate
from 793 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 2009 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Astravan is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Suspension (44% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 13% fail on Springs (2 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 13% fail on Coil springs (4 times worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 13% fail on Coil spring (4 times worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 7.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.2% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint (160% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage (2 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Anti-roll bar (6 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.13% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 3.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.5% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint (58% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 1.4% fail on Axles (27 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (61 times worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.38% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.25% fail on Pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.38% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.25% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.13% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.25% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.13% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.13% fail on Wheel bearings
  • 17% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (20% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.25% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.38% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.8% fail on Electrical equipment (190% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Horn (130% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Battery(ies) (7 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 3.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (41% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Stop lamp (64% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.3% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.63% fail on Direction indicators (76% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.63% fail on Flashing type (76% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.38% fail on Individual direction indicators (78% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.25% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.63% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (70% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.63% fail on Rear fog lamp (70% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.63% fail on Rear fog lamp (70% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.13% fail on Switch
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 7.2% fail on Mechanical brake components (55% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 4.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 4.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 3.0% fail on Brake discs and drums (100% worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 2.8% fail on Brake discs (87% worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.25% fail on Brake drums (13 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.13% fail on Cable
    • 4.5% fail on Brake performance (41% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (58% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 2.1% fail on Rbt (sp) (58% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.63% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt
          • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.25% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.50% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.50% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.25% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.25% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.13% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.0% fail on Rigid brake pipes (71% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.88% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.88% fail on Lever
    • 0.63% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.63% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.38% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.38% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.13% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.13% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.13% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 9.7% fail on Visibility
    • 6.6% fail on Washers (69% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Wipers (51% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on View to rear
      • 1.0% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.63% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.63% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.13% fail on Bonnet
  • 9.6% fail on Tyres (54% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 5.8% fail on Tread depth (48% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 4.3% fail on Condition (75% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on Size/type
  • 6.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.7% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.8% fail on Compression ignition
        • 3.2% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 1.6% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.13% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
      • 0.88% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.88% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.63% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.50% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.13% fail on Other leaks
  • 2.6% fail on Body, chassis, structure (66% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.76% fail on Transmission (79% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.63% fail on Drive shafts (80% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.63% fail on Joints (80% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.13% fail on Joints
    • 0.63% fail on Exhaust system (65% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.63% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.38% fail on Body
      • 0.38% fail on Other body component
    • 0.25% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.13% fail on Pipe
      • 0.13% fail on System
    • 0.13% fail on Doors
      • 0.13% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
  • 1.4% fail on Steering (70% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Steering linkage components (67% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Track rod end (64% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.13% fail on Steering rack
  • 1.3% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.63% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.25% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.25% fail on Condition
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment
    • 0.50% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.25% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.25% fail on Condition
  • 0.13% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.13% fail on Belt(s)/padding