Vauxhall Brava MOT Results

Registered in 1997
49.5% pass rate
from 99 tests in 2017
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 1997 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Brava is unusually good or bad.

  • 32% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 15% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 15% fail on Fog lamp (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 15% fail on Headlamps (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 15% fail on Headlamp (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Switch (40 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 6.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.0% fail on Front lamps
      • 2.0% fail on Rear lamps
      • 1.0% fail on All position lamps
    • 4.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (12 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on Individual lamps
    • 1.0% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 1.0% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.0% fail on Lamp
      • 1.0% fail on Switch
    • 1.0% fail on Horn
  • 22% fail on Suspension
    • 7.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 5.1% fail on Spring mounting
      • 3.0% fail on Component mounting
    • 5.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 4.0% fail on Leaf springs (4 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 4.0% fail on Pins and bushes (14 times worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 4.0% fail on Shackle (17 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 4.0% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 3.0% fail on Front
      • 1.0% fail on Rear
    • 3.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 3.0% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 3.0% fail on Drive shafts
      • 3.0% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 3.0% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 18% fail on Brakes
    • 14% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 6.1% fail on Front wheels
      • 6.1% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.0% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 5.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.0% fail on Components
        • 2.0% fail on Pipes
        • 2.0% fail on Valves
        • 1.0% fail on Cylinders
      • 1.0% fail on Leaks
    • 1.0% fail on Restricted movement
  • 13% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 11% fail on Body condition (140% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 3.0% fail on Chassis
    • 2.0% fail on Body security (14 times worse than other 1997 vans)
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 8.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.0% fail on Tank
      • 1.0% fail on Pipe
      • 1.0% fail on System
    • 1.0% fail on Emissions
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.1% fail on Wipers
    • 6.1% fail on Washers
    • 2.0% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.1% fail on Tyres
    • 5.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.0% fail on Condition
  • 5.1% fail on Steering
    • 4.0% fail on Steering system
      • 3.0% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.0% fail on Power steering
      • 1.0% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 4.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
  • 1.0% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plate