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Vauxhall Combo MOT Results

Registered in 1996
56.1% pass rate
from 98 tests in 2020
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 1996 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Combo is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 8.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 7.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.0% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 6.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.0% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.1% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 3.1% fail on Horn
      • 1.0% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 1.0% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 3.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.1% fail on Position lamp
    • 3.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 3.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 2.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 2.0% fail on Switch (7 times worse than other 1996 vans)
    • 3.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.0% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 1.0% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.0% fail on Switch
    • 1.0% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 1.0% fail on Reversing lamp switch
  • 17% fail on Suspension
    • 10% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 4.1% fail on Springs
      • 2.0% fail on Coil springs
        • 2.0% fail on Coil spring
      • 1.0% fail on Leaf springs
        • 1.0% fail on Leaf spring
      • 1.0% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.0% fail on Suspension arm
      • 1.0% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 2.0% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 2.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.0% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
  • 14% fail on Visibility
    • 7.1% fail on Washers
    • 5.1% fail on Wipers
    • 2.0% fail on View to rear
      • 2.0% fail on Mirrors
    • 1.0% fail on Driver's view
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 9.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 7.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 6.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 1.0% fail on Service brake performance
      • 6.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 6.1% fail on Rbt
          • 5.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.0% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 1.0% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.0% fail on Rbt
          • 1.0% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 4.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.1% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 1.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.0% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.0% fail on Brake pads
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 7.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 5.1% fail on Chassis
      • 5.1% fail on Chassis condition
    • 2.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.0% fail on Tank
      • 1.0% fail on Pipe
    • 2.0% fail on Transmission
      • 2.0% fail on Drive shafts
        • 2.0% fail on Joints
    • 2.0% fail on Body
      • 1.0% fail on Panel
      • 1.0% fail on Other body component
    • 1.0% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.0% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
  • 10% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 10% fail on Exhaust emissions (170% worse than other 1996 vans)
      • 9.2% fail on Compression ignition (3 times worse than other 1996 vans)
        • 7.1% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (10 times worse than other 1996 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.0% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.0% fail on Catalyst emissions
  • 9.2% fail on Tyres
    • 5.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.1% fail on Condition
  • 7.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 7.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 5.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.0% fail on Pre-tensioners (85 times worse than other 1996 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
  • 6.1% fail on Steering
    • 5.1% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 5.1% fail on Track rod end
    • 1.0% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.0% fail on Steering rack
  • 1.0% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plates