Vauxhall Combo MOT Results

Registered in 1997
57.0% pass rate
from 86 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 1997 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Combo is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 9.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 7.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.8% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 7.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 7.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 7.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 7.0% fail on Position lamp
    • 5.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 2.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.2% fail on Switch
    • 2.3% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.3% fail on Horn
  • 20% fail on Suspension
    • 13% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.5% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 2.3% fail on Springs
      • 1.2% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.2% fail on Coil spring
      • 1.2% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 2.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.2% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 1.2% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 9.3% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.7% fail on Rbt
          • 3.5% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 4.7% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 4.7% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 4.7% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.3% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.3% fail on Rbt
          • 2.3% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 1.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 5.8% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.5% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (4 times worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 3.5% fail on Cable (6 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 2.3% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.2% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
    • 4.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.3% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (9 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Other components
      • 1.2% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 1.2% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
    • 1.2% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 1.2% fail on Pedal
    • 1.2% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.2% fail on Lever
  • 15% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 8.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 8.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 5.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.3% fail on Transmission
      • 2.3% fail on Drive shafts
        • 2.3% fail on Joints
    • 1.2% fail on Chassis
      • 1.2% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.2% fail on Boot lid
      • 1.2% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 9.3% fail on Visibility
    • 5.8% fail on Washers
    • 4.7% fail on Wipers
    • 1.2% fail on Bonnet
    • 1.2% fail on Condition of glass
      • 1.2% fail on Windscreen
    • 1.2% fail on View to rear
      • 1.2% fail on Mirrors
  • 9.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 8.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 8.1% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 1.2% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 7.0% fail on Tyres
    • 4.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.5% fail on Condition
  • 5.8% fail on Steering
    • 4.7% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 3.5% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.2% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.2% fail on Steering rack
  • 5.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.8% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.7% fail on Compression ignition
        • 3.5% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (3 times worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.2% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.2% fail on Catalyst emissions