Vauxhall Combo MOT Results

Registered in 1998
46.3% pass rate
from 335 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 1998 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Combo is unusually good or bad.

  • 32% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 16% fail on Registration plate lamp (110% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 7.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 2.4% fail on Rear lamps
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.9% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 3.6% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.30% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.30% fail on Switch
    • 3.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.0% fail on Battery
    • 0.90% fail on Direction indicators (76% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.90% fail on Flashing type (76% better than other 1998 vans)
        • 0.90% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.90% fail on Horn
    • 0.30% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.30% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.30% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.30% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 26% fail on Suspension
    • 19% fail on Prescribed areas (66% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 11% fail on Component mounting
      • 9.0% fail on Spring mounting (130% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 3.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.30% fail on Attachment
    • 3.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.90% fail on Attachment
      • 0.60% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.30% fail on Linkage condition
    • 2.7% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.4% fail on Rear (3 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Front
    • 1.2% fail on Drive shafts
      • 1.2% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 1.2% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.90% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.90% fail on Condition
    • 0.90% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.90% fail on Condition
    • 0.30% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.30% fail on Attachment
    • 0.30% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.30% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 19% fail on Driver's view of the road (63% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 9.9% fail on Washers (110% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 7.8% fail on Wipers
    • 1.8% fail on Mirrors
    • 1.5% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.30% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.30% fail on Bonnet
  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 10% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.7% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.9% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.8% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.8% fail on Parking brake performance (64% better than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.90% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.30% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 7.5% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 6.9% fail on Components
        • 3.3% fail on Hoses
        • 3.0% fail on Valves
        • 2.1% fail on Pipes
      • 0.60% fail on Leaks
      • 0.30% fail on Operation
    • 2.4% fail on Hub components
      • 0.90% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.90% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.30% fail on Brake back plates
      • 0.30% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 1.8% fail on Prescribed areas (4 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings (7 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
    • 1.2% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.60% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.60% fail on Pedal
        • 0.60% fail on Condition
    • 0.60% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.60% fail on Cable
    • 0.30% fail on Restricted movement
  • 12% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (130% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 12% fail on Seat belts (130% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 11% fail on Prescribed areas (170% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Condition
      • 0.30% fail on Attachment
    • 0.30% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.30% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 10% fail on Tyres
    • 8.1% fail on Tread depth (140% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.60% fail on Size/type
  • 8.7% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 5.1% fail on Body condition
    • 1.8% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.8% fail on Chassis
    • 0.90% fail on Doors
      • 0.90% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.90% fail on Seats
      • 0.60% fail on Drivers
      • 0.30% fail on Passengers
    • 0.60% fail on Spare wheel (9 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Speedometer
  • 8.4% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.4% fail on Emissions
    • 0.90% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.60% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.30% fail on Tank
      • 0.30% fail on System
  • 6.0% fail on Steering
    • 5.4% fail on Steering system
      • 5.4% fail on Track rod end (110% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 0.60% fail on Power steering
      • 0.30% fail on Operation
      • 0.30% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 1.8% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.60% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.60% fail on Attachment
  • 0.30% fail on Towbars
    • 0.30% fail on Vehicle structure