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Vauxhall Combo MOT Results

Registered in 1998
51.7% pass rate
from 151 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 1998 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Combo is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Suspension
    • 19% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (94% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 4.6% fail on Wheel bearings (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.6% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.66% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 2.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.3% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (9 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 1.3% fail on Springs
      • 1.3% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.66% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.66% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.66% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.66% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 20% fail on Brakes
    • 13% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.0% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 6.0% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 4.6% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 4.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 4.6% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 3.3% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.3% fail on Rbt
          • 2.6% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.66% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 3.3% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 3.3% fail on Rbt
          • 3.3% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.66% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.3% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 2.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.66% fail on Brake linings
        • 0.66% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.66% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.66% fail on Cable
    • 1.3% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.3% fail on Lever
    • 1.3% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.3% fail on Valves (8 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 1.3% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.66% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
        • 0.66% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
    • 0.66% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.66% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 4.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.0% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.66% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.66% fail on Switch
    • 0.66% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.66% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.66% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.66% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.66% fail on Horn
  • 15% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
      • 0.66% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.66% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 3.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.6% fail on Floor (12 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Chassis
      • 2.0% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.3% fail on Transmission
      • 1.3% fail on Drive shafts
        • 1.3% fail on Joints
    • 1.3% fail on Body
      • 1.3% fail on Panel
    • 0.66% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.66% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.66% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.66% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.66% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.66% fail on Towbar
      • 0.66% fail on Vehicle structure
  • 13% fail on Visibility
    • 8.6% fail on Washers
    • 4.0% fail on Wipers
    • 1.3% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.66% fail on View to rear
      • 0.66% fail on Mirrors
  • 11% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (140% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 11% fail on Seat belts (140% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 9.9% fail on Prescribed areas (170% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.66% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 11% fail on Tyres (130% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 7.9% fail on Tread depth (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 0.66% fail on Size/type
  • 4.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 2.6% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 1.3% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.3% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.66% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 1.3% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.66% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.66% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
    • 2.6% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 2.6% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 3.3% fail on Steering
    • 3.3% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 3.3% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.66% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.66% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.66% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.66% fail on Speedometer