Vauxhall Combo MOT Results

Registered in 2001
48.3% pass rate
from 638 tests in 2017
Pass rate by mileage
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 2001 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Combo is unusually good or bad.

  • 34% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 17% fail on Registration plate lamp (69% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 7.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.6% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.7% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.31% fail on All position lamps
    • 7.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 6.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamps (57% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 5.6% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.16% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.16% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.16% fail on Dipswitch
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.7% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.63% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.16% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.16% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.16% fail on Switch
    • 2.4% fail on Battery
    • 2.2% fail on Horn
    • 1.7% fail on Rear fog lamp (60% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Fog lamp (62% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Switch
    • 0.31% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.16% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.16% fail on Lamp
  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 6.9% fail on Prescribed areas (34% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.4% fail on Component mounting
      • 2.7% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.47% fail on Subframe mounting (74% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.4% fail on Coil springs (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 6.4% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.5% fail on Wheel bearings (83% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.1% fail on Rear (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.63% fail on Front
    • 3.8% fail on Drive shafts
      • 3.8% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 3.8% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 3.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.47% fail on Attachment
      • 0.31% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.6% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.63% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.63% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.16% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.16% fail on Condition
    • 0.16% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.16% fail on Condition
  • 20% fail on Brakes
    • 12% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 11% fail on Components
        • 6.9% fail on Pipes
        • 2.7% fail on Valves
        • 1.9% fail on Hoses
        • 0.63% fail on Cylinders (9 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.94% fail on Leaks
      • 0.63% fail on Operation
    • 12% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 5.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.8% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.94% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.78% fail on Service brake performance (79% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.16% fail on Brake operation
    • 1.7% fail on Hub components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.31% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.16% fail on Brake drums
    • 1.4% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.47% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.47% fail on Pedal
        • 0.31% fail on Condition
        • 0.16% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.31% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.16% fail on Lever
      • 0.16% fail on Cable
    • 0.31% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.31% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
    • 0.16% fail on Restricted movement
  • 15% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.4% fail on Washers (62% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.7% fail on Wipers
    • 1.6% fail on Windscreen
    • 1.6% fail on Mirrors
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (38% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 7.5% fail on Exhaust system (53% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Emissions
    • 1.7% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.63% fail on System
      • 0.47% fail on Cap
      • 0.31% fail on Tank
      • 0.31% fail on Pipe
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 9.7% fail on Tyres
    • 5.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.2% fail on Condition
    • 1.4% fail on Size/type (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
  • 8.0% fail on Steering
    • 7.2% fail on Steering system
      • 4.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.4% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.63% fail on Free play
        • 0.63% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.47% fail on Steering control
      • 0.31% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.31% fail on Universal joint
      • 0.16% fail on Steering column
    • 0.47% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.31% fail on Power steering
      • 0.31% fail on Operation
    • 0.16% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 7.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 6.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 6.1% fail on Prescribed areas (72% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Condition
    • 0.63% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.63% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 5.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.7% fail on Body condition
    • 1.6% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.6% fail on Chassis
    • 0.78% fail on Seats
      • 0.78% fail on Drivers
    • 0.47% fail on Spare wheel (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.31% fail on Doors
      • 0.16% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.16% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.16% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.16% fail on Load security
      • 0.16% fail on Loading door
  • 1.3% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.63% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.31% fail on Condition
    • 0.31% fail on Attachment
  • 0.16% fail on Towbars
    • 0.16% fail on Vehicle structure