Vauxhall Combo MOT Results

Registered in 2001
46.1% pass rate
from 243 tests in 2020
(18% worse than other 2001 vans)
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.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (18% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 7.4% fail on Headlamps (83% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 7.0% fail on Headlamp (90% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.82% fail on Headlamp levelling device (150% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 7.4% fail on Stop lamp (35% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 5.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (87% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Headlamp aim (3.2% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp aim (0.23% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.5% fail on Direction indicators (31% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Flashing type (31% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 2.1% fail on Individual direction indicators (15% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.41% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.6% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (59% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (59% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (58% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Electrical equipment (67% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.82% fail on Battery(ies) (21% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Horn
    • 0.82% fail on Position lamps (55% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.41% fail on Position lamp
  • 23% fail on Suspension (19% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 7.8% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (1.5% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Wheel bearings (160% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Springs (80% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.9% fail on Coil springs (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 4.9% fail on Coil spring (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 4.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (43% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage ball joints (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.82% fail on Ball joint dust cover (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.41% fail on Linkage
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint
    • 2.9% fail on Suspension arms (47% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover (8.8% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.82% fail on Pins and bushes (36% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint
    • 2.1% fail on Shock absorbers (77% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Sub-frames (70% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Sub-frame (6 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.41% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint
  • 20% fail on Brakes (8.8% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 13% fail on Brake performance (13% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 5.3% fail on Service brake performance (5.2% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 5.3% fail on Rbt (7.2% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 4.1% fail on Service brake performance (3.2% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 2.1% fail on Service brake imbalance (41% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 5.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (7.5% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 4.9% fail on Rbt (sp) (0.89% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.41% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 4.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (21% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 4.1% fail on Rbt (sp) (21% better than other 2001 vans)
          • 3.3% fail on Service brake imbalance (21% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 0.82% fail on Service brake performance (75% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Parking brake performance (110% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 3.3% fail on Rbt (120% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 2.9% fail on Parking brake performance (120% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 0.41% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.82% fail on Brake performance not tested (91% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes (8.6% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Load sensing valves (16% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Mechanical brake components (18% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Brake linings and pads (12% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads (14% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.82% fail on Brake discs and drums (27% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.41% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.41% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.41% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.41% fail on Cable
    • 1.6% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Pedal (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.82% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings (7 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.41% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
    • 0.82% fail on Hydraulic systems (100% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Servos
      • 0.41% fail on Brake fluid
  • 14% fail on Visibility (46% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 8.2% fail on Washers (98% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 5.8% fail on Wipers (8.9% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on View to rear (77% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Mirrors (80% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.41% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.41% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.41% fail on Windscreen
  • 14% fail on Body, chassis, structure (4.8% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.2% fail on Transmission (45% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 6.2% fail on Drive shafts (110% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 6.2% fail on Joints (110% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.7% fail on Exhaust system (1.3% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure (50% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (62% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.41% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 1.2% fail on Doors (27% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.41% fail on Door condition
      • 0.41% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.41% fail on Door condition
      • 0.41% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.41% fail on Door condition
    • 0.82% fail on Chassis (71% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.82% fail on Chassis condition (71% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.82% fail on Body (27% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Panel
      • 0.41% fail on Other body component
    • 0.41% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.41% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.41% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.41% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.41% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.41% fail on Towbar
      • 0.41% fail on Towbar condition
    • 0.41% fail on Floor
  • 7.8% fail on Tyres (50% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.5% fail on Tread depth (55% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Condition (78% worse than other 2001 vans)
  • 6.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (38% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Exhaust emissions (34% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.1% fail on Compression ignition (42% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 2.1% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (29% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.82% fail on Emissions not tested (6.0% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.82% fail on Spark ignition (1.3% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.41% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.41% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.2% fail on Fluid leaks (35% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Engine oil leaks (69% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.41% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.41% fail on Undertray
  • 5.8% fail on Steering (17% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Steering linkage components (34% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Track rod end (47% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.82% fail on Ball joint (160% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Steering gear (36% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Steering rack (33% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Prescribed areas (9 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.82% fail on Power steering (21% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.82% fail on Operation (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Other components
  • 3.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (13% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Seat belts (5.0% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Prescribed areas (34% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.41% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 1.6% fail on Identification of the vehicle (68% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plates (70% worse than other 2001 vans)
  • 0.82% fail on Road Wheels (200% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.82% fail on Condition (10 times worse than other 2001 vans)