Vauxhall Combo MOT Results

Registered in 2001
47.3% pass rate
from 376 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 2001 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Combo is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 6.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.27% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 5.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 5.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.27% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.9% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.9% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.80% fail on Horn
    • 2.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.1% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.27% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.80% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.80% fail on Switch
    • 0.53% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (87% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Rear fog lamp (87% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.53% fail on Rear fog lamp (86% better than other 2001 vans)
  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 10% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 5.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (6 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.80% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.53% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.27% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.27% fail on Linkage
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 4.0% fail on Springs
      • 3.5% fail on Coil springs (190% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 3.5% fail on Coil spring (200% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.5% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 3.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.9% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.53% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.27% fail on Suspension arm
    • 1.3% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.53% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.53% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.27% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.80% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.53% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.27% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.27% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.27% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.27% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 19% fail on Brakes
    • 12% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 5.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 4.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 4.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 3.5% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 4.0% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.7% fail on Rbt
          • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.27% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.27% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 4.0% fail on Parking brake performance (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 3.7% fail on Rbt (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 3.2% fail on Parking brake performance (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 0.27% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.27% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.27% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.27% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.5% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 1.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.80% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.53% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.27% fail on Brake drums
    • 0.53% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.53% fail on Pedal
    • 0.53% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.53% fail on Lever
    • 0.53% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.27% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.27% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.27% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.27% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.27% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 4.0% fail on Transmission
      • 3.7% fail on Drive shafts
        • 3.7% fail on Joints
      • 0.27% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.27% fail on Joints
    • 1.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.27% fail on Tank
      • 0.27% fail on Hose
      • 0.27% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.27% fail on System
    • 0.80% fail on Doors
      • 0.27% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.27% fail on Door condition
      • 0.27% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.27% fail on Door condition
      • 0.27% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.27% fail on Door condition
    • 0.80% fail on Floor (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.53% fail on Chassis (83% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Chassis condition (83% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.53% fail on Seats
      • 0.27% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.27% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.27% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.27% fail on Carrier
    • 0.27% fail on Towbar
      • 0.27% fail on Towbar condition
    • 0.27% fail on Body
      • 0.27% fail on Panel
  • 12% fail on Visibility
    • 6.9% fail on Washers
    • 5.9% fail on Wipers
    • 0.53% fail on View to rear
      • 0.53% fail on Mirrors
  • 11% fail on Steering (49% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.4% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 6.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.27% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.27% fail on Steering arm
    • 2.1% fail on Steering gear
      • 2.1% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.6% fail on Steering play (6 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Steering rack (7 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.80% fail on Steering wheel (15 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.53% fail on Power steering
      • 0.27% fail on Operation
      • 0.27% fail on Pump
      • 0.27% fail on Other components
    • 0.27% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 9.0% fail on Tyres (55% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 5.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.80% fail on Size/type
  • 6.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.6% fail on Compression ignition
        • 2.4% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 2.1% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.27% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.27% fail on Oxygen sensor
        • 0.27% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 0.27% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.27% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.53% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.53% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 5.9% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 5.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.53% fail on Condition
      • 0.27% fail on Attachment
    • 0.27% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.53% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.53% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.27% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Condition