Vauxhall Combo MOT Results

Registered in 2004
41.3% pass rate
from 8,806 tests in 2017
(14% worse than other 2004 vans)
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 2004 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Combo is unusually good or bad.

  • 36% fail on Suspension (46% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 14% fail on Coil springs (4 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 14% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Location (160% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 12% fail on Anti-roll bars (88% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 10% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (140% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.35% fail on Linkage condition (38% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment (71% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.079% fail on Condition
    • 11% fail on Drive shafts (150% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 11% fail on Front drive shafts (150% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 11% fail on Constant velocity joints (150% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.045% fail on Couplings
      • 0.16% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.16% fail on Drive shafts
    • 6.4% fail on Suspension arms (38% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 6.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (38% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Attachment
      • 0.068% fail on Condition
    • 3.0% fail on Shock absorbers (52% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Condition (53% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Prescribed areas (68% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Component mounting (57% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.40% fail on Subframe mounting (57% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Spring mounting (97% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Front suspension joints (17% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Wheel bearings (49% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.78% fail on Front (59% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Rear
    • 0.75% fail on Sub-frames (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.64% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.079% fail on Attachment
      • 0.034% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.66% fail on Tie bars/rods (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.62% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Condition
      • 0.011% fail on Attachment
    • 0.25% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.25% fail on Condition
    • 0.057% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.057% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.057% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.034% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.023% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (79% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.011% fail on Condition
    • 0.023% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.023% fail on Condition
    • 0.011% fail on General condition
    • 0.011% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.011% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.011% fail on Gas suspension
      • 0.011% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.011% fail on Torsion bars
      • 0.011% fail on Attachment
    • 0.011% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.011% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 32% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (22% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 8.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.7% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.8% fail on Rear lamps (35% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.045% fail on Switch
    • 6.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 6.2% fail on Direction indicators (51% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 6.2% fail on Flashing type (52% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 4.4% fail on Individual lamps (64% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.72% fail on All direction indicators (46% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.16% fail on Switch
        • 0.079% fail on Tell tales (3 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 6.0% fail on Stop lamp (19% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 5.2% fail on Headlamps (35% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 5.1% fail on Headlamp (37% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Switch
      • 0.011% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.011% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.011% fail on Matched pair
    • 3.9% fail on Battery (160% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Horn
    • 1.5% fail on Rear fog lamp (52% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Fog lamp (51% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Tell tale (85% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.35% fail on Hazard warning (58% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Lamp
      • 0.068% fail on Switch (88% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.15% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.091% fail on Trailer electrical socket (58% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.034% fail on Electrical wiring (80% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.023% fail on Rear reflectors (94% better than other 2004 vans)
  • 25% fail on Brakes (23% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 15% fail on Brake performance (28% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 8.9% fail on Parking brake performance (46% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 8.5% fail on Rear wheels (55% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.0% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.76% fail on Service brake performance (57% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.057% fail on Brake operation
    • 11% fail on Hydraulic systems (28% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 11% fail on Components (31% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 8.7% fail on Pipes (46% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Valves
        • 1.1% fail on Hoses
        • 0.091% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.057% fail on Reservoirs (65% better than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.034% fail on Servos
      • 0.49% fail on Leaks
      • 0.22% fail on Operation
      • 0.16% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 3.6% fail on Hub components
      • 2.8% fail on Brake pads (26% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.079% fail on Wheel cylinder
      • 0.068% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.023% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.011% fail on Brake linings
    • 1.6% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.6% fail on Condition (25% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.78% fail on ABS (37% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.69% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.69% fail on Pedal
        • 0.48% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.22% fail on Condition
    • 0.60% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.58% fail on Cable (50% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.011% fail on Lever
      • 0.011% fail on Relay lever
    • 0.49% fail on Restricted movement (52% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Air and vacuum systems (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.079% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up (5 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.068% fail on Components
        • 0.045% fail on Servos (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.011% fail on Valves
        • 0.011% fail on Pump/compressors
      • 0.023% fail on Operation
      • 0.011% fail on Leaks
    • 0.011% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.011% fail on Additional braking devices
    • 0.011% fail on Full power hydraulic systems
      • 0.011% fail on Operation
  • 16% fail on Tyres (84% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 9.0% fail on Tread depth (76% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 7.0% fail on Condition (99% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Size/type (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.10% fail on Valve stem
  • 14% fail on Driver's view of the road (21% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 7.3% fail on Wipers (16% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 6.6% fail on Washers (41% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Windscreen
    • 1.2% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.057% fail on Bonnet (76% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.023% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 13% fail on Steering (87% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 11% fail on Steering system (94% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 6.6% fail on Track rod end (60% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Free play (6 times worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 2.1% fail on Steering rack (7 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Steering rack (92% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.93% fail on Ball joint (110% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.77% fail on Steering arm (3 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.11% fail on Other components
        • 0.10% fail on Steering pivot point
        • 0.011% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.011% fail on Intermediate drop arm
      • 0.011% fail on Lock stop
    • 1.4% fail on Steering control (4 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Steering column (6 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.51% fail on Steering coupling (5 times worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.50% fail on Universal joint (5 times worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.011% fail on Flexible coupling
      • 0.12% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.068% fail on Steering lock (3 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Steering shaft (6 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.57% fail on Steering operation (190% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.32% fail on Prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.10% fail on Power steering (88% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.079% fail on Operation (79% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.045% fail on Electronic power steering (4 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.011% fail on Other components
    • 0.057% fail on Locking devices
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (64% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 6.2% fail on Exhaust system (57% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Emissions (150% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.97% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.47% fail on Cap
      • 0.36% fail on System
      • 0.10% fail on Pipe
      • 0.034% fail on Tank (83% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.011% fail on Hose
    • 0.68% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (52% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.4% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.16% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.034% fail on Seat belt pre-tensioner (5 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.00% fail on Seat belts (73% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.52% fail on Prescribed areas (82% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.40% fail on Condition (51% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.057% fail on Attachment
      • 0.034% fail on Requirements (75% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.011% fail on Installation check
        • 0.011% fail on Anchorage's
  • 2.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (60% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.60% fail on Body condition (83% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.52% fail on Spare wheel (3 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.50% fail on Doors (38% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.19% fail on Drivers
      • 0.10% fail on Passengers front (56% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.35% fail on Engine mountings (83% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Seats
      • 0.22% fail on Passengers
      • 0.15% fail on Drivers
    • 0.25% fail on Vehicle structure (86% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Chassis (86% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.045% fail on Load security
      • 0.034% fail on Loading door
      • 0.011% fail on Tailgate
    • 0.023% fail on Body security (84% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.011% fail on Speedometer
  • 1.4% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.45% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.26% fail on Condition (190% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Attachment
  • 0.079% fail on Towbars (67% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.068% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.011% fail on Towbar