Vauxhall Combo MOT Results

Registered in 2009
59.0% pass rate
from 6,114 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 2009 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Combo is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (17% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 7.8% fail on Headlamp aim (70% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 5.8% fail on Registration plate lamp (44% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Position lamps (44% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 3.2% fail on Front lamps (43% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Rear lamps (48% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamps (28% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp (28% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Dipswitch (8 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.016% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.016% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.016% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.3% fail on Stop lamp (50% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.39% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.26% fail on Side repeaters (68% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.065% fail on Switch (3 times worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.72% fail on Battery (140% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.61% fail on Horn
    • 0.59% fail on Rear fog lamp (70% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Fog lamp (70% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.31% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.18% fail on Switch
      • 0.15% fail on Lamp
    • 0.11% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.049% fail on Rear reflectors (85% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.033% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.033% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 20% fail on Suspension (33% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 11% fail on Coil springs (3 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 11% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.049% fail on Location
    • 7.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (61% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 6.5% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (94% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.23% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.016% fail on Condition
      • 0.016% fail on Attachment
    • 2.5% fail on Shock absorbers (83% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Condition (83% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Suspension arms (25% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (26% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.049% fail on Attachment
      • 0.033% fail on Condition
    • 0.70% fail on Front suspension joints (42% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.67% fail on Drive shafts (76% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.65% fail on Front drive shafts (76% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.65% fail on Constant velocity joints (76% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.016% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.33% fail on Tie bars/rods (120% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (140% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Condition
    • 0.28% fail on Wheel bearings (78% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Front (81% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Rear (70% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.11% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.033% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.082% fail on Macpherson strut (77% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.082% fail on Condition (77% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.065% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.033% fail on Condition
      • 0.016% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.016% fail on Attachment
    • 0.049% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.049% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.033% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.033% fail on Condition
    • 0.016% fail on Axles
      • 0.016% fail on Axle beam
  • 9.6% fail on Tyres (49% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 5.2% fail on Condition (83% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Tread depth (28% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.36% fail on Size/type (100% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Valve stem
  • 9.6% fail on Driver's view of the road (13% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Wipers
    • 4.1% fail on Washers (26% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.62% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.049% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.1% fail on Brakes (38% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 4.4% fail on Brake performance (33% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance (52% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.83% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.31% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance (69% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.7% fail on Hub components (34% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Brake pads (38% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.88% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.098% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.065% fail on Brake back plates (3 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Brake linings
    • 1.4% fail on Hydraulic systems (60% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Components (62% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Pipes (60% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Hoses (64% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.033% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.033% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.082% fail on Leaks
      • 0.065% fail on Operation
      • 0.033% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (80% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.31% fail on Service brake control components (49% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Pedal (49% better than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.31% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.21% fail on Parking brake (78% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Condition (78% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.16% fail on Cable
      • 0.016% fail on Lever
    • 0.15% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.11% fail on ABS (81% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.016% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.016% fail on Components
        • 0.016% fail on Pipes
  • 4.4% fail on Steering
    • 3.9% fail on Steering system (20% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.52% fail on Free play (3 times worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.52% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.28% fail on Steering arm (170% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.098% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.049% fail on Other components
        • 0.033% fail on Steering pivot point
        • 0.016% fail on Steering component
      • 0.016% fail on Lock stop
    • 0.39% fail on Steering control (4 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Steering column (6 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Steering coupling (5 times worse than other 2009 vans)
        • 0.16% fail on Universal joint (7 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Steering shaft
      • 0.016% fail on Steering lock
      • 0.016% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.16% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.033% fail on Power steering (92% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Operation (82% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.016% fail on Locking devices
  • 3.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (46% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Exhaust system (77% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.69% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.47% fail on System (85% worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Pipe
      • 0.082% fail on Tank
      • 0.016% fail on Cap
    • 0.13% fail on Emissions
    • 0.13% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.98% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (33% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Doors
      • 0.13% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.082% fail on Drivers
      • 0.065% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.21% fail on Body condition (63% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.20% fail on Seats
      • 0.18% fail on Drivers
      • 0.033% fail on Passengers
    • 0.18% fail on Engine mountings (120% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.016% fail on Body security
    • 0.016% fail on Load security
      • 0.016% fail on Loading door
  • 0.77% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.77% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.57% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (64% better than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Seat belts (61% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.26% fail on Condition (53% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.065% fail on Prescribed areas (71% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Requirements
    • 0.26% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (65% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (65% better than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Seat belt pre-tensioner (10 times worse than other 2009 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.26% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.18% fail on Condition (150% worse than other 2009 vans)
    • 0.082% fail on Attachment