Vauxhall Combo MOT Results

Registered in 2011
63.9% pass rate
from 9,826 tests in 2020
(13% better than other 2011 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 2011 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Combo is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Suspension (33% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 9.5% fail on Springs (170% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 9.5% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 9.5% fail on Coil spring (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 7.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (44% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Linkage ball joints (42% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.87% fail on Ball joint (39% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (76% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.092% fail on Pins and bushes (88% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.081% fail on Linkage (81% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.061% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.010% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.0% fail on Suspension arms (52% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Pins and bushes (39% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Ball joint (62% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.010% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.010% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.6% fail on Shock absorbers (76% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.42% fail on Wheel bearings (66% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.092% fail on Macpherson strut (70% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.041% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.020% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.020% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (85% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.010% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.092% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.051% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.010% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.092% fail on Other suspension component (79% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.041% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.020% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.010% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.010% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.010% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.041% fail on Axles
      • 0.041% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.020% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.010% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.010% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.010% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.020% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (81% better than other 2011 vans)
  • 14% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (31% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.31% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.16% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.010% fail on Dipswitch
    • 3.0% fail on Stop lamp (49% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (53% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.27% fail on All direction indicators (120% worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.23% fail on Side repeaters (69% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.020% fail on Switch
    • 2.0% fail on Position lamps (47% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Position lamp (46% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.020% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.0% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.80% fail on Horn
      • 0.22% fail on Battery(ies) (120% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.020% fail on Electrical wiring (81% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.010% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.67% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.61% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.061% fail on Reversing lamp switch (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.53% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (72% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Rear fog lamp (72% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.53% fail on Rear fog lamp (72% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.15% fail on Switch
  • 8.7% fail on Visibility (11% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 5.0% fail on Washers (42% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Wipers
    • 0.52% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.52% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.43% fail on View to rear (43% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.43% fail on Mirrors (42% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.020% fail on Bonnet (86% better than other 2011 vans)
  • 8.5% fail on Tyres (46% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 4.6% fail on Condition (96% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 4.4% fail on Tread depth (19% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.32% fail on Size/type (93% worse than other 2011 vans)
  • 6.2% fail on Brakes (51% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Brake performance (49% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (66% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (66% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.010% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance (23% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (24% better than other 2011 vans)
          • 0.91% fail on Service brake performance (31% better than other 2011 vans)
          • 0.45% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.041% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.041% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.92% fail on Parking brake performance (43% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.89% fail on Rbt (43% better than other 2011 vans)
          • 0.82% fail on Parking brake performance (40% better than other 2011 vans)
          • 0.051% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (66% better than other 2011 vans)
          • 0.010% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.031% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.020% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.010% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.42% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (40% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.39% fail on Rbt (sp) (42% better than other 2011 vans)
          • 0.21% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.18% fail on Service brake performance (58% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.020% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.010% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.010% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.010% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.061% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.4% fail on Mechanical brake components (51% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Brake linings and pads (56% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads (56% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.010% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.96% fail on Brake discs and drums (33% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.95% fail on Brake discs (34% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.010% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.11% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (68% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.071% fail on Cable (71% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.041% fail on Lever
    • 0.49% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.44% fail on Pedal
      • 0.051% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.48% fail on Rigid brake pipes (83% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.39% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (47% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Anti-lock braking system (39% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.010% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 0.12% fail on Parking brake control (76% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Lever (76% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.071% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (65% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.041% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (77% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.041% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.031% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.010% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.031% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.031% fail on Servos
    • 0.010% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.010% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.010% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 5.1% fail on Steering (14% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 3.3% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint (68% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Drag link end (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.051% fail on Steering arm (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.051% fail on Other components (5 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.051% fail on Steering linkage (7 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.58% fail on Steering play (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.58% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.34% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.22% fail on Steering wheel (10 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Steering coupling (9 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Universal joint (10 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Steering column (6 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.051% fail on Power steering (84% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.041% fail on Operation
      • 0.010% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.020% fail on Electronic power steering
    • 0.010% fail on Motorcycle derived steering systems
      • 0.010% fail on Head bearings
  • 3.5% fail on Body, chassis, structure (38% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust system (140% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.41% fail on Transmission (87% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.40% fail on Drive shafts (86% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.40% fail on Joints (86% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.010% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.010% fail on Joints
    • 0.31% fail on Fuel system (46% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on System
      • 0.081% fail on Pipe
      • 0.041% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (79% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Tank (78% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.010% fail on Hose
    • 0.26% fail on Spare wheel (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Carrier (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.041% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.21% fail on Doors
      • 0.15% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
        • 0.031% fail on Hinge (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.051% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.051% fail on Door condition
      • 0.010% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.010% fail on Door condition
    • 0.16% fail on Engine mounting (120% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Engine mounting condition (140% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.010% fail on Bracket
    • 0.13% fail on Seats
      • 0.071% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.061% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.12% fail on Body (66% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Other body component (57% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.010% fail on Panel
    • 0.071% fail on Bumpers (61% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.010% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.010% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.010% fail on Chassis
      • 0.010% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.010% fail on Towbar
      • 0.010% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.010% fail on Floor
  • 2.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (53% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (57% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Compression ignition (61% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.70% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (51% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.57% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (70% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.031% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.031% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 0.46% fail on Spark ignition (42% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.37% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (51% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.051% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.031% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.010% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.38% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.25% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.10% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.020% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 0.57% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (62% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.31% fail on Seat belts (60% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Condition (53% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.020% fail on Attachment
    • 0.26% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (64% better than other 2011 vans)
  • 0.56% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.55% fail on Registration plates
    • 0.010% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.25% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.14% fail on Attachment
    • 0.11% fail on Condition
  • 0.010% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.010% fail on Belt(s)/padding