Vauxhall Combo MOT Results

Registered in 2012
62.8% pass rate
from 3,620 tests in 2017
(6.8% worse than other 2012 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 2012 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Combo is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (18% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 5.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.4% fail on Registration plate lamp (57% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamps (38% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp (39% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Position lamps (59% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Front lamps (54% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Rear lamps (83% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.028% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.6% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.75% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.33% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.58% fail on Horn
    • 0.39% fail on Rear fog lamp (69% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Fog lamp (69% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.33% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.14% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.083% fail on Switch
      • 0.055% fail on Lamp
    • 0.083% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.055% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 17% fail on Suspension (90% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 8.3% fail on Coil springs (5 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 8.1% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Location (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 5.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (150% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 4.8% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.86% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.028% fail on Condition
      • 0.028% fail on Presence
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers (67% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Condition (64% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.028% fail on Fitment
    • 1.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.055% fail on Attachment
      • 0.028% fail on Condition
    • 0.97% fail on Macpherson strut (170% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.97% fail on Condition (170% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Tie bars/rods (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.055% fail on Condition (9 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Drive shafts (85% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Front drive shafts (85% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on Constant velocity joints (85% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on Trailing arms (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on Wheel bearings (71% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Front (73% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.055% fail on Rear
    • 0.22% fail on Front suspension joints (60% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.055% fail on General condition
    • 0.055% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.055% fail on Condition
    • 0.055% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.055% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.028% fail on Axles
      • 0.028% fail on Clearance
    • 0.028% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 9.1% fail on Tyres (73% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 5.3% fail on Condition (120% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 4.3% fail on Tread depth (46% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Size/type
    • 0.055% fail on Valve stem
  • 7.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.8% fail on Washers (56% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Wipers (23% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.69% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.47% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.3% fail on Brakes (26% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Hub components (40% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Brake pads (45% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.61% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.028% fail on Brake back plates
    • 2.0% fail on Brake performance (41% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Parking brake performance (64% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.61% fail on Rear wheels (55% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.33% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.22% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.083% fail on Brake operation (5 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.055% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.91% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.91% fail on Condition
    • 0.83% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.83% fail on Pedal
        • 0.80% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.028% fail on Condition
    • 0.44% fail on Hydraulic systems (64% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on Components (69% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on Hoses
        • 0.11% fail on Pipes (86% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.055% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.083% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.028% fail on Leaks
    • 0.33% fail on ABS
    • 0.083% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.055% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.055% fail on Cable
  • 1.7% fail on Steering
    • 1.2% fail on Steering system
      • 0.80% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.11% fail on Free play
        • 0.11% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.11% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.055% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.28% fail on Power steering
      • 0.19% fail on Operation
      • 0.055% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.028% fail on Other components
    • 0.22% fail on Steering control (7 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Steering coupling (17 times worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Universal joint (17 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.055% fail on Steering column
      • 0.028% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.028% fail on Steering shaft
    • 0.083% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.97% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.97% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.80% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.36% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.22% fail on System
      • 0.14% fail on Cap
    • 0.25% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.14% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.055% fail on Emissions
  • 0.77% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.30% fail on Body condition
    • 0.28% fail on Doors
      • 0.19% fail on Drivers (2 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.055% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.028% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.083% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.083% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.028% fail on Body security
    • 0.028% fail on Seats
      • 0.028% fail on Drivers
  • 0.47% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (52% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.22% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.028% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 0.22% fail on Seat belts (57% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Condition
  • 0.39% fail on Road Wheels (180% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.083% fail on Attachment