Vauxhall Combo MOT Results

Registered in 2013
60.4% pass rate
from 4,357 tests in 2020
(16% worse than other 2013 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 2013 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Combo is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (11% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamps (57% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp (61% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.069% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.3% fail on Stop lamp (18% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.46% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (84% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.7% fail on Side repeaters (110% worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.85% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.069% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.2% fail on Position lamps (65% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Position lamp (66% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.069% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (79% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Electrical equipment (100% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.87% fail on Horn (150% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Electrical wiring (160% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.069% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.023% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.37% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.34% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.023% fail on Reversing lamp switch
    • 0.30% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (77% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Rear fog lamp (77% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on Rear fog lamp (79% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.069% fail on Switch
    • 0.25% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.092% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.092% fail on Switch
    • 0.023% fail on Daytime running lamps
  • 16% fail on Suspension (120% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 8.9% fail on Springs (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 8.9% fail on Coil springs (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 8.9% fail on Coil spring (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.092% fail on Mounting (8 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 4.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (100% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.94% fail on Ball joint dust cover (4 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.78% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.25% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.069% fail on Linkage
      • 0.046% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.023% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.023% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.023% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 1.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.2% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.53% fail on Ball joint (44% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.023% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.023% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers (110% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.90% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.32% fail on Pins and bushes (200% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.25% fail on Wheel bearings (61% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.21% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.069% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (4 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.046% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.046% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.023% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.023% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.11% fail on Suspension rods (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.069% fail on Ball joint dust cover (6 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Suspension rod
      • 0.023% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.023% fail on Axles
      • 0.023% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.023% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.023% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 8.4% fail on Tyres (69% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Condition (130% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Tread depth (34% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on Size/type
  • 6.7% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (140% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 6.5% fail on Exhaust emissions (150% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 5.7% fail on Compression ignition (180% worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 3.8% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 1.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.32% fail on Emissions not tested (130% worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.21% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (11 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.069% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.046% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.023% fail on Particulate filter
          • 0.023% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
        • 0.023% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 0.99% fail on Spark ignition (65% worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.94% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (62% worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.046% fail on Non catalyst emissions (11 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.16% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.14% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.023% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.023% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.023% fail on Undertray
  • 6.6% fail on Brakes (28% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Mechanical brake components (39% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Brake linings and pads (41% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 1.9% fail on Brake pads (41% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.90% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.90% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.069% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.069% fail on Cable
    • 1.9% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Pedal (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Hand lever (4 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Brake performance (61% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.90% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.90% fail on Rbt
          • 0.53% fail on Service brake performance (45% better than other 2013 vans)
          • 0.41% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.25% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.23% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.023% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.023% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.25% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (90% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.25% fail on Rbt (sp) (89% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Parking brake performance (80% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on Rbt (82% better than other 2013 vans)
          • 0.11% fail on Parking brake performance (83% better than other 2013 vans)
          • 0.023% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.023% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.023% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.092% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.83% fail on Parking brake control (94% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.83% fail on Lever (95% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.23% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (58% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Anti-lock braking system (60% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.046% fail on Electronic stability control (82% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 0.14% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.092% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.092% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.069% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.046% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.023% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.069% fail on Rigid brake pipes (94% better than other 2013 vans)
  • 4.9% fail on Visibility (22% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Washers
    • 1.6% fail on Wipers (43% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.46% fail on View to rear
      • 0.41% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.046% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.44% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.44% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.092% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.046% fail on Bonnet
  • 2.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure (42% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.53% fail on Body
      • 0.46% fail on Other body component
      • 0.069% fail on Panel
    • 0.44% fail on Transmission (79% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Drive shafts (78% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.39% fail on Joints (79% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.023% fail on Bearing housing
      • 0.023% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.023% fail on Joints
    • 0.30% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.25% fail on Engine mounting (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Engine mounting condition (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Bracket
    • 0.25% fail on Doors
      • 0.16% fail on Driver's door (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Door condition
        • 0.046% fail on Catch (12 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.046% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.046% fail on Door condition
      • 0.046% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.023% fail on Door condition
        • 0.023% fail on Catch
    • 0.21% fail on Undertray (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.092% fail on System
      • 0.069% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.023% fail on Pipe
    • 0.046% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.023% fail on Spare wheel condition
      • 0.023% fail on Carrier
    • 0.023% fail on Chassis
      • 0.023% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.023% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.023% fail on Seats
      • 0.023% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 0.55% fail on Steering (74% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.23% fail on Power steering
      • 0.18% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.023% fail on Operation
      • 0.023% fail on Other components
    • 0.18% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.18% fail on Operation (6 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Steering linkage components (92% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.092% fail on Track rod end (94% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.023% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.50% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.50% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.41% fail on Road Wheels (130% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Attachment
  • 0.30% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (72% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.21% fail on Seat belts (63% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Condition (67% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.046% fail on Attachment
    • 0.11% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (77% better than other 2013 vans)
  • 0.023% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.023% fail on Belt(s)/padding