Vauxhall Combo MOT Results

Registered in 2016
71.8% pass rate
from 5,855 tests in 2020
(32% worse than other 2016 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 2016 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Combo is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (26% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamps (150% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp (140% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.32% fail on Headlamp levelling device (7 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.29% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (110% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp (51% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.3% fail on Side repeaters (48% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.94% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (38% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.84% fail on Electrical equipment (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.70% fail on Horn (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Battery(ies) (10 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.55% fail on Position lamps (51% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Position lamp (51% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.15% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (74% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Rear fog lamp (74% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Rear fog lamp (74% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.051% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.051% fail on Switch
    • 0.034% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.034% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.034% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.034% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.017% fail on Daytime running lamps
  • 7.1% fail on Brakes (40% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.3% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.3% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.034% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.82% fail on Brake discs and drums (55% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.82% fail on Brake discs (56% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.068% fail on Lever
        • 0.034% fail on Cable
    • 2.8% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (6 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Pedal (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.73% fail on Hand lever (14 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.70% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.70% fail on Rbt
          • 0.39% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.36% fail on Service brake imbalance (130% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.017% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.29% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (65% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.26% fail on Rbt (sp) (69% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.034% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.085% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.085% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.085% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.017% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.051% fail on Parking brake performance (77% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.051% fail on Rbt (75% better than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.051% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.034% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.82% fail on Parking brake control (130% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.82% fail on Lever (130% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.12% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.034% fail on Anti-lock braking system (80% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Hydraulic systems (170% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Brake fluid (3 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.085% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.017% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.017% fail on Other components
  • 6.2% fail on Tyres (56% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 3.7% fail on Condition (74% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Tread depth (40% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Size/type
  • 4.4% fail on Visibility
    • 2.3% fail on Washers (28% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Wipers
    • 0.29% fail on View to rear
      • 0.29% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.17% fail on Condition of glass (65% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Windscreen (65% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.10% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.017% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.3% fail on Suspension (100% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Springs (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Coil springs (3 times worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Coil spring (3 times worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Mounting
    • 0.87% fail on Shock absorbers (49% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.67% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.26% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.051% fail on Linkage
      • 0.034% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.017% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.58% fail on Macpherson strut (13 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (16 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Pins and bushes (16 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Macpherson strut (7 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.34% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.24% fail on Pins and bushes (160% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.085% fail on Ball joint (68% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.17% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.10% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (18 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.051% fail on Other suspension component (3 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.12% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.017% fail on Axles
      • 0.017% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.017% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.017% fail on Operation
  • 3.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (160% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Exhaust emissions (180% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Compression ignition (190% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.85% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (54% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.22% fail on Emissions not tested (4 times worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.051% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
      • 0.67% fail on Spark ignition (150% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.63% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (140% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.034% fail on Non catalyst emissions (39 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.051% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.051% fail on Undertray
    • 0.034% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.034% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 1.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.51% fail on Body
      • 0.46% fail on Other body component
      • 0.034% fail on Body condition
      • 0.017% fail on Panel
    • 0.17% fail on Transmission (54% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.17% fail on Joints
    • 0.15% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.14% fail on Doors
      • 0.085% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.068% fail on Door condition
        • 0.017% fail on Catch
      • 0.051% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.034% fail on Door condition
        • 0.017% fail on Catch
    • 0.085% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.085% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.085% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.085% fail on Undertray
    • 0.034% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.017% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.017% fail on Bracket
    • 0.017% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.017% fail on Carrier
  • 0.44% fail on Road Wheels (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.38% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.068% fail on Attachment
  • 0.27% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.27% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.24% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (68% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Seat belts (60% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Condition (63% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Requirements
    • 0.017% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.22% fail on Steering
    • 0.10% fail on Power steering
      • 0.051% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.017% fail on Operation
      • 0.017% fail on Rams
      • 0.017% fail on Other components
    • 0.068% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.068% fail on Operation (8 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.034% fail on Steering linkage components (83% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Track rod end (81% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.017% fail on Steering play
      • 0.017% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.034% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.017% fail on Anchorages
    • 0.017% fail on Belt(s)/padding