Vauxhall Combo MOT Results

Registered in 2016
67.4% pass rate
from 5,627 tests in 2020
(40% 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 (44% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamps (140% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 3.9% fail on Headlamp (140% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Headlamp levelling device (6 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.018% fail on Dipswitch
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim (38% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim (30% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.44% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (160% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 3.4% fail on Stop lamp (74% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Direction indicators (44% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Flashing type (44% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 1.5% fail on Side repeaters (74% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.21% fail on Individual direction indicators (43% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.071% fail on All direction indicators (110% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 1.00% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (39% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 1.00% fail on Electrical equipment (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.80% fail on Horn (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Battery(ies) (10 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Electrical wiring (47% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Position lamps (20% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Position lamp (34% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.018% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.018% fail on Switch
    • 0.16% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (74% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp (74% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp (73% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.071% fail on Hazard warning (4 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Switch (4 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.036% fail on Rear reflectors (81% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.018% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.018% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 8.4% fail on Suspension (160% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 5.2% fail on Springs (4 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 5.2% fail on Coil springs (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 5.1% fail on Coil spring (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.071% fail on Mounting (28 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Suspension arms (52% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.96% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Ball joint (58% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.053% fail on Ball joint dust cover (52% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.98% fail on Anti-roll bars (21% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (4 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Linkage ball joints (16% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.089% fail on Ball joint (30% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.089% fail on Ball joint dust cover (180% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Linkage (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.018% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.018% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.78% fail on Macpherson strut (14 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (20 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Pins and bushes (8 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.089% fail on Macpherson strut (13 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.64% fail on Shock absorbers (1.2% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on Other suspension component (130% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Other suspension component (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.089% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (12 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.018% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.11% fail on Wheel bearings (36% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.018% fail on Axles
      • 0.018% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.018% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.018% fail on Suspension rod
  • 7.3% fail on Tyres (66% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Condition (90% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Tread depth (50% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type (7.2% worse than other 2016 vans)
  • 5.9% fail on Brakes (0.17% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (40% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (49% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 1.4% fail on Brake pads (49% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Brake discs and drums (0.12% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.75% fail on Brake discs (0.56% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.018% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.018% fail on Cable
    • 1.9% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (4 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Pedal (4 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Hand lever (8 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Brake performance (42% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.64% fail on Service brake performance (9.7% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.60% fail on Rbt (13% better than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.32% fail on Service brake performance (40% better than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.32% fail on Service brake imbalance (64% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.018% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.018% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.018% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.018% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.28% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (77% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on Rbt (sp) (77% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (21% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.23% fail on Rbt (sp) (26% worse than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.20% fail on Service brake imbalance (110% worse than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.053% fail on Service brake performance (52% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.089% fail on Parking brake performance (76% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.089% fail on Rbt (75% better than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.071% fail on Parking brake performance (76% better than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.018% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.036% fail on Brake performance not tested (54% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.80% fail on Parking brake control (150% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.80% fail on Lever (150% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (7.2% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Electronic stability control (3.4% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Anti-lock braking system (52% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on Electronic braking system (4 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.089% fail on Hydraulic systems (130% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.089% fail on Brake fluid (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.071% fail on Flexible brake hoses (41% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.018% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.018% fail on Other components
  • 4.3% fail on Visibility (15% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Washers (18% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Wipers (42% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.37% fail on Condition of glass (0.68% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Windscreen (1.7% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.21% fail on View to rear (45% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Mirrors (44% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.036% fail on Driver's view (43% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.036% fail on Bonnet (30% better than other 2016 vans)
  • 4.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (150% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Exhaust emissions (160% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Compression ignition (190% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 1.7% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (94% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 1.5% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (6 times worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.16% fail on Emissions not tested (150% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.071% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.018% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.018% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 0.62% fail on Spark ignition (67% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.57% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (57% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.053% fail on Non catalyst emissions (24 times worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.018% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.053% fail on Fluid leaks (50% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on Engine oil leaks (56% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.018% fail on Other leaks
  • 1.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure (21% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Body (4.8% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Other body component (10% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.018% fail on Panel
    • 0.27% fail on Transmission (54% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Drive shafts (51% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.25% fail on Joints (53% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.018% fail on Bearing housing
    • 0.20% fail on Engine mounting (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Engine mounting condition (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on Bracket (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Fuel system (30% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (70% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.018% fail on Tank
      • 0.018% fail on Hose
      • 0.018% fail on System
    • 0.12% fail on Undertray (3 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.089% fail on Doors (24% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.053% fail on Front passenger's door (32% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.053% fail on Door condition (42% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on Driver's door (8.7% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.036% fail on Door condition (27% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.018% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.018% fail on Door condition
    • 0.071% fail on Bumpers (30% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.036% fail on Exhaust system (79% better than other 2016 vans)
  • 0.43% fail on Steering (23% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.23% fail on Steering gear (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Operation (17 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.018% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.16% fail on Power steering (11% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.071% fail on Pipes and hoses (16% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on Operation (46% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on Rams (8 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on Other components (2.3% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.053% fail on Steering linkage components (85% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.036% fail on Track rod end (89% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.018% fail on Ball joint
  • 0.41% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (46% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Seat belts (35% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Condition (52% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.053% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.053% fail on Requirements (180% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.071% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (70% better than other 2016 vans)
  • 0.36% fail on Road Wheels (180% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.21% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Attachment (72% worse than other 2016 vans)
  • 0.27% fail on Identification of the vehicle (7.9% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Registration plates (7.2% better than other 2016 vans)
  • 0.018% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.018% fail on Anchorages