Vauxhall Vivaro MOT Results

Registered in 2001
53.7% pass rate
from 229 tests in 2020
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 2001 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Vivaro is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 10% fail on Stop lamp (84% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 7.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (100% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.9% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.44% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.44% fail on Side repeaters
    • 4.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.5% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.87% fail on All position lamps (9 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.6% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.6% fail on Horn
    • 1.3% fail on Hazard warning (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Switch (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.87% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.87% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.87% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 24% fail on Suspension
    • 13% fail on Suspension arms (120% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 11% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.87% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.87% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 10% fail on Anti-roll bars (190% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 5.7% fail on Linkage ball joints (8 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Ball joint dust cover (11 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.87% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 4.8% fail on Springs
      • 4.4% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 4.4% fail on Coil spring (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.44% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.6% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.7% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (80% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.87% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.44% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.44% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.44% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.44% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 23% fail on Brakes
    • 16% fail on Brake performance
      • 10% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (84% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 9.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.87% fail on Plate brake tester (sp) (33 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 5.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 5.7% fail on Rbt
          • 5.7% fail on Service brake performance
      • 5.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 4.8% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 3.9% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.44% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.44% fail on Service brake performance
      • 4.4% fail on Parking brake performance (160% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 3.9% fail on Rbt (140% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 3.5% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.44% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.44% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.44% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 6.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.1% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 3.1% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.7% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 1.3% fail on Cable
        • 0.44% fail on Lever
      • 1.3% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.3% fail on Brake pads
    • 5.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.3% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 0.87% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.87% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (7 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.44% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.44% fail on Pedal
    • 0.44% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.44% fail on Lever
    • 0.44% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.44% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.44% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 11% fail on Visibility
    • 7.0% fail on Washers
    • 3.1% fail on Wipers
    • 0.87% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.87% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.87% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.87% fail on View to rear
      • 0.87% fail on Mirrors
  • 9.6% fail on Steering
    • 8.7% fail on Steering linkage components (79% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 8.7% fail on Track rod end (100% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.44% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.44% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.44% fail on Power steering
      • 0.44% fail on Operation
    • 0.44% fail on Steering wheel
  • 7.0% fail on Body, chassis, structure (56% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Transmission
      • 3.5% fail on Drive shafts
        • 3.5% fail on Joints
    • 0.87% fail on Chassis
      • 0.44% fail on Chassis condition
      • 0.44% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.87% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.87% fail on Tank
    • 0.44% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.44% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.44% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.44% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.44% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.44% fail on Seats
      • 0.44% fail on Driver's seat
  • 6.6% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 5.7% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.87% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.44% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.44% fail on Condition
  • 5.7% fail on Tyres
    • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.44% fail on Size/type
  • 3.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.2% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.3% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (6 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.87% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
      • 0.87% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.87% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.87% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.87% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.87% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.87% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.44% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.44% fail on Attachment