Vauxhall Vivaro MOT Results

Registered in 2003
44.2% pass rate
from 4,938 tests in 2017
(7.2% worse than other 2003 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 2003 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Vivaro is unusually good or bad.

  • 33% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (5.8% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 11% fail on Position lamps (27% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 8.2% fail on Front lamps (35% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.32% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.12% fail on Switch (8 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 8.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 8.2% fail on Headlamp aim (25% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 6.8% fail on Registration plate lamp (41% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 6.3% fail on Hazard warning (7 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 5.3% fail on Switch (8 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Lamp (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Tell tale (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.10% fail on Switch
      • 0.081% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.081% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.061% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.041% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.020% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.061% fail on Dipswitch
    • 2.8% fail on Direction indicators (33% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Flashing type (33% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 2.1% fail on Individual lamps (22% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.41% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.24% fail on Side repeaters (78% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Switch
    • 2.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (25% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Fog lamp (24% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.041% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.020% fail on Switch
    • 1.9% fail on Horn
    • 0.34% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.20% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.18% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.12% fail on Battery (93% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.020% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 30% fail on Suspension (17% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 9.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (53% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 6.8% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (75% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (29% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Attachment
      • 0.24% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.081% fail on Condition
    • 8.9% fail on Suspension arms (87% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 8.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (89% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Condition (190% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.081% fail on Attachment
    • 5.9% fail on Front suspension joints (140% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 4.6% fail on Coil springs (59% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 4.6% fail on Condition (62% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.041% fail on Location
    • 3.7% fail on Drive shafts (28% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Front drive shafts (28% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 3.6% fail on Constant velocity joints (28% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.10% fail on Drive shafts
    • 3.6% fail on Shock absorbers (92% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Condition (91% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.020% fail on Fitment
    • 2.9% fail on Prescribed areas (62% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Component mounting (66% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.041% fail on Spring mounting (99% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.8% fail on Front
      • 0.55% fail on Rear
    • 1.7% fail on Macpherson strut (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.20% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.020% fail on Condition
    • 0.081% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.061% fail on Attachment
      • 0.041% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.061% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.061% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.061% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.061% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.020% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.020% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.020% fail on Panhard rods
      • 0.020% fail on Condition
    • 0.020% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.020% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.020% fail on Axles
      • 0.020% fail on Axle beam
  • 25% fail on Brakes (13% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 16% fail on Brake performance (25% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 11% fail on Parking brake performance (65% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 8.0% fail on Rear wheels (36% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 3.9% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.85% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.20% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.041% fail on Brake operation
    • 8.2% fail on Hydraulic systems (18% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 8.0% fail on Components (17% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 5.1% fail on Pipes (19% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Valves
        • 1.5% fail on Hoses
      • 0.18% fail on Leaks (59% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.081% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.041% fail on Operation
    • 5.8% fail on Hub components (91% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 4.2% fail on Brake pads (100% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake discs (67% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.49% fail on Brake calipers (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Brake back plates (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.041% fail on Brake linings
    • 1.7% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Mechanical components (190% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Cable (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.041% fail on Linkage
      • 0.020% fail on Relay lever
    • 0.38% fail on ABS
    • 0.38% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.34% fail on Service brake control components (53% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Pedal (53% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on Anti-slip (53% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.061% fail on Condition
    • 0.041% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.041% fail on Components
        • 0.041% fail on Valves
    • 0.041% fail on Prescribed areas (86% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.041% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
    • 0.020% fail on Additional braking devices
  • 18% fail on Driver's view of the road (45% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 11% fail on Washers (130% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 7.4% fail on Wipers
    • 1.4% fail on Mirrors
    • 1.4% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.30% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.020% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 13% fail on Steering (75% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 11% fail on Steering system (83% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 9.4% fail on Track rod end (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Steering rack (51% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Free play (74% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.53% fail on Steering rack (87% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.12% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.061% fail on Other components
        • 0.041% fail on Steering pivot point
        • 0.020% fail on Steering component
    • 0.99% fail on Power steering
      • 0.47% fail on Operation
      • 0.34% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.14% fail on Pump (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Other components
      • 0.020% fail on Drive system
    • 0.87% fail on Steering control (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Steering column (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.36% fail on Steering wheel (7 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.041% fail on Steering lock
      • 0.041% fail on Steering shaft
      • 0.041% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.041% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.16% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.041% fail on Locking devices
  • 7.8% fail on Tyres
    • 4.2% fail on Tread depth (21% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Condition
    • 0.32% fail on Size/type
    • 0.081% fail on Valve stem
  • 6.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 5.3% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 5.0% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Drivers airbag (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Seat belts (69% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
      • 0.081% fail on Attachment
      • 0.081% fail on Prescribed areas (97% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.020% fail on Requirements
  • 3.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (53% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Body condition (59% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.87% fail on Vehicle structure (57% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.87% fail on Chassis (57% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.45% fail on Doors (58% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.12% fail on Passengers other (72% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Drivers (68% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.32% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.24% fail on Seats
      • 0.18% fail on Drivers
      • 0.061% fail on Passengers
    • 0.081% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.061% fail on Load security
      • 0.041% fail on Loading door
      • 0.020% fail on Bootlid
    • 0.041% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.020% fail on Body security
  • 3.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (53% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.75% fail on Tank (200% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on System
      • 0.16% fail on Cap
      • 0.10% fail on Pipe
    • 0.89% fail on Exhaust system (79% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.69% fail on Emissions (61% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Emissions not tested (46% better than other 2003 vans)
  • 1.9% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.30% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.24% fail on Attachment
    • 0.061% fail on Condition
  • 0.041% fail on Towbars (87% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.041% fail on Towbar