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Vauxhall Vivaro MOT Results

Registered in 2006
46.7% pass rate
from 11,690 tests in 2017
(9.3% worse than other 2006 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 2006 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Vivaro is unusually good or bad.

  • 31% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (5.4% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 11% fail on Position lamps (33% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 9.1% fail on Front lamps (47% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.16% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.051% fail on Switch
    • 8.0% fail on Stop lamp (9.9% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 7.4% fail on Registration plate lamp (33% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 7.1% fail on Headlamp aim (18% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.051% fail on Switch
      • 0.026% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.017% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
        • 0.0086% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.026% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.017% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.0086% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.0086% fail on Matched pair
    • 2.9% fail on Hazard warning (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Switch (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Lamp (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.043% fail on Tell tale
    • 2.5% fail on Direction indicators (28% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Flashing type (28% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Individual lamps (17% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.30% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.15% fail on Side repeaters (80% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.068% fail on Switch
    • 2.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (23% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Fog lamp (23% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.077% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.017% fail on Switch
    • 1.3% fail on Horn
    • 0.53% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.24% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.15% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.12% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.043% fail on Battery (95% better than other 2006 vans)
  • 26% fail on Suspension (21% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 9.9% fail on Suspension arms (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 9.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.094% fail on Condition (160% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Attachment
    • 7.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (27% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 5.8% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (39% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (23% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Linkage condition (57% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Attachment
      • 0.051% fail on Condition
    • 5.3% fail on Front suspension joints (140% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.4% fail on Coil springs (37% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Condition (36% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.077% fail on Location
    • 2.4% fail on Shock absorbers (35% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Condition (35% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.2% fail on Front (25% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.78% fail on Rear (57% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Drive shafts (64% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Front drive shafts (63% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Constant velocity joints (63% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.0086% fail on Couplings
        • 0.0086% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.80% fail on Macpherson strut (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.80% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on Sub-frames (100% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.068% fail on Attachment
    • 0.24% fail on Tie bars/rods (66% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (75% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.0086% fail on Condition
      • 0.0086% fail on Attachment
    • 0.15% fail on Prescribed areas (96% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.077% fail on Component mounting (95% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.051% fail on Subframe mounting (81% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Spring mounting (99% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.051% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.051% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.026% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.026% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.017% fail on Trailing arms (85% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (84% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.0086% fail on General condition
    • 0.0086% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.0086% fail on Condition
    • 0.0086% fail on Panhard rods
      • 0.0086% fail on Condition
    • 0.0086% fail on Axles
      • 0.0086% fail on Swivel joints/housing
    • 0.0086% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 21% fail on Brakes (17% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 13% fail on Brake performance (35% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 10% fail on Parking brake performance (81% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 7.7% fail on Rear wheels (67% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Front wheels (38% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Brake imbalance (36% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Service brake performance (83% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.034% fail on Brake operation
    • 5.8% fail on Hub components (63% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 4.6% fail on Brake pads (76% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.56% fail on Brake calipers (190% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Brake back plates
      • 0.026% fail on Brake linings
    • 4.5% fail on Hydraulic systems (34% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 4.3% fail on Components (32% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 3.4% fail on Pipes (31% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.97% fail on Hoses (39% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.051% fail on Reservoirs (64% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.017% fail on Valves (98% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Leaks (54% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (62% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.086% fail on Operation
    • 2.0% fail on ABS (52% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Mechanical components (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Cable (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.051% fail on Pivot (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.0086% fail on Relay lever
    • 1.4% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
      • 0.017% fail on Fitment
    • 0.44% fail on Restricted movement (58% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.33% fail on Service brake control components (50% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on Pedal (50% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.26% fail on Anti-slip (53% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.068% fail on Condition
    • 0.0086% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.0086% fail on Components
        • 0.0086% fail on Pipes
  • 14% fail on Driver's view of the road (28% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 7.0% fail on Wipers (21% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 6.5% fail on Washers (59% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Mirrors
    • 1.2% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.14% fail on Bonnet
  • 11% fail on Steering (85% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 9.9% fail on Steering system (97% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 8.0% fail on Track rod end (110% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.86% fail on Ball joint (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.69% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.29% fail on Steering arm (140% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Free play
        • 0.25% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.10% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.068% fail on Other components
        • 0.051% fail on Steering pivot point
        • 0.017% fail on Steering component
    • 0.85% fail on Power steering
      • 0.51% fail on Operation (59% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.11% fail on Other components
      • 0.094% fail on Pump (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.051% fail on Drive system
      • 0.0086% fail on Rams
    • 0.16% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.15% fail on Steering control
      • 0.077% fail on Steering column
      • 0.051% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.026% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.026% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.017% fail on Locking devices
  • 8.4% fail on Tyres
    • 4.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.43% fail on Size/type
    • 0.21% fail on Valve stem (73% worse than other 2006 vans)
  • 4.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (26% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.7% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (170% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.5% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (170% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Drivers airbag (130% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 1.4% fail on Seat belts (47% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Condition (75% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.060% fail on Requirements
      • 0.043% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0086% fail on Installation check
        • 0.0086% fail on Anchorage's
      • 0.0086% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (67% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.60% fail on Exhaust system (80% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.56% fail on Fuel system (45% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on System
      • 0.19% fail on Tank
      • 0.094% fail on Cap (63% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.060% fail on Pipe
    • 0.42% fail on Emissions (61% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Emissions not tested (56% better than other 2006 vans)
  • 1.7% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (60% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.67% fail on Body condition (68% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.44% fail on Doors (38% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.13% fail on Drivers
      • 0.11% fail on Passengers other (58% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Seats
      • 0.21% fail on Drivers
      • 0.060% fail on Passengers
    • 0.16% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.060% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.051% fail on Body security
    • 0.034% fail on Load security
      • 0.017% fail on Loading door
      • 0.0086% fail on Access panel
      • 0.0086% fail on Bootlid
    • 0.017% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.0086% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.0086% fail on Chassis
  • 1.4% fail on Registration plates and VIN (29% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate (28% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.017% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.21% fail on Road Wheels (43% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment (44% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.051% fail on Condition
  • 0.034% fail on Towbars (77% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.017% fail on Towbar
    • 0.017% fail on Vehicle structure (83% better than other 2006 vans)