Vauxhall Vivaro MOT Results

Registered in 2011
53.7% pass rate
from 11,514 tests in 2017
(24% worse than other 2011 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 2011 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Vivaro is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.3% fail on Position lamps (34% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 8.9% fail on Front lamps (60% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.49% fail on Rear lamps (70% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on All position lamps (63% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 6.4% fail on Registration plate lamp (34% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Stop lamp (26% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim (17% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps (15% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp (16% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.0087% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0087% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.0087% fail on Switch
    • 1.9% fail on Hazard warning (5 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Switch (6 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Lamp (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.043% fail on Tell tale (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp (23% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Fog lamp (23% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.0087% fail on Switch
    • 0.76% fail on Horn
    • 0.39% fail on Direction indicators (84% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Flashing type (84% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.20% fail on Side repeaters (72% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on Individual lamps (90% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.026% fail on All direction indicators (89% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.0087% fail on Switch
    • 0.38% fail on Rear reflectors (76% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.087% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.087% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.026% fail on Trailer electrical socket (78% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.0087% fail on Battery
  • 21% fail on Suspension (72% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 9.7% fail on Drive shafts (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 9.6% fail on Front drive shafts (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 9.6% fail on Constant velocity joints (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.026% fail on Couplings
        • 0.0087% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.078% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.078% fail on Drive shafts (170% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 3.7% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.7% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.76% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment
      • 0.087% fail on Linkage condition (78% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Condition
    • 3.1% fail on Macpherson strut (6 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Condition (6 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Suspension arms (23% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (25% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Attachment
    • 1.8% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.7% fail on Condition
      • 0.10% fail on Location (180% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Wheel bearings (45% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.95% fail on Front
      • 0.48% fail on Rear (120% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Front suspension joints (82% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.99% fail on Trailing arms (7 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.96% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (7 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Attachment (7 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Sub-frames (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (6 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.035% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.0087% fail on Condition
    • 0.096% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.069% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.017% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0087% fail on Condition
    • 0.052% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.043% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.0087% fail on Attachment
    • 0.017% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.0087% fail on Condition
      • 0.0087% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0087% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.0087% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.0087% fail on Axles
      • 0.0087% fail on Axle beam
  • 13% fail on Steering (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 13% fail on Steering system (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 13% fail on Track rod end (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.32% fail on Ball joint (98% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.069% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.035% fail on Free play
        • 0.035% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.035% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.026% fail on Other components
        • 0.026% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.16% fail on Power steering (47% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Operation
      • 0.026% fail on Pipes and hoses (73% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.0087% fail on Pump
      • 0.0087% fail on Other components
    • 0.043% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.026% fail on Steering control
      • 0.017% fail on Steering column
      • 0.0087% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.0087% fail on Universal joint
  • 13% fail on Brakes (25% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 5.9% fail on Brake performance (38% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 4.2% fail on Parking brake performance (60% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Rear wheels (83% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.59% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.27% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.25% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.096% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.035% fail on Brake operation
    • 5.3% fail on Hub components (27% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 4.6% fail on Brake pads (31% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.13% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.0087% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.0087% fail on Brake back plates
    • 2.4% fail on Hydraulic systems (25% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Components (28% worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 1.7% fail on Pipes (23% worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.46% fail on Hoses (79% worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.0087% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.0087% fail on Pump
      • 0.13% fail on Leaks
      • 0.087% fail on Operation
      • 0.052% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.69% fail on Mechanical components (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Cable (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.078% fail on Lever (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.0087% fail on Linkage
      • 0.0087% fail on Relay lever
    • 0.41% fail on Parking brake (38% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Condition (38% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.38% fail on ABS
    • 0.36% fail on Service brake control components (45% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.36% fail on Pedal (45% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Anti-slip (54% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.087% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.0087% fail on Electronic stability system
  • 9.7% fail on Driver's view of the road (25% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 5.5% fail on Wipers (42% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Washers (23% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.64% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.043% fail on Bonnet
  • 6.4% fail on Tyres
    • 3.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.21% fail on Size/type
    • 0.096% fail on Valve stem
  • 1.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.61% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.59% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.026% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.50% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.43% fail on Condition
      • 0.026% fail on Requirements
      • 0.026% fail on Attachment
      • 0.017% fail on Installation check (5 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Anchorage's (7 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.0087% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.92% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.91% fail on Registration plate
    • 0.0087% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.81% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.32% fail on Body condition
    • 0.23% fail on Doors
      • 0.096% fail on Drivers
      • 0.087% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.043% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.14% fail on Seats
      • 0.078% fail on Passengers
      • 0.061% fail on Drivers
    • 0.052% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.035% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.035% fail on Body security
    • 0.017% fail on Load security
      • 0.017% fail on Loading door
  • 0.26% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (80% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.10% fail on Fuel system (84% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.061% fail on Cap
      • 0.017% fail on System (92% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.0087% fail on Tank
      • 0.0087% fail on Hose
      • 0.0087% fail on Pipe
    • 0.10% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.069% fail on Exhaust system (88% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.0087% fail on Emissions
  • 0.24% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.14% fail on Attachment
    • 0.10% fail on Condition
  • 0.0087% fail on Towbars
    • 0.0087% fail on Towbar