Vauxhall Vivaro MOT Results

Registered in 2013
69.7% pass rate
from 15,423 tests in 2017
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 2013 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Vivaro is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (8.3% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 7.1% fail on Position lamps (14% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 6.7% fail on Front lamps (28% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Rear lamps (56% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.058% fail on All position lamps
    • 4.5% fail on Registration plate lamp (46% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 3.4% fail on Stop lamp (26% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim (24% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamps (14% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp (16% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.0065% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0065% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.0065% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0065% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.97% fail on Hazard warning (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.83% fail on Switch (7 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Lamp (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.045% fail on Tell tale (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.95% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.95% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.065% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.49% fail on Direction indicators (69% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.49% fail on Flashing type (69% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.34% fail on Individual lamps (57% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.091% fail on Side repeaters (86% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.065% fail on All direction indicators (63% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.29% fail on Horn
    • 0.15% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.12% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.052% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.045% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 7.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.1% fail on Wipers (22% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.88% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.37% fail on Mirrors (30% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.0065% fail on Bonnet
  • 6.9% fail on Suspension (40% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Macpherson strut (7 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Condition (7 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.88% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.43% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.11% fail on Attachment (110% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.91% fail on Coil springs (31% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.86% fail on Condition (26% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.065% fail on Location (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.83% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.83% fail on Condition
    • 0.62% fail on Trailing arms (9 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (9 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Attachment (9 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.56% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.47% fail on Front
      • 0.10% fail on Rear
    • 0.34% fail on Suspension arms (50% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (51% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.013% fail on Attachment
    • 0.16% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.12% fail on Drive shafts (84% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Front drive shafts (84% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Constant velocity joints (84% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.10% fail on Sub-frames (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.078% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (7 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.026% fail on Attachment (6 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.078% fail on Tie bars/rods (190% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.078% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.065% fail on Radius arms (6 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.065% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (6 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.019% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.013% fail on Condition
      • 0.0065% fail on Attachment
    • 0.019% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.013% fail on Subframe mounting (8 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.0065% fail on Component mounting
    • 0.0065% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.0065% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0065% fail on Axles
      • 0.0065% fail on Swivel joints/housing
  • 6.4% fail on Brakes
    • 4.3% fail on Hub components (26% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 4.0% fail on Brake pads (31% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.58% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.019% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.019% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.4% fail on Brake performance (39% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Parking brake performance (56% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.44% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.41% fail on Rear wheels (51% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.058% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.89% fail on Hydraulic systems (70% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Components (87% worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.47% fail on Hoses (150% worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Pipes
        • 0.019% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.12% fail on Operation (150% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.013% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.0065% fail on Leaks
    • 0.33% fail on Service brake control components (46% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on Pedal (46% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.30% fail on Anti-slip (47% better than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.026% fail on Condition
    • 0.12% fail on ABS (50% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.071% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.058% fail on Cable
      • 0.013% fail on Lever
    • 0.065% fail on Parking brake (88% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.065% fail on Condition (88% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.039% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.013% fail on Additional braking devices
    • 0.0065% fail on Electronic stability system
  • 4.3% fail on Tyres
    • 2.2% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth (16% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.16% fail on Size/type (73% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.026% fail on Valve stem
  • 2.4% fail on Steering (170% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Steering system (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Track rod end (4 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.078% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.065% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.032% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.026% fail on Other components
        • 0.026% fail on Steering pivot point
      • 0.019% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.013% fail on Free play
        • 0.013% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.065% fail on Power steering (70% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.045% fail on Operation (64% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.0065% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.0065% fail on Pump
      • 0.0065% fail on Other components
    • 0.039% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.013% fail on Steering control
      • 0.013% fail on Steering column
  • 0.75% fail on Registration plates and VIN (36% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.75% fail on Registration plate (36% worse than other 2013 vans)
  • 0.54% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (27% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.40% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.36% fail on Condition
      • 0.026% fail on Attachment
      • 0.013% fail on Requirements
      • 0.0065% fail on Installation check
        • 0.0065% fail on Anchorage's
    • 0.16% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (48% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (47% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.0065% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.51% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (31% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.32% fail on Body condition
    • 0.091% fail on Seats
      • 0.065% fail on Passengers
      • 0.026% fail on Drivers
    • 0.084% fail on Doors (51% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.039% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.032% fail on Drivers
      • 0.013% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.013% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.0065% fail on Body security
    • 0.0065% fail on Load security
      • 0.0065% fail on Loading door
  • 0.18% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (69% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.084% fail on Fuel system (76% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.052% fail on Cap (61% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.019% fail on System (86% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.013% fail on Tank
    • 0.058% fail on Exhaust system (67% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.026% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.0065% fail on Emissions
  • 0.16% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.10% fail on Condition
    • 0.058% fail on Attachment