Vauxhall Vivaro MOT Results

Registered in 2014
72.6% pass rate
from 15,849 tests in 2017
(13% worse than other 2014 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 2014 vans and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Vivaro is unusually good or bad.

  • 15% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (5.7% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Position lamps (46% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Front lamps (75% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Rear lamps (58% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on All position lamps
    • 4.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamps (28% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp (29% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.013% fail on Switch
      • 0.0063% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0063% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.0063% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0063% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.0063% fail on Matched pair
    • 2.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.4% fail on Registration plate lamp (50% better than other 2014 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Hazard warning (6 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.97% fail on Switch (7 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.082% fail on Lamp (190% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.013% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.69% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.69% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.025% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.0063% fail on Switch
    • 0.49% fail on Horn (72% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Direction indicators (77% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Flashing type (77% better than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Individual lamps (61% better than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Side repeaters (86% better than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.044% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.22% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.082% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.057% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.044% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.013% fail on Battery
  • 7.6% fail on Driver's view of the road (35% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 4.5% fail on Wipers (68% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Washers
    • 1.1% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.47% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.013% fail on Bonnet
  • 5.4% fail on Brakes
    • 3.9% fail on Hub components (39% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 3.7% fail on Brake pads (40% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.46% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.038% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.025% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.93% fail on Brake performance (37% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Rear wheels (31% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.27% fail on Parking brake performance (65% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.069% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.013% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.0063% fail on Brake operation
    • 0.49% fail on Hydraulic systems (64% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Components (85% worse than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.37% fail on Hoses (120% worse than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.069% fail on Pipes
        • 0.032% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.038% fail on Operation
      • 0.0063% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.38% fail on Service brake control components (33% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Pedal (33% better than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.34% fail on Anti-slip (37% better than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.038% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on ABS
    • 0.069% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.069% fail on Cable
    • 0.032% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.019% fail on Parking brake (97% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.013% fail on Condition (98% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.0063% fail on Fitment
    • 0.0063% fail on Restricted movement
  • 4.6% fail on Tyres
    • 2.4% fail on Condition
    • 2.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.14% fail on Size/type
    • 0.025% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.3% fail on Suspension (65% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (130% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (140% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (96% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.063% fail on Attachment (150% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.050% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.93% fail on Macpherson strut (7 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.93% fail on Condition (7 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.78% fail on Shock absorbers (37% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.78% fail on Condition (38% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.42% fail on Wheel bearings (130% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Front (180% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.044% fail on Rear
    • 0.31% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.29% fail on Condition
      • 0.019% fail on Location
    • 0.28% fail on Trailing arms (10 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (9 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.038% fail on Attachment (12 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Suspension arms (45% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (45% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.0063% fail on Attachment
    • 0.11% fail on Front suspension joints (47% better than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.069% fail on Drive shafts (76% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.069% fail on Front drive shafts (76% better than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.069% fail on Constant velocity joints (75% better than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.044% fail on Tie bars/rods (2 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.044% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.044% fail on Panhard rods (3 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.013% fail on Attachment (14 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.038% fail on Sub-frames (2 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.025% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (6 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.013% fail on Attachment (9 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.013% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.013% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.0063% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.0063% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.0063% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.0063% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.0063% fail on Condition
    • 0.0063% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.0063% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0063% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 0.80% fail on Steering (77% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.74% fail on Steering system (180% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.71% fail on Track rod end (3 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.019% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.0063% fail on Free play
        • 0.0063% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.0063% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0063% fail on Other components
        • 0.0063% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.050% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.0063% fail on Power steering
      • 0.0063% fail on Operation
  • 0.60% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.60% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.58% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.44% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.41% fail on Condition
      • 0.019% fail on Requirements
      • 0.0063% fail on Attachment
    • 0.15% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.13% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.013% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.57% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (23% better than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.32% fail on Body condition (31% better than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Doors
      • 0.069% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.038% fail on Drivers
      • 0.032% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.082% fail on Seats
      • 0.044% fail on Passengers
      • 0.038% fail on Drivers
    • 0.044% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.025% fail on Body security
    • 0.013% fail on Load security
      • 0.013% fail on Loading door
  • 0.18% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (45% better than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Fuel system (46% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.063% fail on Cap
      • 0.025% fail on System
      • 0.019% fail on Tank
    • 0.050% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.025% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.11% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.076% fail on Condition
    • 0.032% fail on Attachment
  • 0.019% fail on Towbars
    • 0.013% fail on Towbar
    • 0.0063% fail on Detachable tow ball