Chevrolet Aveo MOT Results

Registered in 2012
64.8% pass rate
from 1,761 tests in 2020
(34% worse than other 2012 cars)
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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Chevrolet Aveo is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Suspension (170% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 9.7% fail on Springs (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 9.7% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 9.7% fail on Coil spring (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Suspension arms (160% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover (12 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Ball joint (96% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.057% fail on Suspension arm
    • 3.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage ball joints (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Ball joint dust cover (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.057% fail on Linkage
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.45% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.28% fail on Macpherson strut (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Pins and bushes (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.28% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint dust cover (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint
  • 10% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.28% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.057% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Position lamps (60% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.11% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.91% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.17% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.057% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.17% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.17% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.17% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.17% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.057% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.057% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.057% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 7.1% fail on Visibility (70% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Wipers (99% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Washers (51% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.057% fail on View to rear
      • 0.057% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.0% fail on Tyres
    • 4.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 0.23% fail on Size/type
  • 3.7% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (160% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Exhaust emissions (140% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Spark ignition (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Catalyst emissions (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.80% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.80% fail on Emissions not tested (10 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.34% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.11% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.057% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.057% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
    • 0.45% fail on Fluid leaks (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Engine oil leaks (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.057% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.057% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 3.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure (120% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Exhaust system (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Engine mounting (36 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Engine mounting condition (45 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Bracket
    • 0.45% fail on Transmission
      • 0.45% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.45% fail on Joints
    • 0.11% fail on Doors
      • 0.057% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.057% fail on Door condition
      • 0.057% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.057% fail on Door condition
    • 0.057% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.057% fail on Body
      • 0.057% fail on Other body component
    • 0.057% fail on Load security
      • 0.057% fail on Loading door
  • 3.1% fail on Brakes (42% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Mechanical brake components (47% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (38% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Brake pads (40% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.057% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.11% fail on Brake discs and drums (86% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Brake discs (85% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.68% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.68% fail on Rbt
          • 0.40% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.34% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.34% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.34% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.17% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.17% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.057% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.057% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.17% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.17% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.11% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.057% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.11% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.057% fail on Pedal
      • 0.057% fail on Hand lever
  • 0.51% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.51% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.45% fail on Steering
    • 0.40% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.28% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.057% fail on Power steering
      • 0.057% fail on Other components
  • 0.11% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.11% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.057% fail on Requirements
      • 0.057% fail on Condition
  • 0.11% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.11% fail on Attachment
Read the Honest John Review

  • Chevrolet Aveo (2011 - 2015)
    Nice looking hatchback. Good value for money. Decent handling. Good legroom in the back. Reasonable bootspace. Diesel has stop/start.

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