Chevrolet Captiva MOT Results

Registered in 2007
53.4% pass rate
from 653 tests in 2017
(18% worse than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Chevrolet Captiva is unusually good or bad.

  • 29% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (45% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 11% fail on Position lamps (86% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 9.3% fail on Front lamps (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.15% fail on All position lamps
    • 8.7% fail on Stop lamp (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 8.3% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.4% fail on Direction indicators (83% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Flashing type (83% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.7% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.4% fail on Battery (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim (43% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.92% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.92% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.15% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.15% fail on Horn
  • 15% fail on Suspension
    • 5.2% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 4.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.46% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.46% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
      • 0.15% fail on Attachment
    • 4.6% fail on Coil springs
      • 4.6% fail on Condition
    • 4.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.15% fail on Attachment
    • 2.5% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.3% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.3% fail on Constant velocity joints
      • 0.15% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.15% fail on Universal joint
    • 2.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.92% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.77% fail on Front
      • 0.15% fail on Rear
    • 0.92% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.15% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 15% fail on Brakes (56% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 7.0% fail on Brake performance (62% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 6.0% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.61% fail on Parking brake operation (152 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.31% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.15% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.15% fail on Gradient hand brake
    • 4.7% fail on Hub components
      • 4.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.15% fail on Brake calipers
    • 2.6% fail on Parking brake (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.8% fail on Components
        • 0.92% fail on Pipes
        • 0.92% fail on Hoses
      • 0.15% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.15% fail on Operation
      • 0.15% fail on Leaks
    • 1.8% fail on ABS (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Electronic stability system (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
  • 9.8% fail on Tyres
    • 5.7% fail on Condition (53% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.46% fail on Size/type
  • 8.7% fail on Driver's view of the road (40% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Wipers
    • 3.8% fail on Washers
    • 0.46% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.46% fail on Emissions
    • 0.46% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.46% fail on System
    • 0.31% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 4.1% fail on Steering (78% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Steering system (79% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.61% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.31% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.15% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.46% fail on Steering operation (9 times worse than other 2007 cars)
  • 3.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.77% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.77% fail on Condition
  • 1.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.46% fail on Body condition
    • 0.31% fail on Doors
      • 0.31% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.31% fail on Load security (13 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Bootlid
      • 0.15% fail on Tailgate
  • 1.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.15% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment
Read the Honest John Review

  • Chevrolet Captiva (2007 - 2015)
    Good value for money. Well equipped as standard. Seats seven reasonably comfortably. Quiet when cruising. Decent diesel engine. Improved facelifted model from 2011.

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