Chevrolet Captiva MOT Results

Registered in 2008
53.6% pass rate
from 1,592 tests in 2017
(26% worse than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Chevrolet Captiva is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (52% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 8.4% fail on Stop lamp (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 8.0% fail on Registration plate lamp (59% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 8.0% fail on Position lamps (63% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 7.3% fail on Front lamps (90% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.063% fail on All position lamps
    • 6.2% fail on Headlamps (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Headlamp (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.0% fail on Direction indicators (66% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Flashing type (66% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.4% fail on Side repeaters (170% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.4% fail on Battery (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.69% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.38% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (200% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.063% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.063% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.063% fail on Lamp
  • 17% fail on Suspension (24% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Suspension arms (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment
    • 4.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (69% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (65% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.063% fail on Attachment
    • 2.9% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.9% fail on Front drive shafts (48% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Constant velocity joints
        • 0.13% fail on Drive shafts (14 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Coil springs (49% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Condition (49% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Wheel bearings (84% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Front (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Rear
    • 1.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.19% fail on Radius arms (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.063% fail on Condition
    • 0.19% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices (18 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.063% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.063% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.063% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.063% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 15% fail on Brakes (83% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Hub components (90% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Brake pads (92% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Brake discs (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.063% fail on Brake back plates
    • 5.2% fail on Brake performance (47% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Parking brake performance (190% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.57% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.44% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Parking brake operation (44 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.13% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.063% fail on Brake operation
    • 2.4% fail on Hydraulic systems (79% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Components (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Pipes (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on Hoses
        • 0.063% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.063% fail on Operation
      • 0.063% fail on Leaks
    • 2.4% fail on Parking brake (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on ABS (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.94% fail on Electronic stability system (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.13% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal
        • 0.13% fail on Condition
    • 0.063% fail on Additional braking devices
    • 0.063% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.063% fail on Linkage
  • 7.5% fail on Tyres
    • 4.3% fail on Condition
    • 3.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.063% fail on Size/type
    • 0.063% fail on Valve stem
  • 7.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.5% fail on Wipers (47% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.69% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.25% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.19% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.5% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (59% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Exhaust system (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.38% fail on System (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.13% fail on Emissions (88% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 3.6% fail on Steering (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Steering system (140% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Track rod end (180% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.19% fail on Power steering
      • 0.13% fail on Operation
      • 0.063% fail on Other components
  • 3.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.063% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 0.31% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.19% fail on Attachment (11 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Condition
  • 0.88% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.88% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.44% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.25% fail on Load security (10 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Bootlid (11 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Access panel
      • 0.063% fail on Tailgate
    • 0.063% fail on Body condition
    • 0.063% fail on Doors
      • 0.063% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.063% fail on Seats
      • 0.063% fail on Drivers
  • 0.31% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.25% fail on Attachment
    • 0.063% fail on Hubs
Read the Honest John Review

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

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