Chevrolet Captiva MOT Results

Registered in 2013
68.2% pass rate
from 1,256 tests in 2020
(43% worse than other 2013 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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Chevrolet Captiva is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (140% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Headlamps (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 7.7% fail on Headlamp (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.080% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 5.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.96% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Direction indicators (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Flashing type (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Side repeaters (6 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.080% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 1.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.40% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.40% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.080% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.080% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.080% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.080% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.080% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.080% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.080% fail on Battery(ies)
  • 6.8% fail on Brakes (55% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (46% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Brake linings and pads (59% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 3.7% fail on Brake pads (60% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.72% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.5% fail on Brake performance (95% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.56% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (26 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on Gradient tester (sp) (162 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.88% fail on Rbt (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.88% fail on Parking brake performance (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.080% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.080% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.16% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.080% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.080% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.080% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.080% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.080% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.080% fail on Rbt
          • 0.080% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 0.40% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.40% fail on Anti-lock braking system (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.16% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.080% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.080% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.080% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 6.3% fail on Visibility (51% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Wipers (91% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Washers
    • 0.40% fail on Driver's view (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.24% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.080% fail on View to rear
      • 0.080% fail on Mirrors
  • 5.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.2% fail on Condition
  • 4.4% fail on Suspension
    • 1.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes (170% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.080% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.80% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.80% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.56% fail on Linkage ball joints (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.080% fail on Linkage
      • 0.080% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.080% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.72% fail on Wheel bearings (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Springs (75% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Coil springs (75% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on Coil spring (75% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.24% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 3.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (180% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Exhaust emissions (140% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Compression ignition (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.88% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.72% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.56% fail on Fluid leaks (8 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Engine oil leaks (10 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.080% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 0.88% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.48% fail on Transmission
      • 0.40% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.32% fail on Joints
        • 0.080% fail on Bearing housing
      • 0.080% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.080% fail on Joints
    • 0.080% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.080% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.080% fail on Tank
    • 0.080% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.080% fail on Doors
      • 0.080% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.080% fail on Catch
    • 0.080% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.080% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 0.72% fail on Identification of the vehicle (170% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Registration plates (170% worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.48% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.24% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.24% fail on Condition
    • 0.24% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.32% fail on Steering
    • 0.24% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.24% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.080% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.080% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.16% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.16% fail on Attachment
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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