Chevrolet Matiz MOT Results

Registered in 2009
59.3% pass rate
from 5,438 tests in 2017
(25% worse than other 2009 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 2009 cars and highlighted areas where the Chevrolet Matiz is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 4.9% fail on Headlamps (86% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Headlamp (91% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.018% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.018% fail on Switch
    • 4.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.7% fail on Front lamps (25% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.70% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.074% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp (61% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Switch (10 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.57% fail on Direction indicators (63% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Flashing type (63% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Individual lamps (55% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Side repeaters (73% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.037% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.24% fail on Horn
    • 0.18% fail on Battery
    • 0.15% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.055% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.018% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.018% fail on Switch
  • 16% fail on Brakes (140% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 9.5% fail on Brake performance (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Rear wheels (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Front wheels (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Brake imbalance (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.24% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Brake operation (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.3% fail on Hydraulic systems (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Components (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Pipes (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.074% fail on Hoses
        • 0.018% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.018% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.61% fail on Operation (20 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Leaks
      • 0.018% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Hub components
      • 1.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.33% fail on Brake discs (46% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.037% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.018% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 1.8% fail on ABS (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.86% fail on Parking brake (97% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.86% fail on Condition (110% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Service brake control components (6 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Pedal (6 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.55% fail on Condition (25 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.63% fail on Restricted movement (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.037% fail on Air and vacuum systems (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
      • 0.018% fail on Components
        • 0.018% fail on Pipes
  • 13% fail on Suspension (24% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Macpherson strut (19 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Condition (19 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Suspension arms (94% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (96% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Condition
      • 0.018% fail on Attachment
    • 3.3% fail on Wheel bearings (6 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Rear (10 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Front (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Shock absorbers (140% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Condition (140% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Front suspension joints (170% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.81% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.81% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.092% fail on Coil springs (98% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Location
      • 0.018% fail on Condition
    • 0.074% fail on Anti-roll bars (97% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (91% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Condition
      • 0.018% fail on Attachment
    • 0.037% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.018% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.018% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.018% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.018% fail on Condition
    • 0.018% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.018% fail on Condition
      • 0.018% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.018% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.018% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 9.2% fail on Tyres (28% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Tread depth (55% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.24% fail on Size/type
    • 0.092% fail on Valve stem
  • 9.1% fail on Driver's view of the road (73% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Wipers (140% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Washers
    • 0.40% fail on Bonnet (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.15% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (150% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Exhaust system (200% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.79% fail on Emissions
    • 0.72% fail on Fuel system (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on System (7 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Cap
      • 0.018% fail on Tank
      • 0.018% fail on Pipe
    • 0.37% fail on Emissions not tested (150% worse than other 2009 cars)
  • 1.5% fail on Steering
    • 0.90% fail on Steering system
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.28% fail on Track rod end (64% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Free play
        • 0.018% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.018% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.57% fail on Power steering (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Other components (14 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Operation (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.018% fail on Rams
    • 0.037% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.018% fail on Steering control
      • 0.018% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.018% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.33% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.33% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.29% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.11% fail on Doors
      • 0.055% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.037% fail on Drivers
      • 0.018% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.074% fail on Seats
      • 0.037% fail on Passengers
      • 0.037% fail on Drivers
    • 0.037% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.037% fail on Body security
    • 0.037% fail on Body condition
  • 0.24% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (61% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.13% fail on Condition
      • 0.018% fail on Requirements
      • 0.018% fail on Attachment
      • 0.018% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.055% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (84% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (83% better than other 2009 cars)
  • 0.18% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.17% fail on Condition
    • 0.018% fail on Attachment

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