Opel Astra MOT Results

Registered in 2003
43.9% pass rate
from 57 tests in 2020
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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the Opel Astra is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.5% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 1.8% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 8.8% fail on Springs
      • 8.8% fail on Coil springs
        • 8.8% fail on Coil spring
    • 3.5% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.8% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.8% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 1.8% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 1.8% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint
  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 12% fail on Headlamps
      • 12% fail on Headlamp
    • 5.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.5% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 5.3% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.5% fail on Rbt
          • 3.5% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.8% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.8% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 1.8% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 1.8% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.8% fail on Brake pads
  • 12% fail on Visibility
    • 7.0% fail on Washers
    • 3.5% fail on Wipers
    • 1.8% fail on Driver's view
    • 1.8% fail on View to rear
      • 1.8% fail on Mirrors
  • 12% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 11% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 8.8% fail on Spark ignition
        • 5.3% fail on Emissions not tested (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 3.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 1.8% fail on Catalyst emissions
      • 1.8% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.8% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 1.8% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
    • 1.8% fail on Noise suppression
      • 1.8% fail on Undertray
  • 11% fail on Tyres
    • 7.0% fail on Condition
    • 3.5% fail on Tread depth
  • 8.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.8% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.8% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 1.8% fail on Engine mounting
      • 1.8% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 1.8% fail on Boot lid
      • 1.8% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 3.5% fail on Steering
    • 3.5% fail on Power steering (8 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Other components (26 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Operation
  • 1.8% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.8% fail on Condition

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