Vauxhall Agila MOT Results

Registered in 2001
55.5% pass rate
from 1,939 tests in 2020
(6.6% better than other 2001 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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Agila is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (190% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.1% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.10% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim (29% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.10% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamps (46% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp (60% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Headlamp levelling device (140% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Direction indicators (37% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Flashing type (37% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.31% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.052% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.77% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.62% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.15% fail on Horn
    • 0.72% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (50% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Rear fog lamp (50% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.72% fail on Rear fog lamp (49% better than other 2001 cars)
  • 15% fail on Suspension (16% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 9.6% fail on Suspension arms (63% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Ball joint (94% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Suspension arm (8 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint dust cover (100% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Pins and bushes (87% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.8% fail on Wheel bearings (96% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Springs (38% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Coil springs (36% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Coil spring (35% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.93% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.62% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.15% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.052% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.77% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.46% fail on Anti-roll bars (91% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Anti-roll bar
    • 0.31% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (92% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.15% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.10% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 6.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes (69% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Brake performance (29% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.3% fail on Rbt
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.62% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.10% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.052% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.052% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.88% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.052% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.052% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.052% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (53% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (50% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt
          • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.10% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.57% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.5% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.3% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.4% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.052% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.21% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.10% fail on Cable
        • 0.052% fail on Linkage
        • 0.052% fail on Pivot
    • 1.5% fail on Load sensing valves (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.26% fail on Lever
    • 0.26% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.21% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.10% fail on Pedal
      • 0.10% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.21% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.15% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.052% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.10% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (94% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Anti-lock braking system (93% better than other 2001 cars)
  • 7.4% fail on Tyres
    • 4.1% fail on Condition (47% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.15% fail on Size/type
  • 7.3% fail on Visibility
    • 4.5% fail on Wipers
    • 1.8% fail on Washers (51% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on View to rear
      • 0.62% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.052% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.31% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.26% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.21% fail on Windscreen
      • 0.052% fail on Window
    • 0.10% fail on Driver's view
  • 5.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (37% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Exhaust emissions (47% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Spark ignition (41% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 3.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.98% fail on Catalyst emissions (73% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Emissions not tested (66% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Compression ignition (89% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.052% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.052% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.98% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.10% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.052% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 4.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure (56% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Transmission (40% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Drive shafts (40% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 2.2% fail on Joints (39% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.10% fail on Joints
    • 1.3% fail on Exhaust system (67% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.15% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.10% fail on Tank
      • 0.10% fail on System
      • 0.052% fail on Hose
      • 0.052% fail on Pipe
    • 0.31% fail on Doors
      • 0.15% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.15% fail on Door condition
      • 0.15% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.15% fail on Door condition
    • 0.15% fail on Body
      • 0.15% fail on Other body component
    • 0.052% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.052% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.052% fail on Chassis
      • 0.052% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.052% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.052% fail on Towbar
      • 0.052% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.052% fail on Seats
      • 0.052% fail on Driver's seat
  • 4.2% fail on Steering
    • 3.3% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.52% fail on Ball joint (140% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.052% fail on Other components
        • 0.052% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.052% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.46% fail on Steering play (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.41% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.052% fail on Steering lock
  • 0.67% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.67% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.67% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (83% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (75% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Seat belts (92% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Condition
    • 0.10% fail on Airbags
      • 0.10% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.36% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.31% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.052% fail on Attachment

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