Vauxhall Agila MOT Results

Registered in 2003
58.2% pass rate
from 3,008 tests in 2020
(13% better than other 2003 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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Agila is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (23% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 7.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp (50% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.6% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.100% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim (45% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim (44% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamps (54% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp (68% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.86% fail on Headlamp levelling device (95% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Dipswitch
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators (55% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type (55% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Individual direction indicators (67% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.033% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.90% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.90% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.90% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.53% fail on Electrical equipment (46% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.17% fail on Horn (70% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 12% fail on Suspension (35% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.8% fail on Ball joint
      • 2.0% fail on Suspension arm (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.20% fail on Pins and bushes (92% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.100% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 4.6% fail on Wheel bearings (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Springs (55% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Coil springs (55% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Coil spring (55% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Mounting
    • 0.37% fail on Shock absorbers (74% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.100% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.100% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.066% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.033% fail on Other suspension component
    • 0.13% fail on Anti-roll bars (98% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.033% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.033% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.13% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (94% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.033% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.033% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 11% fail on Brakes (27% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes (35% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Brake performance (63% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance (36% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Rbt (40% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance (55% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.80% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.033% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.17% fail on Plate brake tester (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.17% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (36% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.70% fail on Service brake imbalance (42% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.43% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.30% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (93% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Rbt (sp) (92% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.7% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.066% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.4% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.6% fail on Load sensing valves (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (60% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.100% fail on Pedal
    • 0.17% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.13% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.066% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.033% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
      • 0.033% fail on Air brake cylinder/actuator
    • 0.100% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.033% fail on Master cylinder
      • 0.033% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.033% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.033% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.033% fail on Additional braking device
  • 8.5% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 6.4% fail on Transmission (76% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 6.1% fail on Drive shafts (76% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 6.1% fail on Joints (77% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.30% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.30% fail on Joints
      • 0.033% fail on Belts
    • 1.1% fail on Exhaust system (70% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Doors
      • 0.47% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.47% fail on Door condition
      • 0.100% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.100% fail on Door condition
      • 0.100% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.100% fail on Door condition
    • 0.53% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.20% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.17% fail on Pipe
      • 0.13% fail on Tank
      • 0.066% fail on Hose
    • 0.20% fail on Seats
      • 0.20% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.066% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.033% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.033% fail on Bracket
    • 0.033% fail on Body
      • 0.033% fail on Other body component
  • 7.6% fail on Tyres
    • 4.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.27% fail on Size/type
  • 6.3% fail on Visibility (24% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Wipers
    • 1.9% fail on Washers (48% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on View to rear
      • 0.43% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.13% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.13% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.100% fail on Windscreen
      • 0.033% fail on Window
    • 0.100% fail on Driver's view
  • 3.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (58% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Exhaust emissions (69% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Spark ignition (65% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (57% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.63% fail on Catalyst emissions (80% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.47% fail on Emissions not tested (49% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Compression ignition (95% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.033% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 1.2% fail on Fluid leaks (75% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Engine oil leaks (110% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Other leaks
  • 3.2% fail on Steering (34% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.8% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.033% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.27% fail on Steering gear (66% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Steering rack (65% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.066% fail on Electronic power steering
    • 0.033% fail on Steering column
    • 0.033% fail on Steering play
      • 0.033% fail on Steering rack
  • 1.00% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (69% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.86% fail on Seat belts (51% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Condition
      • 0.066% fail on Attachment
      • 0.033% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.033% fail on Requirements
    • 0.13% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (91% better than other 2003 cars)
  • 0.93% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.93% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.27% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.23% fail on Condition
    • 0.033% fail on Attachment

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