Vauxhall Ampera MOT Results

Registered in 2014
84.0% pass rate
from 418 tests in 2017
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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Ampera is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.5% fail on Tyres
    • 4.3% fail on Condition (96% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.96% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.48% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 4.3% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.2% fail on Direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Flashing type (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.96% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.48% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.24% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.24% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.48% fail on Stop lamp
  • 2.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 0.72% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.72% fail on Washers
    • 0.48% fail on Wipers
    • 0.24% fail on Mirrors
  • 1.7% fail on Suspension
    • 1.4% fail on Drive shafts (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Front drive shafts (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Constant velocity joints (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.24% fail on Condition
  • 1.7% fail on Brakes
    • 1.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.72% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.48% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.24% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.24% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.24% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.72% fail on Hub components
      • 0.48% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.24% fail on Brake discs
  • 0.96% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.96% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.72% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Body condition (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Doors
      • 0.24% fail on Passengers other
  • 0.24% fail on Steering
    • 0.24% fail on Steering control
      • 0.24% fail on Steering column
  • 0.24% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.24% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.24% fail on Condition
  • 0.24% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.24% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.24% fail on Cap
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