Vauxhall Antara MOT Results

Registered in 2008
55.6% pass rate
from 1,213 tests in 2020
(11% worse than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Antara is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.8% fail on Stop lamp (61% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.0% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.16% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.16% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamps (47% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp (49% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.91% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.66% fail on Battery(ies) (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.082% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.74% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.74% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.66% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.082% fail on Switch
    • 0.49% fail on Direction indicators (75% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Flashing type (75% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Individual direction indicators (68% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.082% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.16% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Main beam tell-tale (20 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale (10 times worse than other 2008 cars)
  • 17% fail on Suspension (21% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (70% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Linkage ball joints (85% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (12 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Linkage (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.49% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.16% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.082% fail on Anti-roll bar
    • 6.3% fail on Suspension arms (43% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Pins and bushes (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.25% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.25% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.082% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 5.1% fail on Springs
      • 5.1% fail on Coil springs
        • 5.1% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.25% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.16% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.082% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.082% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.16% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.16% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.082% fail on Axles
      • 0.082% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.082% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.082% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 15% fail on Brakes (65% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Brake performance (41% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (99% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 1.8% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (18 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Gradient tester (sp) (23 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Parking brake performance (160% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Rbt (140% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance (160% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.082% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.16% fail on Decelerometer (12 times worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.082% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.082% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.082% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.082% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.66% fail on Service brake performance (71% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.58% fail on Rbt (74% better than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.49% fail on Service brake performance (73% better than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.082% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.082% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.082% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.58% fail on Brake performance not tested (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.16% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.082% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.082% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.082% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
    • 5.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (69% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Brake linings and pads (88% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 4.8% fail on Brake pads (89% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.6% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.25% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.16% fail on Lever
        • 0.082% fail on Cable
    • 2.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (200% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Anti-lock braking system (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Electronic stability control (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 1.2% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.91% fail on Hand lever (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Pedal
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake control (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Lever (200% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.25% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.25% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.082% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.082% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 7.0% fail on Visibility
    • 3.5% fail on Wipers
    • 2.8% fail on Washers
    • 0.74% fail on Bonnet (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Driver's view
  • 6.9% fail on Tyres
    • 3.6% fail on Condition
    • 3.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.082% fail on Size/type
  • 6.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.3% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.2% fail on Compression ignition (140% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.66% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.58% fail on Emissions not tested (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.49% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.082% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.082% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.082% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.082% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 2.2% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.1% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.16% fail on Catalyst emissions (89% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.25% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.25% fail on Other leaks (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
  • 5.9% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.5% fail on Exhaust system (64% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Transmission
      • 2.1% fail on Drive shafts
        • 2.1% fail on Joints
      • 0.082% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.082% fail on Joints
    • 0.16% fail on Doors
      • 0.082% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.082% fail on Door condition
      • 0.082% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.082% fail on Door condition
    • 0.082% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.082% fail on Pipe
    • 0.082% fail on Body
      • 0.082% fail on Panel
    • 0.082% fail on Load security
      • 0.082% fail on Access panel
    • 0.082% fail on Seats
      • 0.082% fail on Driver's seat
  • 4.3% fail on Steering (90% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Steering linkage components (63% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Track rod end (64% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.082% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.082% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.91% fail on Steering gear (180% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.91% fail on Steering rack (190% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Power steering (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Operation
      • 0.16% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.082% fail on Rams
      • 0.082% fail on Other components
    • 0.16% fail on Steering play
      • 0.16% fail on Steering rack
  • 4.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.58% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.58% fail on Condition
    • 0.082% fail on Airbags
      • 0.082% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.33% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.33% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.25% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.25% fail on Attachment
  • 0.16% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter (23 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Speedometer (24 times worse than other 2008 cars)
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