Vauxhall Antara MOT Results

Registered in 2012
63.2% pass rate
from 7,269 tests in 2020
(36% worse than other 2012 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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Antara is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (120% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 7.0% fail on Stop lamp (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Reversing lamps (34 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Reversing lamps (34 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on Reversing lamp switch (18 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Position lamps (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Position lamp (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on All position lamps (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamps (45% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp (23% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (8 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.30% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (78% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Electrical equipment (110% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Battery(ies) (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Trailer electrical socket (15 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.041% fail on Horn
    • 0.26% fail on Direction indicators (80% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Flashing type (80% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Individual direction indicators (75% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.083% fail on Side repeaters (85% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.21% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.21% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.028% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.028% fail on Switch
    • 0.014% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 7.6% fail on Brakes (44% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (36% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Brake linings and pads (50% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 3.6% fail on Brake pads (48% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.069% fail on Brake linings (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.58% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.041% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.041% fail on Cable
        • 0.014% fail on Lever
    • 2.6% fail on Brake performance (41% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (150% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (sp) (99% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.32% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.083% fail on Gradient tester (sp) (28 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 1.0% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.92% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.069% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.014% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.041% fail on Decelerometer (8 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.028% fail on Parking brake performance (14 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.014% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.014% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.014% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.55% fail on Service brake performance (48% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Rbt (51% better than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.45% fail on Service brake performance (47% better than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.069% fail on Service brake imbalance (69% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.028% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.028% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.014% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.014% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.14% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.12% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.083% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (9 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Rbt (sp) (84% better than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.028% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.014% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 0.96% fail on Rigid brake pipes (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (110% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Anti-lock braking system (120% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Electronic stability control (150% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.11% fail on Electronic parking brake (200% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.055% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.028% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (85% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Pedal
    • 0.028% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.028% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.014% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.014% fail on Brake fluid
  • 5.8% fail on Tyres
    • 3.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.014% fail on Size/type
    • 0.014% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 5.6% fail on Suspension (14% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.1% fail on Pins and bushes (150% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Ball joint (81% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Ball joint dust cover (83% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.014% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (45% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Linkage (10 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.12% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.069% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.055% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.028% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.028% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers (59% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Springs (77% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Coil springs (77% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.65% fail on Coil spring (77% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.11% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.069% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.041% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.055% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.028% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (9 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.014% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.028% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.014% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.014% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.028% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.028% fail on Suspension unit (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Axles
      • 0.014% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.014% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.014% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 5.1% fail on Visibility (21% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Wipers (48% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.19% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.12% fail on View to rear
      • 0.12% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.096% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.096% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.028% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Exhaust emissions (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Compression ignition (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (11 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.083% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (9 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.014% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
        • 0.014% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.014% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 0.69% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.67% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.014% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.22% fail on Fluid leaks (140% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Engine oil leaks (180% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.014% fail on Other leaks
  • 1.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (24% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Transmission
      • 0.47% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.47% fail on Joints
      • 0.055% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.028% fail on Bearing housing (44 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Prop shaft
        • 0.014% fail on Joints
    • 0.17% fail on Exhaust system (74% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Seats (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Driver's seat (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Doors
      • 0.069% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.069% fail on Door condition
      • 0.055% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.055% fail on Door condition
      • 0.041% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.041% fail on Door condition
    • 0.14% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.069% fail on System (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Pipe
      • 0.014% fail on Hose
      • 0.014% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.083% fail on Body
      • 0.083% fail on Other body component
    • 0.028% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.028% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.028% fail on Undertray
    • 0.014% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.014% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.014% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.014% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.014% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.014% fail on Bracket
  • 0.58% fail on Identification of the vehicle (73% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Registration plates (69% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.44% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.22% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.21% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.21% fail on Condition
    • 0.014% fail on Airbags
      • 0.014% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.41% fail on Steering (56% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Power steering (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Pipes and hoses (20 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Other components (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Operation
      • 0.014% fail on Pump
    • 0.083% fail on Steering linkage components (90% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Track rod end (94% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Other components (9 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Steering component
        • 0.014% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.014% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.055% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.055% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.055% fail on Steering play
      • 0.055% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.014% fail on Steering shaft
    • 0.014% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.014% fail on Universal joint
  • 0.21% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.21% fail on Attachment
  • 0.014% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.014% fail on Anchorages
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