Vauxhall Astra MOT Results

Registered in 1993
64.0% pass rate
from 470 tests in 2020
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 1993 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Astra is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Suspension
    • 6.8% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.8% fail on Springs (150% worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Coil springs (180% worse than other 1993 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Coil spring (180% worse than other 1993 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Mounting
      • 0.43% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.85% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.21% fail on Ball joint
    • 2.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage (5 times worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.21% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.3% fail on Macpherson strut (7 times worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Pins and bushes (13 times worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Macpherson strut (9 times worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.85% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.85% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.64% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.21% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.43% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.21% fail on Axles
      • 0.21% fail on Axle
  • 13% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 3.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.1% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.85% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.21% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.9% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.64% fail on Horn
      • 0.43% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.85% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (75% better than other 1993 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on Rear fog lamp (75% better than other 1993 cars)
        • 0.64% fail on Rear fog lamp (81% better than other 1993 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Switch
    • 0.64% fail on Headlamps (79% better than other 1993 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.21% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.64% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.64% fail on Switch
    • 0.21% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.21% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 11% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.3% fail on Transmission
      • 2.3% fail on Drive shafts
        • 2.3% fail on Joints
      • 0.21% fail on Belts
    • 1.9% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
      • 0.21% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.21% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 1.5% fail on Chassis
      • 1.5% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.64% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.43% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.21% fail on Pipe
    • 0.43% fail on Floor
    • 0.43% fail on Seats
      • 0.43% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.21% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.21% fail on Doors
      • 0.21% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.21% fail on Door condition
  • 10% fail on Brakes
    • 5.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt
          • 2.6% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 3.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 3.0% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.21% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.21% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.21% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.21% fail on Rbt
          • 0.21% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 3.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.85% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.85% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.64% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.43% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.21% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.21% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.21% fail on Cable
    • 0.43% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.43% fail on Pedal
    • 0.43% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.43% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.43% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.21% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.21% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.21% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
    • 0.21% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.21% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 7.9% fail on Visibility
    • 5.5% fail on Wipers
    • 2.8% fail on Washers
    • 0.21% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.21% fail on View to rear
      • 0.21% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.8% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 6.4% fail on Spark ignition
        • 5.1% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.3% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.43% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.21% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 0.64% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.21% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.21% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.21% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.3% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.85% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.43% fail on Other leaks
  • 5.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 5.5% fail on Seat belts (69% worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 5.3% fail on Prescribed areas (95% worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Condition
  • 3.4% fail on Tyres
    • 2.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.21% fail on Size/type
  • 1.5% fail on Steering (66% better than other 1993 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.43% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.21% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.21% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.21% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests
    • 0.21% fail on Doors
      • 0.21% fail on Passenger entrance/exit doors

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