Vauxhall Astra MOT Results

Registered in 2017
88.3% pass rate
from 2,380 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 2017 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Astra is unusually good or bad.

  • 3.3% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.042% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.59% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.50% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.50% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.042% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.34% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.34% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.25% fail on Individual direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2017 cars)
        • 0.084% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.29% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.17% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.17% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.042% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.042% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.042% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.042% fail on Horn
  • 2.6% fail on Tyres
    • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.042% fail on Size/type
  • 2.3% fail on Brakes (54% worse than other 2017 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Mechanical brake components (80% worse than other 2017 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake linings and pads (92% worse than other 2017 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Brake pads (89% worse than other 2017 cars)
        • 0.042% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.17% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.17% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.042% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.042% fail on Cable
    • 0.17% fail on Flexible brake hoses (7 times worse than other 2017 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.13% fail on Rbt
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.042% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.042% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.042% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.17% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.13% fail on Anti-lock braking system (4 times worse than other 2017 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.042% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.042% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 1.4% fail on Visibility
    • 0.97% fail on Washers
    • 0.25% fail on Wipers (74% better than other 2017 cars)
    • 0.084% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.084% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.084% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.042% fail on View to rear
      • 0.042% fail on Mirrors
  • 0.80% fail on Steering (7 times worse than other 2017 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Steering column (40 times worse than other 2017 cars)
    • 0.084% fail on Steering wheel (43 times worse than other 2017 cars)
    • 0.042% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.042% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.042% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.042% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.042% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 0.46% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.17% fail on Bumpers (6 times worse than other 2017 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Fuel system (4 times worse than other 2017 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (6 times worse than other 2017 cars)
    • 0.084% fail on Transmission
      • 0.084% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.084% fail on Joints
    • 0.084% fail on Body
      • 0.042% fail on Panel
      • 0.042% fail on Other body component
    • 0.042% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.46% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.42% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.29% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.21% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.084% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.13% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.084% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.042% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.042% fail on Other emission control equipment
    • 0.042% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.042% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.42% fail on Suspension
    • 0.25% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.13% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.084% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.042% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.13% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.084% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.042% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.042% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.042% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 0.21% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.13% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.13% fail on Condition
    • 0.084% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.17% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.17% fail on Attachment
  • 0.084% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.084% fail on Registration plates
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