Vauxhall Calibra MOT Results

Registered in 1997
55.2% pass rate
from 183 tests in 2017
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 1997 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Calibra is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 7.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 4.9% fail on Component mounting
      • 2.7% fail on Spring mounting (4 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 6.6% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 6.6% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.7% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.55% fail on Attachment
      • 0.55% fail on Linkage condition
    • 2.2% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.2% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.2% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 1.6% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.1% fail on Rear
      • 0.55% fail on Front
    • 1.6% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.1% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
  • 22% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.9% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.55% fail on Switch
    • 3.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.3% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.55% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.3% fail on Battery
    • 3.3% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.6% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.1% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.55% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.1% fail on Horn
    • 0.55% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 19% fail on Brakes
    • 9.3% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.8% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.8% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.2% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.55% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.55% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.55% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.55% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 8.7% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 8.7% fail on Components
        • 6.0% fail on Pipes
        • 4.4% fail on Hoses
    • 3.8% fail on Hub components
      • 2.7% fail on Brake discs (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake pads
    • 2.7% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.7% fail on Condition
    • 2.7% fail on ABS
    • 1.1% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.55% fail on Linkage
      • 0.55% fail on Cable
    • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas (5 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
      • 0.55% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 15% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 8.2% fail on Emissions
    • 4.9% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.8% fail on Fuel system (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Pipe (16 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 8.7% fail on Tyres
    • 5.5% fail on Condition
    • 2.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.1% fail on Size/type
  • 6.6% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.8% fail on Wipers
    • 2.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.55% fail on Windscreen
  • 5.5% fail on Steering
    • 3.8% fail on Steering system
      • 3.8% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.55% fail on Steering control
      • 0.55% fail on Steering column
    • 0.55% fail on Power steering
      • 0.55% fail on Operation
    • 0.55% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 4.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.3% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.55% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.55% fail on Seat belt pre-tensioner
      • 0.55% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 1.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (78% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.55% fail on Chassis
    • 0.55% fail on Body condition
  • 0.55% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.55% fail on Registration plate

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