Vauxhall Corsa MOT Results

Registered in 1996
49.9% pass rate
from 1,817 tests in 2017
(13% worse than other 1996 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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Corsa is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (17% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 7.5% fail on Position lamps (54% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Front lamps (44% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Rear lamps (74% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.8% fail on Headlamps (97% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 5.6% fail on Headlamp (100% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Switch
      • 0.17% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.055% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.055% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 5.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (50% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Fog lamp (57% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Switch
      • 0.055% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.4% fail on Direction indicators (49% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Flashing type (49% better than other 1996 cars)
        • 0.99% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.22% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.11% fail on Side repeaters (88% better than other 1996 cars)
        • 0.055% fail on Switch
    • 1.3% fail on Horn
    • 1.2% fail on Battery
    • 0.28% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.055% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.055% fail on Lamp
      • 0.055% fail on Switch
      • 0.055% fail on Tell tale
  • 22% fail on Suspension (19% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 14% fail on Prescribed areas (100% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 12% fail on Component mounting (120% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Subframe mounting (62% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Spring mounting
    • 4.8% fail on Wheel bearings (160% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Rear (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Front (75% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Coil springs (160% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Condition (180% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Location
    • 1.7% fail on Drive shafts (52% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Front drive shafts (50% better than other 1996 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Constant velocity joints (50% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Suspension arms (57% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (61% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
      • 0.055% fail on Attachment
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.83% fail on Anti-roll bars (72% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Attachment (200% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (94% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Condition
    • 0.61% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.11% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.11% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.055% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.055% fail on Condition
    • 0.055% fail on Axles
      • 0.055% fail on Axle beam
  • 13% fail on Brakes (17% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Brake performance (27% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.3% fail on Parking brake performance (36% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.39% fail on Service brake performance (78% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Brake operation
    • 5.7% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.4% fail on Components
        • 3.0% fail on Hoses (60% worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Valves (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Pipes (65% better than other 1996 cars)
        • 0.055% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.22% fail on Leaks
      • 0.17% fail on Operation
      • 0.055% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Mechanical components (8 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Cable (10 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Hub components (49% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.99% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.17% fail on Brake discs (76% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Brake drums
    • 0.39% fail on Parking brake (61% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Condition (60% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.33% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.28% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
      • 0.055% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
    • 0.11% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.11% fail on Pedal
        • 0.11% fail on Condition
  • 12% fail on Driver's view of the road (36% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Wipers
    • 5.9% fail on Washers (70% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.33% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.055% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.055% fail on Bonnet
  • 10% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.7% fail on Exhaust system (35% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Emissions
    • 1.3% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.22% fail on Fuel system (81% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Cap
      • 0.055% fail on Tank
      • 0.055% fail on Pipe
  • 10% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (80% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 9.9% fail on Seat belts (100% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 9.0% fail on Prescribed areas (110% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Condition (110% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Attachment
    • 0.17% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (79% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Seat belt pre-tensioner (40 times worse than other 1996 cars)
  • 7.5% fail on Tyres (26% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Tread depth (42% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.22% fail on Size/type
    • 0.11% fail on Valve stem
  • 6.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.2% fail on Body condition
    • 2.9% fail on Vehicle structure (72% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Chassis (72% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Seats
      • 0.39% fail on Drivers
      • 0.33% fail on Passengers
    • 0.17% fail on Doors (75% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Drivers
      • 0.055% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.055% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.055% fail on Body security
  • 2.6% fail on Steering (44% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Steering system (39% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.28% fail on Steering rack (79% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.22% fail on Steering control
      • 0.17% fail on Steering column
      • 0.055% fail on Steering wheel
  • 1.8% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.055% fail on Towbars
    • 0.055% fail on Vehicle structure
  • 0.055% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.055% fail on Condition

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