Vauxhall Corsa MOT Results

Registered in 1999
49.2% pass rate
from 7,310 tests in 2017
(4.1% worse than other 1999 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 1999 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Corsa is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Suspension (16% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 9.1% fail on Prescribed areas (50% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Component mounting (34% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Spring mounting (6 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 7.1% fail on Drive shafts (81% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 7.0% fail on Front drive shafts (81% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 7.0% fail on Constant velocity joints (82% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.027% fail on Couplings
      • 0.11% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.11% fail on Drive shafts
    • 6.2% fail on Coil springs (120% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Condition (120% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Location (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Wheel bearings (160% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Rear (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Front (52% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Suspension arms (62% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (65% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Condition
      • 0.027% fail on Attachment
    • 0.93% fail on Shock absorbers (41% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Condition (41% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.83% fail on Front suspension joints (44% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Anti-roll bars (92% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Attachment
      • 0.082% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (91% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (98% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Condition
    • 0.19% fail on Macpherson strut (52% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Condition (52% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Sub-frames (62% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Condition
    • 0.16% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.096% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (70% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.082% fail on Axles
      • 0.082% fail on Axle beam
    • 0.068% fail on Trailing arms (85% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Condition
      • 0.027% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (93% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.027% fail on General condition
    • 0.027% fail on Radius arms (82% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Condition
      • 0.014% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.014% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.014% fail on Condition
  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.9% fail on Position lamps (25% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Front lamps
      • 3.6% fail on Rear lamps (98% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.014% fail on Switch
    • 5.6% fail on Headlamps (33% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Headlamp (33% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Switch
      • 0.055% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.055% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.041% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.041% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.041% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.027% fail on Matched pair
    • 5.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.3% fail on Headlamp aim (21% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.5% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.27% fail on Switch (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Tell tale (85% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Direction indicators (49% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Flashing type (49% better than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.74% fail on Individual lamps (60% better than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on Side repeaters (59% better than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.15% fail on Tell tales (4 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.027% fail on Switch
    • 1.3% fail on Battery
    • 0.75% fail on Horn (44% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.29% fail on Switch
      • 0.082% fail on Lamp
      • 0.055% fail on Tell tale (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.027% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.027% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 13% fail on Brakes (27% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Brake performance (35% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Parking brake performance (28% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Rear wheels (27% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Front wheels (57% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.41% fail on Service brake performance (70% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.014% fail on Brake operation
    • 4.4% fail on Hydraulic systems (35% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Components (33% better than other 1999 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Valves (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Hoses
        • 0.90% fail on Pipes (78% better than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.014% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.14% fail on Leaks (72% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.12% fail on Operation
    • 2.1% fail on Mechanical components (8 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Cable (9 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Brake slack adjuster (34 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Hub components (32% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.29% fail on Brake discs (62% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Brake calipers (77% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Wheel cylinder
      • 0.014% fail on Brake linings
    • 1.00% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.98% fail on Condition
      • 0.014% fail on Fitment
    • 0.51% fail on Prescribed areas (5 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting (6 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
      • 0.014% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
    • 0.25% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.068% fail on Service brake control components (71% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Pedal (71% better than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.055% fail on Condition
        • 0.014% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.041% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.027% fail on Components
        • 0.027% fail on Valves (10 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
    • 0.027% fail on ABS (98% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.014% fail on Additional braking devices
  • 13% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (9.4% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Emissions
    • 6.7% fail on Exhaust system (30% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.73% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.40% fail on Cap
      • 0.16% fail on Tank
      • 0.068% fail on Pipe
      • 0.055% fail on Hose
      • 0.055% fail on System (81% better than other 1999 cars)
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road (19% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Wipers
    • 5.2% fail on Washers (47% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.37% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.055% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.0% fail on Tyres
    • 4.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.38% fail on Size/type
    • 0.14% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.4% fail on Body condition
    • 1.8% fail on Vehicle structure (56% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Chassis (56% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Seats
      • 0.23% fail on Passengers
      • 0.14% fail on Drivers
    • 0.096% fail on Doors (86% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Passengers front (76% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Passengers other (89% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Drivers
    • 0.055% fail on Body security
    • 0.027% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.027% fail on Load security
      • 0.014% fail on Access panel
      • 0.014% fail on Bootlid
    • 0.027% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.014% fail on Speedometer
  • 4.5% fail on Steering
    • 4.2% fail on Steering system
      • 3.7% fail on Track rod end (62% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Steering rack (80% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.068% fail on Free play
        • 0.068% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.027% fail on Drag link end (81% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.16% fail on Power steering (70% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Operation
      • 0.014% fail on Pump
      • 0.014% fail on Other components
    • 0.096% fail on Steering control
      • 0.055% fail on Steering lock (4 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Steering column
    • 0.096% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.068% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 4.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (23% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.53% fail on Condition
      • 0.027% fail on Requirements
      • 0.027% fail on Attachment
    • 0.38% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (78% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (86% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Seat belt pre-tensioner (21 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 1.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.42% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.37% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.055% fail on Attachment (80% better than other 1999 cars)
  • 0.068% fail on Towbars (66% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.068% fail on Vehicle structure

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