Vauxhall Corsa MOT Results

Registered in 2000
46.1% pass rate
from 10,905 tests in 2017
(9.5% worse than other 2000 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 2000 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Corsa is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Suspension (30% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 9.5% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 9.1% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Location (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 9.1% fail on Prescribed areas (80% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Component mounting (62% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Spring mounting (7 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 7.7% fail on Drive shafts (78% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 7.6% fail on Front drive shafts (80% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 7.6% fail on Constant velocity joints (80% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.046% fail on Couplings
      • 0.13% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.13% fail on Drive shafts
    • 4.7% fail on Wheel bearings (150% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Rear (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Front (64% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Suspension arms (59% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (61% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
      • 0.055% fail on Attachment
    • 1.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (69% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (63% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (81% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Attachment (66% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Linkage condition (95% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.0092% fail on Presence
    • 0.75% fail on Front suspension joints (51% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Shock absorbers (55% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Condition (55% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.50% fail on Condition (60% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.0092% fail on Attachment
    • 0.22% fail on Axles (160% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Axle beam (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.0092% fail on Stub axle
    • 0.19% fail on Macpherson strut (60% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Condition (60% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Trailing arms (63% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (95% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.0092% fail on Attachment
    • 0.092% fail on Tie bars/rods (63% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (67% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Attachment
    • 0.028% fail on General condition
    • 0.018% fail on Radius arms (84% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Condition
    • 0.0092% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.0092% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.0092% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.0092% fail on Condition
    • 0.0092% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 26% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (6.8% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 8.4% fail on Position lamps (29% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Front lamps (17% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Rear lamps (66% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on All position lamps
    • 6.6% fail on Registration plate lamp (13% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Headlamps (33% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Headlamp (37% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.018% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.0092% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0092% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.0092% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.0092% fail on Dipswitch
    • 5.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.4% fail on Headlamp aim (22% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (20% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.23% fail on Switch (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.9% fail on Direction indicators (32% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Flashing type (32% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Individual lamps (30% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on Side repeaters (46% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.073% fail on Tell tales (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.018% fail on Switch
    • 1.4% fail on Battery (27% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Horn
    • 0.17% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.11% fail on Switch
      • 0.046% fail on Lamp
      • 0.0092% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.15% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.055% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.028% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.0092% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 15% fail on Brakes (16% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 7.2% fail on Brake performance (21% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 3.2% fail on Rear wheels (23% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Front wheels (57% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Service brake performance (47% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.13% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.028% fail on Brake operation
    • 5.1% fail on Hydraulic systems (21% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Components (19% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Pipes (53% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Valves (150% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Hoses
        • 0.046% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.018% fail on Reservoirs (82% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Leaks (60% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Operation
      • 0.028% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (81% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Mechanical components (9 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Cable (10 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Linkage (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Lever
    • 2.1% fail on Hub components (31% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.36% fail on Brake discs (58% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Brake back plates
      • 0.018% fail on Brake calipers (88% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.0092% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.0092% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.31% fail on Prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Actuating linkage mounting (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.10% fail on Service brake control components (53% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Pedal (53% better than other 2000 cars)
        • 0.083% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.018% fail on Condition (82% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.046% fail on ABS (97% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.018% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.018% fail on Components
        • 0.018% fail on Servos
    • 0.0092% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.0092% fail on Additional braking devices
  • 12% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (10% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Exhaust system (28% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Emissions
    • 1.4% fail on Emissions not tested (25% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.61% fail on Cap (120% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Tank
      • 0.11% fail on Pipe
      • 0.11% fail on System (59% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Hose
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road (17% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 6.1% fail on Wipers
    • 5.3% fail on Washers (44% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.49% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.046% fail on Bonnet (72% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.0092% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 9.2% fail on Tyres (8.4% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.45% fail on Size/type
    • 0.092% fail on Valve stem
  • 5.8% fail on Steering (24% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Steering system (36% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Track rod end (110% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.15% fail on Steering rack (86% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Free play
        • 0.064% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.046% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.037% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.0092% fail on Other components
        • 0.0092% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.14% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Steering control
      • 0.073% fail on Steering lock (8 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.0092% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.0092% fail on Steering column
    • 0.092% fail on Power steering (84% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Operation (69% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Other components (89% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.0092% fail on Electronic power steering
    • 0.037% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.018% fail on Locking devices
  • 4.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (30% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Body condition (35% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Vehicle structure (81% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Chassis (81% worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Seats (82% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Passengers (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Drivers
    • 0.24% fail on Doors (61% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.037% fail on Passengers other (88% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Drivers (84% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.046% fail on Body security
    • 0.037% fail on Load security
      • 0.018% fail on Tailgate
      • 0.0092% fail on Bootlid
      • 0.0092% fail on Loading door
    • 0.037% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.028% fail on Speedometer
  • 4.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.3% fail on Seat belts (28% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Prescribed areas (43% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Condition (37% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Requirements
      • 0.046% fail on Attachment
    • 0.28% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (83% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (90% better than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Seat belt pre-tensioner (29 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Drivers airbag (75% better than other 2000 cars)
  • 1.3% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.22% fail on Road Wheels (46% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Condition
    • 0.083% fail on Attachment (73% better than other 2000 cars)
  • 0.018% fail on Towbars (88% better than other 2000 cars)
    • 0.0092% fail on Towbar
    • 0.0092% fail on Vehicle structure
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