Vauxhall Corsa MOT Results

Registered in 2001
44.5% pass rate
from 15,885 tests in 2020
(17% worse than other 2001 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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Corsa is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Suspension (35% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Linkage ball joints (91% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.86% fail on Ball joint (100% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage (77% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (88% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.025% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (71% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Pins and bushes (95% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.0063% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 8.7% fail on Springs (180% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 8.6% fail on Coil springs (190% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 8.5% fail on Coil spring (190% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.069% fail on Mounting
      • 0.12% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.0063% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.0063% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
    • 5.4% fail on Suspension arms (9.5% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Ball joint (13% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Ball joint dust cover (85% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins and bushes (42% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.038% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.6% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (33% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.91% fail on Sub-frames (36% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Sub-frame (180% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.019% fail on Pins and bushes (80% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Shock absorbers (72% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Other suspension component (55% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint (56% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.031% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.013% fail on Pins and bushes (87% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Macpherson strut (41% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.044% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (64% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0063% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0063% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.13% fail on Axles
      • 0.094% fail on Axle (190% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (73% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.088% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.057% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.019% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.013% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0063% fail on Suspension rod
  • 23% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (15% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 7.1% fail on Headlamps (50% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 6.9% fail on Headlamp (58% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Headlamp levelling device (33% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Dipswitch
    • 5.0% fail on Headlamp aim (11% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.52% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (53% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Stop lamp (17% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Direction indicators (52% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Flashing type (52% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Individual direction indicators (96% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Side repeaters (54% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on All direction indicators (66% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.019% fail on Switch
    • 3.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.0% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.063% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.0063% fail on Switch
    • 2.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (23% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (22% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (24% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.0063% fail on Switch
      • 0.013% fail on Front fog lamps (9 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on Front fog lamps (9 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Electrical equipment (43% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.94% fail on Battery(ies) (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Horn
      • 0.038% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.0063% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.55% fail on Rear reflectors (8 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.031% fail on Hazard warning (83% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Switch (83% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.013% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.013% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.0063% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.0063% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 17% fail on Brakes (13% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 12% fail on Brake performance (46% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 8.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (99% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 8.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (81% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.019% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 4.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (74% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 4.1% fail on Rbt (sp) (76% worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 2.7% fail on Service brake imbalance (63% worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance (79% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.019% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.019% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 3.0% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.0% fail on Rbt
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance (17% better than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.89% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.013% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.031% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.025% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.0063% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.013% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.0063% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.0063% fail on Service brake performance (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.2% fail on Parking brake performance (26% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Rbt (25% worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.33% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (86% worse than other 2001 cars)
          • 0.057% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.069% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.044% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.019% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.0063% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.038% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.031% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.0063% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.20% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (26% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.9% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.0063% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.7% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Cable (6 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Lever
        • 0.013% fail on Linkage
        • 0.013% fail on Clevis joint
        • 0.0063% fail on Rod
        • 0.0063% fail on Pivot
        • 0.0063% fail on Brake slack adjuster
      • 0.93% fail on Brake discs and drums (21% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.93% fail on Brake discs (19% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Rigid brake pipes (23% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.40% fail on Pedal
      • 0.28% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.50% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.50% fail on Lever
    • 0.28% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.12% fail on Valves (180% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.094% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.050% fail on Servos (180% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.20% fail on Load sensing valves (38% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (46% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
      • 0.013% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (90% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Flexible brake hoses (66% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.063% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.050% fail on Servos
      • 0.013% fail on Leaks
      • 0.0063% fail on Operation
      • 0.0063% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
    • 0.057% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (97% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Anti-lock braking system (96% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.0063% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.031% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (65% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Other components
      • 0.013% fail on Prescribed areas (80% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.0063% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
        • 0.0063% fail on Other braking system component
  • 17% fail on Body, chassis, structure (61% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 10.0% fail on Transmission (160% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 9.5% fail on Drive shafts (160% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 9.4% fail on Joints (160% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.050% fail on Flexible couplings (180% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.025% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.47% fail on Prop shafts (100% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.47% fail on Joints (150% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.0063% fail on Belts
    • 6.0% fail on Exhaust system (54% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Fuel system (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on System (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Pipe (62% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Hose (160% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Tank (91% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Integral vehicle structure (39% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (41% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.050% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 0.44% fail on Seats (38% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Passenger's seat (160% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.26% fail on Chassis (70% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Chassis condition (71% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.0063% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.25% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.23% fail on Body (39% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Other body component
      • 0.038% fail on Panel (77% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Body condition
    • 0.11% fail on Doors (75% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Other passenger's door (79% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.044% fail on Door condition (79% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Front passenger's door (70% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Door condition (74% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.0063% fail on Hinge
      • 0.031% fail on Driver's door (76% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.025% fail on Door condition (79% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.0063% fail on Catch
    • 0.069% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.063% fail on Boot lid condition
      • 0.0063% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.050% fail on Floor
    • 0.031% fail on Engine mounting (70% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Engine mounting condition (71% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.0063% fail on Bracket
    • 0.019% fail on Cabs
      • 0.019% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.019% fail on Undertray
    • 0.0063% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.0063% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.0063% fail on Towbar
      • 0.0063% fail on Other towbar components
  • 12% fail on Visibility (40% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 6.1% fail on Washers (66% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Wipers (25% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.57% fail on View to rear (49% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Mirrors (53% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.0063% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.39% fail on Driver's view (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.22% fail on Windscreen
      • 0.0063% fail on Window
    • 0.044% fail on Bonnet (69% better than other 2001 cars)
  • 9.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (12% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 8.0% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 7.6% fail on Spark ignition
        • 4.3% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (32% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Catalyst emissions (27% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Emissions not tested (26% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.044% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.025% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.019% fail on Oxygen sensor
          • 0.0063% fail on NOx sensor
      • 0.49% fail on Compression ignition (48% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.14% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.12% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (74% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.063% fail on Emissions not tested (57% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.013% fail on Catalytic converter
          • 0.013% fail on Other emission control equipment
          • 0.0063% fail on Oxygen sensor
        • 0.013% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.0063% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
    • 2.0% fail on Fluid leaks (160% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Engine oil leaks (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.019% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.013% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.031% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.019% fail on Undertray
      • 0.013% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 9.1% fail on Tyres (32% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Tread depth (27% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Condition (36% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Size/type (40% worse than other 2001 cars)
  • 6.6% fail on Steering (56% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Steering linkage components (60% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Track rod end (67% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.088% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.044% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.038% fail on Other components
        • 0.019% fail on Steering component
        • 0.019% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.031% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.68% fail on Steering play (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Steering gear (30% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Steering rack (38% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Operation (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Power steering
      • 0.35% fail on Operation (170% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Prescribed areas (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Steering coupling (10 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Universal joint (11 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.0063% fail on Flexible coupling
    • 0.14% fail on Steering wheel (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Steering column (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.082% fail on Electronic power steering (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.013% fail on Steering shaft (12 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.0063% fail on Motorcycle derived steering systems
      • 0.0063% fail on Head bearings
  • 3.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (17% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Seat belts (14% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Prescribed areas (20% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Condition (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Requirements
      • 0.019% fail on Pre-tensioners (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Attachment
    • 0.45% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (69% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.019% fail on Airbags
      • 0.019% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 1.3% fail on Identification of the vehicle (35% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plates (36% worse than other 2001 cars)
  • 0.25% fail on Road Wheels (37% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Condition
    • 0.11% fail on Attachment (63% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.0063% fail on Hubs
  • 0.013% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.0063% fail on Anchorages
    • 0.0063% fail on Belt(s)/padding
  • 0.0063% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.0063% fail on Speedometer

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