Vauxhall Corsa MOT Results

Registered in 2007
51.9% pass rate
from 70,422 tests in 2017
(22% worse than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Corsa is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Suspension (83% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 12% fail on Coil springs (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 12% fail on Condition (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Location (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 10% fail on Anti-roll bars (180% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 8.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Linkage condition (46% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Condition
      • 0.017% fail on Attachment (62% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0014% fail on Presence
    • 4.5% fail on Shock absorbers (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Drive shafts (39% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Front drive shafts (39% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Constant velocity joints (39% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.023% fail on Couplings
        • 0.0057% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.045% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.045% fail on Drive shafts
    • 2.2% fail on Macpherson strut (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Condition (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Suspension arms (27% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (29% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Condition (88% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Attachment
    • 1.5% fail on Sub-frames (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Condition (13 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0028% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (96% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Wheel bearings (47% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Rear (37% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Front (60% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Prescribed areas (41% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.14% fail on Subframe mounting (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0014% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.31% fail on Front suspension joints (60% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Tie bars/rods (67% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (71% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0071% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0057% fail on Condition
    • 0.027% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.021% fail on Condition
      • 0.0057% fail on Attachment
    • 0.021% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.021% fail on Suspension unit (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.0071% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.0071% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0071% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.0043% fail on Trailing arms (98% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0028% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0014% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0043% fail on Radius arms (90% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0028% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (93% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0014% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0028% fail on General condition
    • 0.0028% fail on Gas suspension
      • 0.0028% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.0028% fail on Axles (89% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0028% fail on Axle beam
    • 0.0014% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.0014% fail on Condition
    • 0.0014% fail on Panhard rods
      • 0.0014% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (25% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 8.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (51% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Stop lamp (69% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Position lamps (5.6% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Front lamps (8.6% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Rear lamps (56% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.040% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.0014% fail on Switch
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamp aim (14% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Headlamps (37% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp (42% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (61% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.011% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.0057% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
        • 0.0028% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (80% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0085% fail on Switch
      • 0.0043% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.0043% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.0014% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0014% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 2.9% fail on Direction indicators (19% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Flashing type (19% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Individual lamps (38% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on All direction indicators (55% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Side repeaters (72% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.027% fail on Switch
    • 0.67% fail on Rear fog lamp (21% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Fog lamp (24% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0057% fail on Tell tale (83% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0028% fail on Switch (82% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Battery (49% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Horn
    • 0.19% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (50% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.027% fail on Rear reflectors (44% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.023% fail on Electrical wiring (49% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.018% fail on Hazard warning (59% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Switch
      • 0.0071% fail on Lamp
      • 0.0014% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.0028% fail on Trailer electrical socket (84% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 8.9% fail on Driver's view of the road (43% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Washers (87% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Wipers (15% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.38% fail on Mirrors (75% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.047% fail on Bonnet (67% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 7.7% fail on Tyres (5.0% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.9% fail on Condition (21% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Size/type (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.045% fail on Valve stem (51% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.027% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (73% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 7.6% fail on Brakes (19% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Brake performance (7.5% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Front wheels (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.86% fail on Brake imbalance (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Rear wheels (65% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Parking brake performance (69% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Service brake performance (84% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Brake performance not tested (42% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Brake operation
    • 2.7% fail on Hub components (18% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Brake pads (20% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.037% fail on Brake calipers (73% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.0043% fail on Brake back plates (74% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Wheel cylinder
      • 0.0014% fail on Brake drums
    • 0.65% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.64% fail on Condition (15% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0028% fail on Electronic parking brake (96% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Hydraulic systems (75% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Components (78% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Hoses (42% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Pipes (92% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.043% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.013% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.0085% fail on Servos
      • 0.053% fail on Leaks (66% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.047% fail on Operation
      • 0.030% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (61% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on ABS (60% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Service brake control components (63% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Pedal (64% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Anti-slip (98% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on Condition
    • 0.077% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.055% fail on Cable
      • 0.021% fail on Lever
    • 0.050% fail on Restricted movement (74% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.013% fail on Components
        • 0.0099% fail on Servos
        • 0.0028% fail on Hoses
      • 0.0057% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
      • 0.0028% fail on Operation
      • 0.0028% fail on Leaks
    • 0.0071% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.0057% fail on Electronic stability system (97% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.0014% fail on Additional braking devices
    • 0.0014% fail on Full power hydraulic systems
      • 0.0014% fail on Operation
    • 0.0014% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.0014% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 3.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 2.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.9% fail on Emissions (30% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Emissions not tested (24% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Fuel system (49% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Pipe (76% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on System (58% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Cap (65% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0085% fail on Tank (69% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Hose
  • 1.7% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Doors (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Drivers (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Passengers front (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Passengers other (81% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Body condition (49% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Seats (62% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Passengers (96% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Drivers
    • 0.092% fail on Vehicle structure (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Chassis (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.040% fail on Body security
    • 0.033% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.0071% fail on Load security (66% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Tailgate
      • 0.0028% fail on Bootlid
    • 0.0043% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.0028% fail on Spare wheel
  • 1.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.63% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.56% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (12% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.017% fail on Passengers airbag (170% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0014% fail on Seat belt pre-tensioner
    • 0.50% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.41% fail on Condition (21% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Prescribed areas (62% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Attachment
      • 0.016% fail on Requirements (53% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0014% fail on Installation check
        • 0.0014% fail on Belt(s)/padding
  • 0.97% fail on Steering (58% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.84% fail on Steering system (59% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Track rod end (54% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Steering rack (65% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Ball joint (78% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Free play (74% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.021% fail on Steering rack (74% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Steering arm (82% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Drag link end (71% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0028% fail on Other components (82% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.0028% fail on Steering pivot point (79% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0014% fail on Intermediate drop arm
    • 0.036% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.036% fail on Prescribed areas (10 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.034% fail on Steering control
      • 0.021% fail on Steering column (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0071% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.0071% fail on Universal joint
      • 0.0043% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.0014% fail on Steering shaft
    • 0.027% fail on Power steering (87% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Electronic power steering (58% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Operation (86% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Drive system
      • 0.0028% fail on Pipes and hoses (94% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.0014% fail on Rams
    • 0.0028% fail on Locking devices (85% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 0.54% fail on Registration plates and VIN (13% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Registration plate (13% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 0.28% fail on Road Wheels (33% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Attachment (26% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.064% fail on Condition (51% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.0014% fail on Halfshafts
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