Vauxhall Corsa MOT Results

Registered in 2010
62.2% pass rate
from 62,358 tests in 2017
(30% worse than other 2010 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 2010 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Corsa is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (50% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Stop lamp (160% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamp aim (40% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Registration plate lamp (26% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Headlamps (93% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Headlamp (100% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Switch (160% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.0064% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (89% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.0048% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
        • 0.0016% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.0016% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.0064% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (79% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.0048% fail on Headlamp levelling device (74% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.0016% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.0016% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.0048% fail on Matched pair
    • 3.5% fail on Direction indicators (130% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Flashing type (130% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 2.7% fail on Individual lamps (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.61% fail on All direction indicators (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Side repeaters (64% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.016% fail on Switch
      • 0.0016% fail on Semaphore
        • 0.0016% fail on Tell tales
    • 3.3% fail on Position lamps (10% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Front lamps (30% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Rear lamps (180% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.0016% fail on Switch
    • 0.32% fail on Horn (78% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Rear fog lamp (29% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Fog lamp (27% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.0064% fail on Switch
    • 0.25% fail on Battery (120% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (120% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.019% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.013% fail on Rear reflectors (74% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.0064% fail on Hazard warning (82% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.0032% fail on Lamp
      • 0.0032% fail on Switch (86% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.0032% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 15% fail on Suspension (89% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 9.9% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 9.8% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Location (130% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Shock absorbers (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.87% fail on Macpherson strut (6 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Condition (6 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.82% fail on Anti-roll bars (48% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (46% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (51% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Linkage condition (76% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.0032% fail on Condition
      • 0.0032% fail on Attachment
    • 0.39% fail on Suspension arms (69% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (69% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.0096% fail on Attachment (66% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.0016% fail on Condition
    • 0.30% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.21% fail on Rear (43% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Front (45% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Drive shafts (60% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Front drive shafts (59% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Constant velocity joints (59% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.0016% fail on Couplings
      • 0.0032% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.0032% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.088% fail on Front suspension joints (75% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.037% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.034% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.0032% fail on Condition
    • 0.021% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.011% fail on Condition
      • 0.0080% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0016% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.014% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.014% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.0096% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.0096% fail on Condition
    • 0.0048% fail on Axles
      • 0.0032% fail on Axle beam
      • 0.0016% fail on Swivel joints/housing
    • 0.0048% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.0032% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.0016% fail on Component mounting
    • 0.0032% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.0016% fail on General condition
    • 0.0016% fail on Gas suspension
      • 0.0016% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.0016% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.0016% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0016% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.0016% fail on Condition
  • 7.3% fail on Driver's view of the road (54% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Wipers (42% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Washers (93% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.12% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.013% fail on Bonnet (86% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.0032% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 6.1% fail on Tyres (9.4% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.6% fail on Condition (22% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Size/type (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.021% fail on Valve stem (76% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.013% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (90% better than other 2010 cars)
  • 5.6% fail on Brakes
    • 2.6% fail on Hub components (6.8% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Brake pads (16% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Brake discs (43% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Brake calipers (54% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.0096% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.0016% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.0016% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 2.5% fail on Brake performance (16% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Front wheels (150% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Brake imbalance (150% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Rear wheels (53% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Parking brake performance (63% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance (69% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.013% fail on Brake operation
    • 0.38% fail on Service brake control components (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Pedal (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Anti-slip (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on Condition
    • 0.35% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.35% fail on Condition
    • 0.20% fail on Hydraulic systems (64% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Components (65% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Hoses
        • 0.032% fail on Pipes (89% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.0064% fail on Reservoirs (73% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.0032% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.0016% fail on Servos
      • 0.022% fail on Operation
      • 0.021% fail on Leaks (57% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.0096% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (82% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.093% fail on ABS (53% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.032% fail on Restricted movement (70% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.0080% fail on Cable (68% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.0064% fail on Lever
    • 0.0064% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.0048% fail on Components
        • 0.0032% fail on Servos
        • 0.0016% fail on Hoses
      • 0.0016% fail on Operation
    • 0.0032% fail on Locking devices
  • 1.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (23% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Exhaust system (37% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Emissions (93% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Emissions not tested (56% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.040% fail on Fuel system (80% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Cap (84% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Pipe
      • 0.0048% fail on Tank
      • 0.0032% fail on System (95% better than other 2010 cars)
  • 0.62% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (86% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Seats (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Passengers (5 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on Drivers (110% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Doors (65% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Passengers front (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on Drivers
      • 0.018% fail on Passengers other (62% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Body condition (39% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Body security
    • 0.0096% fail on Load security
      • 0.0064% fail on Bootlid
      • 0.0032% fail on Tailgate
    • 0.0080% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.0048% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.0048% fail on Chassis
    • 0.0016% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.0016% fail on Spare wheel
  • 0.50% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.50% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.40% fail on Steering (61% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Steering system (63% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Track rod end (63% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Steering rack (62% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Free play
        • 0.019% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.011% fail on Ball joint (83% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.0080% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.0048% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.0032% fail on Other components
        • 0.0032% fail on Steering component
    • 0.026% fail on Steering control
      • 0.019% fail on Steering column (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.0032% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.0032% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.0032% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.022% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.018% fail on Power steering (70% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Electronic power steering
      • 0.0016% fail on Operation
      • 0.0016% fail on Other components
    • 0.0080% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.39% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (28% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
      • 0.018% fail on Requirements
      • 0.014% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0080% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.0016% fail on Installation check
        • 0.0016% fail on Belt(s)/padding
    • 0.15% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (43% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (44% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.0080% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.0048% fail on Passengers airbag
      • 0.0016% fail on Seat belt pre-tensioner
  • 0.13% fail on Road Wheels (58% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Attachment (45% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.018% fail on Condition (84% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.0016% fail on Halfshafts
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