Vauxhall Corsa MOT Results

Registered in 2014
71.0% pass rate
from 81,007 tests in 2020
(53% worse than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Corsa is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Stop lamp (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamps (170% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp (180% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.0049% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.0037% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.0025% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (96% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim (30% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim (20% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Position lamps (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Position lamp (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.35% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.35% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.19% fail on Individual direction indicators (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Side repeaters (57% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on All direction indicators (150% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.012% fail on Switch (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Electrical equipment (66% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Horn (68% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Battery(ies) (140% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.0012% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.16% fail on Reversing lamps (91% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Reversing lamps (87% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0074% fail on Reversing lamp switch (200% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (28% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Rear fog lamp (29% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Rear fog lamp (28% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0012% fail on Switch
      • 0.0025% fail on Front fog lamps
        • 0.0025% fail on Front fog lamps
    • 0.014% fail on Daytime running lamps (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Rear reflectors (64% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0025% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.0025% fail on Outline marker lamp
    • 0.0012% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.0012% fail on Switch
  • 11% fail on Visibility (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Wipers (180% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Washers (150% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Driver's view (33% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.068% fail on View to rear
      • 0.067% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.0012% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.062% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.062% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.0099% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.7% fail on Brakes (33% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (16% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (14% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Brake pads (14% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.015% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.66% fail on Brake discs and drums (29% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.66% fail on Brake discs (29% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0025% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.019% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.012% fail on Lever
        • 0.0062% fail on Cable
        • 0.0012% fail on Linkage
    • 1.2% fail on Brake performance (26% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.50% fail on Rbt
          • 0.31% fail on Service brake performance (30% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.21% fail on Service brake imbalance (79% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.0025% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.023% fail on Plate brake tester (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.017% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.0062% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.45% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (66% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.45% fail on Rbt (sp) (75% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0012% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 0.28% fail on Parking brake performance (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Rbt (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.23% fail on Parking brake performance (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.030% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.0049% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.012% fail on Plate brake tester (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.0062% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.0062% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (48% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Rbt (sp) (50% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake imbalance (97% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.027% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.0074% fail on Plate brake tester (sp) (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.0074% fail on Service brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.57% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Pedal (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Hand lever (150% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Parking brake control (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Lever (150% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (67% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.096% fail on Electronic stability control (66% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.065% fail on Flexible brake hoses (53% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.064% fail on Hydraulic systems (100% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Brake fluid (200% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0012% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.016% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.0099% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (57% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0062% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.0062% fail on Rigid brake pipes (87% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0037% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.0037% fail on Other components
    • 0.0025% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.0012% fail on Leaks
      • 0.0012% fail on Servos
  • 4.1% fail on Tyres (7.4% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Tread depth (12% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Condition (37% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Size/type (87% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.047% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 3.7% fail on Suspension (64% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Springs (190% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Coil springs (190% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Coil spring (190% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Mounting (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Shock absorbers (68% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Macpherson strut (11 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Pins and bushes (12 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (11 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Macpherson strut (9 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0025% fail on Ball joint (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Anti-roll bars (23% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.052% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.036% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.012% fail on Linkage
      • 0.011% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0012% fail on Anti-roll bar
    • 0.16% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.13% fail on Suspension arms (81% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.070% fail on Ball joint (79% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.020% fail on Pins and bushes (94% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0049% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.025% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.012% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0062% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0049% fail on Ball joint (75% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0012% fail on Other suspension component
    • 0.0062% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.0025% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.0025% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0012% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.0025% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.0012% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0012% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.0025% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.0012% fail on Operation
      • 0.0012% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.0025% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.0012% fail on Axles
      • 0.0012% fail on Axle
  • 1.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (67% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Exhaust emissions (70% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Spark ignition (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on Catalyst emissions (58% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.068% fail on Emissions not tested (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on Emission control equipment (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.017% fail on Catalytic converter (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Compression ignition (57% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (39% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.060% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (75% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.019% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.011% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.0062% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.0025% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0025% fail on Catalytic converter
        • 0.0025% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
    • 0.053% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.040% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.0074% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.0037% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.0025% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.0025% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.0012% fail on Sound deadening material
      • 0.0012% fail on Undertray
  • 0.75% fail on Steering (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Steering linkage components (170% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Track rod end (190% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0062% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0037% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.0025% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.0012% fail on Other components
        • 0.0012% fail on Steering component
      • 0.0012% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.037% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.035% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.0025% fail on Operation
    • 0.0074% fail on Steering play
      • 0.0074% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.0049% fail on Steering column
    • 0.0037% fail on Power steering
      • 0.0037% fail on Operation
    • 0.0037% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.0037% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.0037% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 0.70% fail on Body, chassis, structure (24% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Doors (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Front passenger's door (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Door condition (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0037% fail on Catch
      • 0.057% fail on Driver's door (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on Door condition (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0012% fail on Hinge
      • 0.0025% fail on Other passenger's door (89% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0025% fail on Door condition (89% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Bumpers (190% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Exhaust system (60% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.088% fail on Seats (190% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Driver's seat (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Passenger's seat (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.065% fail on Transmission (83% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Drive shafts (84% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.060% fail on Joints (84% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Prop shafts (79% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0037% fail on Joints
      • 0.0012% fail on Belts
    • 0.047% fail on Body
      • 0.036% fail on Other body component
      • 0.0086% fail on Panel
      • 0.0012% fail on Body condition
      • 0.0012% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.044% fail on Fuel system (34% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (56% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Pipe
      • 0.0074% fail on System
      • 0.0012% fail on Tank
      • 0.0012% fail on Hose
    • 0.0074% fail on Chassis (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0062% fail on Chassis condition (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0025% fail on Strengthening plate (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0062% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.0037% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.0025% fail on Bracket
    • 0.0062% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.0037% fail on Boot lid condition
      • 0.0025% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.0012% fail on Undertray
  • 0.27% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.19% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.18% fail on Condition
      • 0.0037% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0037% fail on Pre-tensioners
      • 0.0012% fail on Requirements
    • 0.081% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (43% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0062% fail on Airbags
      • 0.0049% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.0012% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.20% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.20% fail on Registration plates
    • 0.0012% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.16% fail on Road Wheels (24% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment
    • 0.023% fail on Condition (55% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.0074% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.0049% fail on Belt(s)/padding
    • 0.0025% fail on Anchorages
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