Vauxhall Corsa MOT Results

Registered in 2014
79.7% pass rate
from 68,299 tests in 2017
(43% 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.

  • 8.8% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (73% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Stop lamp (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim (12% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (150% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps (150% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp (180% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0059% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (90% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0029% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.0029% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (95% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0029% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.0029% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (79% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0015% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.0015% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.0029% fail on Switch
      • 0.0015% fail on Matched pair
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Rear lamps (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.0088% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.20% fail on Horn (190% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Direction indicators (45% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Flashing type (45% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Side repeaters (57% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.015% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.0059% fail on Switch
    • 0.12% fail on Rear fog lamp (36% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Fog lamp (36% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0029% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.0015% fail on Switch
    • 0.070% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (180% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.028% fail on Battery
    • 0.012% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.0073% fail on Rear reflectors (81% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0044% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.0044% fail on Switch
      • 0.0015% fail on Lamp
    • 0.0015% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 8.3% fail on Driver's view of the road (150% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Wipers (190% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Washers (140% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.067% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.0015% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.6% fail on Tyres
    • 2.0% fail on Tread depth (14% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Condition (38% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (52% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Size/type (84% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0059% fail on Valve stem
  • 3.4% fail on Brakes (58% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Hub components (46% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Brake pads (49% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.022% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.0059% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.0015% fail on Brake back plates
    • 0.67% fail on Brake performance (29% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Rear wheels (34% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Parking brake performance (36% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.13% fail on Brake imbalance (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.010% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.0044% fail on Brake operation
    • 0.41% fail on Service brake control components (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Pedal (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Anti-slip (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0073% fail on Condition
    • 0.29% fail on Parking brake (140% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Condition (150% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.100% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.091% fail on Components (42% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.076% fail on Hoses (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.012% fail on Pipes
        • 0.0059% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.0044% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (76% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0044% fail on Operation
      • 0.0029% fail on Leaks
    • 0.032% fail on ABS
    • 0.028% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.010% fail on Restricted movement (70% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0044% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.0029% fail on Cable
      • 0.0015% fail on Pivot
    • 0.0015% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.0015% fail on Leaks
  • 1.0% fail on Suspension (16% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Condition (200% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Location (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Macpherson strut (10 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Condition (10 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Shock absorbers (27% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Condition (27% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.078% fail on Rear (150% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Front (56% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.050% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.013% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.0073% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.0015% fail on Condition
      • 0.0015% fail on Attachment
    • 0.037% fail on Drive shafts (79% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Front drive shafts (78% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.037% fail on Constant velocity joints (78% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0015% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.031% fail on Suspension arms (78% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (80% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0029% fail on Attachment
    • 0.029% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.0059% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.0044% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.0015% fail on Condition
    • 0.0029% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.0029% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.0029% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.0015% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.0015% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.0015% fail on General condition
  • 0.29% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Body condition (83% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.097% fail on Doors (200% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Passengers front (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Drivers (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0029% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.067% fail on Seats (190% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Drivers (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Passengers (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0088% fail on Body security
    • 0.0029% fail on Load security
      • 0.0015% fail on Bootlid
      • 0.0015% fail on Tailgate
    • 0.0015% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.0015% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.0015% fail on Chassis
    • 0.0015% fail on Spare wheel
  • 0.26% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.20% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.18% fail on Condition
      • 0.018% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0044% fail on Requirements
    • 0.056% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (42% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (46% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0044% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.0029% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.23% fail on Registration plates and VIN (26% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Registration plate (25% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.20% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (26% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.100% fail on Emissions (67% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.056% fail on Exhaust system (57% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.040% fail on Fuel system (43% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Pipe (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Cap (77% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0059% fail on System
      • 0.0029% fail on Tank
      • 0.0029% fail on Hose
    • 0.026% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.18% fail on Steering (49% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Steering system (67% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Track rod end (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.0088% fail on Free play (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0088% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0059% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0059% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.010% fail on Steering control
      • 0.0059% fail on Steering column
      • 0.0044% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.0073% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.0015% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.10% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.072% fail on Attachment
    • 0.028% fail on Condition
    • 0.0015% fail on Halfshafts
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