Vauxhall Frontera MOT Results

Registered in 1997
58.2% pass rate
from 239 tests in 2017
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 1997 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Frontera is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.8% fail on Front lamps
      • 2.1% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.5% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 0.42% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.42% fail on Individual lamps
    • 1.3% fail on Battery
    • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.84% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.42% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.42% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 7.5% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 7.1% fail on Components
        • 5.0% fail on Pipes
        • 2.5% fail on Hoses
        • 0.42% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.84% fail on Leaks
      • 0.42% fail on Operation
    • 7.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.3% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.1% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.84% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.42% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.42% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.3% fail on Hub components
      • 2.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.84% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.42% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.42% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.42% fail on Condition
    • 0.42% fail on Restricted movement
  • 14% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 5.0% fail on Emissions
    • 4.6% fail on Fuel system (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Pipe (10 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Tank (5 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Cap
      • 0.42% fail on Hose
    • 4.2% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
  • 11% fail on Suspension (44% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.5% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.42% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 2.5% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.42% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.42% fail on Attachment
      • 0.42% fail on Linkage condition
    • 2.1% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.1% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.1% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.7% fail on Front
    • 1.7% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.84% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.84% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.42% fail on General condition
    • 0.42% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.42% fail on Condition
  • 8.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 8.4% fail on Seat belts (80% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 7.9% fail on Prescribed areas (97% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Attachment
  • 7.9% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.6% fail on Wipers
    • 2.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.84% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.84% fail on Mirrors
  • 5.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.8% fail on Body condition
    • 1.3% fail on Doors
      • 1.3% fail on Passengers other (4 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 0.84% fail on Seats
      • 0.84% fail on Drivers
    • 0.42% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.42% fail on Chassis
    • 0.42% fail on Body security
  • 2.5% fail on Tyres (63% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 1.3% fail on Tread depth
  • 2.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate
  • 1.7% fail on Steering
    • 0.84% fail on Steering system
      • 0.42% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.42% fail on Other components
        • 0.42% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.42% fail on Steering control
      • 0.42% fail on Steering column
    • 0.42% fail on Power steering
      • 0.42% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 0.84% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.84% fail on Attachment

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