Vauxhall Frontera MOT Results

Registered in 1998
50.6% pass rate
from 312 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 1998 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Frontera is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 8.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.8% fail on Front lamps
      • 4.2% fail on Rear lamps (130% worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 4.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.2% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.6% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.64% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.6% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Battery
    • 0.96% fail on Horn
    • 0.64% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.64% fail on Lamp
    • 0.32% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 18% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Hydraulic systems (79% worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 11% fail on Components (82% worse than other 1998 cars)
        • 9.6% fail on Pipes (160% worse than other 1998 cars)
        • 0.96% fail on Hoses
        • 0.32% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.32% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.32% fail on Operation
      • 0.32% fail on Leaks
    • 11% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.5% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.5% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.2% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.6% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.64% fail on Brake operation (7 times worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Hub components
      • 0.96% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.64% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.32% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.32% fail on Condition
  • 18% fail on Suspension
    • 4.5% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.6% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.32% fail on Condition
    • 3.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 3.2% fail on Coil springs
      • 3.2% fail on Condition
    • 2.6% fail on Prescribed areas (61% better than other 1998 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Component mounting (70% better than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.32% fail on Spring mounting
    • 2.6% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.6% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.6% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 2.2% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.2% fail on Front (2 times worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.3% fail on Condition
  • 14% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 5.4% fail on Emissions
    • 3.8% fail on Fuel system (3 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Pipe (11 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Tank
      • 0.32% fail on Hose
      • 0.32% fail on Cap
      • 0.32% fail on System
    • 1.9% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 13% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.4% fail on Wipers
    • 5.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.64% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.32% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.7% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (85% worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Body condition (120% worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.2% fail on Chassis
    • 1.3% fail on Doors
      • 1.3% fail on Passengers other (2 times worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Seats (3 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Drivers (5 times worse than other 1998 cars)
  • 7.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 7.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 7.4% fail on Prescribed areas (95% worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.32% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 4.2% fail on Steering
    • 2.9% fail on Steering system
      • 2.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.32% fail on Steering box
      • 0.32% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.32% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.96% fail on Steering control (10 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Steering column (12 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.32% fail on Power steering
      • 0.32% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 4.2% fail on Tyres
    • 2.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.9% fail on Condition
  • 2.6% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.96% fail on Towbars (4 times worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 0.96% fail on Vehicle structure (4 times worse than other 1998 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Towbar

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