Vauxhall Frontera MOT Results

Registered in 1999
57.9% pass rate
from 209 tests in 2020
(2.1% worse than other 1999 cars)
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 1999 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Frontera is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Suspension (24% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 9.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (150% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 5.3% fail on Linkage ball joints (3 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Pins and bushes (7 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.48% fail on Linkage
      • 0.48% fail on Ball joint
    • 6.2% fail on Suspension arms (37% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Ball joint (86% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Pins and bushes (46% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.9% fail on Wheel bearings (100% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (40% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.96% fail on Other suspension component (98% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.48% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.48% fail on Springs
      • 0.48% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.48% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.48% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.48% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.48% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.48% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.48% fail on Sub-frame
  • 17% fail on Body, chassis, structure (70% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 9.1% fail on Transmission (200% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 8.6% fail on Drive shafts (200% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 8.1% fail on Joints (190% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.96% fail on Prop shafts (3 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.96% fail on Joints (4 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Exhaust system (12% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure (110% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (120% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Fuel system (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (5 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Tank
    • 0.96% fail on Chassis (20% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Chassis condition (19% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Body
      • 0.48% fail on Panel
    • 0.48% fail on Cabs
      • 0.48% fail on Steps
  • 17% fail on Brakes (26% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 10% fail on Brake performance (32% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (130% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 5.7% fail on Rbt (sp) (130% worse than other 1999 cars)
          • 5.3% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 1999 cars)
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake imbalance (12% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Service brake performance (64% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 4.8% fail on Rbt (69% worse than other 1999 cars)
          • 4.8% fail on Service brake performance (110% worse than other 1999 cars)
          • 0.48% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.4% fail on Brake performance not tested (5 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (59% better than other 1999 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (57% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.48% fail on Rbt
          • 0.48% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 7.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes (150% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Mechanical brake components (79% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (52% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Brake pads (54% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Brake discs and drums (120% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Brake discs (130% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.48% fail on Cable
    • 1.4% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (1.8% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Anti-lock braking system (4.0% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.48% fail on Pedal
  • 13% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (10% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Stop lamp (32% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamp aim (45% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp aim (41% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamps (63% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp (61% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.96% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (28% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Rear fog lamp (27% better than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.96% fail on Rear fog lamp (24% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.96% fail on Electrical equipment (1.7% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Battery(ies) (140% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.48% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.48% fail on Individual direction indicators
  • 11% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (160% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Seat belts (86% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Prescribed areas (110% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Condition (67% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Airbags
      • 0.48% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 9.6% fail on Visibility (26% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Washers (94% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Wipers (7.1% worse than other 1999 cars)
  • 8.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (2.7% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 7.2% fail on Exhaust emissions (4.5% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Spark ignition (39% better than other 1999 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Catalyst emissions (56% better than other 1999 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 2.9% fail on Compression ignition (3 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (44 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.48% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.96% fail on Fluid leaks (70% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Engine oil leaks (130% worse than other 1999 cars)
  • 2.9% fail on Steering (25% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Steering linkage components (4.6% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Track rod end (5.5% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.48% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.48% fail on Steering play
      • 0.48% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.96% fail on Identification of the vehicle (0.082% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.96% fail on Registration plates (0.41% worse than other 1999 cars)
  • 0.96% fail on Road Wheels (200% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.96% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
  • 0.96% fail on Tyres (81% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.96% fail on Tread depth (67% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Condition

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