Vauxhall Frontera MOT Results

Registered in 2001
50.2% pass rate
from 225 tests in 2020
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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Frontera is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Body, chassis, structure (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 11% fail on Transmission (170% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 9.8% fail on Drive shafts (170% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 9.8% fail on Joints (170% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.44% fail on Prop shaft
        • 0.44% fail on Joints
    • 7.6% fail on Exhaust system (96% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 5.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (4 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.89% fail on Pipe (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Tank
      • 0.44% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.89% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.89% fail on Body
      • 0.44% fail on Panel
      • 0.44% fail on Other body component
    • 0.89% fail on Doors
      • 0.44% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.44% fail on Door condition
      • 0.44% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.44% fail on Door condition
    • 0.44% fail on Chassis
      • 0.44% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.44% fail on Towbar
      • 0.44% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.44% fail on Cabs
      • 0.44% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 19% fail on Brakes
    • 8.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 4.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
          • 2.7% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.7% fail on Rbt
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.89% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.44% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.89% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.89% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.89% fail on Rbt
          • 0.89% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 6.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 5.8% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Anti-lock braking system (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Hydraulic systems (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Reservoirs (21 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Brake fluid
    • 1.3% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.89% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.89% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.44% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.44% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.89% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.89% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (6 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.89% fail on Load sensing valves
  • 17% fail on Suspension
    • 8.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.1% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 2.2% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.44% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.44% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 5.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.89% fail on Suspension arm
    • 4.9% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.7% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.8% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.89% fail on Springs
      • 0.89% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.89% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.89% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.89% fail on Ball joint
  • 17% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (130% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.7% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.3% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.44% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.44% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.44% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.44% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.44% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.44% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.44% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.44% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.44% fail on Switch
    • 0.44% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.44% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.44% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 13% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 9.3% fail on Seat belts (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 9.3% fail on Prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
  • 12% fail on Visibility
    • 5.8% fail on Wipers
    • 5.8% fail on Washers
    • 0.44% fail on View to rear
      • 0.44% fail on Mirrors
  • 9.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 8.0% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 6.2% fail on Spark ignition
        • 3.1% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 2.2% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 2.2% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.8% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.89% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.44% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.44% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.8% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.89% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks (19 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.44% fail on Other leaks
  • 5.8% fail on Tyres
    • 5.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.89% fail on Condition
  • 4.9% fail on Steering
    • 4.4% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 4.4% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.44% fail on Power steering
      • 0.44% fail on Other components
  • 1.3% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.3% fail on Attachment
  • 0.89% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.89% fail on Registration plates

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