Vauxhall Frontera MOT Results

Registered in 2002
53.0% pass rate
from 366 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 2002 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Frontera is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Brakes (33% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 11% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (160% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 5.5% fail on Rbt (sp) (170% worse than other 2002 cars)
          • 5.5% fail on Service brake performance (5 times worse than other 2002 cars)
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 4.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.6% fail on Rbt
          • 4.6% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.82% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.27% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.27% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.55% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.27% fail on Gradient tester (sp)
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt
          • 0.82% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (3 times worse than other 2002 cars)
          • 0.55% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.27% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 7.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes (91% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.6% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.82% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.27% fail on Brake drums
    • 2.2% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Pedal (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Hand lever
    • 1.9% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.9% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.55% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.27% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.27% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.27% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.27% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.27% fail on Load sensing valves
  • 19% fail on Body, chassis, structure (84% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 11% fail on Transmission (170% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 10% fail on Drive shafts (180% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 10% fail on Joints (170% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.27% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.27% fail on Joints
    • 6.8% fail on Exhaust system (80% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.9% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.6% fail on Chassis
      • 1.6% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.6% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.55% fail on Tank
      • 0.55% fail on Pipe
      • 0.27% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.27% fail on System
    • 0.55% fail on Body
      • 0.55% fail on Other body component
    • 0.27% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.27% fail on Towbar
      • 0.27% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.27% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.27% fail on Bracket
    • 0.27% fail on Cabs
      • 0.27% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.27% fail on Undertray
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 5.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp (60% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.5% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.2% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.27% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.9% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.1% fail on Horn
      • 0.82% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.82% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.82% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.82% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.55% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.55% fail on Switch
  • 17% fail on Suspension
    • 10% fail on Anti-roll bars (91% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Linkage ball joints (180% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 1.4% fail on Linkage
      • 0.82% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.27% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.27% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.27% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.27% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 4.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.2% fail on Ball joint
      • 2.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.82% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.27% fail on Suspension arm
    • 3.0% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.2% fail on Springs
      • 1.4% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.1% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.27% fail on Mounting
      • 0.82% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (10 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.82% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.27% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.27% fail on Suspension rod
    • 0.27% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint
  • 7.7% fail on Visibility
    • 4.4% fail on Wipers
    • 3.8% fail on Washers
    • 0.27% fail on View to rear
      • 0.27% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.0% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.8% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.9% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.9% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.55% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 2.2% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.82% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.82% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.55% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.27% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
    • 0.27% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.27% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 5.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 4.6% fail on Seat belts (110% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Prescribed areas (140% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Condition
      • 0.27% fail on Requirements
    • 0.82% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 4.9% fail on Steering
    • 3.0% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.82% fail on Steering wheel (24 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Steering column (21 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Power steering
      • 0.27% fail on Operation
      • 0.27% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.27% fail on Steering play
      • 0.27% fail on Steering rack
  • 4.6% fail on Tyres
    • 2.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.2% fail on Condition
  • 1.1% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.1% fail on Attachment
  • 0.82% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.82% fail on Registration plates

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