Vauxhall Frontera MOT Results

Registered in 2004
48.4% pass rate
from 386 tests in 2017
Pass rate by mileage
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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Frontera is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Suspension (39% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 14% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 13% fail on Front drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 13% fail on Constant velocity joints (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Couplings
      • 0.52% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.52% fail on Drive shafts (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars (90% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 8.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (85% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Attachment (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Linkage condition
    • 3.9% fail on Front suspension joints (170% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 3.1% fail on Front (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.26% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Coil springs (57% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Condition (62% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Location
    • 1.8% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.3% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.78% fail on Spring mounting (8 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.26% fail on Condition
      • 0.26% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.26% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.26% fail on Attachment
  • 25% fail on Brakes (64% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 14% fail on Hydraulic systems (170% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 12% fail on Components (150% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 11% fail on Pipes (200% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Valves (10 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Reservoirs
      • 1.3% fail on Leaks (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (8 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Operation (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 13% fail on Brake performance (67% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Service brake performance (12 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.6% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.78% fail on Brake performance not tested (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.26% fail on Brake operation
    • 4.1% fail on Hub components
      • 2.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.52% fail on Brake calipers
    • 3.4% fail on ABS (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.52% fail on Pedal
        • 0.52% fail on Condition (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.26% fail on Condition
  • 22% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.0% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.26% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.3% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.52% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.0% fail on Battery
    • 1.0% fail on Hazard warning (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Lamp (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Switch
    • 0.52% fail on Electrical wiring (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.52% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.52% fail on Horn
    • 0.26% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.26% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 12% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (83% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 7.5% fail on Exhaust system (96% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Fuel system (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Pipe (32 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on System (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Tank (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Emissions
    • 1.3% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 8.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.9% fail on Wipers
    • 3.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.52% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.26% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.26% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.8% fail on Steering
    • 4.9% fail on Steering system
      • 4.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.52% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.26% fail on Steering rack
    • 2.1% fail on Steering control (26 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Steering column (89 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Power steering
      • 0.26% fail on Operation
      • 0.26% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.26% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.26% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 4.9% fail on Tyres (45% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.3% fail on Condition (66% better than other 2004 cars)
  • 3.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.8% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.0% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 3.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.1% fail on Body condition (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Vehicle structure (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Chassis (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Body security (11 times worse than other 2004 cars)
  • 2.6% fail on Registration plates and VIN (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
  • 0.78% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.78% fail on Attachment
  • 0.26% fail on Towbars
    • 0.26% fail on Vehicle structure

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