Vauxhall Insignia MOT Results

Registered in 2009
65.7% pass rate
from 24,694 tests in 2017
(4.5% worse than other 2009 cars)
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 2009 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Insignia is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Suspension (25% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 11% fail on Coil springs (180% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 11% fail on Condition (180% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Location
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.60% fail on Anti-roll bars (77% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (80% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (68% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Linkage condition (57% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.0081% fail on Condition
      • 0.0081% fail on Attachment
    • 0.39% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.29% fail on Rear
      • 0.11% fail on Front (56% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Suspension arms (80% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (82% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Attachment
      • 0.016% fail on Condition
    • 0.20% fail on Drive shafts (81% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Front drive shafts (81% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Constant velocity joints (82% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.0040% fail on Couplings
        • 0.0040% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.045% fail on Front suspension joints (91% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Macpherson strut (86% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Condition (86% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.020% fail on Tie bars/rods (75% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Condition
      • 0.0040% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.0040% fail on Attachment
    • 0.012% fail on Trailing arms (94% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.0081% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (96% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.0040% fail on Condition
    • 0.012% fail on Sub-frames (81% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.0081% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0040% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0040% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.0040% fail on Condition
    • 0.0040% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.0040% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.0040% fail on Torsion bars
      • 0.0040% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0040% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.0040% fail on Condition
    • 0.0040% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.0040% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 11% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (28% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.8% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamps (18% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp (19% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.036% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.0081% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.045% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.028% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.012% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale' (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.0040% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.016% fail on Switch
      • 0.012% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.0040% fail on Dipswitch
    • 1.2% fail on Position lamps (67% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Front lamps (74% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Rear lamps (45% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.0081% fail on Switch
    • 0.47% fail on Horn (110% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Stop lamp (87% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Direction indicators (74% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Flashing type (74% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Individual lamps (71% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Side repeaters (78% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.028% fail on All direction indicators (79% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.0081% fail on Tell tales
    • 0.27% fail on Rear fog lamp (40% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Fog lamp (40% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.0081% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.19% fail on Battery
    • 0.073% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.053% fail on Electrical wiring (110% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.020% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.020% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.016% fail on Lamp
      • 0.0081% fail on Switch
      • 0.0040% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.012% fail on Rear reflectors (78% better than other 2009 cars)
  • 9.1% fail on Brakes (40% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Hub components (50% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Brake pads (63% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.097% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.036% fail on Brake back plates (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Brake linings
    • 2.7% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.81% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.45% fail on Parking brake performance (55% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.049% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.040% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.0081% fail on Brake operation
    • 2.5% fail on ABS (8 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.77% fail on Electronic stability system (8 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.44% fail on Components (33% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.34% fail on Hoses (170% worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.049% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.045% fail on Pipes (91% better than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.0081% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.13% fail on Leaks (82% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.077% fail on Operation (180% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (71% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Restricted movement (73% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Parking brake (57% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Condition (68% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.12% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.12% fail on Pedal
        • 0.073% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.049% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.040% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.040% fail on Cable
      • 0.0040% fail on Lever
    • 0.0040% fail on Additional braking devices
    • 0.0040% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.0040% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.0040% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 8.9% fail on Tyres (24% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Tread depth (50% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.20% fail on Size/type
    • 0.093% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.073% fail on Valve stem
  • 5.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.5% fail on Wipers (25% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Washers (32% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.15% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.0040% fail on Bonnet
  • 2.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.55% fail on Fuel system (180% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on System (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Cap (67% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Pipe
    • 0.37% fail on Emissions (37% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.88% fail on Steering (26% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Power steering (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Other components (8 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Pipes and hoses (8 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on Operation (120% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Rams (7 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Electronic power steering
      • 0.0040% fail on Drive system
      • 0.0040% fail on Pump
    • 0.34% fail on Steering system (68% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.089% fail on Track rod end (89% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Free play
        • 0.028% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.020% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.012% fail on Ball joint (87% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.0081% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.0081% fail on Steering damper (6 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.057% fail on Steering control (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Steering wheel (7 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Steering column (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.0040% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.0040% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.016% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.56% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.56% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.34% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Attachment
    • 0.073% fail on Condition
  • 0.33% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (47% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (35% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (31% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.0040% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.11% fail on Seat belts (63% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on Condition (71% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Requirements
      • 0.012% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0081% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.30% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (32% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Body condition
    • 0.089% fail on Doors (50% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.081% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.0081% fail on Passengers front (88% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.0040% fail on Drivers
    • 0.036% fail on Seats (60% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Drivers
      • 0.016% fail on Passengers
    • 0.032% fail on Load security
      • 0.020% fail on Tailgate (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Bootlid
    • 0.024% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.0040% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.0040% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.0040% fail on Chassis
    • 0.0040% fail on Body security
  • 0.0040% fail on Towbars
    • 0.0040% fail on Towbar
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