Vauxhall Insignia MOT Results

Registered in 2011
69.4% pass rate
from 34,524 tests in 2017
(24% worse than other 2011 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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Insignia is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Suspension (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 11% fail on Coil springs (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 11% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Location
    • 0.48% fail on Shock absorbers (42% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Condition (42% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Anti-roll bars (43% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (49% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.049% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (51% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.014% fail on Condition
      • 0.012% fail on Attachment
    • 0.17% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.096% fail on Rear
      • 0.078% fail on Front
    • 0.11% fail on Suspension arms (88% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (88% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.0029% fail on Attachment
    • 0.098% fail on Drive shafts (81% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Front drive shafts (81% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.098% fail on Constant velocity joints (81% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.035% fail on Front suspension joints (85% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.026% fail on Macpherson strut (67% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Condition (67% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.0087% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.0058% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.0029% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0058% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.0058% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0058% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.0058% fail on Component mounting
    • 0.0029% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.0029% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.0029% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.0029% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 10% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 4.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (82% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim (13% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.026% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (57% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (63% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.0029% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.0029% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.023% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.012% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.012% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.0029% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.0058% fail on Switch
    • 1.2% fail on Position lamps (40% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Front lamps (52% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.014% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.0029% fail on Switch
    • 0.38% fail on Direction indicators (63% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Flashing type (63% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Individual lamps (38% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.055% fail on Side repeaters (88% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.032% fail on All direction indicators (60% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Stop lamp (85% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Rear fog lamp (29% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Fog lamp (28% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.11% fail on Horn
    • 0.084% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.061% fail on Battery
    • 0.029% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.017% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.014% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.012% fail on Switch
      • 0.0029% fail on Lamp
    • 0.012% fail on Rear reflectors (71% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 7.4% fail on Tyres (17% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Tread depth (45% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Size/type
    • 0.096% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.055% fail on Valve stem
  • 5.8% fail on Brakes (25% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Hub components (57% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Brake pads (65% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.096% fail on Brake calipers (160% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.0087% fail on Brake back plates
      • 0.0029% fail on Brake drums
    • 1.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.66% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.51% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.22% fail on Brake imbalance (38% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Parking brake performance (73% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Service brake performance (45% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.012% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.28% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.16% fail on Components (36% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Hoses (87% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.020% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.0087% fail on Pipes (95% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.0058% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.084% fail on Leaks (150% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Operation (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.0029% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.13% fail on Restricted movement (67% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on ABS
    • 0.078% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.075% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.075% fail on Pedal
        • 0.055% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.020% fail on Condition
    • 0.038% fail on Mechanical components (120% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Cable (190% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.032% fail on Parking brake (89% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Electronic parking brake
      • 0.0058% fail on Fitment (12 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.0029% fail on Condition
    • 0.0029% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.0029% fail on Components
        • 0.0029% fail on Hoses
    • 0.0029% fail on Locking devices
  • 5.3% fail on Driver's view of the road (19% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Wipers (47% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Washers (33% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Windscreen (37% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.061% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.0029% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.0029% fail on Bonnet
  • 0.71% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (20% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Exhaust system (38% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Fuel system (58% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on System (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Cap (84% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Tank
      • 0.0058% fail on Pipe
      • 0.0029% fail on Hose
    • 0.078% fail on Emissions (54% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.046% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.49% fail on Steering
    • 0.30% fail on Steering system (37% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Track rod end (43% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.014% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0087% fail on Free play
        • 0.0087% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.0029% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.0029% fail on Other components
        • 0.0029% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.17% fail on Power steering (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Pipes and hoses (8 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.049% fail on Other components (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Operation
      • 0.0058% fail on Electronic power steering
      • 0.0058% fail on Drive system (7 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Pump
      • 0.0029% fail on Rams
    • 0.023% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.0087% fail on Steering control
      • 0.0087% fail on Steering column
    • 0.0029% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.46% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.46% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.25% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.087% fail on Doors
      • 0.084% fail on Passengers other (160% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Passengers front (84% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.078% fail on Body condition
    • 0.061% fail on Load security (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Bootlid (10 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Tailgate (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Access panel
    • 0.023% fail on Seats
      • 0.014% fail on Passengers
      • 0.0087% fail on Drivers
    • 0.0029% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.0029% fail on Body security
  • 0.23% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.18% fail on Attachment
    • 0.046% fail on Condition (54% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 0.19% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (55% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Seat belts (53% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Condition (54% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.0087% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0029% fail on Requirements
      • 0.0029% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.084% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (56% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (62% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.0058% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.0058% fail on Towbars
    • 0.0058% fail on Towbar
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