Vauxhall Insignia MOT Results

Registered in 2014
74.4% pass rate
from 26,911 tests in 2020
(25% worse than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Insignia is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.2% fail on Suspension (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Springs (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Coil springs (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 6.3% fail on Coil spring (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0037% fail on Mounting
    • 1.5% fail on Suspension arms (39% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes (170% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Ball joint (76% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Ball joint dust cover (65% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0074% fail on Suspension arm (15% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.25% fail on Anti-roll bars (27% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (5.0% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Linkage ball joints (35% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Ball joint dust cover (8.0% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Linkage (6.2% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Anti-roll bar (97% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Ball joint (65% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0074% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (58% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.23% fail on Shock absorbers (54% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.071% fail on Wheel bearings (55% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Other suspension component (24% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Pins and bushes (84% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0074% fail on Ball joint (75% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0074% fail on Ball joint dust cover (6.6% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Other suspension component
    • 0.033% fail on Macpherson strut (4.9% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Pins and bushes (42% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (3.4% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.019% fail on Suspension rods (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Suspension rod
    • 0.0037% fail on Axles
      • 0.0037% fail on Stub axle
    • 0.0037% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.0037% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.0037% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 6.7% fail on Tyres (38% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Tread depth (65% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Condition (9.3% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type (32% worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 5.7% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (2.5% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim (7.6% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim (9.9% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (23% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamps (0.26% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp (1.6% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Headlamp levelling device (0.81% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (35% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.71% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.69% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.011% fail on Switch (7.1% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Electrical equipment (31% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Horn (44% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Battery(ies) (18% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Electrical wiring (35% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0074% fail on Trailer electrical socket (3.8% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Direction indicators (75% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Flashing type (75% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.063% fail on Individual direction indicators (50% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on Side repeaters (82% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Stop lamp (92% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.074% fail on Reversing lamps (16% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Reversing lamps (18% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Reversing lamp switch
    • 0.022% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Main beam tell-tale
    • 0.019% fail on Position lamps (44% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Position lamp (38% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.011% fail on Rear reflectors (67% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 5.4% fail on Brakes (32% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Mechanical brake components (56% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Brake linings and pads (83% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 3.9% fail on Brake pads (83% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.026% fail on Brake linings (70% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Brake discs and drums (30% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Brake discs (30% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (7.5% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.026% fail on Cable (70% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Brake performance (6.2% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Service brake performance (23% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.88% fail on Rbt (24% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.67% fail on Service brake performance (11% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.25% fail on Service brake imbalance (83% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.015% fail on Plate brake tester (22% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.011% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (20% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.0037% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.0037% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.0037% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.11% fail on Brake performance not tested (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (74% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Rbt (sp) (72% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (28% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.093% fail on Rbt (sp) (27% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.056% fail on Service brake performance (6.6% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.045% fail on Service brake imbalance (47% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0037% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.0037% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.015% fail on Parking brake performance (92% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.015% fail on Rbt (92% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.0074% fail on Parking brake performance (95% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.0074% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (59% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (26% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Anti-lock braking system (57% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Electronic stability control (35% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 0.12% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.089% fail on Flexible brake hoses (100% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.067% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (48% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Pedal (18% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.056% fail on Hydraulic systems (85% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Brake fluid (67% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Reservoirs (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Valves
    • 0.015% fail on Parking brake control (89% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Electronic parking brake (2.2% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.015% fail on Rigid brake pipes (85% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 4.4% fail on Visibility (8.9% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Wipers (28% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.99% fail on Washers (28% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Condition of glass (65% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Windscreen (61% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Window
    • 0.097% fail on Driver's view (28% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.026% fail on View to rear (54% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Mirrors (53% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0037% fail on Bonnet
  • 1.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure (7.9% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Exhaust system (88% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.097% fail on Transmission (82% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Drive shafts (84% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.085% fail on Joints (83% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Prop shafts (50% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.015% fail on Joints (23% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.074% fail on Undertray (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.067% fail on Bumpers (55% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.056% fail on Body (49% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Other body component (36% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Panel (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.026% fail on Seats (24% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Driver's seat (15% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0074% fail on Passenger's seat (41% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.022% fail on Fuel system (70% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (75% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0074% fail on Tank (65% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.011% fail on Doors (85% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0074% fail on Front passenger's door (69% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0074% fail on Door condition (68% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0074% fail on Other passenger's door (78% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0074% fail on Door condition (77% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.011% fail on Boot lid (150% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Boot lid condition (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0074% fail on Integral vehicle structure (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0074% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (8 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0074% fail on Engine mounting (3.1% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.0037% fail on Bracket
    • 0.0037% fail on Passenger compartment
  • 0.98% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (14% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.87% fail on Exhaust emissions (19% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Compression ignition (25% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (36% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (11% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.059% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (190% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.059% fail on Emissions not tested (140% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0074% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (51% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0074% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (32% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Spark ignition (55% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (55% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Catalyst emissions (49% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.033% fail on Emissions not tested (32% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0074% fail on Non catalyst emissions (97% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.093% fail on Fluid leaks (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Engine oil leaks (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Other leaks (90% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.026% fail on Noise suppression (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Undertray (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 0.23% fail on Identification of the vehicle (5.4% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Registration plates (5.8% worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.18% fail on Road Wheels (20% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment (13% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.030% fail on Condition (44% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.17% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (51% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (36% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.059% fail on Seat belts (65% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Condition (72% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0074% fail on Requirements (5.2% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0037% fail on Pre-tensioners
    • 0.011% fail on Airbags (87% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0074% fail on Drivers airbag (58% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.11% fail on Steering (78% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.048% fail on Steering linkage components (89% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Track rod end (91% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0074% fail on Ball joint (62% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Other components
        • 0.0037% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.0037% fail on Lock stop
    • 0.045% fail on Steering gear (13% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Steering rack (7.8% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.015% fail on Power steering (25% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0074% fail on Operation (33% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0037% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.0037% fail on Other components
    • 0.0037% fail on Steering lock
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