Vauxhall Insignia MOT Results

Registered in 2016
77.3% pass rate
from 23,233 tests in 2020
(59% worse than other 2016 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 2016 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Insignia is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.9% fail on Visibility (77% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Wipers (100% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.87% fail on Washers (2.2% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Driver's view (190% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.099% fail on Condition of glass (65% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.099% fail on Windscreen (66% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.0086% fail on View to rear (78% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on Mirrors (78% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.0043% fail on Bonnet
  • 5.6% fail on Tyres (51% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Tread depth (87% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Condition (17% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.090% fail on Size/type (80% worse than other 2016 cars)
  • 5.2% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (60% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamps (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.047% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (12% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim (27% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp aim (6.1% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (6 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (53% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Rear fog lamp (53% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Rear fog lamp (53% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.0043% fail on Switch
    • 0.11% fail on Stop lamp (80% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.095% fail on Direction indicators (69% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.095% fail on Flashing type (69% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.047% fail on Side repeaters (80% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.043% fail on Individual direction indicators (30% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.0043% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.086% fail on Electrical equipment (10% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Horn (22% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Battery(ies) (46% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.013% fail on Reversing lamps (66% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Reversing lamps (66% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.0086% fail on Position lamps (60% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on Position lamp (56% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.0086% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (99% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Main beam tell-tale
      • 0.0043% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.0043% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 4.8% fail on Brakes (89% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Mechanical brake components (110% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Brake linings and pads (140% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 3.7% fail on Brake pads (140% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on Brake linings (12% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Brake discs and drums (11% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Brake discs (9.8% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.0043% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.022% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (68% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on Cable (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.95% fail on Brake performance (64% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Service brake performance (130% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.74% fail on Rbt (130% worse than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.62% fail on Service brake performance (140% worse than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.18% fail on Service brake imbalance (150% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on Plate brake tester (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.013% fail on Service brake performance (9 times worse than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.0086% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (72% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.086% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (49% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.086% fail on Rbt (sp) (46% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (34% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.077% fail on Rbt (sp) (38% worse than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.043% fail on Service brake imbalance (20% worse than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.039% fail on Service brake performance (61% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.0043% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.077% fail on Brake performance not tested (110% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Parking brake performance (75% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on Rbt (74% better than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.017% fail on Parking brake performance (70% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (100% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Pedal (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.099% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (74% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Electronic stability control (80% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Anti-lock braking system (130% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.065% fail on Flexible brake hoses (120% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.056% fail on Hydraulic systems (170% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Brake fluid (140% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Reservoirs (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.047% fail on Parking brake control (53% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.047% fail on Electronic parking brake (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.030% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (77% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (81% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.0086% fail on Rigid brake pipes (53% better than other 2016 cars)
  • 2.8% fail on Suspension (110% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Springs (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Coil spring (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.0043% fail on Mounting
      • 0.0043% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.0043% fail on Spring saddle
    • 0.29% fail on Suspension arms (9.8% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Pins and bushes (86% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Ball joint (63% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Ball joint dust cover (42% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.11% fail on Shock absorbers (47% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.077% fail on Anti-roll bars (36% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Linkage (140% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (7.7% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Linkage ball joints (68% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Ball joint dust cover (14% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.0043% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.034% fail on Wheel bearings (44% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.0086% fail on Other suspension component (42% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0043% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.0043% fail on Axles
      • 0.0043% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.0043% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0043% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.0043% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.0043% fail on Suspension rod
  • 2.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Exhaust emissions (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Compression ignition (5 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (7 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.043% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.034% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (37% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.0043% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0043% fail on Catalytic converter
      • 0.65% fail on Spark ignition (100% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.63% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on Catalyst emissions (80% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.0043% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.030% fail on Fluid leaks (32% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Other leaks (4 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on Engine oil leaks (49% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.0043% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.0043% fail on Undertray
  • 0.28% fail on Body, chassis, structure (24% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.060% fail on Transmission (50% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Drive shafts (48% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on Joints (47% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.0043% fail on Joints
    • 0.047% fail on Exhaust system (54% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.043% fail on Bumpers (110% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.030% fail on Doors (9.4% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Front passenger's door (170% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on Door condition (190% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on Other passenger's door (38% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.0086% fail on Door condition (35% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.0043% fail on Door condition
    • 0.026% fail on Body (9.7% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Other body component (9.4% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Panel
    • 0.022% fail on Fuel system (35% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (52% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Tank
      • 0.0043% fail on Pipe
    • 0.022% fail on Seats (19% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Passenger's seat (76% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on Driver's seat (20% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Undertray (110% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.0086% fail on Boot lid (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on Boot lid condition (5 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.0043% fail on Load security
      • 0.0043% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.0043% fail on Tailgate condition
  • 0.21% fail on Identification of the vehicle (7.9% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Registration plates (8.1% worse than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.19% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (22% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (35% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.056% fail on Seat belts (61% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Condition (59% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.0086% fail on Airbags (180% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on Drivers airbag (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.18% fail on Road Wheels (15% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Attachment (49% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Condition (63% better than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.039% fail on Steering (78% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.030% fail on Steering linkage components (78% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.022% fail on Track rod end (83% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0043% fail on Other components
        • 0.0043% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.0043% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.0086% fail on Power steering (150% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on Other components (8 times worse than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.0043% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.0043% fail on Belt(s)/padding
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