Vauxhall Meriva MOT Results

Registered in 2011
79.3% pass rate
from 16,457 tests in 2017
(16% better 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 Meriva is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.6% fail on Suspension (18% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Coil springs (140% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Condition (140% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Location
    • 0.38% fail on Suspension arms (60% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (63% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Anti-roll bars (78% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (77% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (76% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.0061% fail on Condition
      • 0.0061% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.12% fail on Wheel bearings (46% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Front
      • 0.018% fail on Rear (81% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.091% fail on Front suspension joints (61% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.067% fail on Shock absorbers (92% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Condition (92% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.043% fail on Sub-frames (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Attachment (6 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.0061% fail on Condition
    • 0.043% fail on Drive shafts (92% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Front drive shafts (92% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.043% fail on Constant velocity joints (92% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Trailing arms (69% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.024% fail on Macpherson strut (69% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Condition (69% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.0061% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.0061% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0061% fail on Axles
      • 0.0061% fail on Axle beam
  • 6.1% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (41% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim (14% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plate lamp (50% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Position lamps (51% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Rear lamps (39% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Front lamps (73% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.96% fail on Stop lamp (41% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Headlamps (67% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Headlamp (66% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.0061% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0061% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.0061% fail on Switch
    • 0.30% fail on Horn (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Direction indicators (84% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Flashing type (84% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.085% fail on Side repeaters (82% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.079% fail on Individual lamps (84% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Rear fog lamp (60% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Fog lamp (60% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.085% fail on Battery
    • 0.024% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.012% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.012% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.0061% fail on Lamp
      • 0.0061% fail on Switch
  • 5.8% fail on Tyres (8.5% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.5% fail on Tread depth (23% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.067% fail on Size/type
    • 0.049% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.0061% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 3.1% fail on Driver's view of the road (31% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Wipers (47% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.24% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.18% fail on Mirrors (98% worse than other 2011 cars)
  • 2.8% fail on Brakes (39% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Hub components (28% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Brake pads (24% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Brake discs (32% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Brake linings
    • 0.62% fail on Brake performance (59% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Front wheels (31% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Rear wheels (80% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Parking brake performance (79% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.079% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.0061% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.15% fail on Service brake control components (120% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Pedal (120% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Anti-slip (130% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.012% fail on Condition
    • 0.091% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.091% fail on ABS
    • 0.085% fail on Hydraulic systems (75% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.079% fail on Components (68% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.055% fail on Hoses
        • 0.030% fail on Pipes (82% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.0061% fail on Leaks
    • 0.036% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.024% fail on Parking brake (91% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.018% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.012% fail on Cable
      • 0.0061% fail on Lever
    • 0.0061% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.0061% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
  • 0.60% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (44% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Seat belts (100% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Condition (89% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Requirements (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0061% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.15% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.13% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.012% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.59% fail on Steering
    • 0.38% fail on Power steering (6 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Other components (15 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Operation (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on Pipes and hoses (7 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Pump (29 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Electronic power steering (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.0061% fail on Rams
    • 0.17% fail on Steering system (64% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Track rod end (70% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.018% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.012% fail on Free play
        • 0.012% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.012% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.049% fail on Steering operation (160% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.012% fail on Steering control
      • 0.0061% fail on Steering column
      • 0.0061% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.0061% fail on Universal joint
  • 0.46% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (48% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Exhaust system (60% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.061% fail on System
      • 0.049% fail on Cap
      • 0.0061% fail on Pipe
    • 0.097% fail on Emissions
    • 0.049% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.28% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.28% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.16% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.055% fail on Doors
      • 0.043% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.012% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.049% fail on Body condition
    • 0.018% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.018% fail on Seats
      • 0.012% fail on Drivers
      • 0.0061% fail on Passengers
    • 0.012% fail on Load security
      • 0.012% fail on Tailgate
    • 0.0061% fail on Spare wheel
  • 0.079% fail on Road Wheels (71% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.049% fail on Condition
    • 0.030% fail on Attachment (82% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 0.0061% fail on Towbars
    • 0.0061% fail on Adjustable towbar
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