Vauxhall Meriva MOT Results

Registered in 2014
89.3% pass rate
from 7,125 tests in 2017
(25% better 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 Meriva is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.2% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim (48% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.41% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.29% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.11% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.27% fail on Horn (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Registration plate lamp (67% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Headlamps (76% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Headlamp (73% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.15% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.11% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.042% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.070% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.070% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.028% fail on Battery
    • 0.014% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.014% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 3.4% fail on Tyres (27% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Condition (25% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.88% fail on Tread depth (51% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Size/type
    • 0.014% fail on Valve stem
  • 1.7% fail on Driver's view of the road (47% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.79% fail on Wipers (63% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.70% fail on Washers
    • 0.15% fail on Mirrors (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Windscreen (59% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.028% fail on Bonnet
  • 0.74% fail on Brakes (66% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Hub components (79% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Brake pads (79% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.014% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.18% fail on Brake performance (65% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.070% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.056% fail on Rear wheels (75% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.028% fail on Parking brake performance (79% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.084% fail on Electronic stability system (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.084% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.084% fail on Pedal
        • 0.084% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.028% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.028% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.028% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.014% fail on Components
        • 0.014% fail on Hoses
      • 0.014% fail on Leaks
    • 0.028% fail on ABS
    • 0.028% fail on Restricted movement
  • 0.59% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Seat belts (200% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Requirements
      • 0.014% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.084% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.084% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.25% fail on Suspension (72% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.056% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.056% fail on Condition
    • 0.056% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.028% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.028% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.042% fail on Shock absorbers (84% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Condition (84% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.042% fail on Drive shafts (75% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Front drive shafts (75% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.042% fail on Constant velocity joints (75% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.014% fail on Condition
    • 0.014% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.014% fail on Condition
    • 0.014% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.014% fail on Front
    • 0.014% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.014% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.014% fail on Component mounting
  • 0.15% fail on Steering
    • 0.084% fail on Power steering (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Operation (11 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Other components (11 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Electronic power steering
    • 0.042% fail on Steering system
      • 0.028% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.014% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.028% fail on Steering control
      • 0.014% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.014% fail on Steering column
  • 0.14% fail on Registration plates and VIN (54% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Registration plate (54% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.098% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.056% fail on Attachment
    • 0.042% fail on Condition
  • 0.084% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.070% fail on Body condition
    • 0.014% fail on Doors
      • 0.014% fail on Drivers
  • 0.056% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (79% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.042% fail on Emissions
    • 0.014% fail on Exhaust system
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