Vauxhall Meriva MOT Results

Registered in 2015
88.9% pass rate
from 8,570 tests in 2020
(33% better than other 2015 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 2015 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Meriva is unusually good or bad.

  • 3.4% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (16% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim (24% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim (27% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.41% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.32% fail on Headlamps (57% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Headlamp (58% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.047% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.25% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (42% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.22% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.13% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.12% fail on Horn
      • 0.012% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.12% fail on Direction indicators (62% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Flashing type (62% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.093% fail on Side repeaters (60% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.023% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.047% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.047% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.035% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (82% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Rear fog lamp (82% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.035% fail on Rear fog lamp (82% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.012% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 3.1% fail on Tyres (19% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Tread depth (24% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.070% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.035% fail on Size/type
  • 1.9% fail on Visibility (52% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Washers
    • 0.82% fail on Wipers (70% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.012% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.012% fail on Windscreen
  • 0.97% fail on Brakes (64% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Mechanical brake components (71% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Brake linings and pads (69% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Brake pads (70% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.012% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.11% fail on Brake discs and drums (70% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Brake discs (70% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.012% fail on Cable
    • 0.23% fail on Brake performance (62% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Service brake performance (52% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Rbt (51% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance (55% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.047% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.035% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.035% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.023% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.012% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.035% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (81% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.035% fail on Rbt (sp) (80% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.11% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.012% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.023% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.023% fail on Pedal
    • 0.023% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.023% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.012% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.012% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.012% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.012% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 0.63% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.62% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.56% fail on Spark ignition (83% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (120% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Catalyst emissions
      • 0.058% fail on Compression ignition (80% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.058% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.012% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.012% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.012% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 0.56% fail on Suspension (57% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Springs
      • 0.40% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.40% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.070% fail on Suspension arms (81% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Pins and bushes (75% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Ball joint (88% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.070% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.035% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.012% fail on Linkage
      • 0.012% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.012% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.023% fail on Shock absorbers (92% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.43% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.41% fail on Seat belts (150% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Condition (150% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Requirements (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.023% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (80% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.23% fail on Body, chassis, structure (54% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.058% fail on Doors
      • 0.047% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.023% fail on Door condition
        • 0.023% fail on Catch (25 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.023% fail on Door condition
      • 0.012% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.012% fail on Door condition
    • 0.047% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.023% fail on Pipe (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.035% fail on Exhaust system (77% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.035% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.023% fail on Transmission (86% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Drive shafts (85% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.023% fail on Joints (85% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.023% fail on Body
      • 0.012% fail on Panel
      • 0.012% fail on Other body component
    • 0.012% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.012% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.012% fail on Undertray
  • 0.14% fail on Steering
    • 0.058% fail on Power steering (12 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Other components (20 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Pipes and hoses (22 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.047% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.047% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.023% fail on Steering linkage components (83% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.012% fail on Other components
        • 0.012% fail on Steering linkage
    • 0.012% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 0.12% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.12% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.11% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.082% fail on Attachment
    • 0.023% fail on Condition
  • 0.012% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.012% fail on Belt(s)/padding
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