Vauxhall Meriva MOT Results

Registered in 2016
89.5% pass rate
from 6,788 tests in 2020
(18% better 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 Meriva is unusually good or bad.

  • 4.6% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (32% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim (91% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim (94% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.34% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.31% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.029% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.34% fail on Position lamps (94% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Position lamp (95% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.15% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.15% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.13% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.015% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.15% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.13% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.12% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.015% fail on Switch
    • 0.12% fail on Stop lamp (70% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.088% fail on Horn
      • 0.015% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.029% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.029% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.015% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.015% fail on Outline marker lamp
    • 0.015% fail on Daytime running lamps
  • 2.8% fail on Tyres (21% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Tread depth (36% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.059% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.044% fail on Size/type
  • 1.4% fail on Visibility (49% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Washers
    • 0.41% fail on Wipers (78% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.029% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.029% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.015% fail on View to rear
      • 0.015% fail on Mirrors
  • 0.74% fail on Brakes (63% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Mechanical brake components (80% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Brake linings and pads (80% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Brake pads (79% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Brake discs and drums (81% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.044% fail on Brake discs (81% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Brake performance (54% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.088% fail on Rbt
          • 0.044% fail on Service brake performance (75% better than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.044% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.015% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.015% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.074% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.074% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.029% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.029% fail on Rbt
          • 0.029% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.015% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.16% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Electronic stability control (5 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.088% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.088% fail on Pedal
    • 0.029% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.015% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.015% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.015% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.015% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 0.49% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.47% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.44% fail on Spark ignition (140% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.044% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.029% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.029% fail on Compression ignition (83% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.029% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.015% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.015% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.46% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (81% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Seat belts (130% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Condition (140% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.088% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.27% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.074% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.044% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.044% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.044% fail on Seats
      • 0.029% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.015% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.029% fail on Body
      • 0.015% fail on Panel
      • 0.015% fail on Other body component
    • 0.015% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.015% fail on Transmission
      • 0.015% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.015% fail on Drive shaft
    • 0.015% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.015% fail on Bracket
    • 0.015% fail on Doors
      • 0.015% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.015% fail on Door condition
    • 0.015% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.015% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 0.15% fail on Suspension (76% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.088% fail on Springs
      • 0.088% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.088% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.015% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.015% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.015% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.015% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.015% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.015% fail on Ball joint
  • 0.088% fail on Steering
    • 0.044% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.029% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.015% fail on Other components
        • 0.015% fail on Steering component
    • 0.029% fail on Power steering (11 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Pipes and hoses (65 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.015% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 0.088% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.074% fail on Attachment
    • 0.015% fail on Condition
  • 0.029% fail on Identification of the vehicle (88% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.029% fail on Registration plates (88% better than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.015% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests
    • 0.015% fail on Doors
      • 0.015% fail on Emergency exits
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