Vauxhall Nova MOT Results

Registered in 1993
65.7% pass rate
from 102 tests in 2017
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 1993 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Nova is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.9% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 1993 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.9% fail on Headlamp
    • 5.9% fail on Hazard warning (9 times worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Switch (17 times worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Lamp
      • 0.98% fail on Tell tale
    • 4.9% fail on Horn (2 times worse than other 1993 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.9% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.98% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.98% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.98% fail on Side repeaters
  • 11% fail on Suspension
    • 4.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 4.9% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.98% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 2.0% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.98% fail on Front
      • 0.98% fail on Rear
    • 0.98% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.98% fail on Location
    • 0.98% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.98% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.98% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.98% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.98% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.98% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 8.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.9% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.9% fail on Emissions
    • 2.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 2.0% fail on Hose (26 times worse than other 1993 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 7.8% fail on Brakes
    • 4.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.98% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.98% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.98% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.98% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 2.9% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.9% fail on Components
        • 2.0% fail on Hoses
        • 0.98% fail on Pipes
    • 0.98% fail on Hub components
      • 0.98% fail on Brake discs
  • 7.8% fail on Tyres
    • 3.9% fail on Condition
    • 3.9% fail on Tread depth
  • 7.8% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.9% fail on Washers
    • 2.9% fail on Wipers
  • 6.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.9% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 2.9% fail on Chassis
    • 2.9% fail on Body condition
    • 0.98% fail on Seats
      • 0.98% fail on Passengers
  • 4.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 4.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.98% fail on Requirements
      • 0.98% fail on Condition
      • 0.98% fail on Attachment
  • 0.98% fail on Steering
    • 0.98% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.98% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.98% fail on Registration plate

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