Vauxhall Rascal MOT Results

Registered in 1991
53.7% pass rate
from 121 tests in 2020
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 1991 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Rascal is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (68% worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 9.9% fail on Position lamps (4 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 9.9% fail on Position lamp (4 times worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Electrical equipment (2 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Horn
      • 2.5% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.83% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 6.6% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 6.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 6.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.1% fail on Headlamp
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.83% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.83% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.83% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.83% fail on Switch
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.83% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.83% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 16% fail on Brake performance (95% worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 9.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (190% worse than other 1991 cars)
        • 9.1% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 1991 cars)
          • 6.6% fail on Service brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 1991 cars)
          • 3.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 8.3% fail on Service brake performance (150% worse than other 1991 cars)
        • 8.3% fail on Rbt (160% worse than other 1991 cars)
          • 7.4% fail on Service brake performance (170% worse than other 1991 cars)
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt
          • 0.83% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.83% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.83% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.83% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.83% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 3.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.7% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.83% fail on Pedal
      • 0.83% fail on Hand lever
    • 1.7% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.83% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.83% fail on Lever
  • 15% fail on Visibility (110% worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 9.9% fail on Washers (140% worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Wipers
    • 0.83% fail on View to rear
      • 0.83% fail on Mirrors
  • 14% fail on Suspension
    • 9.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.5% fail on Springs
      • 1.7% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.7% fail on Coil spring
      • 0.83% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.83% fail on Shackle pins and bushes
    • 2.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.7% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.83% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.7% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.83% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.83% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.5% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.7% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (7 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Hose
      • 0.83% fail on System
    • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.83% fail on Chassis
      • 0.83% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.83% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.83% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.83% fail on Carrier
    • 0.83% fail on Body
      • 0.83% fail on Panel
    • 0.83% fail on Floor
    • 0.83% fail on Seats
      • 0.83% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.83% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 12% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (160% worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 12% fail on Exhaust emissions (2 times worse than other 1991 cars)
      • 11% fail on Spark ignition (2 times worse than other 1991 cars)
        • 8.3% fail on Non catalyst emissions (2 times worse than other 1991 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.83% fail on Catalyst emissions
      • 0.83% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.83% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
  • 5.8% fail on Steering
    • 4.1% fail on Prescribed areas (26 times worse than other 1991 cars)
    • 0.83% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.83% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.83% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.83% fail on Intermediate drop arm
  • 4.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 4.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.1% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 2.5% fail on Tyres
    • 1.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.83% fail on Condition

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