Vauxhall Tigra MOT Results

Registered in 2005
48.5% pass rate
from 3,100 tests in 2020
(14% worse than other 2005 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 2005 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Tigra is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Suspension (32% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars (83% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (140% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Linkage ball joints (86% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover (150% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.065% fail on Linkage (84% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (82% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 9.2% fail on Springs (120% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 9.2% fail on Coil springs (120% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 9.2% fail on Coil spring (120% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.0% fail on Ball joint (57% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Pins and bushes (29% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.097% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.87% fail on Wheel bearings (42% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.29% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.065% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.032% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.032% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.032% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.35% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.19% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.065% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.065% fail on Ball joint (9 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.32% fail on Shock absorbers (79% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.065% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.032% fail on Suspension rod
      • 0.032% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.13% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.13% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.032% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.032% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.032% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 19% fail on Brakes (43% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 11% fail on Brake performance (54% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 9.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 8.9% fail on Rbt (sp) (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.032% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.6% fail on Rbt
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.77% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.13% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.1% fail on Rbt
          • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.32% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.097% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.065% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.065% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.94% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.42% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.032% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.032% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.26% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (60% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 3.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.9% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.9% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.032% fail on Brake drums
      • 1.5% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (4 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Cable (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.065% fail on Lever
        • 0.032% fail on Linkage
    • 5.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes (80% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.42% fail on Pedal (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.45% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.45% fail on Lever
    • 0.45% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (66% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Anti-lock braking system (58% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.13% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.032% fail on Master cylinder
    • 0.13% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.065% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.065% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.065% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.065% fail on Other components
    • 0.032% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.032% fail on Servos
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.32% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.4% fail on Direction indicators (59% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Flashing type (60% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 3.4% fail on Individual direction indicators (78% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.32% fail on All direction indicators
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.032% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.032% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.3% fail on Stop lamp (29% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (190% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (200% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps (28% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Position lamp (27% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (30% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.77% fail on Battery(ies) (150% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Horn
      • 0.032% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.065% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.065% fail on Switch
  • 11% fail on Body, chassis, structure (28% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Transmission (36% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Drive shafts (39% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 4.8% fail on Joints (41% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.16% fail on Joints
    • 4.8% fail on Exhaust system (59% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.32% fail on System (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Pipe
      • 0.032% fail on Tank
      • 0.032% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.42% fail on Bumpers (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Boot lid (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Boot lid condition (6 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.23% fail on Doors
      • 0.13% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
      • 0.097% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.097% fail on Door condition
    • 0.097% fail on Seats
      • 0.097% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.065% fail on Integral vehicle structure (83% better than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.032% fail on Sub-frame condition
      • 0.032% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.065% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.065% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.065% fail on Undertray
    • 0.032% fail on Body
      • 0.032% fail on Panel
  • 8.9% fail on Visibility (19% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Wipers (24% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Washers (29% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.35% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.23% fail on View to rear
      • 0.23% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.19% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.065% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.9% fail on Tyres (19% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.3% fail on Condition (38% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Size/type (150% worse than other 2005 cars)
  • 8.5% fail on Steering (110% worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 7.1% fail on Steering linkage components (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Track rod end (130% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Ball joint (200% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.097% fail on Steering arm (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Other components
        • 0.032% fail on Steering component
        • 0.032% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.032% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.71% fail on Steering play (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.42% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.19% fail on Steering coupling (15 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Universal joint (11 times worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Flexible coupling (30 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Steering wheel (8 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Steering column (9 times worse than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.032% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 7.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 6.2% fail on Spark ignition (25% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 3.9% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (40% worse than other 2005 cars)
        • 2.3% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.77% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.032% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.032% fail on Catalytic converter
      • 0.39% fail on Compression ignition (78% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.065% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (94% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.065% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (87% better than other 2005 cars)
        • 0.032% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.032% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.94% fail on Fluid leaks (84% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Engine oil leaks (91% worse than other 2005 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.032% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.032% fail on Undertray
  • 0.65% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.65% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.58% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (79% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (64% better than other 2005 cars)
    • 0.032% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.032% fail on Condition
  • 0.35% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.32% fail on Attachment
    • 0.032% fail on Condition
  • 0.032% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.032% fail on Speedometer
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