Vauxhall Tigra MOT Results

Registered in 2008
53.6% pass rate
from 2,169 tests in 2020
(16% worse than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Tigra is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Suspension (26% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 7.9% fail on Springs (67% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 7.9% fail on Coil springs (68% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 7.9% fail on Coil spring (68% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.046% fail on Mounting
    • 7.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (79% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (180% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Ball joint dust cover (180% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint
    • 4.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.3% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.7% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.55% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.092% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.51% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.37% fail on Shock absorbers (78% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.14% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.092% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.046% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.046% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.14% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.14% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.14% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.092% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.046% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.092% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.046% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.046% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.046% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 17% fail on Brakes (85% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 13% fail on Brake performance (200% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 12% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 11% fail on Rbt (sp) (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Plate brake tester (sp) (17 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.046% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.37% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance (99% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.32% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.14% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.046% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.046% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.046% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.046% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 1.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (170% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (160% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake imbalance (180% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.046% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.046% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.092% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (44% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.8% fail on Brake discs (53% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (12 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Cable (18 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.7% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.046% fail on Brake linings
    • 1.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.69% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.69% fail on Lever
    • 0.55% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.28% fail on Pedal
      • 0.28% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.51% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.51% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.14% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.092% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
      • 0.046% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.046% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.046% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.046% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 16% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.46% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.046% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Rear fog lamp (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Position lamps (40% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Position lamp (39% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (38% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.97% fail on Direction indicators (51% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Flashing type (51% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.55% fail on Individual direction indicators (58% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.46% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.046% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.41% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.23% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.18% fail on Horn
  • 8.4% fail on Tyres
    • 5.2% fail on Condition (69% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.14% fail on Size/type
  • 7.2% fail on Visibility
    • 4.0% fail on Wipers (41% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.18% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.18% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.14% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.14% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.092% fail on View to rear
      • 0.092% fail on Mirrors
  • 5.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.5% fail on Exhaust system (64% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Transmission (54% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Drive shafts (54% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Joints (55% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.046% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.046% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.046% fail on Joints
    • 0.51% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.28% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.18% fail on System (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Pipe
    • 0.32% fail on Doors
      • 0.18% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.18% fail on Door condition
      • 0.14% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.14% fail on Door condition
    • 0.23% fail on Engine mounting (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Engine mounting condition (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Bracket
    • 0.14% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.14% fail on Boot lid (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Boot lid condition (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.046% fail on Body
      • 0.046% fail on Other body component
    • 0.046% fail on Seats
      • 0.046% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.046% fail on Undertray
  • 5.7% fail on Steering (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Steering linkage components (190% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.046% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.046% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.23% fail on Steering play (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Power steering
      • 0.092% fail on Operation
      • 0.046% fail on Rams
    • 0.14% fail on Steering column (18 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Steering coupling (19 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Universal joint (22 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.046% fail on Operation
      • 0.046% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.046% fail on Steering wheel
  • 5.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.9% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (60% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.37% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.092% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.046% fail on NOx sensor
          • 0.046% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.046% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 0.18% fail on Compression ignition (90% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (73% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.046% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.97% fail on Fluid leaks (180% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Engine oil leaks (200% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.28% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.28% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.28% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (78% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.092% fail on Road Wheels (82% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Attachment
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