Vauxhall Vectra MOT Results

Registered in 1996
54.0% pass rate
from 285 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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Vectra is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 5.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.70% fail on Switch (10 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.70% fail on Dipswitch (16 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.8% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.1% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.70% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.1% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.8% fail on Rear lamps
    • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.1% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Stop lamp (76% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.70% fail on Battery
    • 0.35% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.35% fail on Lamp
    • 0.35% fail on Horn
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 6.7% fail on Coil springs (4 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 6.7% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (100% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (130% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.70% fail on Attachment
    • 4.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.9% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.1% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.35% fail on Spring mounting
    • 2.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.8% fail on Trailing arms (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (4 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Macpherson strut (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Drive shafts
      • 1.8% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 1.8% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.70% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.70% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.35% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.35% fail on Condition
    • 0.35% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.35% fail on Rear
  • 17% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (54% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 12% fail on Emissions (94% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 7.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.4% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.70% fail on Cap
      • 0.35% fail on Pipe
      • 0.35% fail on System
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 7.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.6% fail on Components
        • 4.6% fail on Pipes
        • 1.4% fail on Hoses
      • 1.4% fail on Operation (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Leaks
    • 6.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.5% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.5% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.4% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.35% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.35% fail on Brake operation
    • 2.5% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Service brake control components (4 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pedal (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Condition (7 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Pedal linkage
        • 0.35% fail on Cable
    • 1.8% fail on Mechanical components (8 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Cable (6 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Lever
      • 0.35% fail on Relay lever
    • 1.4% fail on ABS
    • 1.4% fail on Hub components
      • 0.70% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.70% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.35% fail on Electronic stability system
  • 12% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.4% fail on Wipers
    • 4.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.70% fail on Windscreen
  • 8.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.2% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 3.2% fail on Chassis
    • 2.8% fail on Body condition
    • 0.70% fail on Doors
      • 0.70% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.70% fail on Seats
      • 0.70% fail on Drivers
    • 0.35% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.35% fail on Body security
    • 0.35% fail on Load security
      • 0.35% fail on Access panel
  • 7.4% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 6.3% fail on Seat belts
      • 6.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.35% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.1% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 6.0% fail on Tyres
    • 3.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.35% fail on Size/type
  • 1.4% fail on Steering (70% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Steering system
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.35% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.35% fail on Power steering
      • 0.35% fail on Other components
  • 1.4% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.35% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.35% fail on Attachment

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