Vauxhall Viva MOT Results

Registered in 2016
91.7% pass rate
from 14,329 tests in 2020
(35% better than other 2016 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 2016 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Viva is unusually good or bad.

  • 3.0% fail on Visibility
    • 2.3% fail on Wipers (22% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Washers
    • 0.063% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.056% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.056% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.021% fail on View to rear
      • 0.021% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.7% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (22% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.014% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.25% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.24% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.0070% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.17% fail on Headlamps (65% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Headlamp (59% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0070% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.13% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (51% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Stop lamp (68% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.084% fail on Direction indicators (73% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Flashing type (73% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.049% fail on Side repeaters (81% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.035% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.049% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (67% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.049% fail on Rear fog lamp (67% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.049% fail on Rear fog lamp (67% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.035% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.028% fail on Horn
      • 0.0070% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.028% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.028% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.028% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.021% fail on Hazard warning (9 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Switch (9 times worse than other 2016 cars)
  • 1.4% fail on Tyres (60% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Condition (60% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Tread depth (68% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.098% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.042% fail on Size/type
  • 0.67% fail on Brakes (67% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Mechanical brake components (65% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Brake linings and pads (62% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.49% fail on Brake pads (62% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.0070% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.021% fail on Brake discs and drums (91% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.021% fail on Brake discs (91% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Brake performance (64% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Service brake performance (58% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.098% fail on Rbt (57% better than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.063% fail on Service brake performance (64% better than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.035% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.042% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.035% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.035% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.0070% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.0070% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.0070% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.021% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (82% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.021% fail on Rbt (sp) (81% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.0070% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.0070% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.0070% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.0070% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.0070% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.0070% fail on Lever
    • 0.0070% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.0070% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 0.24% fail on Suspension (60% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.091% fail on Shock absorbers (49% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.091% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.042% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.021% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.014% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.014% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.056% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.028% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.021% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0070% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 0.0070% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.0070% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0070% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 0.19% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.056% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.049% fail on Seats
      • 0.042% fail on Passenger's seat (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0070% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.035% fail on Doors
      • 0.028% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.028% fail on Door condition
      • 0.014% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.014% fail on Door condition
    • 0.021% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.014% fail on Transmission (82% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Drive shafts (81% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Joints (80% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Body
      • 0.014% fail on Other body component
    • 0.0070% fail on Undertray
  • 0.18% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (53% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Exhaust emissions (60% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.084% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.035% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.028% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.049% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.042% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.0070% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 0.091% fail on Steering
    • 0.091% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.077% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.0070% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0070% fail on Drag link end
  • 0.084% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (67% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.049% fail on Seat belts (70% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Condition (73% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0070% fail on Requirements
    • 0.028% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (68% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.0070% fail on Airbags
      • 0.0070% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.070% fail on Identification of the vehicle (71% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.070% fail on Registration plates (70% better than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.056% fail on Road Wheels (61% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.035% fail on Condition
    • 0.021% fail on Attachment (76% better than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.0070% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.0070% fail on Belt(s)/padding
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