Vauxhall Zafira MOT Results

Registered in 2001
45.4% pass rate
from 7,851 tests in 2017
(10% worse than other 2001 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 2001 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Zafira is unusually good or bad.

  • 29% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (13% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 9.7% fail on Stop lamp (61% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 9.0% fail on Position lamps (30% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 7.4% fail on Front lamps (42% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.038% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.013% fail on Switch
    • 7.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.1% fail on Headlamp aim (27% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.6% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.025% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.013% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.013% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.025% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.025% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.013% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.013% fail on Switch
      • 0.013% fail on Dipswitch
    • 2.4% fail on Direction indicators (19% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Flashing type (19% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.28% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.28% fail on Side repeaters (69% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.051% fail on Switch
      • 0.013% fail on Semaphore
        • 0.013% fail on Tell tales
    • 2.0% fail on Battery (97% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.0% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.10% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.038% fail on Switch
    • 0.32% fail on Horn (49% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.11% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.038% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.013% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.013% fail on Lamp
  • 24% fail on Brakes (36% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 13% fail on Brake performance (36% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 8.6% fail on Parking brake performance (84% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 7.1% fail on Rear wheels (67% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Front wheels (30% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.38% fail on Brake imbalance (40% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.013% fail on Brake operation
    • 13% fail on Hydraulic systems (96% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 12% fail on Components (100% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 11% fail on Pipes (150% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Valves (110% worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.57% fail on Hoses (60% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.025% fail on Servos
      • 0.65% fail on Leaks (58% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Operation
      • 0.089% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 3.8% fail on Hub components (21% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.7% fail on Brake discs (80% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.10% fail on Brake back plates (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Wheel cylinder
      • 0.025% fail on Brake linings
    • 0.85% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.84% fail on Condition
      • 0.013% fail on Fitment
    • 0.69% fail on ABS (51% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.32% fail on Pedal
        • 0.17% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.15% fail on Condition
    • 0.29% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.28% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.23% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.23% fail on Cable
    • 0.11% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.064% fail on Components
        • 0.025% fail on Servos
        • 0.025% fail on Valves (9 times worse than other 2001 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on Pipes
      • 0.025% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
      • 0.013% fail on Operation
      • 0.013% fail on Leaks
    • 0.025% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.013% fail on Additional braking devices
    • 0.013% fail on Full power hydraulic systems
      • 0.013% fail on Operation
    • 0.013% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.013% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 21% fail on Suspension
    • 8.3% fail on Coil springs (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 8.2% fail on Condition (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Location
    • 5.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 4.5% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (17% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.55% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.11% fail on Condition
      • 0.051% fail on Attachment (69% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Suspension arms (18% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (15% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Condition (73% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Attachment
    • 2.6% fail on Drive shafts (40% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Front drive shafts (40% better than other 2001 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Constant velocity joints (40% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.076% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.7% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 1.6% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.82% fail on Front
      • 0.80% fail on Rear
    • 1.5% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.48% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.20% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
      • 0.14% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.45% fail on Prescribed areas (89% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Component mounting (92% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Subframe mounting (84% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Spring mounting (85% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Macpherson strut (39% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Condition (39% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.11% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.025% fail on Attachment
    • 0.038% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.025% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.013% fail on Attachment
    • 0.025% fail on Trailing arms (93% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.013% fail on Attachment
    • 0.013% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.013% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 15% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (78% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 9.3% fail on Exhaust system (95% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Emissions (75% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Emissions not tested (93% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Fuel system (60% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Cap (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pipe
      • 0.13% fail on System (56% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Hose (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
  • 11% fail on Tyres (17% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 6.8% fail on Tread depth (24% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.31% fail on Size/type
    • 0.11% fail on Valve stem
  • 10% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.5% fail on Wipers
    • 4.4% fail on Washers (16% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.55% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.064% fail on Bonnet
  • 7.0% fail on Steering (48% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Steering system (58% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Track rod end (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Steering rack (66% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.10% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.076% fail on Free play
        • 0.076% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.025% fail on Other components
        • 0.025% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.57% fail on Power steering
      • 0.33% fail on Other components (120% worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Operation
      • 0.076% fail on Rams (3 times worse than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Drive system
      • 0.013% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.10% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.076% fail on Steering control
      • 0.064% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.013% fail on Steering column
    • 0.013% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (53% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Doors
      • 0.41% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.038% fail on Drivers (75% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Passengers front (82% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Engine mountings (2 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Spare wheel (5 times worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Seats
      • 0.13% fail on Drivers
      • 0.064% fail on Passengers
    • 0.17% fail on Body condition (89% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Vehicle structure (83% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Chassis (83% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.025% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.013% fail on Load security
      • 0.013% fail on Bootlid
  • 1.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN (29% worse than other 2001 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate (29% worse than other 2001 cars)
  • 1.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (73% better than other 2001 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Seat belts (77% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Condition
      • 0.19% fail on Prescribed areas (92% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Requirements
    • 0.56% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (65% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (64% better than other 2001 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.38% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.32% fail on Attachment
    • 0.064% fail on Condition
  • 0.013% fail on Towbars
    • 0.013% fail on Vehicle structure
  • 0.013% fail on Driving Controls and Speed Limiters
    • 0.013% fail on Speed limiter

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