Vauxhall Zafira MOT Results

Registered in 2013
83.2% pass rate
from 27,615 tests in 2017
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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Zafira is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.7% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim (43% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamps (44% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp (52% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0072% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.0072% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.0072% fail on Switch
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.71% fail on Position lamps (28% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Front lamps (42% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Rear lamps (36% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0072% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.48% fail on Stop lamp (55% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.38% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.25% fail on Individual lamps (180% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.069% fail on All direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.054% fail on Side repeaters (81% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.0072% fail on Switch
    • 0.17% fail on Horn (100% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.16% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.0072% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.0072% fail on Switch
    • 0.12% fail on Battery (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.043% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.036% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.014% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.014% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.011% fail on Lamp
      • 0.0036% fail on Switch
    • 0.0072% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 4.6% fail on Tyres
    • 2.6% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.087% fail on Size/type
    • 0.014% fail on Valve stem
  • 3.6% fail on Brakes (26% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Hub components (48% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Brake pads (53% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Brake discs (39% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.018% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.0036% fail on Brake drums
    • 0.58% fail on Brake performance (20% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.18% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.094% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.087% fail on Parking brake performance (55% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.014% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.14% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.080% fail on Leaks (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.047% fail on Components
        • 0.022% fail on Hoses
        • 0.011% fail on Pipes
        • 0.011% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.0036% fail on Valves
      • 0.0072% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.0072% fail on Operation
    • 0.13% fail on ABS (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.076% fail on Electronic stability system (120% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.040% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.040% fail on Pedal
        • 0.040% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.036% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.025% fail on Parking brake (82% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Condition (86% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0072% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.011% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.011% fail on Cable
  • 3.5% fail on Driver's view of the road (18% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers (44% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Washers (39% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.080% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.0036% fail on Bonnet
  • 0.88% fail on Suspension (46% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.41% fail on Condition
    • 0.10% fail on Suspension arms (58% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (58% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0036% fail on Condition
    • 0.080% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.051% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.011% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.011% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.0036% fail on Condition
      • 0.0036% fail on Attachment
    • 0.076% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.062% fail on Rear
      • 0.014% fail on Front (77% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.069% fail on Shock absorbers (81% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on Condition (81% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.065% fail on Drive shafts (70% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.062% fail on Front drive shafts (71% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.062% fail on Constant velocity joints (71% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0036% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.0036% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.033% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.029% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.029% fail on Condition
    • 0.014% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.014% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.011% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.0072% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0036% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0036% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.0036% fail on Condition
    • 0.0036% fail on Axles
      • 0.0036% fail on Swivel joints/housing
    • 0.0036% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.0036% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.0036% fail on Component mounting
  • 0.80% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (93% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Exhaust system (85% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Fuel system (170% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Cap (190% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on System
      • 0.022% fail on Pipe (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0036% fail on Tank
      • 0.0036% fail on Hose
    • 0.13% fail on Emissions (56% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.054% fail on Emissions not tested (130% worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.26% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.26% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.23% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.17% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
      • 0.011% fail on Requirements
      • 0.011% fail on Attachment
    • 0.062% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (53% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.058% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (53% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0036% fail on Seat belt load limiter
  • 0.22% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (62% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.083% fail on Body condition
    • 0.047% fail on Doors
      • 0.040% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.0072% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.040% fail on Seats
      • 0.029% fail on Passengers (170% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Drivers
    • 0.022% fail on Spare wheel (15 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Engine mountings (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Body security
    • 0.0036% fail on Load security
      • 0.0036% fail on Tailgate
  • 0.21% fail on Steering
    • 0.12% fail on Steering system (43% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.094% fail on Track rod end (41% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.011% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.058% fail on Power steering (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Operation (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Other components (8 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0036% fail on Electronic power steering
      • 0.0036% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.0036% fail on Pump
      • 0.0036% fail on Rams
    • 0.025% fail on Steering control (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Steering wheel (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Steering column (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0036% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.0036% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.0072% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.14% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.076% fail on Attachment
    • 0.069% fail on Condition
  • 0.0036% fail on Towbars
    • 0.0036% fail on Towbar
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