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Vauxhall Chevette MOT Results

76.6% pass rate
from 218 tests in 2020
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 pre-1990 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Chevette is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.46% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.2% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 3.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 3.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.8% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.46% fail on Switch
    • 1.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.92% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.46% fail on Horn
    • 0.46% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.46% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.46% fail on Individual direction indicators
  • 6.9% fail on Brakes
    • 4.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt
          • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 2.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.92% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.46% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.46% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.46% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 1.4% fail on Hydraulic systems (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Servos
      • 0.46% fail on Master cylinder
      • 0.46% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.46% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.46% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.46% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.46% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.46% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.46% fail on Other components
    • 0.46% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.46% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.46% fail on Cable
  • 6.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.5% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.5% fail on Spark ignition
        • 5.5% fail on Non catalyst emissions
    • 0.46% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.46% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 5.5% fail on Visibility
    • 4.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.92% fail on Wipers
  • 4.6% fail on Suspension
    • 2.3% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.92% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.92% fail on Springs
      • 0.92% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.92% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.92% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.46% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.46% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.46% fail on Linkage
    • 0.46% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint
  • 4.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 2.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.92% fail on Body
      • 0.46% fail on Panel
      • 0.46% fail on Other body component
    • 0.92% fail on Seats
      • 0.92% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.46% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.46% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.46% fail on Chassis
      • 0.46% fail on Strengthening plate
  • 1.4% fail on Steering
    • 0.92% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.92% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.46% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.46% fail on Track rod end
  • 1.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.4% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.46% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.46% fail on Attachment
  • 0.46% fail on Tyres
    • 0.46% fail on Condition
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