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Vauxhall Chevette MOT Results

74.4% pass rate
from 199 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 pre-1990 cars and highlighted areas where the Vauxhall Chevette is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.5% fail on Front lamps
    • 2.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.5% fail on All direction indicators
        • 1.0% fail on Individual lamps
    • 2.0% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.5% fail on Lamp
      • 0.50% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.50% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.50% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.0% fail on Horn
    • 0.50% fail on Battery
    • 0.50% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.50% fail on Stop lamp
  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 7.5% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.5% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.5% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 1.5% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.50% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 4.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.5% fail on Components
        • 1.5% fail on Hoses
        • 1.0% fail on Pipes
      • 0.50% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.50% fail on Operation
      • 0.50% fail on Leaks
    • 0.50% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.50% fail on Condition
    • 0.50% fail on Hub components
      • 0.50% fail on Brake pads
  • 8.5% fail on Suspension
    • 3.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.5% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.50% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.50% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 2.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.50% fail on Linkage condition
    • 2.5% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.0% fail on Front
      • 0.50% fail on Rear
    • 1.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.50% fail on Condition
      • 0.50% fail on Attachment
    • 0.50% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.50% fail on Condition
    • 0.50% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.50% fail on Condition
    • 0.50% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 7.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.0% fail on Emissions (140% worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Exhaust system
  • 5.5% fail on Steering
    • 4.0% fail on Steering system
      • 3.0% fail on Steering rack
      • 1.0% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.50% fail on Free play
        • 0.50% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.0% fail on Locking devices (5 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Steering control
      • 0.50% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.50% fail on Universal joint
  • 2.5% fail on Driver's view of the road (65% better than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Wipers
    • 0.50% fail on Washers
  • 2.0% fail on Tyres
    • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.50% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.5% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.50% fail on Condition
  • 0.50% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.50% fail on Body condition
  • 0.50% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.50% fail on Registration plate
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