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Vauxhall Viva MOT Results

76.6% pass rate
from 137 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 Viva is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 8.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.4% fail on Rbt
          • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.73% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.73% fail on Service brake performance
      • 4.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 4.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance
          • 2.9% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.73% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.73% fail on Rbt
          • 0.73% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.73% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.73% fail on Pedal
    • 0.73% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.73% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.73% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.73% fail on Brake linings
  • 8.0% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.2% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.5% fail on Horn
      • 0.73% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.5% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.73% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.73% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.73% fail on Stop lamp
  • 7.3% fail on Suspension
    • 2.2% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 2.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.73% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.73% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.73% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.73% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.73% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.73% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.73% fail on Ball joint
  • 4.4% fail on Steering
    • 3.6% fail on Steering gear
      • 3.6% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.73% fail on Track rod end
  • 3.6% fail on Visibility
    • 2.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.73% fail on View to rear
      • 0.73% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.6% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 2.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.73% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.73% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.73% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.73% fail on Pipe
  • 3.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.6% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.6% fail on Spark ignition
        • 3.6% fail on Non catalyst emissions
  • 0.73% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.73% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.73% fail on Condition
  • 0.73% fail on Tyres
    • 0.73% fail on Condition