Failed mot need advice – Ac Aceca 1.4 2004

Car Forum Repair & Maintenance Failed mot need advice – Ac Aceca 1.4 2004

  • Y0ungSp4rt4n
    Community Member
    May 21, 2022 at 7:13 pm



    hi i have brought a car with a failed mot … first mistake

    it was from my older brother who told me i had gotten a good deal at 250 pound its a vauxall astra twin port 1.4  … if i were to put the list of faults from the mot could somebody with knowledge please give me advice on how to fix or the costs of fixing said faults much appreciated


    Reason(s) for failure:
    Supplementary restraint system warning lamp indicates a fault (7.1.6 (a))
    Windscreen washer provides insufficient washer liquid (3.5 (a))
    Nearside Front Service brake has no recorded effort at a wheel (1.2.1 (a) (ii))
    Service brake efficiency below requirements (1.2.2 (a) (i))
    Parking brake efficiency below requirements (1.4.2 (a) (i))
    Front Brakes imbalanced across an axle by more than 50% Axle 1 (1.2.1 (b) (ii))
    Rear Brakes imbalanced across an axle Axle 2 (1.2.1 (b) (i))

    Advisory notice item(s):
    Front Registration plate deteriorated but not likely to be misread (0.1 (b))
    Offside Rear spring rusty
    Nearside Rear Tyre slightly damaged/cracking or perishing (5.2.3 (d) (ii))
    Play in steering rack inner joint(s) ()
    Offside Front Tyre has a cut but not deep enough to reach the ply or cords (5.2.3 (d) (i))
    Oil leak, but not excessive (8.4.1 (a) (i))



    Brand: Ac
    Model: Aceca
    Year: 2004
    Engine: 1.4