GENERIC Vehicle check

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Vehicle check

Amalgamated Vehicle checks of GENERIC vehicles

Our proprietary algorithms have number crunched over 7,637 GENERIC Vehicle checks and ranked the reasons that GENERICs fail their tests. Use this service to help find a new vehicle that’s right for you or get ready for your own GENERIC's check.

Some examples of the most common issues are:
Drive chain worn to excess (6.1.7 (c) (i)) Occurs:12 times
Front wheel bearings have excessive free play  Occurs:11 times
Registration plate lamp issues Occurs:74 times
Rear Valve stem seriously damaged (5.2.3 (j)) Occurs:11 times
Stop lamp remains on when the brake is released  Occurs:12 times
Rear Drive chain sprocket worn to excess (6.1.7 (c) (i)) Occurs:13 times
Drive chain worn to excess (6.1.7 (c) (i)) Occurs:12 times
Drive chain worn to excess  Occurs:14 times
Headlamp aim out of alignment Occurs:375 times
Registration plate issues Occurs:55 times
Drive chain worn to excess (6.1.7 (c) (i)) Occurs:12 times
Registration plate issues Occurs:55 times
Nearside Front Shock absorber has a serious fluid leak (5.3.2 (b)) Occurs:11 times
Front Stop lamp does not illuminate immediately a brake applies  Occurs:47 times
Wheel alignment incorrect which adversely affects the handling  Occurs:11 times
Drive chain worn to excess (6.1.7 (c) (i)) Occurs:12 times
Nearside Front shock absorber seal failed and leaking oil  Occurs:26 times
Offside Front shock absorber seal failed and leaking oil  Occurs:33 times
Rear Brake lever has inadequate reserve travel  Occurs:53 times
Rear Stop lamp does not illuminate immediately a brake applies  Occurs:59 times
Horn not working  Occurs:38 times
Drive chain worn to excess (6.1.7 (c) (i)) Occurs:12 times
Wheel alignment incorrect which adversely affects the handling  Occurs:11 times
Headlamp at least one does not illuminate on dipped beam i Occurs:92 times
Rear Rear shock absorber has inadequate damping effect.  Occurs:11 times
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