Nissan Cabstar MOT Results

Registered in 1997
61.5% pass rate
from 96 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 1997 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Cabstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Brakes
    • 16% fail on Brake performance
      • 8.3% fail on Rear wheels
      • 7.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 6.3% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 3.1% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.1% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 9.4% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 9.4% fail on Components
        • 8.3% fail on Pipes
        • 2.1% fail on Hoses
        • 1.0% fail on Valves
    • 3.1% fail on Hub components
      • 1.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.0% fail on Brake drums
      • 1.0% fail on Brake calipers
    • 2.1% fail on Mechanical components
      • 2.1% fail on Cable
    • 1.0% fail on Additional braking devices
    • 1.0% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 1.0% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
      • 1.0% fail on Components
        • 1.0% fail on Servos
  • 19% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 7.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 7.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 1.0% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 1.0% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 5.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.1% fail on Rear lamps
      • 1.0% fail on All position lamps
      • 1.0% fail on Front lamps
    • 4.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.1% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.0% fail on Tell tales
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.1% fail on Fog lamp
      • 1.0% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.0% fail on Battery
    • 1.0% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 1.0% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 6.3% fail on Front suspension joints (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 6.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 6.3% fail on Component mounting
    • 4.2% fail on Leaf springs (4 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Condition (9 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 1.0% fail on Shackle
      • 1.0% fail on Shackle bracket
    • 2.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.0% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 1.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.0% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.0% fail on Front
  • 15% fail on Steering (140% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 10% fail on Steering system
      • 4.2% fail on Drag link end (16 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 4.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.0% fail on Steering arm
      • 1.0% fail on Other components
        • 1.0% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 2.1% fail on Power steering
      • 1.0% fail on Operation
      • 1.0% fail on Other components
    • 2.1% fail on Prescribed areas (12 times worse than other 1997 vans)
  • 13% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 13% fail on Seat belts
      • 13% fail on Prescribed areas (130% worse than other 1997 vans)
  • 10% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 6.3% fail on Body condition
    • 3.1% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 3.1% fail on Chassis
    • 1.0% fail on Body security
    • 1.0% fail on Seats
      • 1.0% fail on Passengers
  • 10% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.3% fail on Washers
    • 5.2% fail on Wipers
    • 2.1% fail on Mirrors
  • 8.3% fail on Tyres
    • 4.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on Size/type
  • 7.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 3.1% fail on Cap (7 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Emissions
  • 3.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate
    • 1.0% fail on Vehicle Identification Number