Nissan Cabstar MOT Results

Registered in 1997
56.9% pass rate
from 72 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 1997 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Cabstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.6% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 5.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 5.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.2% fail on Headlamp
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 4.2% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (12 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Main beam tell-tale (38 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 2.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.8% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.8% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 2.8% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.4% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 1.4% fail on Horn
  • 19% fail on Brakes
    • 19% fail on Brake performance
      • 11% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 11% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 11% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 1997 vans)
          • 2.8% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 11% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (170% worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 11% fail on Rbt (sp) (180% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 8.3% fail on Service brake performance
        • 8.3% fail on Rbt
          • 6.9% fail on Service brake imbalance (4 times worse than other 1997 vans)
          • 2.8% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt
          • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 4.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 15% fail on Suspension
    • 6.9% fail on Wheel bearings (3 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.2% fail on Ball joint
    • 4.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.8% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 1.4% fail on Springs
      • 1.4% fail on Leaf springs
        • 1.4% fail on Leaf spring
    • 1.4% fail on Suspension rods
      • 1.4% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 15% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 15% fail on Seat belts (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 14% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Attachment (20 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Condition
  • 14% fail on Steering (170% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 11% fail on Steering linkage components (3 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 6.9% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.4% fail on Drag link end
      • 1.4% fail on Steering arm
    • 1.4% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.4% fail on Steering box
    • 1.4% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 6.9% fail on Body (5 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 5.6% fail on Other body component (12 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Body condition
    • 4.2% fail on Chassis
      • 4.2% fail on Chassis condition
    • 4.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 4.2% fail on Cabs (13 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Prescribed areas (11 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Steps
      • 1.4% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 1.4% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.4% fail on Tank
    • 1.4% fail on Seats
      • 1.4% fail on Driver's seat
  • 8.3% fail on Visibility
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers
    • 2.8% fail on Washers
    • 1.4% fail on Condition of glass
      • 1.4% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.2% fail on Tyres
    • 2.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.4% fail on Condition
  • 2.8% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 2.8% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 1.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 1.4% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.4% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo