Nissan Cabstar MOT Results

Registered in 1998
54.4% pass rate
from 114 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 1998 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Cabstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 7.9% fail on Headlamp
    • 7.9% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 7.9% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 7.9% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 7.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 6.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 5.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.88% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 6.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.1% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.88% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.88% fail on Horn
    • 0.88% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.88% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.88% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 20% fail on Brakes
    • 14% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.0% fail on Service brake performance
        • 7.0% fail on Rbt
          • 4.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 2.6% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 7.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 7.0% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 6.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 6.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 5.3% fail on Service brake performance
          • 2.6% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 6.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.88% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.88% fail on Leaks
    • 0.88% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.88% fail on Lever
    • 0.88% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.88% fail on Valves
    • 0.88% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.88% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.88% fail on Other braking system component
    • 0.88% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.88% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 18% fail on Suspension
    • 6.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 4.4% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 4.4% fail on Springs
      • 2.6% fail on Leaf springs
        • 2.6% fail on Leaf spring (9 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.6% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.88% fail on Axles
      • 0.88% fail on Axle
    • 0.88% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.88% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.88% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 17% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 6.1% fail on Chassis
      • 6.1% fail on Chassis condition
    • 6.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.5% fail on Cabs (9 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Steps (24 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Prescribed areas (6 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.8% fail on Tank (10 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.88% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.88% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.88% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.88% fail on Transmission
      • 0.88% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.88% fail on Prop shaft
    • 0.88% fail on Body
      • 0.88% fail on Panel
    • 0.88% fail on Floor
  • 15% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 15% fail on Seat belts (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 15% fail on Prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 1998 vans)
  • 8.8% fail on Visibility
    • 5.3% fail on Wipers
    • 2.6% fail on Washers
    • 1.8% fail on View to rear
      • 1.8% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.9% fail on Steering
    • 5.3% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 5.3% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.88% fail on Intermediate drop arm
    • 2.6% fail on Power steering
      • 1.8% fail on Other components (6 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.88% fail on Operation
      • 0.88% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.88% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.88% fail on Steering play
      • 0.88% fail on Steering box
  • 5.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.88% fail on Size/type
    • 0.88% fail on Condition
  • 3.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 2.6% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.6% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.8% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.88% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
    • 0.88% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.88% fail on Other leaks
  • 2.6% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plates