Nissan Cabstar MOT Results

Registered in 1998
48.5% pass rate
from 130 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 1998 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Cabstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 30% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 14% fail on Headlamps (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 14% fail on Headlamp (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.77% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.77% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 12% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.8% fail on Rear lamps
      • 2.3% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.77% fail on All position lamps
    • 6.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 5.4% fail on Fog lamp
      • 2.3% fail on Tell tale (6 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.3% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.77% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (15 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Battery
    • 2.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.77% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.77% fail on Horn
  • 30% fail on Brakes (46% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 25% fail on Brake performance (110% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 12% fail on Front wheels (150% worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 11% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 8.5% fail on Rear wheels
      • 8.5% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 4.6% fail on Brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.77% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.77% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 10% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 8.5% fail on Components
        • 7.7% fail on Pipes
        • 0.77% fail on Valves
      • 1.5% fail on Leaks
    • 3.1% fail on Hub components
      • 2.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.77% fail on Brake discs
  • 17% fail on Suspension
    • 11% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 6.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 3.8% fail on Spring mounting
      • 0.77% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 5.4% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 2.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.77% fail on Torsion bars
      • 0.77% fail on Attachment
    • 0.77% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.77% fail on Front
  • 17% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 17% fail on Seat belts (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 15% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
  • 17% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 12% fail on Wipers (99% worse than other 1998 vans)
    • 4.6% fail on Washers
    • 1.5% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.77% fail on Mirrors
  • 10% fail on Steering
    • 7.7% fail on Steering system
      • 5.4% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.5% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.77% fail on Free play
        • 0.77% fail on Steering box
      • 0.77% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.77% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.77% fail on Other components
        • 0.77% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 3.8% fail on Power steering (3 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Pipes and hoses (13 times worse than other 1998 vans)
      • 0.77% fail on Operation
  • 7.7% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 4.6% fail on Body condition
    • 3.1% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 3.1% fail on Chassis
    • 0.77% fail on Body security
    • 0.77% fail on Load security
      • 0.77% fail on Hinged tailboard
  • 7.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 6.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.77% fail on Emissions
    • 0.77% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.77% fail on Cap
  • 6.9% fail on Tyres
    • 4.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.77% fail on Size/type
    • 0.77% fail on Valve stem
  • 1.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate