Nissan Cabstar MOT Results

Registered in 2001
49.9% pass rate
from 419 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 2001 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Cabstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 34% fail on Brakes (74% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 32% fail on Brake performance (150% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 27% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 27% fail on Rbt (sp) (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 11% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (82% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 11% fail on Rbt (sp) (84% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 9.1% fail on Service brake performance (150% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 2.6% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 9.3% fail on Service brake performance (75% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 9.3% fail on Rbt (78% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 7.6% fail on Service brake performance (88% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 3.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 3.8% fail on Parking brake performance (120% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 3.8% fail on Rbt (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 3.1% fail on Parking brake performance (120% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 0.72% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.24% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.1% fail on Flexible brake hoses (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 0.95% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.95% fail on Lever
    • 0.72% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.48% fail on Pedal
      • 0.24% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.72% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.48% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.24% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.72% fail on Mechanical brake components (77% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.72% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.72% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.24% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.24% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.24% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.24% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.24% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 27% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 8.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (110% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 8.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (110% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 7.9% fail on Rear fog lamp (100% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Switch (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 7.9% fail on Direction indicators (120% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 7.9% fail on Flashing type (120% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 5.3% fail on Side repeaters (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 2.9% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.24% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.24% fail on Switch
    • 6.7% fail on Electrical equipment (75% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Horn
      • 2.4% fail on Battery(ies) (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 6.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 6.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.48% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 5.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.72% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 5.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.0% fail on Position lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.48% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.24% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.24% fail on Switch
  • 17% fail on Suspension
    • 12% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 5.5% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.1% fail on Linkage ball joints (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (170% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.95% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.72% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (6 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.72% fail on Ball joint dust cover (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.24% fail on Linkage
      • 0.24% fail on Ball joint
    • 5.5% fail on Axles (25 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on King pins (48 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.72% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (10 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Stub axle
    • 2.4% fail on Springs
      • 2.4% fail on Leaf springs
        • 1.2% fail on Shackle pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.72% fail on Anchor pins and bushes (10 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.48% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (86% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.48% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.48% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.24% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.24% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.24% fail on Ball joint
  • 17% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 5.3% fail on Cabs (15 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.8% fail on Prescribed areas (17 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.95% fail on Steps (11 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Cab condition
    • 2.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.6% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.9% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.2% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.72% fail on Tank
      • 0.24% fail on System
    • 1.7% fail on Transmission (63% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Prop shafts
        • 1.2% fail on Joints (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.48% fail on Prop shaft
    • 1.2% fail on Body
      • 0.95% fail on Other body component
      • 0.24% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.95% fail on Seats
      • 0.95% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.72% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.72% fail on Doors
      • 0.72% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.72% fail on Door condition
    • 0.24% fail on Chassis
      • 0.24% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.24% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.24% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.24% fail on Load security
      • 0.24% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.24% fail on Other tailgate component
      • 0.24% fail on Dropside
        • 0.24% fail on Dropside condition
    • 0.24% fail on Floor
  • 11% fail on Visibility
    • 5.5% fail on Wipers
    • 4.1% fail on Washers
    • 2.4% fail on View to rear (190% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Mirrors (200% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.48% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.48% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.24% fail on Driver's view
  • 10% fail on Steering
    • 8.8% fail on Steering linkage components (81% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 5.3% fail on Track rod end
      • 2.6% fail on Drag link end (12 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Locking devices
    • 1.9% fail on Power steering
      • 1.2% fail on Pipes and hoses (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Operation
      • 0.24% fail on Pump
    • 0.48% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.48% fail on Operation (10 times worse than other 2001 vans)
  • 10% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (110% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 10% fail on Seat belts (160% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 8.6% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
      • 0.48% fail on Attachment (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Requirements
  • 6.7% fail on Tyres
    • 3.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.9% fail on Condition
    • 0.95% fail on Size/type
  • 6.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.0% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.0% fail on Compression ignition
        • 2.6% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.95% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.95% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.2% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.24% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 0.48% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.48% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.24% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.24% fail on Speedometer