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Nissan Cabstar MOT Results

Registered in 2001
46.6% pass rate
from 468 tests in 2017
Pass rate by mileage
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.

  • 36% fail on Brakes (61% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 33% fail on Brake performance (140% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 28% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 14% fail on Rear wheels (150% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 9.2% fail on Service brake performance (150% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 6.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.3% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.21% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 9.4% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 8.3% fail on Components
        • 4.5% fail on Pipes
        • 2.1% fail on Hoses
        • 2.1% fail on Valves
      • 1.1% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.85% fail on Leaks
    • 2.1% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Hub components
      • 1.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.21% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.21% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.1% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.21% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.21% fail on Brake slack adjuster
    • 0.21% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.21% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.21% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
  • 36% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (20% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 13% fail on Position lamps (62% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 9.2% fail on Rear lamps (190% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 5.1% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.21% fail on All position lamps
    • 10% fail on Direction indicators (150% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 10% fail on Flashing type (150% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 6.6% fail on Side repeaters (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 4.3% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.43% fail on All direction indicators
    • 7.9% fail on Rear fog lamp (85% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 7.9% fail on Fog lamp (90% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Tell tale
    • 6.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 6.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 6.2% fail on Registration plate lamp (37% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 5.8% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.43% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (11 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.43% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale' (11 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.43% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (7 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.43% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale' (11 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Horn
    • 1.7% fail on Battery
    • 1.1% fail on Trailer electrical socket (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.85% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.43% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 16% fail on Suspension (32% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 6.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (200% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 6.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Attachment (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.43% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.21% fail on Condition
      • 0.21% fail on Presence
    • 4.5% fail on Axles (20 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.3% fail on King pins (29 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Stub axle
    • 1.7% fail on Leaf springs
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 0.85% fail on Shackle
        • 0.21% fail on Anchor
      • 0.43% fail on Spring eye
      • 0.21% fail on Securing bolts
    • 0.85% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.85% fail on Condition
    • 0.64% fail on Front suspension joints (75% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.43% fail on Wheel bearings (83% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.43% fail on Front
    • 0.43% fail on Prescribed areas (96% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.21% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.21% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.21% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 14% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (160% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 14% fail on Seat belts (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 13% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
      • 0.85% fail on Requirements (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
  • 14% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.1% fail on Washers
    • 5.3% fail on Wipers
    • 2.1% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.85% fail on Windscreen
  • 13% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (61% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 8.1% fail on Exhaust system (66% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 2.4% fail on Tank (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.64% fail on Cap
      • 0.64% fail on System
    • 2.1% fail on Emissions
    • 1.5% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 10% fail on Steering
    • 8.3% fail on Steering system
      • 5.3% fail on Drag link end (33 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Track rod end (70% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.43% fail on Other components
        • 0.21% fail on Steering pivot point
        • 0.21% fail on Steering component
      • 0.21% fail on Steering box
    • 1.3% fail on Power steering
      • 0.64% fail on Other components
      • 0.43% fail on Operation
      • 0.21% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 1.1% fail on Steering operation (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.21% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 9.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 4.9% fail on Body condition
    • 2.4% fail on Seats (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Drivers (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Passengers
    • 1.5% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.5% fail on Chassis
    • 0.85% fail on Body security (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.43% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.21% fail on Doors
      • 0.21% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.21% fail on Load security
      • 0.21% fail on Hinged tailboard
  • 4.5% fail on Tyres (42% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.9% fail on Condition
  • 1.3% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate
    • 0.21% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.43% fail on Towbars
    • 0.43% fail on Towbar