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Nissan Cabstar MOT Results

Registered in 2006
44.4% pass rate
from 656 tests in 2017
(14% worse than other 2006 vans)
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 2006 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Cabstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 35% fail on Brakes (90% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 32% fail on Brake performance (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 27% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 13% fail on Service brake performance (11 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 11% fail on Rear wheels (130% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 7.0% fail on Front wheels (170% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.15% fail on Brake operation
    • 5.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.6% fail on Components
        • 2.9% fail on Pipes
        • 1.1% fail on Hoses
        • 0.76% fail on Valves
      • 0.46% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 3.7% fail on Hub components
      • 2.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.5% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.30% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.2% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.46% fail on ABS
    • 0.46% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.30% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.30% fail on Cable
  • 32% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 13% fail on Direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 13% fail on Flashing type (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 8.7% fail on Side repeaters (10 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 4.7% fail on Individual lamps (95% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.4% fail on All direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 8.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.4% fail on Rear lamps (130% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Front lamps (68% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 7.2% fail on Horn (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 6.3% fail on Registration plate lamp (43% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 6.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 4.3% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.15% fail on Tell tale
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.1% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.76% fail on Battery
    • 0.46% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.15% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars (78% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 8.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.2% fail on Attachment (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage condition
    • 11% fail on Shock absorbers (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 11% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 4.4% fail on Front suspension joints (100% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.4% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.4% fail on Front
    • 0.91% fail on Prescribed areas (75% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.91% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.15% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.30% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.15% fail on Anchor bracket
      • 0.15% fail on Securing bolts
    • 0.15% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
  • 15% fail on Driver's view of the road (40% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 7.3% fail on Washers (79% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 6.3% fail on Wipers
    • 4.9% fail on Mirrors (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.91% fail on Windscreen
  • 15% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 14% fail on Seat belts (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 12% fail on Prescribed areas (6 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
      • 0.91% fail on Attachment (10 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.76% fail on Requirements (6 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.1% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.15% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 13% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 7.6% fail on Body condition (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Vehicle structure (180% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Chassis (180% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Seats (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Drivers (7 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Body security (15 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.76% fail on Load security (10 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.61% fail on Dropside (66 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Hinged tailboard
    • 0.30% fail on Spare wheel
  • 12% fail on Steering (100% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 11% fail on Steering system (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 6.9% fail on Track rod end (84% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Drag link end (46 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.76% fail on Other components (13 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.76% fail on Steering pivot point (15 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.46% fail on Free play
        • 0.46% fail on Steering box (28 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Steering box (14 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.91% fail on Power steering
      • 0.61% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.30% fail on Operation
    • 0.30% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.15% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.15% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 7.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.3% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Size/type (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Valve stem
  • 6.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.9% fail on Exhaust system (64% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.2% fail on Cap (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Tank
      • 0.30% fail on System
      • 0.15% fail on Pipe
    • 0.46% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.91% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.91% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.15% fail on Towbars
    • 0.15% fail on Towbar