Nissan Cabstar MOT Results

Registered in 2011
45.9% pass rate
from 394 tests in 2017
(45% worse than other 2011 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 2011 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Cabstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 36% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (56% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 9.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 9.9% fail on Direction indicators (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 9.9% fail on Flashing type (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 8.4% fail on Side repeaters (10 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.0% fail on All direction indicators (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 9.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.3% fail on Front lamps
      • 3.8% fail on Rear lamps (130% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 9.6% fail on Headlamps (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 9.6% fail on Headlamp (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 7.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 3.3% fail on Fog lamp
    • 2.0% fail on Horn (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.76% fail on Electrical wiring (7 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on Battery
    • 0.25% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.25% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.25% fail on Lamp
    • 0.25% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 28% fail on Suspension (140% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 15% fail on Anti-roll bars (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 11% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 6.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (5 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage condition (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Attachment
    • 15% fail on Shock absorbers (13 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 15% fail on Condition (13 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 5.1% fail on Front suspension joints (6 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Suspension arms (110% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (110% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.76% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.51% fail on Front
      • 0.25% fail on Rear
    • 0.51% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.25% fail on Condition
      • 0.25% fail on Securing bolts
  • 27% fail on Brakes (170% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 22% fail on Brake performance (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 19% fail on Parking brake performance (6 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 9.1% fail on Service brake performance (24 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 5.8% fail on Rear wheels (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.0% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 7.4% fail on Hub components (77% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 4.6% fail on Brake discs (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.76% fail on Brake calipers (5 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 7.1% fail on Parking brake (9 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 7.1% fail on Condition (9 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 4.3% fail on Hydraulic systems (130% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Components
        • 2.5% fail on Pipes
        • 0.51% fail on Valves (22 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.25% fail on Hoses
        • 0.25% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.76% fail on Leaks (6 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.51% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (5 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Service brake control components
      • 1.0% fail on Pedal
        • 0.76% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.25% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on ABS
    • 0.51% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.51% fail on Cable
      • 0.25% fail on Lever
    • 0.25% fail on Restricted movement
  • 14% fail on Driver's view of the road (82% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 7.1% fail on Washers (150% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers
    • 2.0% fail on Mirrors (180% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Windscreen
  • 9.6% fail on Tyres (64% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 6.1% fail on Tread depth (77% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.25% fail on Valve stem
  • 8.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (5 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 7.4% fail on Exhaust system (11 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.51% fail on Cap
      • 0.51% fail on System
      • 0.25% fail on Tank
      • 0.25% fail on Pipe
    • 1.0% fail on Emissions not tested (7 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on Emissions
  • 4.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Seat belts (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Prescribed areas (116 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Condition
      • 0.25% fail on Attachment
    • 1.8% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 4.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Seats (7 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Drivers (10 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Body security (35 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.76% fail on Body condition
    • 0.25% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.25% fail on Chassis
    • 0.25% fail on Doors
      • 0.25% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.25% fail on Spare wheel
  • 1.3% fail on Steering
    • 0.76% fail on Steering system
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.25% fail on Other components
        • 0.25% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.76% fail on Power steering
      • 0.51% fail on Operation
      • 0.25% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 1.0% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.25% fail on Towbars
    • 0.25% fail on Towbar
  • 0.25% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.25% fail on Attachment