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Nissan Cabstar MOT Results

Registered in 2013
49.9% pass rate
from 687 tests in 2020
(47% worse than other 2013 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 2013 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Cabstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Brakes (200% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 21% fail on Brake performance (4 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 17% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (6 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 17% fail on Rbt (sp) (6 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 9.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (18 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 9.5% fail on Rbt (sp) (19 times worse than other 2013 vans)
          • 7.4% fail on Service brake performance (23 times worse than other 2013 vans)
          • 3.9% fail on Service brake imbalance (16 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 5.5% fail on Parking brake performance (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 5.4% fail on Rbt (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
          • 5.2% fail on Parking brake performance (6 times worse than other 2013 vans)
          • 0.15% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.15% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.15% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 4.5% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 4.5% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
          • 3.5% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake imbalance (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.15% fail on Service brake performance
    • 9.6% fail on Mechanical brake components (130% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 5.1% fail on Brake discs and drums (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 5.1% fail on Brake discs (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 4.9% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 4.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.44% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.44% fail on Lever (10 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Parking brake control (4 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Lever (4 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Anti-lock braking system (4 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 0.44% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.44% fail on Pedal
    • 0.29% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.15% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.15% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 25% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (39% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 9.8% fail on Direction indicators (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 9.8% fail on Flashing type (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 8.2% fail on Side repeaters (9 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 1.9% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 4.9% fail on Electrical equipment (7 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 3.9% fail on Horn (10 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.58% fail on Electrical wiring (6 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.15% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.2% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.15% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.29% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 4.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 4.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.3% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.15% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (57% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Stop lamp (64% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.44% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.29% fail on Outline marker lamp
      • 0.15% fail on All outline marker lamps
    • 0.29% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.29% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 20% fail on Suspension (180% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 14% fail on Anti-roll bars (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 6.6% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (12 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 5.4% fail on Pins and bushes (10 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Linkage ball joints (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.87% fail on Linkage (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.58% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 5.5% fail on Suspension arms (150% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 5.4% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 2.8% fail on Wheel bearings (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers (140% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Other suspension component (4 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint (6 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.15% fail on Springs
      • 0.15% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.15% fail on Leaf spring
  • 11% fail on Visibility (72% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 6.7% fail on Washers (140% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Wipers
    • 0.73% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.73% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.73% fail on View to rear
      • 0.73% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.3% fail on Tyres (47% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 4.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Size/type
  • 6.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (140% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 6.1% fail on Exhaust emissions (140% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Compression ignition (81% worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 3.3% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (160% worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 0.29% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
      • 2.5% fail on Spark ignition (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
        • 2.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.58% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.29% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.15% fail on Other leaks
  • 3.6% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 1.3% fail on Body (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.87% fail on Mounting fixings (83 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Body condition
      • 0.15% fail on Panel
      • 0.15% fail on Other body component
    • 1.2% fail on Bumpers (7 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.58% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.29% fail on Tank (8 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.58% fail on Cabs (139 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Mounting fixings (349 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Steps
      • 0.15% fail on Cab condition
    • 0.15% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.15% fail on Seats
      • 0.15% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 1.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.44% fail on Prescribed areas (51 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.44% fail on Requirements (10 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
    • 0.44% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.58% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.58% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.44% fail on Steering (79% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.29% fail on Steering linkage components (83% better than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Track rod end (81% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.15% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.44% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.44% fail on Attachment