Nissan Cabstar MOT Results

Registered in 2015
56.2% pass rate
from 969 tests in 2020
(77% worse than other 2015 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 2015 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Cabstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (95% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 6.4% fail on Headlamp aim (120% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 6.3% fail on Headlamp aim (130% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.4% fail on Direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 4.4% fail on Flashing type (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 3.1% fail on Side repeaters (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 1.7% fail on Individual direction indicators (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamps (100% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp (110% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.3% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (200% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (200% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 2.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (200% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Electrical equipment (4 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Horn (7 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.72% fail on Electrical wiring (8 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.62% fail on Reversing lamps (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.62% fail on Reversing lamps (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.52% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.52% fail on Outline marker lamp
    • 0.10% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 19% fail on Brakes (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 13% fail on Brake performance (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 11% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (9 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 11% fail on Rbt (sp) (9 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.21% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (9 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Parking brake performance (9 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 3.8% fail on Rbt (10 times worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 3.3% fail on Parking brake performance (10 times worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.31% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (7 times worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.21% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (11 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt (200% worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake imbalance (4 times worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.93% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.21% fail on Plate brake tester (15 times worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.21% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (21 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.93% fail on Service brake performance (7 times worse than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.62% fail on Service brake imbalance (4 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (84% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 4.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 4.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.8% fail on Brake discs and drums (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 2.8% fail on Brake discs (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.10% fail on Cable
        • 0.10% fail on Lever
    • 3.4% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (7 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Electronic stability control (11 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.93% fail on Anti-lock braking system (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Parking brake control (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Lever (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.41% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.41% fail on Pedal
    • 0.31% fail on Hydraulic systems (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Valves (87 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Master cylinder
    • 0.21% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.21% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 17% fail on Suspension (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 14% fail on Anti-roll bars (10 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 6.8% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (33 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 4.9% fail on Pins and bushes (32 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 4.1% fail on Linkage ball joints (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint (6 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.52% fail on Linkage (17 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (31 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.4% fail on Suspension arms (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Ball joint (6 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 2.1% fail on Shock absorbers (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.41% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.41% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.10% fail on Springs
      • 0.10% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.10% fail on Leaf spring
  • 9.9% fail on Visibility (90% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 4.4% fail on Washers (110% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Wipers (71% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Condition of glass (160% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Windscreen (160% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on View to rear (160% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Mirrors (160% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.10% fail on Driver's view
  • 5.1% fail on Tyres
    • 3.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.9% fail on Condition
  • 4.0% fail on Body, chassis, structure (140% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Body (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Mounting fixings (138 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.62% fail on Other body component
      • 0.21% fail on Panel
    • 0.72% fail on Bumpers (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.31% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.21% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.10% fail on Tank
    • 0.21% fail on Load security (8 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.10% fail on Tailgate condition
      • 0.10% fail on Dropside
        • 0.10% fail on Dropside condition
    • 0.10% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.10% fail on Cabs
      • 0.10% fail on Cab condition
  • 2.7% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (77% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 1.5% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.93% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.52% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.10% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.93% fail on Spark ignition (180% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.93% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (190% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.41% fail on Fluid leaks (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Transmission oil leaks (39 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 0.93% fail on Steering
    • 0.41% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.31% fail on Ball joint (12 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.31% fail on Power steering
      • 0.21% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.10% fail on Operation
    • 0.21% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.21% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.52% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.41% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.21% fail on Requirements (6 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Condition
    • 0.10% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.31% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.21% fail on Registration plates
    • 0.10% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.21% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.21% fail on Attachment