Nissan Interstar MOT Results

Registered in 2002
54.4% pass rate
from 79 tests in 2020
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 2002 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Interstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Brakes
    • 19% fail on Brake performance
      • 16% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (170% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 15% fail on Rbt (sp) (160% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 8.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 8.9% fail on Rbt
          • 8.9% fail on Service brake performance
      • 8.9% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 8.9% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 7.6% fail on Service brake performance
          • 2.5% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 6.3% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 6.3% fail on Rbt
          • 6.3% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 8.9% fail on Load sensing valves (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.5% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.3% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 1.3% fail on Hand lever
    • 1.3% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 1.3% fail on Additional braking device
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 10% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 8.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.1% fail on Ball joint
      • 3.8% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 6.3% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 2.5% fail on Other suspension component
      • 2.5% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.3% fail on Springs
      • 1.3% fail on Leaf springs
        • 1.3% fail on Shackle bracket
  • 14% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.1% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.5% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 2.5% fail on Horn
    • 3.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.5% fail on Position lamp
      • 1.3% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.5% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.3% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 13% fail on Steering
    • 7.6% fail on Steering gear (4 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 7.6% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.5% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.3% fail on Drag link end
    • 1.3% fail on Power steering
      • 1.3% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 1.3% fail on Steering wheel
  • 13% fail on Visibility
    • 7.6% fail on Washers
    • 3.8% fail on Wipers
    • 2.5% fail on Driver's view (10 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on View to rear
      • 2.5% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 2.5% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.5% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 2.5% fail on Chassis
      • 2.5% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.3% fail on Transmission
      • 1.3% fail on Drive shafts
        • 1.3% fail on Joints
    • 1.3% fail on Boot lid
      • 1.3% fail on Other boot lid component
  • 5.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.5% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (6 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.3% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 1.3% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 5.1% fail on Tyres
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 2.5% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.3% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.3% fail on Condition