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Nissan Interstar MOT Results

Registered in 2003
51.9% pass rate
from 133 tests in 2017
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 2003 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Interstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 32% fail on Brakes (45% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 25% fail on Brake performance (93% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 20% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 12% fail on Rear wheels (100% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 9.8% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Front wheels
    • 16% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 15% fail on Components
        • 9.8% fail on Valves (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 6.0% fail on Hoses (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 4.5% fail on Pipes
      • 0.75% fail on Leaks
    • 6.8% fail on Hub components
      • 6.0% fail on Brake pads (190% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.75% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.75% fail on Pedal
        • 0.75% fail on Condition
    • 0.75% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.75% fail on Lever
    • 0.75% fail on Restricted movement
  • 31% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.8% fail on Front lamps
      • 3.0% fail on Rear lamps
    • 9.0% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 8.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 7.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 7.5% fail on Fog lamp
    • 7.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.3% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.75% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.75% fail on Switch
    • 3.8% fail on Horn
    • 1.5% fail on Battery
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.75% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.75% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.75% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.75% fail on Lamp
    • 0.75% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 21% fail on Suspension
    • 6.8% fail on Drive shafts
      • 6.8% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 6.8% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 6.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 6.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 5.3% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 3.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.75% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.75% fail on Linkage condition
    • 3.0% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.3% fail on Front
      • 0.75% fail on Rear
    • 1.5% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.75% fail on Anchor bracket
      • 0.75% fail on Shackle bracket
    • 0.75% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.75% fail on Condition
    • 0.75% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.75% fail on Condition
    • 0.75% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.75% fail on Spring mounting
  • 16% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.8% fail on Wipers
    • 6.0% fail on Washers
    • 2.3% fail on Windscreen
    • 1.5% fail on Mirrors
  • 11% fail on Steering
    • 9.0% fail on Steering system
      • 7.5% fail on Steering rack (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end
    • 2.3% fail on Power steering
      • 0.75% fail on Operation
      • 0.75% fail on Drive system
      • 0.75% fail on Pump
  • 6.0% fail on Tyres
    • 4.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Tread depth
  • 3.8% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.8% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
  • 3.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.0% fail on Doors
      • 2.3% fail on Passengers front (6 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Drivers
    • 0.75% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.75% fail on Chassis
    • 0.75% fail on Body condition
  • 0.75% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.75% fail on Registration plate