Nissan Interstar MOT Results

Registered in 2003
44.7% pass rate
from 103 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 2003 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Interstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 33% fail on Brakes (65% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 25% fail on Brake performance (110% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 20% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 20% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 12% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (140% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 12% fail on Rbt (sp) (140% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 11% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.97% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 9.7% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 9.7% fail on Rbt (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 7.8% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 1.9% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (7 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.97% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.97% fail on Rbt
          • 0.97% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.97% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 5.8% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.9% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 3.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.9% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.9% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.97% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.97% fail on Cable
    • 4.9% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.9% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 1.9% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.9% fail on Brake fluid (8 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.97% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.97% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.97% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.97% fail on Lever
  • 22% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.9% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 4.9% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 4.9% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 3.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.9% fail on Position lamp
    • 3.9% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.9% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.97% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.97% fail on Horn
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.9% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.97% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.97% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.97% fail on Individual direction indicators
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 6.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.9% fail on Ball joint
      • 2.9% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.97% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 4.9% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.9% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 3.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.9% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.97% fail on Anti-roll bar
    • 1.9% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.97% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.97% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.97% fail on Springs
      • 0.97% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.97% fail on Anchor bracket
    • 0.97% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.97% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.97% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 9.7% fail on Steering
    • 7.8% fail on Steering gear (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 7.8% fail on Steering rack (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.97% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.97% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.97% fail on Power steering
      • 0.97% fail on Pump
  • 9.7% fail on Visibility
    • 5.8% fail on Washers
    • 3.9% fail on Wipers
    • 0.97% fail on Bonnet
  • 9.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.9% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.9% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.9% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.9% fail on Transmission
      • 1.9% fail on Drive shafts
        • 1.9% fail on Joints
    • 0.97% fail on Chassis
      • 0.97% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.97% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.97% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.97% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.97% fail on Body
      • 0.97% fail on Other body component
    • 0.97% fail on Seats
      • 0.97% fail on Driver's seat
  • 7.8% fail on Tyres
    • 4.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.9% fail on Condition
  • 5.8% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.9% fail on Condition
      • 0.97% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 1.9% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 5.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 2.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.9% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.97% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.97% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.97% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 2.9% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 2.9% fail on Engine oil leaks