Nissan Interstar MOT Results

Registered in 2004
52.8% pass rate
from 123 tests in 2020
(2.0% better than other 2004 vans)
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 2004 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Interstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Brakes (44% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 24% fail on Brake performance (110% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 19% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 19% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 8.1% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 8.1% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
          • 7.3% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
          • 0.81% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 6.5% fail on Service brake performance (54% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 6.5% fail on Rbt (58% worse than other 2004 vans)
          • 4.9% fail on Service brake performance (48% worse than other 2004 vans)
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake imbalance (46% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Brake performance not tested (5 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (23% better than other 2004 vans)
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (22% better than other 2004 vans)
          • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance (40% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 6.5% fail on Mechanical brake components (94% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 4.1% fail on Brake discs and drums (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 4.1% fail on Brake discs (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Brake linings and pads (76% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 3.3% fail on Brake pads (79% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes (23% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (63% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Anti-lock braking system (68% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Parking brake control (200% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Lever (200% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Hydraulic systems (5 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.81% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.81% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.81% fail on Servos
    • 0.81% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 22% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (0.22% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 7.3% fail on Stop lamp (15% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Headlamps (12% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 4.1% fail on Headlamp (5.4% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.9% fail on Headlamp aim (13% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim (1.5% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.3% fail on Direction indicators (9.1% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Flashing type (9.1% better than other 2004 vans)
        • 3.3% fail on Individual direction indicators (34% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Hazard warning (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Switch (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Rear reflectors (4 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.81% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.81% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.81% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.81% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.81% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.81% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.81% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 18% fail on Suspension (16% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 8.9% fail on Suspension arms (31% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 6.5% fail on Ball joint (55% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Ball joint dust cover (100% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Suspension arm
    • 3.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (49% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (100% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.81% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 2.4% fail on Wheel bearings (18% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (58% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Springs (54% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Leaf springs (92% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Shackle bracket (26 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Other suspension component (110% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.81% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.81% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 11% fail on Body, chassis, structure (17% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Transmission (2.1% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 4.9% fail on Drive shafts (22% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 4.9% fail on Joints (24% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Integral vehicle structure (6.4% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (4.9% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Exhaust system (26% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.81% fail on Chassis
      • 0.81% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.81% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.81% fail on Towbar
      • 0.81% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.81% fail on Body
      • 0.81% fail on Other body component
    • 0.81% fail on Doors
      • 0.81% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.81% fail on Door condition
  • 11% fail on Steering (56% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 5.7% fail on Steering gear (3 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 5.7% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Power steering (5 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Operation (6 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.81% fail on Rams
      • 0.81% fail on Other components
    • 1.6% fail on Steering linkage components (67% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Track rod end (62% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.81% fail on Steering wheel
  • 9.8% fail on Visibility (5.2% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Washers (5.9% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Wipers (23% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.81% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.81% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.81% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.81% fail on Windscreen
  • 6.5% fail on Tyres (2.2% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Condition (51% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth (40% better than other 2004 vans)
  • 4.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (10% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (46% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Seat belts (44% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 0.81% fail on Attachment
      • 0.81% fail on Condition
  • 4.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (14% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Exhaust emissions (39% better than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Compression ignition (25% better than other 2004 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Emissions not tested (110% worse than other 2004 vans)
        • 0.81% fail on Pre 01/01/1980 visual
        • 0.81% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 1.6% fail on Fluid leaks (83% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Engine oil leaks (120% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.81% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.81% fail on Undertray
  • 1.6% fail on Identification of the vehicle (95% worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plates (97% worse than other 2004 vans)