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Nissan Interstar MOT Results

Registered in 2004
52.7% pass rate
from 188 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 2004 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Interstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 11% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.9% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.6% fail on Rear lamps
    • 5.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.7% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.1% fail on All direction indicators
        • 1.1% fail on Side repeaters
    • 3.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 3.2% fail on Fog lamp
    • 3.2% fail on Hazard warning (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Switch
      • 1.1% fail on Lamp
      • 0.53% fail on Tell tale
    • 3.2% fail on Horn
    • 2.7% fail on Battery
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.53% fail on Switch
    • 2.1% fail on Rear reflectors (4 times worse than other 2004 vans)
  • 27% fail on Brakes
    • 22% fail on Brake performance (94% worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 19% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 8.0% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.7% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.9% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 6.9% fail on Components
        • 5.3% fail on Pipes
        • 1.6% fail on Hoses
        • 1.1% fail on Valves
      • 0.53% fail on Operation
      • 0.53% fail on Leaks
    • 5.9% fail on Hub components
      • 3.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.7% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.6% fail on Brake calipers (9 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Parking brake (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 4.8% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Mechanical components
      • 1.6% fail on Cable
    • 0.53% fail on Restricted movement
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 7.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 7.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 3.7% fail on Drive shafts
      • 3.7% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 3.7% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 3.2% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.7% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.53% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.7% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.6% fail on Front
      • 1.1% fail on Rear
    • 2.7% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.6% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.6% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.53% fail on Anchor bracket
      • 0.53% fail on Shackle bracket
  • 14% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.9% fail on Wipers
    • 5.3% fail on Washers
    • 1.6% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.53% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.53% fail on Windscreen
  • 6.9% fail on Tyres
    • 3.7% fail on Condition
    • 3.2% fail on Tread depth
  • 5.9% fail on Steering
    • 5.3% fail on Steering system
      • 3.7% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 2004 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.53% fail on Free play
        • 0.53% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.53% fail on Power steering
      • 0.53% fail on Other components
  • 4.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.2% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.6% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 4.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.6% fail on Doors
      • 1.6% fail on Drivers (7 times worse than other 2004 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Body condition
    • 0.53% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.53% fail on Body security
    • 0.53% fail on Load security
      • 0.53% fail on Loading door
  • 1.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (75% better than other 2004 vans)
    • 0.53% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.53% fail on Emissions
    • 0.53% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.53% fail on Cap