Nissan Interstar MOT Results

Registered in 2006
50.5% pass rate
from 182 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 2006 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Interstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 32% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 14% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 7.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.9% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.55% fail on Switch
    • 5.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 5.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 4.9% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.55% fail on All direction indicators
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.8% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.6% fail on Rear lamps
    • 2.7% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.7% fail on Fog lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Hazard warning
      • 2.2% fail on Switch (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Lamp
      • 0.55% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.6% fail on Horn
    • 1.1% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 23% fail on Brakes
    • 18% fail on Brake performance (79% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 16% fail on Parking brake performance (190% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 7.1% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.2% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.55% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 8.2% fail on Hub components (130% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 5.5% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.6% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.6% fail on Brake calipers (7 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Brake linings
    • 4.4% fail on Parking brake (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 4.4% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 3.3% fail on Components
        • 2.2% fail on Pipes
        • 1.1% fail on Valves
        • 0.55% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.55% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.55% fail on Pedal
        • 0.55% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.55% fail on Restricted movement
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 8.8% fail on Suspension arms (97% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 8.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (100% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 6.6% fail on Drive shafts
      • 6.6% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 6.6% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 4.4% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 3.3% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.7% fail on Front
      • 0.55% fail on Rear
    • 1.6% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.6% fail on Condition
    • 0.55% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.55% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 0.55% fail on Anchor
  • 10% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.9% fail on Wipers
    • 3.8% fail on Washers
    • 2.2% fail on Windscreen
    • 1.1% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.55% fail on Bonnet
  • 6.0% fail on Steering
    • 3.8% fail on Steering system
      • 3.3% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Other components
        • 0.55% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 1.6% fail on Power steering
      • 1.1% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.55% fail on Operation
    • 0.55% fail on Locking devices
  • 4.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.7% fail on Body condition
    • 2.2% fail on Doors
      • 1.6% fail on Passengers other (5 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Drivers
      • 0.55% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.55% fail on Load security
      • 0.55% fail on Loading door
  • 3.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.6% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.6% fail on Cap (5 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.55% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 2.2% fail on Tyres (73% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.6% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.6% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.55% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.55% fail on Registration plate