Nissan Interstar MOT Results

Registered in 2007
50.3% pass rate
from 171 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 2007 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Interstar is unusually good or bad.

  • 35% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 12% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 11% fail on Stop lamp
    • 7.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 7.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.58% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 3.5% fail on Fog lamp
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.9% fail on Rear reflectors (5 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.9% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.3% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.58% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.9% fail on Horn
    • 2.3% fail on Hazard warning (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Switch (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.58% fail on Lamp
  • 22% fail on Brakes
    • 17% fail on Brake performance (84% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 16% fail on Parking brake performance (170% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 6.4% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.3% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 7.0% fail on Hub components
      • 4.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.3% fail on Brake calipers (9 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.3% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.3% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.58% fail on Lever
      • 0.58% fail on Cable
    • 1.2% fail on Hydraulic systems (79% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Components
        • 1.2% fail on Pipes
    • 0.58% fail on ABS
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 7.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 7.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Drive shafts
      • 4.1% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 4.1% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 3.5% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 2.3% fail on Rear (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Front
    • 3.5% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.2% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.58% fail on Condition
      • 0.58% fail on Pins and bushes
        • 0.58% fail on Shackle
  • 13% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.8% fail on Wipers
    • 5.3% fail on Washers
    • 1.8% fail on Bonnet (9 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Windscreen
    • 1.2% fail on Mirrors
  • 8.2% fail on Steering
    • 6.4% fail on Steering system
      • 3.5% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Track rod end
    • 1.8% fail on Power steering
      • 1.2% fail on Operation
      • 0.58% fail on Rams
  • 6.4% fail on Tyres
    • 3.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.9% fail on Condition
  • 2.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.2% fail on Body condition
    • 1.2% fail on Doors
      • 0.58% fail on Drivers
      • 0.58% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.58% fail on Load security
      • 0.58% fail on Loading door
  • 1.8% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.58% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.58% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 1.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.2% fail on Exhaust system
  • 1.2% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate