Nissan Kubistar MOT Results

Registered in 2007
49.5% pass rate
from 331 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 2007 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Kubistar is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 3.6% fail on Electrical equipment (120% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Horn
      • 1.5% fail on Battery(ies) (3 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 3.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.0% fail on Position lamp
    • 3.0% fail on Stop lamp (57% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.60% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.7% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 2.1% fail on Hazard warning (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Switch (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.91% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.91% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.91% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.60% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 18% fail on Suspension
    • 8.2% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 4.5% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage (3 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.30% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.30% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.30% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 6.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.6% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.8% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 2.4% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 2.1% fail on Springs
      • 2.1% fail on Coil springs
        • 2.1% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.5% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.91% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.91% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.30% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.30% fail on Sub-frame
  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 10.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.6% fail on Service brake performance (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 6.6% fail on Rbt (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 5.4% fail on Service brake performance (120% worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 3.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.6% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.8% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.8% fail on Rbt
          • 1.8% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.5% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.91% fail on Service brake performance
    • 6.6% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 4.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 4.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.8% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.8% fail on Brake discs
    • 2.4% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 2.4% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 1.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes (68% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.91% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.30% fail on Pedal
    • 0.91% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.91% fail on Lever
    • 0.30% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.30% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 13% fail on Steering (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 7.3% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 6.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.30% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.30% fail on Steering arm
    • 6.3% fail on Steering gear (6 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 6.3% fail on Steering rack (6 times worse than other 2007 vans)
  • 11% fail on Tyres (64% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 7.6% fail on Tread depth (85% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Condition
  • 10% fail on Visibility
    • 4.5% fail on Wipers
    • 4.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.60% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.30% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.30% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.30% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.30% fail on View to rear
      • 0.30% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.0% fail on Transmission
      • 3.0% fail on Drive shafts
        • 3.0% fail on Joints
        • 0.30% fail on Drive shaft
    • 2.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.91% fail on Body
      • 0.60% fail on Other body component
      • 0.30% fail on Panel
    • 0.30% fail on Bumpers
  • 4.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.3% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.60% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.60% fail on Condition
    • 0.30% fail on Airbags
      • 0.30% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 2.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (66% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (72% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Compression ignition (69% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.5% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
      • 0.30% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.30% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.30% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.30% fail on Undertray
    • 0.30% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.30% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 1.2% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.91% fail on Condition (10 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Attachment
  • 0.60% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.30% fail on Registration plates
    • 0.30% fail on Vehicle Identification Number