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Nissan Primastar MOT Results

Registered in 2013
63.8% pass rate
from 630 tests in 2017
(22% worse than other 2013 vans)
Pass rate by mileage
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 2013 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Primastar is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 8.4% fail on Front lamps (62% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.63% fail on Rear lamps
    • 4.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.7% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.16% fail on Dipswitch
    • 3.7% fail on Registration plate lamp (57% better than other 2013 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.3% fail on Fog lamp
    • 1.3% fail on Hazard warning (7 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Switch (10 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Lamp
      • 0.16% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.79% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.79% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.48% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.16% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.16% fail on Switch
    • 0.48% fail on Horn
    • 0.32% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 9.4% fail on Driver's view of the road (43% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 6.7% fail on Wipers (98% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.95% fail on Windscreen
  • 8.6% fail on Brakes
    • 5.6% fail on Hub components (64% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 5.2% fail on Brake pads (73% worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.63% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.16% fail on Brake linings
    • 1.7% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.63% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.63% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.48% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.48% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.16% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.95% fail on Components
        • 0.63% fail on Pipes
        • 0.32% fail on Hoses
      • 0.16% fail on Leaks
    • 0.48% fail on ABS
    • 0.32% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.32% fail on Pedal
        • 0.16% fail on Condition
        • 0.16% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.32% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.32% fail on Cable (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
  • 7.3% fail on Suspension (47% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Macpherson strut (6 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Condition (6 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.79% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.48% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.32% fail on Attachment (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.95% fail on Trailing arms (14 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.95% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (15 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.48% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.32% fail on Condition
      • 0.16% fail on Location
    • 0.48% fail on Sub-frames (28 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (49 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.48% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.32% fail on Front
      • 0.16% fail on Rear
    • 0.48% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.32% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.32% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.32% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.16% fail on Axles
      • 0.16% fail on Axle beam
  • 5.9% fail on Tyres
    • 2.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.63% fail on Size/type (5 times worse than other 2013 vans)
  • 2.5% fail on Steering (180% worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Steering system (2 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Track rod end (3 times worse than other 2013 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.48% fail on Power steering
      • 0.32% fail on Operation
      • 0.16% fail on Other components
  • 1.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.63% fail on Doors
      • 0.63% fail on Passengers front (15 times worse than other 2013 vans)
    • 0.48% fail on Body condition
  • 0.63% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.48% fail on Registration plate
    • 0.16% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.16% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.16% fail on Condition
  • 0.16% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.16% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.16% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.16% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.16% fail on Emissions not tested