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Nissan Primastar MOT Results

Registered in 2014
61.5% pass rate
from 810 tests in 2017
(59% worse than other 2014 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 2014 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Primastar is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (48% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 7.4% fail on Headlamp aim (68% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 7.0% fail on Position lamps (110% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 6.3% fail on Front lamps (140% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.74% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamps (82% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 3.7% fail on Headlamp (85% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Hazard warning (18 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Switch (22 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Tell tale
    • 2.3% fail on Registration plate lamp (52% better than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.74% fail on Horn
    • 0.62% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.62% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.25% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.25% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.25% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.12% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.12% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.12% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 15% fail on Driver's view of the road (170% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 11% fail on Wipers (3 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Washers (94% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.49% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.12% fail on Bonnet
  • 9.3% fail on Brakes (76% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 5.4% fail on Hub components (93% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 5.4% fail on Brake pads (110% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.49% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.86% fail on Front wheels (2 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.37% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.12% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.12% fail on Service brake performance
    • 1.4% fail on Hydraulic systems (3 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Components (3 times worse than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.86% fail on Hoses (4 times worse than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Pipes
        • 0.12% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.37% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (14 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Operation
    • 0.74% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.74% fail on Pedal
        • 0.62% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.12% fail on Condition
    • 0.49% fail on ABS
    • 0.25% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.25% fail on Condition
    • 0.25% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.25% fail on Cable (5 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Electronic stability system
  • 6.3% fail on Suspension (140% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (3 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.86% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers (140% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Condition (140% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.86% fail on Wheel bearings (3 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.62% fail on Front (3 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Rear
    • 0.37% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.25% fail on Condition
      • 0.12% fail on Location
    • 0.25% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.25% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.25% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.25% fail on Condition
    • 0.25% fail on Sub-frames (20 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Condition
      • 0.12% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.12% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.12% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.12% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.12% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.12% fail on Panhard rods
      • 0.12% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 3.6% fail on Tyres
    • 2.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.12% fail on Size/type
  • 1.6% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Steering system (4 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Track rod end (6 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.12% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.12% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.12% fail on Steering control
      • 0.12% fail on Steering column
    • 0.12% fail on Power steering
      • 0.12% fail on Operation
  • 1.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (110% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Doors (6 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Passengers front (22 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on Body condition
    • 0.12% fail on Seats
      • 0.12% fail on Drivers
  • 0.62% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.37% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.25% fail on Condition
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment
    • 0.25% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.25% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.25% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.25% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.25% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.25% fail on Registration plate