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Nissan Vanette MOT Results

Registered in 1997
46.7% pass rate
from 90 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 1997 vans and highlighted areas where the Nissan Vanette is unusually good or bad.

  • 37% fail on Suspension (63% worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 28% fail on Prescribed areas (130% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 19% fail on Component mounting (120% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 16% fail on Spring mounting (3 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 4.4% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 10% fail on Anti-roll bars (190% worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 10% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 5.6% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 5.6% fail on Condition
    • 4.4% fail on Leaf springs (5 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Pins and bushes (12 times worse than other 1997 vans)
        • 3.3% fail on Shackle (14 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 3.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 3.3% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 26% fail on Brakes
    • 18% fail on Brake performance
      • 8.9% fail on Rear wheels
      • 7.8% fail on Front wheels
      • 4.4% fail on Brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 1997 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
    • 13% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 12% fail on Components
        • 6.7% fail on Pipes
        • 6.7% fail on Hoses
      • 1.1% fail on Leaks
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Hub components
      • 1.1% fail on Brake pads
    • 1.1% fail on Restricted movement
    • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.1% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 18% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 5.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.6% fail on Front lamps
    • 5.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.4% fail on Battery
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.1% fail on All direction indicators
        • 1.1% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.1% fail on Side repeaters
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.2% fail on Fog lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Horn
  • 12% fail on Tyres
    • 8.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.2% fail on Valve stem (12 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Size/type
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
  • 12% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 5.6% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 5.6% fail on Chassis
    • 5.6% fail on Body condition
    • 2.2% fail on Doors
      • 1.1% fail on Drivers
      • 1.1% fail on Passengers front
  • 12% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.8% fail on Wipers
    • 3.3% fail on Bonnet (7 times worse than other 1997 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Washers
    • 1.1% fail on Windscreen
    • 1.1% fail on Mirrors
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 8.9% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.2% fail on Fuel system
      • 2.2% fail on System
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 4.4% fail on Steering
    • 4.4% fail on Steering system
      • 4.4% fail on Steering rack
  • 2.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.2% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.1% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.1% fail on Attachment