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Renault Kangoo MOT Results

Registered in 1999
45.8% pass rate
from 227 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 1999 vans and highlighted areas where the Renault Kangoo is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Suspension (49% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 16% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (76% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 6.6% fail on Springs (160% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 6.6% fail on Coil springs (5 times worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 6.6% fail on Coil spring (5 times worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 4.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.6% fail on Pins and bushes (200% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 0.88% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.44% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 3.5% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 3.5% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.6% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.44% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.44% fail on Linkage
    • 3.1% fail on Sub-frames (2 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 0.44% fail on Sub-frame
    • 1.3% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.88% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.44% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.88% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.44% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.44% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.44% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 20% fail on Brakes
    • 15% fail on Brake performance
      • 10% fail on Service brake performance (110% worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 10% fail on Rbt (110% worse than other 1999 vans)
          • 8.8% fail on Service brake performance (130% worse than other 1999 vans)
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 10% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (120% worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 10% fail on Rbt (sp) (120% worse than other 1999 vans)
          • 8.4% fail on Service brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 1999 vans)
          • 3.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt
          • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.44% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.44% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.44% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.6% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 2.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.44% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.44% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.8% fail on Parking brake control (2 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.44% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.44% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.44% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.44% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.44% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.44% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.44% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
    • 0.44% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.44% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 20% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 9.7% fail on Exhaust system (120% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 8.8% fail on Transmission (110% worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 8.8% fail on Drive shafts (180% worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 8.4% fail on Joints (170% worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 0.44% fail on Drive shaft
    • 2.6% fail on Chassis
      • 2.6% fail on Chassis condition
    • 2.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.3% fail on Floor (6 times worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 0.44% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.44% fail on Hose
    • 0.44% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.44% fail on Carrier
    • 0.44% fail on Body
      • 0.44% fail on Other body component
    • 0.44% fail on Doors
      • 0.44% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.44% fail on Door condition
  • 16% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on All direction indicators (5 times worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 0.44% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.88% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.44% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.3% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.3% fail on Horn
    • 0.88% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (79% better than other 1999 vans)
      • 0.88% fail on Rear fog lamp (79% better than other 1999 vans)
        • 0.88% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 14% fail on Visibility
    • 7.0% fail on Washers
    • 6.2% fail on Wipers
    • 1.3% fail on Condition of glass (3 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Windscreen (3 times worse than other 1999 vans)
  • 12% fail on Steering (120% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 7.9% fail on Steering gear (3 times worse than other 1999 vans)
      • 7.9% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 4.4% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 4.0% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.44% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.44% fail on Steering play
      • 0.44% fail on Steering rack
  • 7.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 4.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.44% fail on Requirements
      • 0.44% fail on Condition
    • 2.6% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (8 times worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 0.44% fail on Airbags
      • 0.44% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 6.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.6% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.3% fail on Spark ignition (2 times worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 3.1% fail on Catalyst emissions (2 times worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Emissions not tested (5 times worse than other 1999 vans)
        • 0.44% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.44% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 1.3% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.44% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.44% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.44% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.44% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.44% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 6.2% fail on Tyres
    • 5.7% fail on Tread depth (130% worse than other 1999 vans)
    • 0.88% fail on Condition
  • 0.44% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.44% fail on Registration plates