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Renault Kangoo MOT Results

Registered in 2001
46.6% pass rate
from 1,670 tests in 2020
(11% worse than other 2001 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 2001 vans and highlighted areas where the Renault Kangoo is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Suspension (17% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (82% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (180% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Linkage (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.90% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.30% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting (7 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.12% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.060% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.060% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.060% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 6.3% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (26% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.4% fail on Ball joint (40% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.72% fail on Ball joint dust cover (51% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Springs (52% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.7% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 4.7% fail on Coil spring (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.060% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.1% fail on Wheel bearings (50% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Shock absorbers (83% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.72% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.24% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.060% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 1.0% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.78% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.12% fail on Ball joint (7 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.90% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Pins and bushes (7 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Macpherson strut (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
  • 20% fail on Brakes
    • 13% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 6.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 4.9% fail on Service brake imbalance (66% worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance (41% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 6.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 6.2% fail on Rbt
          • 4.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.060% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.060% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 4.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 4.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt
          • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.060% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.060% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.18% fail on Decelerometer (8 times worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 0.12% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (7 times worse than other 2001 vans)
          • 0.060% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.060% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.060% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.060% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes (34% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.3% fail on Brake discs and drums (89% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 2.2% fail on Brake discs (88% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.90% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.90% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.36% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.24% fail on Cable
        • 0.12% fail on Lever
        • 0.060% fail on Brake slack adjuster
    • 3.2% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 1.0% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.84% fail on Hand lever (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Pedal
    • 0.72% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.72% fail on Lever
    • 0.72% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.42% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.18% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.18% fail on Valves
    • 0.60% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (140% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Anti-lock braking system (150% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.36% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.36% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.12% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.060% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.060% fail on Servos
    • 0.060% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.060% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.060% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 18% fail on Body, chassis, structure (15% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 9.2% fail on Transmission (100% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 8.7% fail on Drive shafts (170% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 8.7% fail on Joints (180% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Prop shafts (64% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.48% fail on Joints
      • 0.12% fail on Belts (7 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.6% fail on Exhaust system (54% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Engine mounting (9 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Engine mounting condition (10 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Bracket (6 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.78% fail on Integral vehicle structure (73% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.72% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (75% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.060% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.060% fail on Sub-frame condition
    • 0.72% fail on Chassis (77% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Chassis condition (80% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.72% fail on Doors
      • 0.42% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.36% fail on Door condition
        • 0.060% fail on Catch
      • 0.18% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.12% fail on Catch
        • 0.060% fail on Door condition
      • 0.12% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.060% fail on Door condition
        • 0.060% fail on Hinge
    • 0.48% fail on Body (61% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Panel
      • 0.18% fail on Other body component
      • 0.060% fail on Body condition
    • 0.42% fail on Fuel system (66% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Pipe
      • 0.12% fail on Hose
      • 0.060% fail on Tank
      • 0.060% fail on System
    • 0.42% fail on Seats
      • 0.30% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.12% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.30% fail on Towbar
      • 0.18% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.12% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.30% fail on Boot lid (8 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Boot lid condition (8 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.24% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.24% fail on Carrier (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Load security
      • 0.060% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.060% fail on Tailgate condition
      • 0.060% fail on Loading door
    • 0.060% fail on Cabs
      • 0.060% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (25% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 5.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim (43% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim (44% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.9% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.7% fail on Horn (42% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.12% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.6% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.060% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamps (45% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp (44% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.2% fail on Direction indicators (66% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Flashing type (66% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.60% fail on Individual direction indicators (74% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.42% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.24% fail on Side repeaters (80% better than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.72% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (82% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.72% fail on Rear fog lamp (82% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.72% fail on Rear fog lamp (82% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.060% fail on Switch
    • 0.66% fail on Hazard warning (140% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.66% fail on Switch (140% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.60% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.12% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.060% fail on Main beam tell-tale
      • 0.060% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.060% fail on Daytime running lamps
  • 12% fail on Visibility
    • 6.0% fail on Wipers
    • 5.9% fail on Washers (37% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.66% fail on View to rear
      • 0.60% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.060% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.42% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.42% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.18% fail on Driver's view
  • 10% fail on Steering (39% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 5.6% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 5.3% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.24% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.060% fail on Drag link end
    • 4.9% fail on Steering gear (170% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 4.9% fail on Steering rack (190% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Power steering (85% better than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.060% fail on Operation
      • 0.060% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.12% fail on Steering play
      • 0.12% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.060% fail on Steering wheel
  • 8.9% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (87% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.2% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (5 times worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
      • 0.060% fail on Requirements
    • 0.18% fail on Airbags (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Drivers airbag (4 times worse than other 2001 vans)
  • 8.4% fail on Tyres (44% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 5.5% fail on Tread depth (54% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 3.4% fail on Condition (44% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Size/type
  • 7.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (37% worse than other 2001 vans)
    • 6.5% fail on Exhaust emissions (47% worse than other 2001 vans)
      • 3.7% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.7% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.96% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (56% better than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.78% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.60% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.060% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
      • 2.8% fail on Spark ignition (200% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Catalyst emissions (130% worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 1.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.84% fail on Emissions not tested (3 times worse than other 2001 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Non catalyst emissions
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.72% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.24% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.18% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 1.3% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.18% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.12% fail on Condition
    • 0.060% fail on Attachment
  • 0.060% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.060% fail on Speedometer