Renault Kangoo MOT Results

Registered in 2002
44.0% pass rate
from 3,662 tests in 2017
(8.1% worse than other 2002 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 2002 vans and highlighted areas where the Renault Kangoo is unusually good or bad.

  • 30% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 15% fail on Registration plate lamp (39% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 7.2% fail on Position lamps (17% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 5.7% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.5% fail on Rear lamps (54% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.11% fail on Switch (6 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 5.1% fail on Stop lamp (30% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim (34% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.14% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale' (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Switch
      • 0.11% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.082% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.082% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 2.7% fail on Battery (86% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Horn
    • 2.5% fail on Hazard warning (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Switch (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Lamp (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.5% fail on Direction indicators (64% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Flashing type (64% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.79% fail on Individual lamps (70% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.57% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.11% fail on Side repeaters (91% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Switch
    • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (74% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Fog lamp (74% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.082% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.25% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.22% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.082% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.027% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 27% fail on Suspension
    • 9.7% fail on Drive shafts (110% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 9.6% fail on Front drive shafts (110% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 9.5% fail on Constant velocity joints (110% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Couplings (3 times worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.027% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.14% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.14% fail on Drive shafts
    • 6.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (39% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 3.7% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (28% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Linkage condition (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.30% fail on Attachment
      • 0.055% fail on Condition
    • 6.4% fail on Coil springs (160% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 6.3% fail on Condition (170% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.055% fail on Location
    • 4.1% fail on Suspension arms (20% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 4.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (19% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.082% fail on Condition
      • 0.027% fail on Attachment
    • 2.9% fail on Shock absorbers (55% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 2.9% fail on Condition (55% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.7% fail on Rear (150% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Front (47% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.1% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.41% fail on Prescribed areas (95% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Component mounting (95% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Subframe mounting (90% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.027% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.27% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.16% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.082% fail on Condition (7 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.027% fail on Attachment
    • 0.082% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.055% fail on Attachment
      • 0.027% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.027% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.027% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.027% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.027% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.027% fail on Axles
      • 0.027% fail on Axle beam
  • 21% fail on Brakes
    • 13% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.0% fail on Rear wheels (22% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 6.3% fail on Front wheels (44% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Parking brake performance (44% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance (38% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.19% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.082% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.055% fail on Parking brake operation (10 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 7.5% fail on Hydraulic systems (27% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 7.4% fail on Components (25% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 3.9% fail on Pipes (37% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 3.3% fail on Valves
        • 0.68% fail on Hoses (53% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.22% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.027% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.38% fail on Leaks
      • 0.055% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.027% fail on Operation
    • 2.9% fail on Hub components
      • 1.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.6% fail on Brake discs (46% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Wheel cylinder
      • 0.055% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.027% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.027% fail on Brake drums
    • 2.3% fail on Parking brake (55% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Condition (55% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.49% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.44% fail on ABS
    • 0.38% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.38% fail on Pedal
        • 0.30% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.082% fail on Condition
    • 0.16% fail on Mechanical components (71% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Cable (73% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.027% fail on Pivot
    • 0.055% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.027% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
      • 0.027% fail on Components
        • 0.027% fail on Valves
    • 0.027% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.027% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
  • 15% fail on Steering (93% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 14% fail on Steering system (120% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 7.5% fail on Steering rack (5 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 7.0% fail on Track rod end (57% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.46% fail on Free play (110% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.46% fail on Steering rack (140% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.14% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.055% fail on Other components
        • 0.055% fail on Steering pivot point
      • 0.027% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.66% fail on Power steering
      • 0.44% fail on Operation
      • 0.19% fail on Other components
      • 0.055% fail on Pipes and hoses (81% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.055% fail on Pump
    • 0.055% fail on Steering control
      • 0.027% fail on Steering column
      • 0.027% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.027% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.027% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.027% fail on Locking devices
  • 13% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.6% fail on Wipers
    • 5.9% fail on Washers (29% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.98% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.98% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.027% fail on Bonnet
  • 11% fail on Tyres (31% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 6.9% fail on Tread depth (39% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Condition (26% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.46% fail on Size/type
    • 0.055% fail on Valve stem
  • 9.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (25% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 5.8% fail on Exhaust system (29% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Emissions (81% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.68% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.60% fail on Fuel system (58% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on System
      • 0.14% fail on Tank
      • 0.14% fail on Cap (72% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.082% fail on Pipe
  • 7.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (30% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 5.5% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (3 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 5.1% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (3 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Drivers airbag (3 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.027% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 1.7% fail on Seat belts (59% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Condition (58% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Requirements
      • 0.14% fail on Prescribed areas (96% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.027% fail on Attachment
  • 2.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (65% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.98% fail on Doors
      • 0.49% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.33% fail on Drivers
      • 0.16% fail on Passengers front (63% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.68% fail on Engine mountings (3 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.49% fail on Seats
      • 0.33% fail on Passengers
      • 0.16% fail on Drivers
    • 0.35% fail on Body condition (91% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.027% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.027% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.027% fail on Chassis
    • 0.027% fail on Body security
  • 1.4% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.46% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.25% fail on Attachment
    • 0.22% fail on Condition (170% worse than other 2002 vans)
  • 0.16% fail on Towbars
    • 0.14% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.055% fail on Towbar