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Renault Kangoo MOT Results

Registered in 2002
48.4% pass rate
from 2,649 tests in 2020
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.

  • 19% fail on Brakes
    • 12% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 6.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 5.0% fail on Service brake imbalance (71% worse than other 2002 vans)
          • 2.0% fail on Service brake performance (39% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.076% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.038% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.038% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 6.2% fail on Service brake performance (23% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 6.1% fail on Rbt (24% worse than other 2002 vans)
          • 4.8% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.038% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.038% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.038% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.038% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 3.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (46% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 2.6% fail on Rbt (sp) (56% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.68% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (6 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt
          • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.11% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.038% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.038% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.038% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.038% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.038% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.23% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.0% fail on Rigid brake pipes (26% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 3.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.5% fail on Brake discs and drums (92% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 2.5% fail on Brake discs (92% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.076% fail on Brake drums
      • 1.2% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.26% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (62% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Cable (67% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.076% fail on Linkage
    • 2.9% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 1.0% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.68% fail on Hand lever (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Pedal
    • 1.0% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.0% fail on Lever
    • 0.60% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.34% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.19% fail on Valves
      • 0.076% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.038% fail on Master cylinder
    • 0.34% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.30% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.23% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
      • 0.076% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.19% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.19% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.076% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (81% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.038% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.038% fail on Other braking system component
      • 0.038% fail on Additional braking device
    • 0.038% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.038% fail on Servos
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (22% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 3.4% fail on Stop lamp (47% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps (25% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.26% fail on Dipswitch (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.0% fail on Horn
      • 1.2% fail on Battery(ies) (70% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim (42% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim (40% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.9% fail on Position lamps (26% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Position lamp (30% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.15% fail on Switch (9 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Hazard warning (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Switch (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.98% fail on Direction indicators (73% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.98% fail on Flashing type (73% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.72% fail on Individual direction indicators (71% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.26% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.076% fail on Side repeaters (94% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.038% fail on Switch
    • 0.83% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (77% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.83% fail on Rear fog lamp (77% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.83% fail on Rear fog lamp (77% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.57% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.26% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.26% fail on Main beam tell-tale (5 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.038% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.038% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 19% fail on Suspension (9.9% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 6.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (50% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Linkage (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.79% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.49% fail on Linkage ball joints (55% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.19% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting (4 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (78% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.076% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 5.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.3% fail on Ball joint (28% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.91% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.87% fail on Pins and bushes (52% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.038% fail on Suspension arm
    • 4.5% fail on Springs (31% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Coil springs (160% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 4.5% fail on Coil spring (160% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.038% fail on Mounting
    • 2.5% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.9% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.3% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Macpherson strut (6 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (190% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.57% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.49% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.038% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.038% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.26% fail on Sub-frames (72% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.076% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.076% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.076% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (90% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.038% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.038% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.19% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (97% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.076% fail on Suspension rod (5 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.038% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.038% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.038% fail on Axles
      • 0.038% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
  • 14% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 8.1% fail on Transmission (61% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 7.5% fail on Drive shafts (96% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 7.4% fail on Joints (95% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.076% fail on Drive shaft
        • 0.076% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.57% fail on Prop shafts (54% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.30% fail on Joints
        • 0.23% fail on Prop shaft (68% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.038% fail on Bearing housing
    • 4.9% fail on Exhaust system (27% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.68% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.19% fail on Tank
      • 0.19% fail on Hose
      • 0.15% fail on Pipe
      • 0.11% fail on System
      • 0.038% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.64% fail on Doors
      • 0.26% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.11% fail on Door condition
        • 0.076% fail on Catch
        • 0.076% fail on Hinge (4 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.15% fail on Door condition
        • 0.038% fail on Catch
      • 0.19% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.19% fail on Door condition
    • 0.60% fail on Engine mounting (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Engine mounting condition (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Bracket (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.34% fail on Seats
      • 0.23% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.11% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.30% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.23% fail on Carrier
      • 0.076% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.23% fail on Chassis (92% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Chassis condition (92% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Towbar
      • 0.19% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.19% fail on Body (83% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Other body component (78% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.076% fail on Panel (84% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.076% fail on Integral vehicle structure (97% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.076% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (97% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.076% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.076% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.038% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.038% fail on Floor
    • 0.038% fail on Undertray
  • 13% fail on Visibility (20% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 6.8% fail on Washers (54% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 5.7% fail on Wipers
    • 0.68% fail on View to rear
      • 0.60% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.076% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.57% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.57% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.076% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.038% fail on Bonnet
  • 13% fail on Steering (81% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 7.3% fail on Steering linkage components (52% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 6.7% fail on Track rod end (58% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.076% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.076% fail on Other components
        • 0.076% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.038% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.038% fail on Locking devices
    • 5.9% fail on Steering gear (3 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 5.8% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.076% fail on Operation
    • 0.38% fail on Power steering
      • 0.19% fail on Operation
      • 0.15% fail on Other components
      • 0.076% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.038% fail on Pump
      • 0.038% fail on Rams
    • 0.076% fail on Steering play
      • 0.076% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.038% fail on Steering wheel
  • 8.9% fail on Tyres (41% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 5.8% fail on Tread depth (49% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.60% fail on Size/type (95% worse than other 2002 vans)
  • 7.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (34% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 6.6% fail on Exhaust emissions (45% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 4.2% fail on Compression ignition
        • 2.2% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 1.0% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.64% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.57% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.11% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.076% fail on Catalytic converter
          • 0.038% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.038% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.038% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 2.6% fail on Spark ignition (200% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Catalyst emissions (170% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 1.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (190% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.49% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Non catalyst emissions (3 times worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.076% fail on Emission control equipment (9 times worse than other 2002 vans)
          • 0.038% fail on NOx sensor
          • 0.038% fail on Other emission control equipment
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.98% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.076% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.076% fail on Other leaks
  • 6.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (35% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Seat belts (61% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.98% fail on Condition
      • 0.23% fail on Prescribed areas (91% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.076% fail on Attachment
      • 0.076% fail on Requirements
    • 0.30% fail on Airbags (4 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Drivers airbag (4 times worse than other 2002 vans)
  • 1.0% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.34% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.23% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Attachment
  • 0.038% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.038% fail on Speedometer