Renault Kangoo MOT Results

Registered in 2006
49.9% pass rate
from 4,819 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 2006 vans and highlighted areas where the Renault Kangoo is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Suspension
    • 8.1% fail on Suspension arms (20% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 5.5% fail on Ball joint (30% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Ball joint dust cover (66% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.021% fail on Suspension arm
    • 7.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.8% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Linkage (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.52% fail on Pins and bushes (49% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.31% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting (7 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.10% fail on Linkage ball joints (95% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.021% fail on Ball joint
    • 3.9% fail on Springs
      • 3.9% fail on Coil springs (80% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 3.9% fail on Coil spring (81% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.2% fail on Other suspension component (56% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint (100% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.021% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.021% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.31% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.17% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.10% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.042% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.042% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.042% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.042% fail on Sub-frames (89% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.042% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.042% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (99% better than other 2006 vans)
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (19% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 6.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (16% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim (17% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.25% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.3% fail on Position lamps (18% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.2% fail on Position lamp (20% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.042% fail on Switch
    • 2.9% fail on Stop lamp (56% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamps (27% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp (25% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.021% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.021% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.2% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.8% fail on Horn
      • 0.46% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.062% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.021% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 1.4% fail on Hazard warning (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Switch (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.79% fail on Direction indicators (74% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.79% fail on Flashing type (73% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.54% fail on Individual direction indicators (75% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.21% fail on Side repeaters (69% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.021% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.021% fail on Switch
    • 0.62% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (77% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.62% fail on Rear fog lamp (77% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.62% fail on Rear fog lamp (77% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.19% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.042% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.042% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
      • 0.021% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 15% fail on Brakes (16% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 8.8% fail on Brake performance (13% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 6.1% fail on Service brake performance (65% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 6.0% fail on Rbt (64% worse than other 2006 vans)
          • 4.9% fail on Service brake performance (75% worse than other 2006 vans)
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.10% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.083% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.021% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (60% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (59% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance (34% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt (33% better than other 2006 vans)
          • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance (36% better than other 2006 vans)
          • 0.23% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.042% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.021% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.021% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (35% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (35% better than other 2006 vans)
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.27% fail on Service brake performance (75% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.021% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.021% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.23% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes (30% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.8% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.021% fail on Brake drums
      • 1.6% fail on Brake linings and pads (37% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads (36% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.21% fail on Cable
        • 0.042% fail on Lever
        • 0.021% fail on Rod
        • 0.021% fail on Linkage
    • 2.0% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 2.0% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.98% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.68% fail on Hand lever (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Pedal
    • 0.83% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.83% fail on Lever
    • 0.21% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.21% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.17% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.17% fail on Load sensing valves (75% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.062% fail on Master cylinder (5 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.021% fail on Servos
    • 0.062% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.042% fail on Other components
      • 0.021% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.021% fail on Other braking system component
    • 0.021% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.021% fail on Leaks
  • 13% fail on Steering (120% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 6.8% fail on Steering linkage components (49% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 6.2% fail on Track rod end (50% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.10% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.042% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.021% fail on Locking devices
    • 6.2% fail on Steering gear (6 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 6.2% fail on Steering rack (7 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.021% fail on Operation
    • 0.93% fail on Power steering (58% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Operation (100% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Other components
      • 0.19% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.021% fail on Rams
    • 0.12% fail on Steering play
      • 0.12% fail on Steering rack
  • 9.6% fail on Visibility
    • 4.8% fail on Wipers
    • 4.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.64% fail on View to rear
      • 0.64% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.42% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.42% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.23% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.062% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure (27% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Transmission
      • 4.8% fail on Drive shafts (27% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 4.7% fail on Joints (27% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.062% fail on Flexible couplings
        • 0.042% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.083% fail on Prop shafts (90% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.083% fail on Joints (76% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.021% fail on Belts
    • 3.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.50% fail on Doors
      • 0.42% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.42% fail on Door condition
      • 0.042% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.021% fail on Door condition
        • 0.021% fail on Catch
      • 0.042% fail on Front passenger's door (82% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.021% fail on Door condition
        • 0.021% fail on Catch
    • 0.33% fail on Spare wheel (150% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Carrier (160% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.27% fail on Fuel system (66% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Tank
      • 0.062% fail on Hose
      • 0.062% fail on Pipe
      • 0.042% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (82% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.042% fail on System
    • 0.17% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.15% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.083% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.062% fail on Bracket
    • 0.12% fail on Body (84% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.083% fail on Other body component (82% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.042% fail on Panel (83% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.083% fail on Seats (75% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.021% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.042% fail on Load security
      • 0.021% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.021% fail on Tailgate condition
      • 0.021% fail on Loading door
    • 0.021% fail on Chassis
      • 0.021% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.021% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.021% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 8.7% fail on Tyres (27% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 5.2% fail on Tread depth (24% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Condition (33% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.46% fail on Size/type
  • 4.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.2% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (110% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.00% fail on Seat belts (63% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.91% fail on Condition
      • 0.042% fail on Prescribed areas (98% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.021% fail on Attachment
      • 0.021% fail on Requirements
    • 0.083% fail on Airbags
      • 0.083% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 4.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (26% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (21% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Compression ignition (47% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (32% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.15% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (83% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Emissions not tested (77% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.021% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 1.7% fail on Spark ignition (110% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.81% fail on Catalyst emissions (4 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.79% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.19% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.021% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.021% fail on Catalytic converter
        • 0.021% fail on Non catalyst emissions
    • 0.33% fail on Fluid leaks (64% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Engine oil leaks (73% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.062% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.062% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.021% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.021% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.021% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 0.42% fail on Identification of the vehicle (50% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.37% fail on Registration plates (54% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.042% fail on Vehicle Identification Number (6 times worse than other 2006 vans)
  • 0.23% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.21% fail on Condition (160% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.021% fail on Attachment
  • 0.062% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.062% fail on Speedometer