Renault Kangoo MOT Results

Registered in 2006
49.2% pass rate
from 4,942 tests in 2017
(4.4% worse than other 2006 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 2006 vans and highlighted areas where the Renault Kangoo is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (6.5% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 15% fail on Registration plate lamp (32% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 7.1% fail on Position lamps (16% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 5.8% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Rear lamps (49% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.081% fail on Switch (3 times worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 5.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp (63% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamps (29% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp (29% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.061% fail on Switch
      • 0.020% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.020% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 1.9% fail on Hazard warning (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Switch (2 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Lamp (130% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.020% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.8% fail on Horn
    • 1.3% fail on Battery (39% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Direction indicators (70% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Flashing type (70% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.57% fail on Individual lamps (77% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.32% fail on Side repeaters (55% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on All direction indicators (69% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.020% fail on Switch
    • 0.30% fail on Rear fog lamp (89% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Fog lamp (89% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.020% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.22% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.081% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.081% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 7.4% fail on Anti-roll bars (20% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Linkage condition (5 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (27% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (34% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Attachment
      • 0.16% fail on Condition (170% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 6.0% fail on Suspension arms (35% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 5.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (36% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.081% fail on Attachment
      • 0.020% fail on Condition
    • 5.2% fail on Drive shafts (38% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 5.1% fail on Front drive shafts (38% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 5.1% fail on Constant velocity joints (39% worse than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.020% fail on Couplings
      • 0.10% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.10% fail on Drive shafts
    • 3.6% fail on Coil springs (47% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Condition (48% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.040% fail on Location
    • 3.0% fail on Front suspension joints (36% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.0% fail on Rear (110% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Front (55% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.97% fail on Shock absorbers (45% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.97% fail on Condition (45% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.26% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.26% fail on Condition
    • 0.18% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.16% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.020% fail on Attachment
    • 0.061% fail on Prescribed areas (98% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.040% fail on Subframe mounting (85% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.020% fail on Component mounting
    • 0.040% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.040% fail on Condition
    • 0.040% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.040% fail on Attachment
    • 0.020% fail on Torsion bars
      • 0.020% fail on Condition
  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 9.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.3% fail on Rear wheels (36% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.3% fail on Parking brake performance (60% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake imbalance (46% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Service brake performance (73% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.040% fail on Brake operation
    • 3.9% fail on Hydraulic systems (42% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 3.7% fail on Components (42% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 3.1% fail on Pipes (38% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.36% fail on Hoses (48% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.22% fail on Valves (70% better than other 2006 vans)
        • 0.061% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.020% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.18% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.12% fail on Leaks (62% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 3.1% fail on Hub components
      • 2.1% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.040% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.020% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.020% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 2.0% fail on Parking brake (63% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Condition (63% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on ABS
    • 0.59% fail on Restricted movement (110% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.45% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.45% fail on Pedal
        • 0.45% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.45% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.40% fail on Cable
      • 0.020% fail on Lever
      • 0.020% fail on Pivot
    • 0.020% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.020% fail on Components
        • 0.020% fail on Pipes
  • 12% fail on Steering (110% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 12% fail on Steering system (130% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 6.2% fail on Track rod end (67% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 5.3% fail on Steering rack (7 times worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Ball joint (71% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.12% fail on Free play
        • 0.12% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.12% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.89% fail on Power steering
      • 0.45% fail on Operation
      • 0.26% fail on Other components
      • 0.18% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.020% fail on Electronic power steering
      • 0.020% fail on Drive system
    • 0.040% fail on Steering operation
  • 10% fail on Tyres (28% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 6.3% fail on Tread depth (32% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 4.3% fail on Condition (26% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.51% fail on Size/type (71% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.081% fail on Valve stem
  • 9.9% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers
    • 3.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.93% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.75% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.020% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (24% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.95% fail on Emissions
    • 0.20% fail on Fuel system (80% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.081% fail on Pipe
      • 0.040% fail on Tank (80% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.040% fail on Cap (84% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.040% fail on System (89% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.16% fail on Emissions not tested (60% better than other 2006 vans)
  • 3.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.4% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (72% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (68% worse than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Drivers airbag (130% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.91% fail on Seat belts (65% better than other 2006 vans)
      • 0.79% fail on Condition
      • 0.10% fail on Attachment
      • 0.040% fail on Requirements
      • 0.020% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (71% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.47% fail on Doors
      • 0.45% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.020% fail on Drivers
    • 0.22% fail on Body condition (89% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.20% fail on Seats
      • 0.10% fail on Passengers
      • 0.10% fail on Drivers
    • 0.20% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.061% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.020% fail on Body security
    • 0.020% fail on Load security
      • 0.020% fail on Loading door
  • 0.59% fail on Registration plates and VIN (44% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.53% fail on Registration plate (49% better than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.061% fail on Vehicle Identification Number (5 times worse than other 2006 vans)
  • 0.32% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.24% fail on Condition (190% worse than other 2006 vans)
    • 0.081% fail on Attachment (71% better than other 2006 vans)
  • 0.020% fail on Towbars
    • 0.020% fail on Towbar