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Renault Kangoo MOT Results

Registered in 2007
52.6% pass rate
from 5,095 tests in 2017
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 2007 vans and highlighted areas where the Renault Kangoo is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (11% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 13% fail on Registration plate lamp (14% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 6.7% fail on Position lamps (22% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 5.3% fail on Front lamps (17% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Rear lamps (37% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.020% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.020% fail on Switch
    • 5.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.6% fail on Stop lamp (51% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps (40% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp (40% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.020% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.020% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.020% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.020% fail on Dipswitch
    • 1.4% fail on Horn
    • 1.2% fail on Battery (93% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Hazard warning (140% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.84% fail on Switch (160% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on Lamp (120% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators (69% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type (69% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.69% fail on Individual lamps (70% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.24% fail on Side repeaters (76% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.098% fail on All direction indicators (72% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.059% fail on Switch
    • 0.55% fail on Rear fog lamp (79% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Fog lamp (79% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.059% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.020% fail on Switch
    • 0.29% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.098% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.079% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.079% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 16% fail on Suspension (13% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 6.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.0% fail on Linkage condition (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.9% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (36% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.77% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (57% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Attachment
      • 0.18% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.039% fail on Presence (5 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Drive shafts (22% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Front drive shafts (24% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 3.6% fail on Constant velocity joints (26% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.059% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.059% fail on Drive shafts
    • 3.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.020% fail on Attachment
    • 2.2% fail on Coil springs
      • 2.2% fail on Condition
    • 2.1% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.5% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.80% fail on Rear (87% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Front (47% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.61% fail on Shock absorbers (59% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.61% fail on Condition (59% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.098% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.039% fail on Attachment
    • 0.14% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
    • 0.039% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.020% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.020% fail on Attachment
    • 0.039% fail on Prescribed areas (98% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.020% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.020% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.020% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.020% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.020% fail on Air suspension
      • 0.020% fail on Bellows
  • 15% fail on Brakes (12% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 9.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.2% fail on Rear wheels (46% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Front wheels (44% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Parking brake performance (68% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Brake imbalance (55% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Service brake performance (44% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.079% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.039% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.020% fail on Gradient hand brake
    • 3.5% fail on Hydraulic systems (39% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Components (40% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Pipes (61% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Valves (140% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.37% fail on Hoses
        • 0.039% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.26% fail on Leaks
      • 0.18% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.020% fail on Operation
    • 2.4% fail on Hub components (44% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Brake pads (50% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.079% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.059% fail on Wheel cylinder (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Parking brake (46% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Condition (46% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on ABS (49% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.77% fail on Restricted movement (190% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.41% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.41% fail on Pedal
        • 0.33% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.079% fail on Condition
    • 0.27% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.26% fail on Cable
      • 0.020% fail on Lever
    • 0.020% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.020% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 10% fail on Steering (74% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 9.5% fail on Steering system (90% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 6.1% fail on Track rod end (62% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.9% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.49% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.33% fail on Free play (120% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.33% fail on Steering rack (120% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.12% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.020% fail on Other components
        • 0.020% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.61% fail on Power steering
      • 0.31% fail on Operation
      • 0.20% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.20% fail on Other components
      • 0.020% fail on Pump
    • 0.039% fail on Locking devices
  • 10.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.5% fail on Wipers
    • 4.0% fail on Washers
    • 0.84% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.55% fail on Mirrors (44% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.059% fail on Indirect vision devices (10 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.020% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.7% fail on Tyres (18% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 5.2% fail on Tread depth (20% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Condition
    • 0.29% fail on Size/type
    • 0.14% fail on Valve stem
  • 4.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.2% fail on Exhaust system (23% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Emissions
    • 0.27% fail on Fuel system (71% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.098% fail on Pipe
      • 0.079% fail on Tank
      • 0.079% fail on System (78% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.039% fail on Cap (82% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.20% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 3.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.3% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (58% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (50% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Drivers airbag (170% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.020% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 0.96% fail on Seat belts (45% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.82% fail on Condition
      • 0.059% fail on Attachment
      • 0.059% fail on Prescribed areas (93% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.020% fail on Requirements
  • 1.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (54% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.61% fail on Doors
      • 0.51% fail on Passengers other (120% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.079% fail on Drivers
      • 0.020% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.27% fail on Body condition (80% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.24% fail on Seats
      • 0.12% fail on Passengers
      • 0.12% fail on Drivers
    • 0.16% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.039% fail on Load security
      • 0.020% fail on Bootlid
      • 0.020% fail on Tailgate
    • 0.020% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.020% fail on Body security
  • 0.53% fail on Registration plates and VIN (48% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.53% fail on Registration plate (47% better than other 2007 vans)
  • 0.18% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.098% fail on Attachment
    • 0.079% fail on Condition
  • 0.020% fail on Towbars
    • 0.020% fail on Towbar
    • 0.020% fail on Vehicle structure