Renault Kangoo MOT Results

Registered in 2007
52.0% pass rate
from 5,341 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 2007 vans and highlighted areas where the Renault Kangoo is unusually good or bad.

  • 17% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (28% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 5.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim (21% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim (21% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.26% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.1% fail on Stop lamp (56% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Position lamps (32% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Position lamp (31% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.075% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamps (42% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp (44% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.075% fail on Dipswitch
    • 2.1% fail on Electrical equipment (28% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Horn (55% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.36% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.075% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.97% fail on Hazard warning (170% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.97% fail on Switch (170% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.67% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (75% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Rear fog lamp (75% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.67% fail on Rear fog lamp (74% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.64% fail on Direction indicators (80% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.64% fail on Flashing type (80% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.47% fail on Individual direction indicators (79% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.094% fail on Side repeaters (89% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.075% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.019% fail on Switch
    • 0.13% fail on Rear reflectors (70% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.056% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.056% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
      • 0.037% fail on Main beam tell-tale
    • 0.019% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.019% fail on Outline marker lamp
  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 9.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.9% fail on Service brake performance (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 6.8% fail on Rbt (110% worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 5.5% fail on Service brake performance (120% worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake imbalance (87% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.075% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.056% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.019% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.019% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.019% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (61% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 2.5% fail on Rbt (sp) (61% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake imbalance (82% worse than other 2007 vans)
          • 0.52% fail on Service brake performance (41% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.019% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.019% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.2% fail on Parking brake performance (54% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (54% better than other 2007 vans)
          • 1.2% fail on Parking brake performance (50% better than other 2007 vans)
          • 0.037% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (85% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.019% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.019% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.19% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.6% fail on Mechanical brake components (24% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 2.0% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.6% fail on Brake linings and pads (50% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads (49% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.49% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.34% fail on Cable
        • 0.11% fail on Lever
        • 0.037% fail on Linkage
        • 0.019% fail on Clevis joint
    • 2.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes (55% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (38% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Anti-lock braking system (59% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Parking brake control (77% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Lever (70% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.056% fail on Electronic parking brake (11 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.88% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.67% fail on Hand lever (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.26% fail on Pedal (49% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.79% fail on Load sensing valves (80% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.36% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.28% fail on Brake fluid (130% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.075% fail on Valves
    • 0.13% fail on Flexible brake hoses (61% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.075% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (72% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.075% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.056% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.019% fail on Other components
      • 0.019% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.019% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
      • 0.019% fail on Additional braking device
    • 0.019% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.019% fail on Servos
  • 15% fail on Suspension (19% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 6.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.6% fail on Ball joint (31% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.66% fail on Pins and bushes (58% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.019% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 5.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (21% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Linkage (3 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Pins and bushes (39% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting (7 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Anti-roll bar (200% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.037% fail on Ball joint (94% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.037% fail on Linkage ball joints (98% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.019% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 2.3% fail on Springs (35% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Coil springs
        • 2.3% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.9% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.79% fail on Shock absorbers (42% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.66% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.37% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.037% fail on Other suspension component
    • 0.19% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.075% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.056% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.037% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.019% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.075% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension (3 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.019% fail on Operation
      • 0.019% fail on Suspension unit
      • 0.019% fail on Bellows
      • 0.019% fail on Pipes
    • 0.037% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.037% fail on Suspension rod
    • 0.037% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (98% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.019% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.019% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 13% fail on Steering (100% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 8.0% fail on Steering linkage components (69% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 7.5% fail on Track rod end (71% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.13% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.037% fail on Intermediate drop arm
      • 0.037% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.037% fail on Other components
        • 0.037% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.019% fail on Locking devices
    • 5.2% fail on Steering gear (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 5.1% fail on Steering rack (5 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.019% fail on Operation
    • 0.54% fail on Power steering
      • 0.22% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.19% fail on Other components
      • 0.15% fail on Operation
      • 0.019% fail on Pump
      • 0.019% fail on Rams
    • 0.13% fail on Steering play
      • 0.13% fail on Steering rack
  • 9.5% fail on Visibility
    • 4.7% fail on Wipers
    • 4.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.73% fail on View to rear
      • 0.71% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.019% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.30% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.28% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.28% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.019% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.9% fail on Body, chassis, structure (12% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Transmission (21% worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 4.6% fail on Drive shafts (45% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 4.6% fail on Joints (48% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.019% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.15% fail on Prop shafts (81% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.15% fail on Joints
    • 3.2% fail on Exhaust system (26% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.58% fail on Doors
      • 0.41% fail on Other passenger's door (85% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.37% fail on Door condition (86% worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.019% fail on Catch
        • 0.019% fail on Hinge
      • 0.13% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
      • 0.037% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.037% fail on Door condition
    • 0.39% fail on Fuel system (47% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Tank
      • 0.11% fail on Hose
      • 0.11% fail on Pipe
      • 0.056% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (74% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.19% fail on Carrier
      • 0.037% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.17% fail on Body (74% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Other body component (69% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.037% fail on Body condition
      • 0.019% fail on Panel
    • 0.13% fail on Seats
      • 0.075% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.056% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.11% fail on Boot lid (4 times worse than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Boot lid condition (5 times worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.075% fail on Bumpers (72% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.056% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.037% fail on Bracket
      • 0.019% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.037% fail on Towbar
      • 0.019% fail on Coupling
      • 0.019% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.037% fail on Load security
      • 0.037% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.037% fail on Tailgate condition
    • 0.019% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.019% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.019% fail on Undertray
  • 8.5% fail on Tyres (28% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 5.4% fail on Tread depth (33% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Condition (22% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.51% fail on Size/type (85% worse than other 2007 vans)
  • 3.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.5% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (58% worse than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.88% fail on Seat belts (61% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Condition
      • 0.094% fail on Prescribed areas (93% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.037% fail on Requirements
    • 0.11% fail on Airbags
      • 0.094% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.019% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 3.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (56% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Exhaust emissions (55% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Compression ignition (67% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.95% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (55% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on Emissions not tested (53% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.21% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.11% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (95% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.094% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.019% fail on Pre 01/01/1980 visual
        • 0.019% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 1.3% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.73% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (48% better than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.52% fail on Catalyst emissions (2 times worse than other 2007 vans)
        • 0.075% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.019% fail on Non catalyst emissions
    • 0.34% fail on Fluid leaks (59% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Engine oil leaks (65% better than other 2007 vans)
      • 0.075% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.037% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.43% fail on Identification of the vehicle (49% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.39% fail on Registration plates (53% better than other 2007 vans)
    • 0.037% fail on Vehicle Identification Number (6 times worse than other 2007 vans)
  • 0.24% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.17% fail on Condition
    • 0.075% fail on Attachment (73% better than other 2007 vans)