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Renault Kangoo MOT Results

Registered in 2008
56.0% pass rate
from 4,326 tests in 2020
(5.7% better than other 2008 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 2008 vans and highlighted areas where the Renault Kangoo is unusually good or bad.

  • 15% fail on Brakes (12% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 9.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 6.9% fail on Service brake performance (140% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 6.9% fail on Rbt (150% worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 6.1% fail on Service brake performance (170% worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake imbalance (74% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.023% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.023% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (65% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (65% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance (100% worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.46% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance (47% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (47% better than other 2008 vans)
          • 1.2% fail on Parking brake performance (49% better than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.16% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.023% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.046% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.046% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.046% fail on Brake performance not tested (81% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.8% fail on Mechanical brake components (43% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.5% fail on Brake discs
        • 0.023% fail on Brake drums
      • 1.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (58% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Brake pads (60% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.069% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.37% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.30% fail on Cable
        • 0.069% fail on Lever
    • 1.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes (59% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.2% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 1.0% fail on Load sensing valves (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.86% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.53% fail on Hand lever (170% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Pedal
    • 0.81% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.81% fail on Lever
    • 0.21% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.18% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.023% fail on Valves
    • 0.12% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.069% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
      • 0.046% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.069% fail on Flexible brake hoses (79% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.046% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.023% fail on Servos
      • 0.023% fail on Valves
    • 0.023% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.023% fail on Other components
  • 15% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (35% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 5.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim (30% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim (29% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp (61% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps (35% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Position lamp (36% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.023% fail on Switch
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamps (37% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp (37% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.092% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.023% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.023% fail on Dipswitch
    • 1.5% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.1% fail on Horn
      • 0.46% fail on Battery(ies) (82% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.39% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.39% fail on Switch
    • 0.39% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (84% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.39% fail on Rear fog lamp (84% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.39% fail on Rear fog lamp (84% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.37% fail on Direction indicators (87% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Flashing type (87% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.30% fail on Individual direction indicators (84% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.046% fail on Side repeaters (95% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.023% fail on Switch
    • 0.25% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.069% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.046% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
      • 0.023% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 11% fail on Suspension (41% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 5.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (27% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.44% fail on Pins and bushes (63% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting (7 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.092% fail on Linkage ball joints (96% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.069% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.069% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.046% fail on Ball joint (93% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Suspension arms (36% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.86% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.23% fail on Pins and bushes (87% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Springs (72% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Coil springs (47% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.0% fail on Coil spring (48% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.046% fail on Mounting
      • 0.023% fail on Torsion bars
        • 0.023% fail on Attachment bracket
    • 1.0% fail on Wheel bearings (40% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.69% fail on Shock absorbers (44% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.35% fail on Other suspension component (50% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.12% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.046% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.21% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.18% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.069% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (96% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.046% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.046% fail on Pipes (31 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.023% fail on Axles
      • 0.023% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.023% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.023% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 9.7% fail on Steering (74% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 6.5% fail on Steering linkage components (53% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 6.3% fail on Track rod end (57% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.046% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.023% fail on Other components
        • 0.023% fail on Steering linkage
    • 3.2% fail on Steering gear (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Operation
      • 0.023% fail on Steering box
    • 0.55% fail on Power steering
      • 0.21% fail on Operation
      • 0.16% fail on Other components
      • 0.14% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.046% fail on Pump
    • 0.21% fail on Steering play
      • 0.21% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.023% fail on Steering wheel
  • 9.5% fail on Visibility
    • 4.9% fail on Washers
    • 4.3% fail on Wipers
    • 0.46% fail on View to rear (50% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.46% fail on Mirrors (49% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.42% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.42% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.14% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.023% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.1% fail on Transmission
      • 3.8% fail on Drive shafts (30% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 3.8% fail on Joints (30% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.046% fail on Drive shaft
        • 0.023% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.23% fail on Prop shafts (58% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.23% fail on Joints
    • 3.5% fail on Exhaust system (55% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.69% fail on Doors
      • 0.58% fail on Other passenger's door (180% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.51% fail on Door condition (190% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.069% fail on Catch
      • 0.069% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.046% fail on Door condition
        • 0.023% fail on Catch
      • 0.046% fail on Front passenger's door (80% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.023% fail on Door condition
        • 0.023% fail on Catch
    • 0.30% fail on Fuel system (58% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.092% fail on Tank
      • 0.092% fail on Hose
      • 0.092% fail on Pipe
      • 0.023% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.023% fail on System
    • 0.25% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.18% fail on Carrier
      • 0.069% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.25% fail on Body (56% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Other body component
      • 0.046% fail on Panel
    • 0.18% fail on Seats
      • 0.12% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.069% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.12% fail on Boot lid (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.092% fail on Boot lid condition (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.092% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.069% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.069% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.046% fail on Undertray
    • 0.023% fail on Towbar
      • 0.023% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.023% fail on Cabs
      • 0.023% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 7.2% fail on Tyres
    • 4.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.23% fail on Size/type
  • 3.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.9% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (120% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.88% fail on Seat belts (52% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.72% fail on Condition
      • 0.092% fail on Prescribed areas (91% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.046% fail on Attachment
      • 0.046% fail on Requirements
    • 0.092% fail on Airbags
      • 0.069% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.023% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 3.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (51% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Exhaust emissions (50% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Compression ignition (60% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.97% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.76% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.18% fail on Emissions not tested (62% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.046% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (98% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.51% fail on Catalyst emissions (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.51% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (66% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.39% fail on Emissions not tested (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Fluid leaks (64% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Engine oil leaks (76% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.069% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.069% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.023% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.023% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 0.30% fail on Identification of the vehicle (63% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Registration plates (63% better than other 2008 vans)
  • 0.30% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.21% fail on Condition (190% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.069% fail on Attachment
    • 0.023% fail on Hubs
  • 0.023% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.023% fail on Belt(s)/padding