Renault Kangoo MOT Results

Registered in 2014
65.3% pass rate
from 3,746 tests in 2020
(23% worse than other 2014 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 2014 vans and highlighted areas where the Renault Kangoo is unusually good or bad.

  • 15% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (12% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 5.0% fail on Stop lamp (59% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Headlamps (90% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Headlamp (89% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.080% fail on Dipswitch (7 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.37% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps (50% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Position lamp (51% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.080% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.88% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.88% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.77% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.13% fail on Switch (6 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Hazard warning (150% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Switch (150% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.16% fail on Horn
      • 0.11% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.16% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.16% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.16% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.11% fail on Direction indicators (92% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Flashing type (92% better than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.053% fail on Individual direction indicators (90% better than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.027% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.027% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.027% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.027% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 10% fail on Brakes (41% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 6.6% fail on Mechanical brake components (88% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 5.6% fail on Brake linings and pads (90% worse than other 2014 vans)
        • 5.6% fail on Brake pads (90% worse than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.053% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.7% fail on Brake discs and drums (100% worse than other 2014 vans)
        • 1.7% fail on Brake discs (100% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.080% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.053% fail on Cable
        • 0.027% fail on Pivot
    • 1.6% fail on Rigid brake pipes (2 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on Brake performance (45% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt
          • 0.85% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.24% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.32% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (82% better than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.32% fail on Rbt (sp) (82% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.21% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.19% fail on Parking brake performance (68% better than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Rbt (67% better than other 2014 vans)
          • 0.19% fail on Parking brake performance (62% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.053% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 1.0% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (95% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.91% fail on Pedal (100% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.24% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.19% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.053% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.19% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.19% fail on Lever
    • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.053% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.053% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.027% fail on Master cylinder
    • 0.11% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.053% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.053% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.027% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.027% fail on Additional braking device
  • 8.7% fail on Visibility (51% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 5.2% fail on Wipers (88% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Washers (38% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.45% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.45% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.29% fail on View to rear
      • 0.29% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.11% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.027% fail on Bonnet
  • 7.0% fail on Tyres (49% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Tread depth (77% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.053% fail on Size/type
  • 5.4% fail on Suspension
    • 2.3% fail on Springs (82% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Coil springs (130% worse than other 2014 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Coil spring (130% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint (63% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.027% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.91% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.53% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.32% fail on Anti-roll bars (77% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.053% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.027% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.027% fail on Linkage
      • 0.027% fail on Linkage ball joints
    • 0.13% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.053% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.053% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.027% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.053% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (5 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.027% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.027% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.027% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.027% fail on Other components
  • 3.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure (49% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Transmission (110% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Drive shafts (130% worse than other 2014 vans)
        • 2.1% fail on Joints (130% worse than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.027% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.027% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.027% fail on Joints
    • 0.40% fail on Doors (150% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
        • 0.027% fail on Catch
      • 0.16% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
        • 0.027% fail on Pillar
      • 0.080% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.053% fail on Catch (24 times worse than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.027% fail on Door condition
    • 0.29% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.24% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.053% fail on Tank
    • 0.24% fail on Body
      • 0.21% fail on Other body component
      • 0.027% fail on Panel
    • 0.13% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.080% fail on Spare wheel condition
      • 0.053% fail on Carrier
    • 0.080% fail on Exhaust system (73% better than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.080% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.053% fail on Load security
      • 0.053% fail on Loading door
    • 0.053% fail on Seats
      • 0.027% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.027% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 2.8% fail on Steering (84% worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Steering linkage components (110% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Track rod end (120% worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.080% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.027% fail on Other components
        • 0.027% fail on Steering linkage
    • 0.19% fail on Steering play (3 times worse than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.080% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.053% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.027% fail on Operation
    • 0.027% fail on Steering column
    • 0.027% fail on Steering lock
  • 1.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (54% better than other 2014 vans)
    • 0.83% fail on Exhaust emissions (60% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.43% fail on Compression ignition (73% better than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.35% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (66% better than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.053% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (89% better than other 2014 vans)
        • 0.027% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.40% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.37% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.027% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.16% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.11% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.053% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.027% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.027% fail on Undertray
  • 0.64% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.51% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.13% fail on Seat belts (78% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Condition (80% better than other 2014 vans)
      • 0.027% fail on Requirements
    • 0.027% fail on Airbags
      • 0.027% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.24% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.16% fail on Condition
    • 0.080% fail on Attachment
  • 0.21% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.21% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.027% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.027% fail on Belt(s)/padding