Renault Kangoo MOT Results

Registered in 2016
70.1% pass rate
from 3,622 tests in 2020
(31% worse than other 2016 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 2016 vans and highlighted areas where the Renault Kangoo is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (57% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 5.3% fail on Stop lamp (170% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim (4.1% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim (0.66% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.028% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamps (15% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp (15% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.028% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.028% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.2% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (95% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp (95% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (89% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on Switch (6 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.39% fail on Rear reflectors (110% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.33% fail on Direction indicators (73% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on Flashing type (73% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on Side repeaters (84% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.083% fail on All direction indicators (150% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.083% fail on Individual direction indicators (78% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.028% fail on Switch
    • 0.22% fail on Electrical equipment (20% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Horn (26% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.028% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.028% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.19% fail on Position lamps (13% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Position lamp (23% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.028% fail on Switch
    • 0.19% fail on Hazard warning (13 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Switch (13 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Reversing lamps (11% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Reversing lamps (14% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.083% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.083% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale (6 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.055% fail on Main beam tell-tale (13 times worse than other 2016 vans)
  • 8.4% fail on Visibility (68% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 4.4% fail on Wipers (67% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Washers (110% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.55% fail on Condition of glass (49% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Windscreen (51% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on View to rear (22% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.30% fail on Mirrors (20% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.055% fail on Driver's view (12% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.055% fail on Bonnet (9.4% worse than other 2016 vans)
  • 6.4% fail on Tyres (46% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Tread depth (82% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 2.5% fail on Condition (11% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.055% fail on Size/type (45% better than other 2016 vans)
  • 6.2% fail on Brakes (6.6% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 4.4% fail on Mechanical brake components (33% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 3.9% fail on Brake linings and pads (40% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 3.9% fail on Brake pads (39% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.055% fail on Brake linings (140% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake discs and drums (59% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Brake discs (60% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.028% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.028% fail on Lever
    • 1.4% fail on Brake performance (32% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.80% fail on Service brake performance (13% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.80% fail on Rbt (15% worse than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.69% fail on Service brake performance (30% worse than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake imbalance (29% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (60% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.50% fail on Rbt (sp) (60% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Parking brake performance (32% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.25% fail on Rbt (29% better than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.25% fail on Parking brake performance (17% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Brake performance not tested (79% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.083% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (56% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.083% fail on Rbt (sp) (55% better than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.055% fail on Service brake imbalance (40% better than other 2016 vans)
          • 0.028% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.50% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (51% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.44% fail on Pedal (62% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.055% fail on Hand lever (5.6% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.33% fail on Rigid brake pipes (150% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Parking brake control (49% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Lever (49% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (62% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Anti-lock braking system (57% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Electronic stability control (45% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Flexible brake hoses (8.2% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.028% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.028% fail on Master cylinder
  • 2.7% fail on Suspension (18% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Springs (15% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Coil springs (33% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Coil spring (34% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.55% fail on Shock absorbers (15% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.47% fail on Suspension arms (39% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Pins and bushes (24% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint (60% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint dust cover (0.59% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.028% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.33% fail on Anti-roll bars (59% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (130% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage ball joints (62% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.055% fail on Linkage (140% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.028% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.30% fail on Wheel bearings (81% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.055% fail on Suspension rods (3 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.055% fail on Ball joint dust cover (13 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.028% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.028% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.028% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.028% fail on Suspension unit
  • 2.6% fail on Body, chassis, structure (73% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Transmission (150% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Drive shafts (160% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on Joints (140% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Drive shaft (7 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.055% fail on Prop shafts (26% worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.055% fail on Joints (77% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.47% fail on Doors (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Front passenger's door (5 times worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on Door condition (6 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Driver's door (3 times worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Door condition (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.055% fail on Catch (9 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.028% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.028% fail on Door condition
    • 0.28% fail on Body (13% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Other body component (3.5% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.028% fail on Panel
    • 0.17% fail on Fuel system (73% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (160% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.028% fail on Tank
      • 0.028% fail on Pipe
    • 0.083% fail on Bumpers (19% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.083% fail on Spare wheel (160% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.055% fail on Carrier (150% worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.028% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.055% fail on Undertray (98% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.028% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.028% fail on Seats
      • 0.028% fail on Driver's seat
  • 1.7% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Steering linkage components (3 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Track rod end (4 times worse than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.028% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.028% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.028% fail on Operation
    • 0.028% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.028% fail on Steering play
      • 0.028% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.72% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (56% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.69% fail on Exhaust emissions (54% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Compression ignition (57% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.41% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (52% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.055% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (74% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.028% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.19% fail on Spark ignition (48% better than other 2016 vans)
        • 0.19% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (47% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.028% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.028% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.52% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (31% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Seat belts (47% better than other 2016 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Condition (43% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (3.5% worse than other 2016 vans)
  • 0.25% fail on Road Wheels (94% worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.028% fail on Attachment
  • 0.083% fail on Identification of the vehicle (71% better than other 2016 vans)
    • 0.083% fail on Registration plates (71% better than other 2016 vans)