Renault Trafic MOT Results

Registered in 2002
44.1% pass rate
from 1,469 tests in 2020
(12% worse than other 2002 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 2002 vans and highlighted areas where the Renault Trafic is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (13% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 7.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 6.3% fail on Headlamps (45% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 6.1% fail on Headlamp (52% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.068% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 5.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (43% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 5.3% fail on Position lamps (37% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 4.9% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.27% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.20% fail on Switch (13 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 5.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.68% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.3% fail on Hazard warning (6 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 3.3% fail on Switch (6 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.8% fail on Horn
      • 0.27% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.14% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 2.7% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 2.7% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 2.7% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.068% fail on Switch
    • 2.0% fail on Direction indicators (45% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Flashing type (45% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 1.7% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.14% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.14% fail on Side repeaters (88% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on Switch
    • 0.48% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.14% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.14% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 27% fail on Suspension (29% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 12% fail on Suspension arms (96% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 11% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.48% fail on Suspension arm (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Pins and bushes (74% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 9.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (120% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 4.0% fail on Linkage ball joints (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.95% fail on Ball joint (180% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.88% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.68% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.41% fail on Linkage
      • 0.14% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 4.8% fail on Springs (38% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 4.7% fail on Coil springs (170% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 4.6% fail on Coil spring (170% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on Mounting
      • 0.068% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.4% fail on Shock absorbers (130% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (55% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.4% fail on Macpherson strut (3 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.82% fail on Pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.95% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.82% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.14% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.068% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.48% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.41% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.068% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.068% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.068% fail on Suspension rod
  • 27% fail on Brakes (33% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 19% fail on Brake performance (53% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 12% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (110% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 12% fail on Rbt (sp) (110% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.068% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 6.9% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 6.8% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 4.6% fail on Service brake performance (42% worse than other 2002 vans)
          • 2.8% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.068% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.068% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.068% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 5.3% fail on Parking brake performance (160% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 5.2% fail on Rbt (160% worse than other 2002 vans)
          • 4.6% fail on Parking brake performance (160% worse than other 2002 vans)
          • 0.48% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.14% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.14% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.14% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (5 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.4% fail on Rbt
          • 3.8% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.88% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.068% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.068% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.61% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 7.6% fail on Mechanical brake components (130% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Brake discs and drums (130% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 3.1% fail on Brake discs (140% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Brake linings and pads (76% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 2.7% fail on Brake pads (74% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.068% fail on Brake linings
      • 2.4% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 2.2% fail on Cable (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.068% fail on Lever
        • 0.068% fail on Linkage
        • 0.068% fail on Relay lever
    • 4.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.7% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 1.1% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (180% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Anti-lock braking system (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.95% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.95% fail on Lever
    • 0.68% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.27% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.14% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.068% fail on Master cylinder
      • 0.068% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.27% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.27% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.20% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.20% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.068% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.068% fail on Valves
    • 0.068% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.068% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.068% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
  • 17% fail on Visibility (55% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 11% fail on Washers (140% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 5.7% fail on Wipers
    • 0.95% fail on View to rear
      • 0.88% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.068% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.54% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.48% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.14% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.14% fail on Windscreen
  • 11% fail on Steering (52% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 9.1% fail on Steering linkage components (90% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 8.6% fail on Track rod end (100% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.14% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.068% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.61% fail on Power steering
      • 0.34% fail on Operation
      • 0.20% fail on Other components
      • 0.14% fail on Pump
      • 0.068% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.54% fail on Steering play
      • 0.54% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.34% fail on Steering wheel (3 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Steering gear (81% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Steering rack (79% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.20% fail on Steering column
    • 0.068% fail on Motorcycle derived steering systems
      • 0.068% fail on Head bearings
  • 8.0% fail on Body, chassis, structure (49% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Transmission (40% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 2.9% fail on Drive shafts
        • 2.8% fail on Joints
        • 0.068% fail on Bearing housing
      • 0.14% fail on Prop shafts (89% better than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on Joints
    • 1.6% fail on Chassis (48% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Chassis condition (47% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.82% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.41% fail on Tank
      • 0.20% fail on Pipe
      • 0.14% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.068% fail on System
    • 0.75% fail on Integral vehicle structure (70% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (70% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.61% fail on Exhaust system (84% better than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.54% fail on Body
      • 0.41% fail on Other body component
      • 0.14% fail on Panel
    • 0.48% fail on Engine mounting (190% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Engine mounting condition (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 0.41% fail on Doors
      • 0.20% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.20% fail on Door condition
      • 0.14% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.14% fail on Door condition
      • 0.068% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.068% fail on Door condition
    • 0.27% fail on Cabs
      • 0.27% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.068% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.068% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.068% fail on Carrier
    • 0.068% fail on Towbar
      • 0.068% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.068% fail on Undertray
  • 6.6% fail on Tyres
    • 3.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.54% fail on Size/type
  • 6.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (32% worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 4.4% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Seat belts (52% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
      • 0.14% fail on Prescribed areas (95% better than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.068% fail on Requirements
    • 0.27% fail on Airbags (4 times worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.27% fail on Drivers airbag (4 times worse than other 2002 vans)
  • 5.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.1% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.6% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 1.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.20% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (7 times worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.068% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.068% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
      • 0.88% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.82% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (130% worse than other 2002 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.8% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.7% fail on Engine oil leaks (77% worse than other 2002 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.068% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.068% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.068% fail on Undertray
  • 1.5% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.27% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.20% fail on Attachment
    • 0.068% fail on Condition
  • 0.14% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.14% fail on Speedometer