Renault Trafic MOT Results

Registered in 2003
45.0% pass rate
from 2,931 tests in 2020
(10% worse than other 2003 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 2003 vans and highlighted areas where the Renault Trafic is unusually good or bad.

  • 29% fail on Suspension (34% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 14% fail on Suspension arms (110% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 12% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.61% fail on Ball joint dust cover (56% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Suspension arm (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 9.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (67% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 3.9% fail on Linkage ball joints (130% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (160% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint (160% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint dust cover (180% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.99% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.14% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.10% fail on Linkage (76% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 4.3% fail on Springs
      • 4.3% fail on Coil springs (96% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 4.3% fail on Coil spring (99% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 4.1% fail on Shock absorbers (160% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.3% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (52% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.6% fail on Other suspension component (75% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint (150% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.10% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.068% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.4% fail on Sub-frames (83% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (130% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.034% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.034% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.1% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (150% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Macpherson strut (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.068% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.034% fail on Suspension rod
      • 0.034% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 26% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 8.5% fail on Stop lamp (29% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 5.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 4.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.0% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.14% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.068% fail on Switch
    • 3.7% fail on Hazard warning (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 3.7% fail on Switch (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.10% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.068% fail on Headlamp levelling device (88% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 3.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 3.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.068% fail on Switch
    • 2.0% fail on Electrical equipment (29% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Horn
      • 0.17% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.10% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 1.2% fail on Direction indicators (67% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Flashing type (67% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.85% fail on Individual direction indicators (65% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.20% fail on Side repeaters (80% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.14% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.34% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.068% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.068% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 23% fail on Brakes (17% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 15% fail on Brake performance (25% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 9.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (58% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 9.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (58% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.068% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.034% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 5.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 5.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance
          • 2.9% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.034% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.034% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.034% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 4.9% fail on Parking brake performance (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 4.8% fail on Rbt (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 4.6% fail on Parking brake performance (140% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.24% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.034% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.10% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.068% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.034% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 4.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.7% fail on Rbt
          • 4.2% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.72% fail on Service brake imbalance (43% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.034% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.034% fail on Service brake performance (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.034% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.034% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.14% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 7.5% fail on Mechanical brake components (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 3.6% fail on Brake linings and pads (110% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 3.5% fail on Brake pads (110% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.034% fail on Brake linings
      • 2.7% fail on Brake discs and drums (100% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 2.6% fail on Brake discs (100% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.10% fail on Brake drums
      • 2.1% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Cable (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on Lever
        • 0.068% fail on Pivot
        • 0.034% fail on Linkage
        • 0.034% fail on Relay lever
    • 5.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.0% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 0.72% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.68% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.68% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.65% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.65% fail on Lever
    • 0.51% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.34% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.17% fail on Pedal (67% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.17% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.14% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.068% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.068% fail on Valves
    • 0.14% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.10% fail on Other components
      • 0.034% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.034% fail on Other braking system component
    • 0.034% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.034% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
  • 16% fail on Visibility (51% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 12% fail on Washers (130% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 5.0% fail on Wipers
    • 0.85% fail on View to rear
      • 0.85% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.51% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.51% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.44% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.27% fail on Bonnet
  • 12% fail on Steering (66% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 10% fail on Steering linkage components (110% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 9.9% fail on Track rod end (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.14% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.034% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.61% fail on Power steering
      • 0.31% fail on Operation
      • 0.17% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.17% fail on Other components
      • 0.068% fail on Pump
    • 0.55% fail on Steering gear (55% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Steering rack (53% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.48% fail on Steering play
      • 0.48% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.41% fail on Steering wheel (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.14% fail on Steering column
    • 0.034% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 10% fail on Body, chassis, structure (33% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Transmission
      • 4.4% fail on Drive shafts
        • 4.4% fail on Joints
        • 0.034% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.27% fail on Prop shafts (71% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Joints
      • 0.034% fail on Belts
    • 1.4% fail on Chassis (46% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Chassis condition (45% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Exhaust system (65% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.44% fail on Tank
      • 0.20% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.17% fail on System
      • 0.14% fail on Pipe
      • 0.10% fail on Hose
    • 1.0% fail on Integral vehicle structure (58% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.99% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (59% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.61% fail on Body
      • 0.31% fail on Other body component
      • 0.27% fail on Panel
      • 0.034% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.44% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.41% fail on Engine mounting condition (130% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Bracket
    • 0.44% fail on Doors (50% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.17% fail on Door condition
        • 0.034% fail on Hinge
      • 0.17% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.068% fail on Door condition (81% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.068% fail on Hinge (13 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.034% fail on Catch
      • 0.068% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.034% fail on Door condition
        • 0.034% fail on Hinge
    • 0.20% fail on Seats
      • 0.20% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.10% fail on Bumpers (77% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.034% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.034% fail on Carrier
    • 0.034% fail on Load security
      • 0.034% fail on Loading door
    • 0.034% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.034% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.034% fail on Cabs
      • 0.034% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 6.4% fail on Tyres
    • 3.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.55% fail on Size/type
  • 5.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 4.0% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (130% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Seat belts (57% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
      • 0.20% fail on Prescribed areas (92% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Attachment
      • 0.10% fail on Requirements
    • 0.034% fail on Airbags
      • 0.034% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 3.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (38% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.4% fail on Exhaust emissions (48% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Compression ignition (50% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.99% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (59% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.51% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.38% fail on Emissions not tested (56% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.10% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.034% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.034% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve
      • 0.48% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.31% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.17% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 1.3% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.1% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.20% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.068% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 1.2% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plates
    • 0.034% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.31% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.31% fail on Attachment
  • 0.14% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.10% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.034% fail on Speed limiter
      • 0.034% fail on Speed limiter plate