Renault Trafic MOT Results

Registered in 2003
45.3% pass rate
from 2,400 tests in 2020
(12% 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.

  • 28% fail on Suspension (31% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 13% fail on Suspension arms (100% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 11% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.88% fail on Ball joint dust cover (37% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.79% fail on Pins and bushes (52% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Suspension arm (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.042% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 10% fail on Anti-roll bars (83% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 5.0% fail on Linkage ball joints (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint dust cover (190% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.96% fail on Ball joint (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.63% fail on Pins and bushes (48% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Linkage (46% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (82% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 4.2% fail on Springs (21% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 4.2% fail on Coil springs (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 4.1% fail on Coil spring (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.083% fail on Mounting (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (38% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.4% fail on Shock absorbers (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Wheel bearings (14% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Sub-frames (64% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (80% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Sub-frame (20% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Pins and bushes (180% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.92% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.54% fail on Pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (150% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.042% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.79% fail on Other suspension component (0.96% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Ball joint (39% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Other suspension component (130% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Suspension rods (140% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.083% fail on Suspension rod (10 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.083% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Axles (14% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (91% worse than other 2003 vans)
  • 26% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (16% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 7.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (60% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 6.5% fail on Stop lamp (7.6% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamps (14% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 4.7% fail on Headlamp (26% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Dipswitch (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.042% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.042% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim (5.6% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim (7.6% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (20% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 4.1% fail on Hazard warning (6 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 4.1% fail on Switch (6 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (5.2% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 3.5% fail on Rear fog lamp (5.3% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 3.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (4.4% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.13% fail on Switch (53% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.9% fail on Electrical equipment (0.12% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Horn (24% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Trailer electrical socket (71% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Electrical wiring (12% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.083% fail on Battery(ies) (88% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Direction indicators (66% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Flashing type (66% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.92% fail on Individual direction indicators (63% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on All direction indicators (40% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.13% fail on Side repeaters (88% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.58% fail on Position lamps (8.9% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.46% fail on Position lamp (9.0% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Switch (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on Rear reflectors (14% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (92% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Main beam tell-tale (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.042% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 25% fail on Brakes (27% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 17% fail on Brake performance (43% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 11% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (92% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 11% fail on Rbt (sp) (94% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.042% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.042% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 6.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (29% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 6.4% fail on Rbt (sp) (30% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 3.9% fail on Service brake performance (32% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 3.4% fail on Service brake imbalance (28% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 5.5% fail on Service brake performance (17% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 5.4% fail on Rbt (17% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 4.8% fail on Service brake performance (28% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.92% fail on Service brake imbalance (24% better than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.042% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.083% fail on Plate brake tester (6.5% better than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.042% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.042% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 4.4% fail on Parking brake performance (110% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 4.3% fail on Rbt (110% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 4.0% fail on Parking brake performance (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.17% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (20% better than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.083% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (140% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.083% fail on Plate brake tester (50% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.083% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.042% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.042% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.63% fail on Brake performance not tested (51% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 7.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (110% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 3.7% fail on Brake linings and pads (110% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 3.7% fail on Brake pads (120% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Brake discs and drums (94% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 2.8% fail on Brake discs (99% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (160% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 1.4% fail on Cable (180% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.25% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.042% fail on Linkage
    • 5.8% fail on Rigid brake pipes (12% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Load sensing valves (1.8% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.88% fail on Parking brake control (48% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.88% fail on Lever (48% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.79% fail on Flexible brake hoses (83% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.71% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (15% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Anti-lock braking system (12% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.042% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 0.42% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (35% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Hand lever (45% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal (72% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.42% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (91% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic systems (65% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.083% fail on Brake fluid (57% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.042% fail on Valves
  • 17% fail on Visibility (55% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 12% fail on Washers (150% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 5.8% fail on Wipers (4.0% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.71% fail on View to rear (4.7% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Mirrors (9.1% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.042% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.50% fail on Condition of glass (0.23% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Windscreen (1.8% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.29% fail on Driver's view (80% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.21% fail on Bonnet (11% better than other 2003 vans)
  • 13% fail on Steering (84% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 11% fail on Steering linkage components (140% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 11% fail on Track rod end (150% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Ball joint (41% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Drag link end (33% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.042% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.75% fail on Steering gear (46% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.58% fail on Steering rack (55% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Operation (180% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.71% fail on Power steering (7.6% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Operation (76% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Other components (10.0% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Pipes and hoses (43% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.042% fail on Pump
    • 0.33% fail on Steering wheel (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.25% fail on Steering play (21% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Steering rack (6.5% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.042% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.042% fail on Steering column
  • 12% fail on Body, chassis, structure (19% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 4.8% fail on Transmission (4.6% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 4.4% fail on Drive shafts (2.9% worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 4.4% fail on Joints (3.9% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Prop shafts (50% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.42% fail on Joints (45% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure (23% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (22% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Chassis (20% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Chassis condition (21% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.042% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 1.1% fail on Fuel system (55% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.71% fail on Tank (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Pipe (74% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (44% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Exhaust system (72% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.83% fail on Body (8.6% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.46% fail on Other body component (2.9% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.29% fail on Panel (20% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.083% fail on Body condition (14% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.46% fail on Seats (14% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Driver's seat (69% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Passenger's seat (36% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.42% fail on Engine mounting (98% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on Engine mounting condition (95% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.083% fail on Bracket (110% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.29% fail on Bumpers (30% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.21% fail on Doors (76% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Driver's door (58% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition (53% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.083% fail on Front passenger's door (69% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.083% fail on Door condition (69% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Cabs (49% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Prescribed areas (38% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Load security (100% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Loading door (3 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.042% fail on Towbar
      • 0.042% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.042% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.042% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 7.0% fail on Tyres (8.9% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Tread depth (1.7% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Condition (20% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.38% fail on Size/type (11% worse than other 2003 vans)
  • 6.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (26% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 5.0% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (190% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Seat belts (55% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Condition (22% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Prescribed areas (91% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Attachment (140% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.042% fail on Requirements
    • 0.042% fail on Airbags
      • 0.042% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 3.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (25% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Exhaust emissions (32% better than other 2003 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Compression ignition (37% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (41% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.50% fail on Emissions not tested (39% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.25% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (1.4% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.083% fail on Emission control equipment (73% worse than other 2003 vans)
          • 0.083% fail on Exhaust gas recirculation valve (4 times worse than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.042% fail on Pre 01/01/1980 visual
        • 0.042% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.042% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 0.75% fail on Spark ignition (9.4% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.38% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (4.1% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.29% fail on Catalyst emissions (6.8% better than other 2003 vans)
        • 0.083% fail on Emissions not tested (49% better than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks (7.0% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.96% fail on Engine oil leaks (15% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.083% fail on Transmission oil leaks (130% worse than other 2003 vans)
      • 0.042% fail on Other leaks
  • 1.2% fail on Identification of the vehicle (13% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plates (14% worse than other 2003 vans)
  • 0.33% fail on Road Wheels (0.14% worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.33% fail on Attachment (24% worse than other 2003 vans)
  • 0.17% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Speedometer (2 times worse than other 2003 vans)