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Renault Trafic MOT Results

Registered in 2008
49.4% pass rate
from 6,321 tests in 2020
(8.9% worse than other 2008 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 2008 vans and highlighted areas where the Renault Trafic is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 8.0% fail on Stop lamp (15% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 7.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (30% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Position lamps (18% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 4.6% fail on Position lamp (17% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.16% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.016% fail on Switch
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.11% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.016% fail on Matched pair
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim (26% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim (29% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.22% fail on Side repeaters (74% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.0% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (20% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (20% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 2.0% fail on Rear fog lamp (21% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.079% fail on Switch
    • 1.1% fail on Hazard warning (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Switch (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.90% fail on Electrical equipment (43% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.73% fail on Horn (33% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.095% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.079% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.54% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.11% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.063% fail on Main beam tell-tale (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.047% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.032% fail on Outline marker lamps (93% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on All outline marker lamps
    • 0.032% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.032% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 22% fail on Brakes (30% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 14% fail on Brake performance (44% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 11% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (68% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 11% fail on Rbt (sp) (69% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.047% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 5.5% fail on Parking brake performance (100% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 5.3% fail on Rbt (100% worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 5.0% fail on Parking brake performance (110% worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.30% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.032% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.19% fail on Plate brake tester (190% worse than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.095% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.079% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.016% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.7% fail on Rbt
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.54% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.016% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.032% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.032% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.016% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.016% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.73% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (45% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.73% fail on Rbt (sp) (45% better than other 2008 vans)
          • 0.47% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.30% fail on Service brake performance (62% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Brake performance not tested (68% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 7.3% fail on Mechanical brake components (48% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (37% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 4.5% fail on Brake pads (38% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.1% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.7% fail on Cable (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.28% fail on Lever (140% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Linkage (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.032% fail on Pivot
        • 0.016% fail on Clevis joint
      • 1.5% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.5% fail on Brake discs
    • 5.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes (26% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.6% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (30% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Anti-lock braking system (51% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Electronic stability control (91% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.79% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.79% fail on Lever
    • 0.70% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.35% fail on Pedal
      • 0.35% fail on Hand lever (76% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.57% fail on Flexible brake hoses (72% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.30% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.27% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.032% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.22% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.22% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.016% fail on Load sensing valves
    • 0.016% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.016% fail on Other components
  • 22% fail on Suspension (20% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 9.9% fail on Suspension arms (73% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 9.3% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.43% fail on Pins and bushes (76% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint dust cover (78% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.047% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.047% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 7.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.9% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (41% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover (73% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.0% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.71% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.25% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (62% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Linkage (61% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.063% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.032% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.5% fail on Springs (39% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Coil springs
        • 2.4% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.047% fail on Mounting
      • 0.032% fail on Leaf springs (98% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.016% fail on Leaf spring
        • 0.016% fail on Fixings and fixing bolts
      • 0.016% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.9% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.9% fail on Macpherson strut (4 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.89% fail on Pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.76% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (4 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Macpherson strut (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.1% fail on Other suspension component (52% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.85% fail on Ball joint (100% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.032% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.032% fail on Ball joint dust cover (85% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.46% fail on Sub-frames (140% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on Pins and bushes (7 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.079% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.047% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.16% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.079% fail on Suspension rod (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.047% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.047% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.095% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (94% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.016% fail on Axles
      • 0.016% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
  • 12% fail on Steering (110% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 11% fail on Steering linkage components (160% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 11% fail on Track rod end (170% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.32% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.032% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.016% fail on Other components
        • 0.016% fail on Steering component
    • 0.41% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.40% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.016% fail on Operation
    • 0.38% fail on Power steering
      • 0.24% fail on Operation
      • 0.095% fail on Other components
      • 0.047% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.032% fail on Pump
    • 0.14% fail on Steering play
      • 0.14% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.063% fail on Steering column
    • 0.032% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.016% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.016% fail on Universal joint
    • 0.016% fail on Motorcycle derived steering systems
      • 0.016% fail on Head bearings
  • 9.9% fail on Visibility
    • 5.4% fail on Wipers (23% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 4.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.63% fail on View to rear
      • 0.63% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.38% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.38% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.095% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.079% fail on Driver's view
  • 5.3% fail on Tyres (16% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.0% fail on Tread depth (24% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.27% fail on Size/type
  • 4.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (40% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.9% fail on Exhaust emissions (41% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.5% fail on Compression ignition (50% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.9% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (22% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.30% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (74% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (84% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.17% fail on Emissions not tested (64% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.016% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 1.4% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.047% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.016% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.016% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.46% fail on Fluid leaks (41% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.40% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.063% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.016% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.016% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.016% fail on Undertray
  • 4.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure (52% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Transmission (47% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Drive shafts (40% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Joints (39% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.016% fail on Drive shaft
        • 0.016% fail on Bearing housing
      • 0.079% fail on Prop shafts (86% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.079% fail on Joints (69% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.49% fail on Exhaust system (78% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.38% fail on Doors
      • 0.14% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.14% fail on Door condition
      • 0.14% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.14% fail on Door condition
      • 0.11% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.079% fail on Door condition
        • 0.032% fail on Catch
    • 0.35% fail on Body
      • 0.22% fail on Other body component
      • 0.11% fail on Panel
      • 0.016% fail on Body condition
    • 0.30% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.27% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.032% fail on Bracket
    • 0.27% fail on Fuel system (63% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Tank
      • 0.063% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (73% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.047% fail on System
      • 0.032% fail on Pipe
    • 0.24% fail on Seats
      • 0.13% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.11% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.17% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.13% fail on Integral vehicle structure (83% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.13% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (83% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.079% fail on Undertray
    • 0.063% fail on Chassis (89% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.047% fail on Chassis condition (92% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.047% fail on Towbar
      • 0.032% fail on Other towbar components
      • 0.016% fail on Towbar condition
    • 0.032% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.032% fail on Carrier
    • 0.016% fail on Load security
      • 0.016% fail on Loading door
    • 0.016% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.016% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.016% fail on Passenger compartment
  • 3.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.0% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (55% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.3% fail on Condition (84% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.079% fail on Requirements
      • 0.047% fail on Attachment
      • 0.016% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.047% fail on Airbags
      • 0.032% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.016% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.57% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.55% fail on Registration plates
    • 0.016% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.21% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.14% fail on Attachment
    • 0.047% fail on Condition
    • 0.016% fail on Hubs
  • 0.016% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.016% fail on Anchorages