Renault Trafic MOT Results

Registered in 2008
52.4% pass rate
from 5,959 tests in 2017
(7.1% 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.

  • 26% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.6% fail on Position lamps (21% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 8.9% fail on Front lamps (49% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.94% fail on Rear lamps (60% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.084% fail on All position lamps
    • 8.1% fail on Stop lamp (12% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 6.7% fail on Registration plate lamp (38% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim (26% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.034% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.034% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.017% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.017% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 2.3% fail on Direction indicators (22% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.3% fail on Flashing type (22% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.39% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.17% fail on Side repeaters (82% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Switch
    • 2.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.0% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.084% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.2% fail on Hazard warning (190% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.96% fail on Switch (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Lamp
    • 0.86% fail on Horn
    • 0.39% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.13% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.10% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.050% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 19% fail on Brakes (21% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 12% fail on Brake performance (33% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 9.5% fail on Parking brake performance (60% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 6.3% fail on Rear wheels (56% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.97% fail on Front wheels (39% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.50% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.22% fail on Service brake performance (66% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.034% fail on Brake operation
    • 5.6% fail on Hub components (25% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 4.8% fail on Brake pads (39% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.86% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.35% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.017% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.017% fail on Brake back plates
    • 4.7% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.4% fail on Components
        • 3.7% fail on Pipes
        • 0.72% fail on Hoses (53% worse than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.034% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.017% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.20% fail on Leaks
      • 0.15% fail on Operation
      • 0.050% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp (74% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Mechanical components (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.6% fail on Cable (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Lever (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Linkage
      • 0.017% fail on Relay lever
    • 1.5% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.5% fail on Condition (32% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Fitment
    • 0.89% fail on ABS
    • 0.40% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.40% fail on Pedal
        • 0.27% fail on Anti-slip (50% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.13% fail on Condition
    • 0.35% fail on Restricted movement
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 5.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 4.4% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 1.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.25% fail on Attachment
      • 0.10% fail on Linkage condition (79% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Condition
    • 4.7% fail on Suspension arms (38% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 4.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (41% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Front suspension joints (110% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Macpherson strut (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 2.0% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.9% fail on Condition
      • 0.15% fail on Location (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.2% fail on Front
      • 0.50% fail on Rear
    • 1.1% fail on Drive shafts (59% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Front drive shafts (58% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Constant velocity joints (58% better than other 2008 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.99% fail on Shock absorbers (31% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.99% fail on Condition (31% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.32% fail on Sub-frames (200% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.22% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (9 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Trailing arms (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.13% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.034% fail on Condition
      • 0.034% fail on Attachment
    • 0.084% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.084% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.017% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.017% fail on Attachment
    • 0.017% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 10% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.9% fail on Wipers (21% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 4.0% fail on Washers
    • 1.1% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.60% fail on Mirrors (38% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.15% fail on Bonnet
  • 9.4% fail on Steering (93% worse than other 2008 vans)
    • 9.0% fail on Steering system (120% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 8.2% fail on Track rod end (150% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.45% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.22% fail on Steering rack (58% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.12% fail on Free play
        • 0.12% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.084% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.034% fail on Other components
        • 0.017% fail on Steering pivot point
        • 0.017% fail on Steering component
    • 0.35% fail on Power steering
      • 0.27% fail on Operation
      • 0.067% fail on Other components
      • 0.034% fail on Pipes and hoses (80% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.10% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.050% fail on Steering control
      • 0.034% fail on Steering column
      • 0.017% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.017% fail on Universal joint
  • 6.6% fail on Tyres
    • 3.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.30% fail on Size/type
    • 0.10% fail on Valve stem
  • 2.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.5% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (33% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.17% fail on Drivers airbag (140% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 1.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.2% fail on Condition (95% worse than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment
      • 0.067% fail on Requirements
  • 1.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (43% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.37% fail on Doors
      • 0.17% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.10% fail on Drivers
      • 0.10% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.32% fail on Body condition (64% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Seats
      • 0.18% fail on Drivers
      • 0.034% fail on Passengers
    • 0.17% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.067% fail on Load security
      • 0.034% fail on Loading door
      • 0.017% fail on Access panel
      • 0.017% fail on Tailgate
    • 0.050% fail on Body security
    • 0.050% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.017% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.017% fail on Chassis
  • 0.99% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.99% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.52% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (85% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.35% fail on Fuel system (59% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on System
      • 0.084% fail on Tank
      • 0.067% fail on Cap (69% better than other 2008 vans)
      • 0.034% fail on Pipe
      • 0.017% fail on Hose
    • 0.10% fail on Exhaust system (95% better than other 2008 vans)
    • 0.067% fail on Emissions (87% better than other 2008 vans)
  • 0.29% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.22% fail on Attachment
    • 0.067% fail on Condition
  • 0.034% fail on Towbars
    • 0.034% fail on Towbar