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Renault Trafic MOT Results

Registered in 2011
47.9% pass rate
from 7,936 tests in 2020
(26% worse than other 2011 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 2011 vans and highlighted areas where the Renault Trafic is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (11% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 7.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (33% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 5.5% fail on Position lamps (46% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 5.4% fail on Position lamp (45% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim (21% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim (22% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.34% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.9% fail on Hazard warning (6 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Switch (6 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.7% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.7% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.7% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.038% fail on Switch
    • 1.2% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.0% fail on Horn (38% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.038% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.43% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.42% fail on Direction indicators (84% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Flashing type (84% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.26% fail on Individual direction indicators (85% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.10% fail on Side repeaters (86% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.038% fail on Switch (5 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.013% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.35% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.35% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.038% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.025% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
      • 0.013% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 20% fail on Suspension (47% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 9.5% fail on Suspension arms (140% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 7.3% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 2.4% fail on Pins and bushes (37% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.050% fail on Suspension arm
    • 5.5% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.7% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.98% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (39% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.73% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.69% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.47% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage (73% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (80% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.050% fail on Anti-roll bar
    • 2.6% fail on Springs (25% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Coil springs
        • 2.5% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.050% fail on Mounting (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.9% fail on Macpherson strut (5 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.95% fail on Pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.73% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.24% fail on Macpherson strut (5 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.013% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.8% fail on Wheel bearings (46% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Other suspension component (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.98% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.076% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.038% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.013% fail on Other suspension component
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers (33% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.40% fail on Sub-frames (5 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.37% fail on Pins and bushes (9 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.013% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.013% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.013% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.23% fail on Axles (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.23% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.088% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.025% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.025% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.025% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.013% fail on Suspension rod
    • 0.013% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 18% fail on Brakes (43% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 10% fail on Brake performance (77% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 7.9% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (98% worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 7.9% fail on Rbt (sp) (100% worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.025% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 5.0% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 4.9% fail on Rbt (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
          • 4.6% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
          • 0.18% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.088% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.11% fail on Plate brake tester (160% worse than other 2011 vans)
          • 0.063% fail on Parking brake performance (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
          • 0.050% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.025% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.025% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance (26% worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 2.1% fail on Rbt (27% worse than other 2011 vans)
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance (35% worse than other 2011 vans)
          • 0.44% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.025% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.025% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.60% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.60% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.38% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.29% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.44% fail on Brake performance not tested (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 6.8% fail on Mechanical brake components (43% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (24% worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 4.5% fail on Brake pads (24% worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.038% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.6% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.6% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.6% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 1.4% fail on Cable (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.16% fail on Lever (120% worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.025% fail on Linkage
        • 0.013% fail on Rod
        • 0.013% fail on Relay lever
        • 0.013% fail on Clevis joint
        • 0.013% fail on Pivot
    • 4.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes (47% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.63% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.63% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.49% fail on Flexible brake hoses (130% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.48% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.48% fail on Lever
    • 0.47% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.32% fail on Pedal (39% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.18% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.18% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.088% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.025% fail on Master cylinder
      • 0.013% fail on Servos
    • 0.013% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.013% fail on Other components
  • 15% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 15% fail on Steering linkage components (2 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 15% fail on Track rod end (3 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint (100% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.025% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.013% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.013% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.18% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.14% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.038% fail on Operation
    • 0.16% fail on Steering play
      • 0.16% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.088% fail on Power steering (73% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.025% fail on Operation
      • 0.025% fail on Pipes and hoses (79% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.025% fail on Other components
      • 0.013% fail on Pump
      • 0.013% fail on Rams
    • 0.025% fail on Steering column
    • 0.013% fail on Steering wheel
  • 11% fail on Visibility (36% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 5.7% fail on Wipers (60% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 4.5% fail on Washers (28% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.66% fail on View to rear
      • 0.66% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.53% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.53% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.13% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.050% fail on Bonnet
  • 9.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (64% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 8.1% fail on Transmission (150% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 7.8% fail on Drive shafts (170% worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 7.8% fail on Joints (180% worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.013% fail on Drive shaft
        • 0.013% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.29% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.29% fail on Joints
    • 0.26% fail on Doors
      • 0.13% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.11% fail on Door condition
        • 0.013% fail on Catch
      • 0.088% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.088% fail on Door condition
      • 0.050% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.050% fail on Door condition
    • 0.20% fail on Body
      • 0.14% fail on Other body component
      • 0.063% fail on Panel
    • 0.20% fail on Seats
      • 0.10% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.10% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.19% fail on Undertray (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.16% fail on Exhaust system (80% better than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.16% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.11% fail on Fuel system (80% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.063% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (68% better than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.013% fail on Tank
      • 0.013% fail on Hose
      • 0.013% fail on Pipe
      • 0.013% fail on System
    • 0.063% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.050% fail on Carrier
      • 0.013% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.050% fail on Boot lid (4 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.038% fail on Other boot lid component (7 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.013% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.038% fail on Load security
      • 0.038% fail on Loading door
    • 0.025% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.013% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.013% fail on Bracket
    • 0.013% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.013% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.013% fail on Chassis
      • 0.013% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.013% fail on Towbar
      • 0.013% fail on Towbar condition
  • 5.5% fail on Tyres
    • 3.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.19% fail on Size/type
  • 4.7% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.3% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.3% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.9% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (33% worse than other 2011 vans)
        • 1.3% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (31% better than other 2011 vans)
        • 0.10% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.076% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.013% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.013% fail on Particulate filter
          • 0.013% fail on Oxygen sensor
      • 1.0% fail on Spark ignition
        • 1.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (36% worse than other 2011 vans)
    • 0.32% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.28% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.038% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.11% fail on Noise suppression (6 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Undertray (10 times worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.013% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 1.8% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.0% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.87% fail on Condition (43% worse than other 2011 vans)
      • 0.10% fail on Attachment
      • 0.050% fail on Requirements
    • 0.78% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.025% fail on Airbags
      • 0.025% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.67% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.67% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.28% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.16% fail on Attachment
    • 0.11% fail on Condition
  • 0.013% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.013% fail on Belt(s)/padding