Renault Trafic MOT Results

Registered in 2012
52.7% pass rate
from 6,014 tests in 2020
(20% worse than other 2012 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 2012 vans and highlighted areas where the Renault Trafic is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (5.1% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 7.5% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (19% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 6.1% fail on Stop lamp (8.0% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamps (5.2% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 3.0% fail on Headlamp (3.4% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Headlamp levelling device (18% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.017% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim (12% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim (18% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (44% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (12% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (12% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (12% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Hazard warning (5 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Switch (5 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Direction indicators (55% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Flashing type (55% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 1.00% fail on Individual direction indicators (49% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.13% fail on Side repeaters (83% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.100% fail on All direction indicators (23% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Switch
    • 0.81% fail on Electrical equipment (7.2% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Horn (16% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.067% fail on Electrical wiring (12% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.40% fail on Rear reflectors (62% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.37% fail on Position lamps (1.4% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Position lamp (1.5% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.20% fail on Reversing lamps (60% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Reversing lamps (59% better than other 2012 vans)
  • 16% fail on Suspension (36% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 6.8% fail on Suspension arms (68% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 5.2% fail on Ball joint (170% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 1.7% fail on Pins and bushes (8.0% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.083% fail on Ball joint dust cover (72% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Suspension arm
    • 5.3% fail on Anti-roll bars (26% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage ball joints (17% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Pins and bushes (76% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 1.00% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (59% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.63% fail on Ball joint (40% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Ball joint dust cover (62% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (51% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Linkage (54% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.067% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (150% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting (2 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 2.6% fail on Springs (21% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 2.6% fail on Coil springs (1.1% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 2.6% fail on Coil spring (2.8% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.050% fail on Mounting (4 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 1.4% fail on Wheel bearings (20% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers (42% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 1.0% fail on Macpherson strut (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.42% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.067% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.85% fail on Other suspension component (130% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Ball joint (120% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.083% fail on Other suspension component (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.017% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.50% fail on Sub-frames (6 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.38% fail on Pins and bushes (8 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.050% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (6 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.050% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (8 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Sub-frame (110% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.18% fail on Axles (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.18% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.067% fail on Suspension rods (73% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Ball joint (130% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.017% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 14% fail on Brakes (21% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 6.3% fail on Brake performance (13% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 4.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (20% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 4.5% fail on Rbt (sp) (20% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.033% fail on Plate brake tester (sp) (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 2.4% fail on Parking brake performance (81% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 2.3% fail on Rbt (81% worse than other 2012 vans)
          • 2.2% fail on Parking brake performance (95% worse than other 2012 vans)
          • 0.083% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (32% better than other 2012 vans)
          • 0.017% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.083% fail on Plate brake tester (130% worse than other 2012 vans)
          • 0.050% fail on Parking brake performance (170% worse than other 2012 vans)
          • 0.033% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (100% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 1.3% fail on Service brake performance (24% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (25% better than other 2012 vans)
          • 0.96% fail on Service brake performance (23% better than other 2012 vans)
          • 0.32% fail on Service brake imbalance (29% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.050% fail on Plate brake tester (48% worse than other 2012 vans)
          • 0.033% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (36% worse than other 2012 vans)
          • 0.017% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.62% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (8.8% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.58% fail on Rbt (sp) (11% better than other 2012 vans)
          • 0.42% fail on Service brake performance (3.5% better than other 2012 vans)
          • 0.27% fail on Service brake imbalance (11% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.033% fail on Plate brake tester (sp) (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
          • 0.033% fail on Service brake imbalance (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.33% fail on Brake performance not tested (100% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 5.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (34% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 4.2% fail on Brake linings and pads (27% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 4.2% fail on Brake pads (28% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.6% fail on Brake discs and drums (21% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 1.6% fail on Brake discs (23% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (120% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.48% fail on Cable (180% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.033% fail on Lever (33% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Linkage
        • 0.017% fail on Pivot
    • 4.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes (60% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.52% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (42% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Anti-lock braking system (32% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Electronic braking system
      • 0.017% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.42% fail on Flexible brake hoses (94% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.28% fail on Parking brake control (41% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.28% fail on Lever (41% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (51% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Pedal (62% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.100% fail on Hand lever (11% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Hydraulic systems (70% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake fluid (96% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Master cylinder
      • 0.017% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.100% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (32% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.100% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (15% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.067% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.067% fail on Other components (5 times worse than other 2012 vans)
  • 13% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 13% fail on Steering linkage components (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 12% fail on Track rod end (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Ball joint (49% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.050% fail on Drag link end (16% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Locking devices (140% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.017% fail on Other components
        • 0.017% fail on Steering component
    • 0.15% fail on Steering gear (37% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Steering rack (29% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.083% fail on Power steering (67% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.050% fail on Operation (44% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Pipes and hoses (65% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.033% fail on Steering column (160% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.033% fail on Steering play (69% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Steering rack (68% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.017% fail on Steering wheel
  • 9.2% fail on Visibility (32% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 5.1% fail on Wipers (51% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 4.0% fail on Washers (36% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.53% fail on View to rear (17% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.53% fail on Mirrors (15% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.37% fail on Condition of glass (15% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.35% fail on Windscreen (17% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Window
    • 0.12% fail on Bonnet (8.4% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.033% fail on Driver's view (63% better than other 2012 vans)
  • 6.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure (6.2% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 5.2% fail on Transmission (37% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 5.1% fail on Drive shafts (46% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 5.1% fail on Joints (47% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Drive shaft
        • 0.017% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.100% fail on Prop shafts (69% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.100% fail on Joints (53% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.27% fail on Exhaust system (66% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Body (37% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.20% fail on Other body component (25% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Panel
    • 0.17% fail on Bumpers (6.6% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Doors (32% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.083% fail on Front passenger's door (7.3% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.083% fail on Door condition (4.5% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.050% fail on Driver's door (28% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.033% fail on Door condition (43% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Hinge
      • 0.033% fail on Other passenger's door (63% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.033% fail on Door condition (57% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.100% fail on Undertray (2 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.083% fail on Spare wheel (22% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.083% fail on Carrier (86% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.067% fail on Fuel system (82% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.050% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (73% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on System
    • 0.050% fail on Seats (71% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Passenger's seat (38% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.017% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.017% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.017% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.017% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.017% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.017% fail on Load security
      • 0.017% fail on Loading door
    • 0.017% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.017% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 5.3% fail on Tyres (6.1% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 3.5% fail on Tread depth (0.014% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Condition (20% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.22% fail on Size/type (35% worse than other 2012 vans)
  • 4.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (9.5% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 4.3% fail on Exhaust emissions (14% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 3.2% fail on Compression ignition (8.3% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 2.8% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (51% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.30% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (69% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.20% fail on Emissions not tested (18% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.067% fail on Emission control equipment (39% worse than other 2012 vans)
          • 0.067% fail on Particulate filter (160% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.033% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (24% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.017% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 1.1% fail on Spark ignition (30% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 1.1% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (35% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.017% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.13% fail on Fluid leaks (57% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.083% fail on Engine oil leaks (62% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.017% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.017% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.017% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.017% fail on Undertray
  • 0.93% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (34% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.53% fail on Seat belts (25% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.43% fail on Condition (24% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.067% fail on Attachment (49% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.033% fail on Requirements (24% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.38% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (46% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.033% fail on Airbags (83% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.017% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.017% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.55% fail on Identification of the vehicle (8.0% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.55% fail on Registration plates (7.7% better than other 2012 vans)
  • 0.15% fail on Road Wheels (35% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment (24% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.017% fail on Condition
  • 0.033% fail on Seat belt installation check (2 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.033% fail on Anchorages (7 times worse than other 2012 vans)
  • 0.017% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.017% fail on Speedometer