Renault Trafic MOT Results

Registered in 2012
53.0% pass rate
from 6,529 tests in 2020
(21% 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.

  • 22% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 6.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 5.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.9% fail on Position lamps (26% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 4.8% fail on Position lamp (27% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.38% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.2% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.2% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.015% fail on Switch
    • 1.1% fail on Hazard warning (5 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 1.1% fail on Switch (5 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.96% fail on Direction indicators (64% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.96% fail on Flashing type (64% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.83% fail on Individual direction indicators (55% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.077% fail on Side repeaters (90% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.061% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.60% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.49% fail on Horn
      • 0.077% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.031% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.29% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.18% fail on Reversing lamps (63% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Reversing lamps (65% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.015% fail on Reversing lamp switch
    • 0.046% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.046% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 15% fail on Suspension (37% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Suspension arms (45% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 3.8% fail on Ball joint (130% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins and bushes (27% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.046% fail on Ball joint dust cover (79% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Suspension arm
    • 4.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (24% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 1.9% fail on Linkage ball joints (38% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.95% fail on Pins and bushes (41% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.92% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (87% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.47% fail on Ball joint dust cover (100% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.23% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (58% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage
      • 0.015% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.015% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.015% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.0% fail on Springs (26% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 2.0% fail on Coil springs
        • 2.0% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.6% fail on Macpherson strut (4 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.75% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (5 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.67% fail on Pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers (75% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.86% fail on Other suspension component (160% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.60% fail on Ball joint (160% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.031% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.23% fail on Sub-frames (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.015% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.18% fail on Axles (4 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.17% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (8 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.015% fail on Stub axle
    • 0.061% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.031% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.031% fail on Ball joint
  • 13% fail on Steering (3 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 13% fail on Steering linkage components (4 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 13% fail on Track rod end (4 times worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.046% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.046% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.031% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.14% fail on Steering play
      • 0.14% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.092% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.077% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.015% fail on Operation
    • 0.092% fail on Power steering (63% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.046% fail on Operation
      • 0.015% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.015% fail on Pump
      • 0.015% fail on Other components
    • 0.031% fail on Steering wheel
  • 13% fail on Brakes (13% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 6.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (37% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 4.4% fail on Brake linings and pads (28% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 4.4% fail on Brake pads (29% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.015% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.8% fail on Brake discs and drums (42% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 1.8% fail on Brake discs (43% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.72% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (170% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.64% fail on Cable (2 times worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.077% fail on Lever
        • 0.015% fail on Linkage
    • 5.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.8% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.7% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.031% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
        • 0.015% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance (59% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (61% worse than other 2012 vans)
          • 1.7% fail on Parking brake performance (70% worse than other 2012 vans)
          • 0.11% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.046% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.031% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.031% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt
          • 0.89% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.34% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.61% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.60% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.44% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.20% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.015% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.015% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.061% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.8% fail on Rigid brake pipes (33% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.54% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.41% fail on Pedal
      • 0.12% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.49% fail on Flexible brake hoses (110% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.40% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (42% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.40% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.12% fail on Parking brake control (76% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Lever (76% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.11% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.11% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.11% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.092% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.015% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.015% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.015% fail on Other components
  • 9.9% fail on Visibility (45% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 4.9% fail on Wipers (60% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 4.7% fail on Washers (58% worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.51% fail on View to rear
      • 0.49% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.015% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.47% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.46% fail on Windscreen
      • 0.015% fail on Window
    • 0.23% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.077% fail on Driver's view
  • 5.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 0.28% fail on Size/type
  • 5.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.8% fail on Transmission (21% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 3.7% fail on Drive shafts (28% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 3.7% fail on Joints (30% worse than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.092% fail on Prop shafts (66% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.092% fail on Joints
    • 0.32% fail on Body
      • 0.23% fail on Other body component
      • 0.11% fail on Panel
    • 0.23% fail on Seats
      • 0.12% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.11% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.18% fail on Exhaust system (72% better than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.18% fail on Doors
      • 0.12% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.12% fail on Door condition
      • 0.046% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.046% fail on Door condition
      • 0.015% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.015% fail on Door condition
    • 0.12% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.11% fail on Undertray
    • 0.092% fail on Fuel system (79% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.077% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.015% fail on Pipe
    • 0.046% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.046% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.046% fail on Load security
      • 0.046% fail on Loading door
    • 0.031% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.031% fail on Carrier
    • 0.031% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.031% fail on Boot lid condition (5 times worse than other 2012 vans)
    • 0.015% fail on Chassis
      • 0.015% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.015% fail on Towbar
      • 0.015% fail on Other towbar components
  • 4.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.2% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.7% fail on Compression ignition
        • 2.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (48% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.23% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (76% better than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.077% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.061% fail on Particulate filter
          • 0.015% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.031% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.031% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 1.5% fail on Spark ignition (69% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 1.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (76% worse than other 2012 vans)
        • 0.015% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.077% fail on Fluid leaks (75% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.061% fail on Engine oil leaks (69% better than other 2012 vans)
      • 0.015% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.015% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.015% fail on Undertray
  • 1.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.80% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.75% fail on Condition
      • 0.046% fail on Requirements
    • 0.46% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.60% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.58% fail on Registration plates
    • 0.015% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.21% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment
    • 0.061% fail on Condition
  • 0.031% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.031% fail on Speedometer (8 times worse than other 2012 vans)