Renault Trafic MOT Results

Registered in 2015
72.2% pass rate
from 12,817 tests in 2020
(15% worse than other 2015 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 2015 vans and highlighted areas where the Renault Trafic is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Suspension (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 5.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 4.1% fail on Linkage ball joints (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.85% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.25% fail on Pins and bushes (70% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.19% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (99% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.086% fail on Ball joint dust cover (180% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0078% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.1% fail on Springs (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 3.1% fail on Coil springs (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 3.1% fail on Coil spring (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0078% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.0078% fail on Spring saddle
    • 2.9% fail on Shock absorbers (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.49% fail on Suspension arms (36% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.40% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.070% fail on Pins and bushes (61% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Ball joint dust cover (88% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0078% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.23% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.078% fail on Suspension rods (6 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.039% fail on Ball joint (6 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0078% fail on Suspension rod
      • 0.0078% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0078% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.078% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.047% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0078% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.0078% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0078% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0078% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.055% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.023% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.023% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0078% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.031% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.016% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0078% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0078% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.0078% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 7.5% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (27% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim (24% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp aim (20% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (90% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 2.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (24% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.89% fail on Position lamps (35% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.87% fail on Position lamp (35% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.0078% fail on Switch
    • 0.61% fail on Headlamps (68% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.55% fail on Headlamp (70% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Dipswitch (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.031% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.48% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (31% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Rear fog lamp (31% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.48% fail on Rear fog lamp (31% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.0078% fail on Switch
    • 0.41% fail on Direction indicators (66% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.41% fail on Flashing type (66% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.26% fail on Individual direction indicators (36% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.12% fail on Side repeaters (86% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.039% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.16% fail on Electrical equipment (48% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.094% fail on Horn
      • 0.031% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.031% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.0078% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.14% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.14% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.12% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.078% fail on Daytime running lamps (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.023% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.016% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
      • 0.0078% fail on Main beam tell-tale
    • 0.0078% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.0078% fail on Outline marker lamp
    • 0.0078% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.0078% fail on Switch
  • 6.3% fail on Brakes
    • 5.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (55% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 4.6% fail on Brake linings and pads (62% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 4.6% fail on Brake pads (62% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.016% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.95% fail on Brake discs and drums (40% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.94% fail on Brake discs (40% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.0078% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.016% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (85% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.0078% fail on Cable
        • 0.0078% fail on Linkage
    • 0.91% fail on Brake performance (54% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Service brake performance (36% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.47% fail on Rbt (35% better than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.33% fail on Service brake performance (39% better than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.016% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.0078% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.0078% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.27% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (76% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.27% fail on Rbt (sp) (75% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.15% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.15% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.10% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.055% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.10% fail on Parking brake performance (72% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.10% fail on Rbt (70% better than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.078% fail on Parking brake performance (73% better than other 2015 vans)
          • 0.023% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.023% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.30% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.23% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.16% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.21% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (51% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.21% fail on Pedal (43% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.17% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.047% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.039% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.0078% fail on Master cylinder
    • 0.039% fail on Parking brake control (89% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.039% fail on Lever (89% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.016% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.016% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.0078% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.0078% fail on Load sensing valves
  • 4.4% fail on Tyres
    • 2.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.23% fail on Size/type (160% worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.0078% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 4.0% fail on Visibility (24% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 1.8% fail on Washers
    • 1.1% fail on Wipers (56% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.72% fail on View to rear (62% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.70% fail on Mirrors (62% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.016% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.48% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.48% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.094% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.055% fail on Bonnet
  • 2.8% fail on Steering (3 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 2.7% fail on Steering linkage components (4 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 2.7% fail on Track rod end (5 times worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.023% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.0078% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.023% fail on Steering play
      • 0.023% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.016% fail on Power steering (88% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.0078% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.0078% fail on Other components
    • 0.0078% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.0078% fail on Operation
    • 0.0078% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 1.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 1.6% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 1.2% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.1% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (46% worse than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.086% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.016% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (95% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.0078% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0078% fail on Particulate filter
        • 0.0078% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.0078% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
      • 0.39% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.38% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.0078% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.047% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.039% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.0078% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.023% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.023% fail on Undertray
  • 1.5% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.56% fail on Body (41% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.48% fail on Other body component (52% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.078% fail on Panel
    • 0.18% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.16% fail on Doors
      • 0.070% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.070% fail on Door condition (200% worse than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.070% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.062% fail on Door condition
        • 0.0078% fail on Catch
      • 0.031% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.031% fail on Door condition
    • 0.15% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.15% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.12% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.023% fail on System
      • 0.0078% fail on Tank
    • 0.12% fail on Undertray (2 times worse than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.12% fail on Transmission (81% better than other 2015 vans)
      • 0.12% fail on Drive shafts (79% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.094% fail on Joints (83% better than other 2015 vans)
        • 0.016% fail on Bearing housing
        • 0.0078% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.0078% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.0078% fail on Joints
    • 0.055% fail on Seats
      • 0.031% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.023% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.023% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.023% fail on Carrier
      • 0.0078% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.016% fail on Chassis
      • 0.016% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.016% fail on Load security
      • 0.016% fail on Loading door
    • 0.0078% fail on Towbar
      • 0.0078% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.0078% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.0078% fail on Engine mounting condition
  • 0.57% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (34% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.48% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.46% fail on Condition
      • 0.016% fail on Attachment
    • 0.10% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (62% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.0078% fail on Airbags
      • 0.0078% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.21% fail on Identification of the vehicle (40% better than other 2015 vans)
    • 0.21% fail on Registration plates (40% better than other 2015 vans)
  • 0.11% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.070% fail on Attachment
    • 0.039% fail on Condition
  • 0.0078% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests
    • 0.0078% fail on Doors
      • 0.0078% fail on Passenger entrance/exit doors