Dacia Duster MOT Results

Registered in 2014
81.2% pass rate
from 5,135 tests in 2017
(32% worse than other 2014 cars)
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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Dacia Duster is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.5% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (67% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Headlamp aim (140% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamps (100% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.37% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.29% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.058% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.039% fail on All position lamps (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.19% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.019% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.19% fail on Stop lamp (68% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Horn (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Trailer electrical socket (16 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Hazard warning (10 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Switch (11 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Lamp (8 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.097% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.039% fail on Battery
    • 0.039% fail on Direction indicators (87% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Flashing type (87% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.019% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.019% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.019% fail on Tell tales
    • 0.019% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 8.3% fail on Driver's view of the road (150% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 7.0% fail on Wipers (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.35% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.039% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.039% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.1% fail on Tyres (55% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Tread depth (28% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Condition (69% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (76% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.019% fail on Size/type
  • 1.5% fail on Brakes (31% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.25% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.19% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.16% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.097% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.058% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 0.35% fail on Hub components (76% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Brake pads (76% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.31% fail on Parking brake (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Condition (180% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.18% fail on Components (170% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.097% fail on Pipes (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.058% fail on Hoses
        • 0.019% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.058% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.058% fail on Pedal
        • 0.058% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.039% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.019% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.019% fail on Components
        • 0.019% fail on Pipes
    • 0.019% fail on Restricted movement
  • 0.74% fail on Suspension
    • 0.33% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.33% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.097% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.078% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.12% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.12% fail on Constant velocity joints
      • 0.019% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.019% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.039% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.039% fail on Location
    • 0.039% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.039% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.019% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.019% fail on Condition
    • 0.019% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.019% fail on Attachment
    • 0.019% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.019% fail on Rear
    • 0.019% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 0.56% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Seat belts (140% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Condition (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Requirements (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.14% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.019% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.35% fail on Steering (180% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Steering system (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Track rod end (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Power steering (10 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Pipes and hoses (43 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Operation
      • 0.019% fail on Other components
  • 0.29% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Seats (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Drivers (9 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Passengers
    • 0.078% fail on Body condition
    • 0.019% fail on Doors
      • 0.019% fail on Drivers
    • 0.019% fail on Spare wheel
  • 0.27% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.23% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.039% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.039% fail on Cap
  • 0.21% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.21% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.058% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.058% fail on Attachment
  • 0.019% fail on Towbars
    • 0.019% fail on Towbar
Read the Honest John Review

  • Dacia Duster (2012 - 2018)
    Exceptional value for money – an SUV for the price of a small hatch, low running costs, hugely practical, large boot and spacious cabin.

    Search Good Garages