Dodge Nitro MOT Results

Registered in 2007
52.3% pass rate
from 352 tests in 2020
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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Dodge Nitro is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Brakes (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 21% fail on Brake performance (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 16% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 14% fail on Rbt (sp) (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (20 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 6.8% fail on Parking brake performance (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 6.8% fail on Rbt (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 6.5% fail on Parking brake performance (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.28% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 5.1% fail on Service brake performance (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 4.5% fail on Rbt (95% worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 4.5% fail on Service brake performance (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.28% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.57% fail on Decelerometer (37 times worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.57% fail on Service brake performance (38 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on Brake performance not tested (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.57% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.57% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 6.3% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 5.7% fail on Brake linings and pads (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 5.7% fail on Brake pads (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.85% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.28% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.28% fail on Cable
    • 3.4% fail on Parking brake control (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Lever (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.57% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.28% fail on Pedal
    • 0.85% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.85% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.85% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.28% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.28% fail on Brake fluid
  • 24% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (39% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.8% fail on Headlamps (74% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 6.8% fail on Headlamp (82% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.0% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.28% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.28% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.6% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.57% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.57% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.57% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.28% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.28% fail on Horn
  • 13% fail on Suspension
    • 5.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.4% fail on Ball joint (170% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 5.4% fail on Springs
      • 5.4% fail on Coil springs
        • 5.4% fail on Coil spring
    • 2.0% fail on Other suspension component (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Ball joint (9 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.28% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.28% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.28% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 6.5% fail on Visibility
    • 4.3% fail on Wipers
    • 2.8% fail on Washers
    • 0.28% fail on View to rear
      • 0.28% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.0% fail on Tyres
    • 3.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.85% fail on Condition
    • 0.28% fail on Size/type
  • 3.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 1.7% fail on Transmission
      • 0.85% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.85% fail on Joints
      • 0.85% fail on Prop shafts (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.57% fail on Joints
        • 0.28% fail on Prop shaft
    • 0.85% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.85% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.57% fail on Pipe (9 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.28% fail on Doors
      • 0.28% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.28% fail on Door condition
    • 0.28% fail on Seats
      • 0.28% fail on Driver's seat
  • 3.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 2.8% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.0% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.1% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.28% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.28% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.28% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
      • 0.85% fail on Spark ignition (76% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.85% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.57% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.28% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.28% fail on Other leaks
  • 2.6% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.4% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.85% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.28% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.28% fail on Requirements
      • 0.28% fail on Condition
    • 0.28% fail on Airbags
      • 0.28% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.28% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 1.4% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.1% fail on Attachment
    • 0.28% fail on Condition
  • 0.85% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.85% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.85% fail on Steering
    • 0.57% fail on Power steering
      • 0.28% fail on Operation
      • 0.28% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.28% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.28% fail on Ball joint
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