Dodge Nitro MOT Results

Registered in 2009
55.7% pass rate
from 684 tests in 2017
(35% worse than other 2009 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 2009 cars and highlighted areas where the Dodge Nitro is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (82% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 13% fail on Position lamps (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 13% fail on Front lamps (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Rear lamps
    • 11% fail on Registration plate lamp (180% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Stop lamp (73% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.9% fail on Battery (14 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp (190% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Fog lamp (190% worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Horn (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Trailer electrical socket (21 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.15% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.15% fail on Side repeaters
  • 25% fail on Brakes (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 19% fail on Brake performance (5 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 15% fail on Parking brake performance (13 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 8.8% fail on Rear wheels (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Front wheels (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Service brake performance (7 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.29% fail on Brake operation (12 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Hub components (180% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 6.9% fail on Brake pads (190% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Brake discs (190% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake calipers
    • 4.4% fail on Parking brake (9 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Condition (9 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on ABS (3 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.73% fail on Components
        • 0.44% fail on Reservoirs (15 times worse than other 2009 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on Hoses
      • 0.29% fail on Operation (9 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.15% fail on Leaks
    • 0.44% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.29% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.15% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.15% fail on Pedal
        • 0.15% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.15% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage
  • 8.5% fail on Suspension
    • 3.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.0% fail on Coil springs (50% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Condition (50% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Front suspension joints (2 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.58% fail on Front
      • 0.29% fail on Rear
    • 0.44% fail on Anti-roll bars (83% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (85% better than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.44% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.44% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.15% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.15% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.15% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.15% fail on Constant velocity joints
  • 6.4% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.7% fail on Wipers
    • 2.0% fail on Washers
    • 0.58% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.29% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.0% fail on Tyres
    • 2.6% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (22 times worse than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Tread depth (50% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Condition (54% better than other 2009 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Size/type
    • 0.15% fail on Valve stem
  • 1.2% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate
  • 1.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.0% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (200% worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.15% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.73% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.29% fail on Doors
      • 0.29% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.15% fail on Body condition
    • 0.15% fail on Seats
      • 0.15% fail on Passengers
    • 0.15% fail on Spare wheel
  • 0.73% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.58% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.44% fail on System (4 times worse than other 2009 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Cap
    • 0.15% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.58% fail on Steering
    • 0.58% fail on Steering system
      • 0.44% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.15% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.58% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.58% fail on Attachment
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