Nissan 200SX MOT Results

Registered in 1998
70.4% pass rate
from 135 tests in 2020
(30% better than other 1998 cars)
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 1998 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan 200SX is unusually good or bad.

  • 15% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.7% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.7% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.0% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.74% fail on Side repeaters
    • 3.7% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 3.7% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 3.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.74% fail on Switch
    • 3.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.2% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.2% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.2% fail on Horn
    • 0.74% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.74% fail on Headlamp aim
  • 10% fail on Brakes
    • 5.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.0% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.0% fail on Rbt
          • 3.0% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.74% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.74% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 3.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.5% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.74% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.74% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.74% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.74% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.74% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.74% fail on Lever
    • 0.74% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.74% fail on Valves
    • 0.74% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.74% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.74% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.74% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
    • 0.74% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.74% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 10% fail on Suspension
    • 6.7% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 4.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.7% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.5% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (20 times worse than other 1998 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Suspension arm
    • 2.2% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.5% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.74% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.74% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
  • 6.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 3.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.5% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.5% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.5% fail on Chassis
      • 1.5% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.74% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.74% fail on Pipe
    • 0.74% fail on Body
      • 0.74% fail on Body condition
    • 0.74% fail on Seats
      • 0.74% fail on Driver's seat
  • 5.9% fail on Visibility
    • 3.7% fail on Wipers
    • 1.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.74% fail on Driver's view
  • 5.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.2% fail on Spark ignition
        • 3.0% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 2.2% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.74% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.74% fail on Catalytic converter
      • 0.74% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.74% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.74% fail on Catalytic converter
    • 0.74% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.74% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 4.4% fail on Steering
    • 3.7% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 2.2% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.74% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.74% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.74% fail on Power steering
      • 0.74% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 4.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 3.7% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.74% fail on Condition
    • 0.74% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 2.2% fail on Tyres
    • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.74% fail on Tread depth
  • 0.74% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.74% fail on Registration plates

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