Nissan 200SX MOT Results

Registered in 1999
58.9% pass rate
from 270 tests in 2017
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 1999 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan 200SX is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.9% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.7% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.74% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (9 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.74% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale' (19 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.37% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 3.7% fail on Horn (6 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.9% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.5% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.6% fail on Position lamps (59% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.37% fail on Rear lamps
    • 1.9% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.9% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.74% fail on Tell tale
    • 1.1% fail on Stop lamp (80% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Battery
    • 0.37% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 11% fail on Prescribed areas (83% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 7.8% fail on Component mounting
      • 4.1% fail on Subframe mounting (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Spring mounting
    • 3.0% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 2.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.74% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.37% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.9% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.74% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.74% fail on Condition
    • 0.74% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.74% fail on Rear
    • 0.37% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.37% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.37% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.37% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.37% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.37% fail on Condition
    • 0.37% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 8.5% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 8.5% fail on Components
        • 7.8% fail on Pipes (86% worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.74% fail on Hoses
      • 0.37% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 5.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.1% fail on Rear wheels (74% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.74% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.74% fail on Parking brake performance (84% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 4.1% fail on Hub components
      • 3.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.9% fail on Prescribed areas (22 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting (27 times worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on ABS
    • 0.74% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.37% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.37% fail on Condition
    • 0.37% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.37% fail on Cable
  • 10% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 7.4% fail on Emissions
    • 4.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.37% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.37% fail on Tank
    • 0.37% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 9.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (77% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 7.8% fail on Seat belts (100% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 7.4% fail on Prescribed areas (140% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Condition
    • 1.9% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.5% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.37% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 8.5% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.8% fail on Washers
    • 3.3% fail on Wipers
    • 1.1% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.37% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.37% fail on Mirrors
  • 5.2% fail on Steering
    • 4.8% fail on Steering system
      • 3.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.74% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.74% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.37% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.37% fail on Steering operation
  • 3.3% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.9% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 1.9% fail on Chassis
    • 1.5% fail on Body condition
  • 3.3% fail on Registration plates and VIN (160% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Registration plate (160% worse than other 1999 cars)
  • 3.0% fail on Tyres (64% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.5% fail on Condition
  • 0.74% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.74% fail on Attachment

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