Nissan 300ZX MOT Results

Registered in 1990
74.2% pass rate
from 128 tests in 2020
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 1990 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan 300ZX is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 7.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 7.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.6% fail on Switch
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.9% fail on Headlamp
    • 3.9% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.3% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 1.6% fail on Horn
    • 2.3% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.6% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.78% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.78% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.78% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.78% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.78% fail on Side repeaters
  • 12% fail on Suspension
    • 5.5% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 3.1% fail on Sub-frames (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (5 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.78% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.78% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.78% fail on Springs
      • 0.78% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.78% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.78% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.78% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
  • 10% fail on Visibility
    • 6.3% fail on Wipers
    • 5.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.78% fail on Driver's view
  • 7.8% fail on Brakes
    • 4.7% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.78% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.78% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.78% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.78% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.78% fail on Service brake performance
    • 3.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.6% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.6% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.78% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.78% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 5.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.1% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.3% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.78% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 2.3% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.6% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.78% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 3.9% fail on Steering
    • 1.6% fail on Steering gear
      • 1.6% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.6% fail on Power steering
      • 0.78% fail on Operation
      • 0.78% fail on Other components
    • 0.78% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.78% fail on Universal joint
  • 3.9% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 2.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.6% fail on Seats
      • 0.78% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.78% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.78% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.78% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.78% fail on Doors
      • 0.78% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.78% fail on Door condition
  • 3.9% fail on Tyres
    • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.6% fail on Tread depth
  • 3.1% fail on Identification of the vehicle (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Registration plates (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
  • 0.78% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.78% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.78% fail on Prescribed areas

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