Nissan 300ZX MOT Results

Registered in 1990
71.8% pass rate
from 117 tests in 2020
(9.8% better than other 1990 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 1990 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan 300ZX is unusually good or bad.

  • 15% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (3.5% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Direction indicators (62% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Flashing type (62% worse than other 1990 cars)
        • 4.3% fail on Individual direction indicators (160% worse than other 1990 cars)
        • 0.85% fail on Side repeaters
    • 5.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (49% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (49% worse than other 1990 cars)
        • 5.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (55% worse than other 1990 cars)
        • 0.85% fail on Switch
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamps (7.7% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp (14% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim (14% better than other 1990 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim (31% better than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.4% fail on Electrical equipment (50% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Horn (84% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 1.7% fail on Stop lamp (38% better than other 1990 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (15% worse than other 1990 cars)
  • 10% fail on Visibility (58% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Washers (100% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Wipers (45% worse than other 1990 cars)
  • 8.5% fail on Suspension (17% better than other 1990 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Shock absorbers (170% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Suspension arms (1.0% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (35% better than other 1990 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Sub-frames (150% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
  • 6.8% fail on Brakes (37% better than other 1990 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Brake performance (57% better than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance (42% better than other 1990 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt (41% better than other 1990 cars)
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance (28% better than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake performance not tested (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.85% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.85% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.85% fail on Lever
    • 0.85% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.85% fail on Master cylinder
    • 0.85% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.85% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 0.85% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.85% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.85% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.85% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 6.0% fail on Steering (43% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Steering gear (81% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Steering rack (98% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Power steering (3 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Operation (9 times worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.85% fail on Other components
    • 0.85% fail on Steering play
      • 0.85% fail on Steering rack
  • 4.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (64% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Seat belts (64% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Prescribed areas (81% worse than other 1990 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on Attachment
  • 2.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (46% better than other 1990 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Exhaust emissions (60% better than other 1990 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Spark ignition (56% better than other 1990 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Non catalyst emissions (39% better than other 1990 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.85% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 1.7% fail on Identification of the vehicle (110% worse than other 1990 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plates (110% worse than other 1990 cars)
  • 1.7% fail on Tyres (18% better than other 1990 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Condition
    • 0.85% fail on Tread depth
  • 0.85% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.85% fail on Exhaust system
  • 0.85% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.85% fail on Speedometer

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