Nissan 350Z MOT Results

Registered in 2007
70.5% pass rate
from 772 tests in 2020
(31% better than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan 350Z is unusually good or bad.

  • 8.8% fail on Suspension (42% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.5% fail on Pins and bushes (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.52% fail on Ball joint (74% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Suspension arm
    • 1.2% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (75% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Linkage ball joints (73% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.26% fail on Linkage
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.65% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.39% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.39% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.26% fail on Shock absorbers (85% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.13% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.13% fail on Springs
      • 0.13% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.13% fail on Coil spring
  • 6.5% fail on Tyres
    • 4.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Size/type
  • 6.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.8% fail on Spark ignition (62% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 4.0% fail on Catalyst emissions (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Emissions not tested (190% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.39% fail on Emission control equipment (13 times worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.39% fail on Catalytic converter (20 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Compression ignition (75% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.13% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.13% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.13% fail on Undertray
  • 6.1% fail on Brakes (42% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (46% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake linings and pads (55% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.78% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.78% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.8% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.8% fail on Brake performance (65% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (56% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (58% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.39% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.39% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.26% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.13% fail on Rbt
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.13% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.13% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.13% fail on Rbt
          • 0.13% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.65% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.52% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.39% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.13% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.13% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.13% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.13% fail on Lever
    • 0.13% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.13% fail on Other components
  • 5.8% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (66% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamp aim (50% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.4% fail on Position lamps (55% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Position lamp (54% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (60% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Headlamps (83% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Headlamp (86% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.39% fail on Direction indicators (84% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Flashing type (84% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.13% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.26% fail on Hazard warning (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Switch (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.13% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.13% fail on Horn
    • 0.13% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 4.1% fail on Visibility
    • 2.1% fail on Washers
    • 1.8% fail on Wipers
    • 0.26% fail on Driver's view
  • 3.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure (40% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.26% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.26% fail on Undertray
    • 0.13% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.13% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.13% fail on Body
      • 0.13% fail on Other body component
    • 0.13% fail on Doors
      • 0.13% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
  • 1.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.3% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.13% fail on Airbags
      • 0.13% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 1.0% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.0% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.52% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.39% fail on Attachment
    • 0.13% fail on Condition
  • 0.26% fail on Steering (91% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Power steering
      • 0.13% fail on Operation
      • 0.13% fail on Pipes and hoses
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