Nissan 350Z MOT Results

Registered in 2008
77.1% pass rate
from 388 tests in 2017
(38% better than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan 350Z is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.2% fail on Tyres
    • 4.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on Valve stem (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
  • 5.9% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (68% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.3% fail on Front lamps
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamp aim (73% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Headlamps (83% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.52% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.26% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.26% fail on Side repeaters
  • 5.2% fail on Suspension (62% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.77% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.77% fail on Rear
    • 0.26% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.26% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.26% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.26% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.26% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 5.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.6% fail on Wipers
    • 1.8% fail on Washers
    • 0.77% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.1% fail on Brakes (48% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Hub components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.77% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.77% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.52% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.77% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.77% fail on Components
        • 0.77% fail on Pipes
    • 0.26% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.26% fail on Condition
  • 3.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.8% fail on Emissions
    • 0.26% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.77% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.77% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.26% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.26% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.26% fail on Condition
  • 0.26% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.26% fail on Doors
      • 0.26% fail on Passengers other
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