Nissan Almera MOT Results

Registered in 1996
46.5% pass rate
from 462 tests in 2017
(21% worse than other 1996 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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan Almera is unusually good or bad.

  • 31% fail on Suspension (65% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 23% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 19% fail on Component mounting (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 1.1% fail on Spring mounting
    • 10% fail on Drive shafts (190% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 10.0% fail on Front drive shafts (190% worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 10.0% fail on Constant velocity joints (190% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.22% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.9% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.9% fail on Condition
    • 0.65% fail on Suspension arms (79% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (77% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.43% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.43% fail on Front
    • 0.22% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.22% fail on Condition
  • 18% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.8% fail on Front lamps (76% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.22% fail on Rear lamps
    • 4.3% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.7% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 1.7% fail on Stop lamp (60% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.65% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.22% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.22% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.65% fail on Battery
    • 0.65% fail on Rear fog lamp (76% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Fog lamp (83% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.43% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 8.7% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 8.2% fail on Components
        • 7.8% fail on Pipes (120% worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Hoses
        • 0.22% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.22% fail on Operation
      • 0.22% fail on Leaks
    • 4.5% fail on Brake performance (47% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.65% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.65% fail on Rear wheels (81% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Parking brake performance (88% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Hub components
      • 2.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.43% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.22% fail on Brake back plates
    • 0.22% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.22% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.7% fail on Wipers
    • 4.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.65% fail on Mirrors
  • 9.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (75% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 8.9% fail on Seat belts (82% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 8.4% fail on Prescribed areas (98% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Condition
    • 0.87% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.87% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 8.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (61% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Body condition (100% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 3.2% fail on Chassis
  • 8.2% fail on Tyres
    • 4.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.43% fail on Size/type
  • 6.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (39% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.8% fail on Emissions (54% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.43% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.43% fail on Cap
  • 3.2% fail on Steering
    • 2.2% fail on Steering system
      • 2.2% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.65% fail on Power steering
      • 0.22% fail on Operation
      • 0.22% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.22% fail on Other components
    • 0.22% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.22% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 2.6% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate

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