Nissan Almera MOT Results

Registered in 1996
46.0% pass rate
from 276 tests in 2020
(33% 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.

  • 20% fail on Suspension (48% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 17% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.72% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.72% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.72% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.36% fail on Springs
      • 0.36% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.36% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.36% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.36% fail on Ball joint
  • 17% fail on Body, chassis, structure (54% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 9.4% fail on Transmission (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 9.1% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 9.1% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.36% fail on Joints
    • 3.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 3.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 3.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.4% fail on Chassis
      • 1.4% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.4% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.4% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (4 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.36% fail on Body
      • 0.36% fail on Other body component
    • 0.36% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.36% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 17% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.3% fail on Headlamp
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.72% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.9% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.36% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.4% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.72% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.36% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.72% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.72% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.72% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 13% fail on Visibility (79% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Wipers
    • 6.5% fail on Washers (90% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.36% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.36% fail on View to rear
      • 0.36% fail on Mirrors
  • 8.7% fail on Brakes
    • 4.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.5% fail on Brake performance (66% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.72% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
    • 1.8% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.8% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.36% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.36% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.36% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.36% fail on Prescribed areas
        • 0.36% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 7.6% fail on Tyres (88% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.9% fail on Condition
    • 0.36% fail on Size/type
  • 6.2% fail on Steering
    • 5.4% fail on Steering gear (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Power steering
      • 0.72% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.36% fail on Operation
  • 6.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 5.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.36% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 5.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 5.8% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.8% fail on Spark ignition
        • 4.3% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 2.2% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.36% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.36% fail on Registration plates

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