Nissan Almera MOT Results

Registered in 1997
52.1% pass rate
from 355 tests in 2020
(18% worse than other 1997 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 1997 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan Almera is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Body, chassis, structure (85% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 13% fail on Transmission (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 12% fail on Drive shafts (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 12% fail on Joints (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.28% fail on Joints
    • 4.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.8% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.8% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.7% fail on Chassis
      • 1.7% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.56% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.28% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.28% fail on Pipe
    • 0.28% fail on Body
      • 0.28% fail on Other body component
    • 0.28% fail on Doors
      • 0.28% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.28% fail on Door condition
    • 0.28% fail on Seats
      • 0.28% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.28% fail on Cabs
      • 0.28% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 14% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (180% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.1% fail on Suspension arms (73% better than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.28% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.28% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.85% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.85% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.56% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.28% fail on Sub-frame
    • 0.28% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.28% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 12% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 3.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.28% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.85% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.85% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.85% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.56% fail on Direction indicators (79% better than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Flashing type (79% better than other 1997 cars)
        • 0.56% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.56% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.56% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.56% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.28% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.28% fail on Horn
  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 5.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.4% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.4% fail on Rbt
          • 2.5% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.85% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.7% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.56% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.28% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.28% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.28% fail on Rbt
          • 0.28% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 4.8% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.7% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.4% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.4% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.28% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.28% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.28% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.28% fail on Cable
    • 0.28% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.28% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 10% fail on Visibility
    • 6.2% fail on Washers (92% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Wipers
    • 0.56% fail on View to rear
      • 0.56% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.0% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 6.8% fail on Seat belts (95% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Prescribed areas (120% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Condition
    • 0.28% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 6.8% fail on Tyres
    • 4.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.1% fail on Condition
  • 4.2% fail on Steering
    • 3.1% fail on Steering gear (140% worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Steering rack (160% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.56% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.28% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.56% fail on Power steering
      • 0.56% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 4.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (49% better than other 1997 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Exhaust emissions (52% better than other 1997 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.3% fail on Catalyst emissions (60% better than other 1997 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.28% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.28% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.28% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
    • 0.56% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.56% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 0.85% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.85% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.28% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.28% fail on Attachment

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