Nissan Almera MOT Results

Registered in 1999
45.1% pass rate
from 1,746 tests in 2017
(13% worse than other 1999 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 1999 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan Almera is unusually good or bad.

  • 30% fail on Suspension (41% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 17% fail on Prescribed areas (190% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 16% fail on Component mounting (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.34% fail on Spring mounting
    • 13% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 13% fail on Front drive shafts (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
        • 13% fail on Constant velocity joints (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.057% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.7% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.7% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on Coil springs (63% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Condition (64% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Location
    • 1.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (79% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (77% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (82% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage condition (81% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on Suspension arms (85% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (85% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Attachment
    • 0.63% fail on Wheel bearings (66% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Front
      • 0.11% fail on Rear (90% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Front suspension joints (69% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.34% fail on Condition
    • 0.057% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.057% fail on Condition
    • 0.057% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.057% fail on Condition
    • 0.057% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 19% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (22% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.2% fail on Front lamps (32% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Rear lamps (63% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamp aim (43% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.057% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.057% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 2.1% fail on Stop lamp (63% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators (60% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type (60% better than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.92% fail on Individual lamps (50% better than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.11% fail on Side repeaters (85% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.97% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.11% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.86% fail on Battery
    • 0.17% fail on Horn
    • 0.11% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.11% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.057% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.057% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.057% fail on Lamp
  • 18% fail on Brakes
    • 9.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 4.0% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.3% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.86% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.63% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.17% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.11% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.4% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 6.0% fail on Components
        • 5.3% fail on Pipes
        • 0.63% fail on Hoses (65% better than other 1999 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.57% fail on Leaks
      • 0.11% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 3.6% fail on Hub components
      • 2.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.74% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.17% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.057% fail on Brake back plates
    • 2.8% fail on ABS (99% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.52% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.52% fail on Condition
    • 0.52% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.057% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.057% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.057% fail on Cable
  • 10% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.5% fail on Wipers
    • 4.1% fail on Washers
    • 0.46% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.34% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.23% fail on Bonnet
  • 10% fail on Tyres (25% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.29% fail on Size/type
    • 0.11% fail on Valve stem
  • 8.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (29% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.4% fail on Emissions (50% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.92% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.34% fail on Cap
      • 0.29% fail on Pipe
      • 0.11% fail on Hose
      • 0.11% fail on System
      • 0.057% fail on Tank
  • 7.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (42% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Seat belts (100% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 7.0% fail on Prescribed areas (120% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Condition
      • 0.11% fail on Attachment
      • 0.057% fail on Requirements
  • 7.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (70% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Body condition (120% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Vehicle structure (110% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Chassis (110% worse than other 1999 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.057% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.057% fail on Doors
      • 0.057% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.057% fail on Seats
      • 0.057% fail on Passengers
  • 3.1% fail on Steering (32% better than other 1999 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Steering system (45% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Steering rack (75% worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Track rod end (90% better than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.057% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.74% fail on Power steering
      • 0.57% fail on Pipes and hoses (2 times worse than other 1999 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Operation
      • 0.057% fail on Other components
    • 0.11% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.11% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.057% fail on Steering control
      • 0.057% fail on Steering column
  • 1.4% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.4% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.23% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.17% fail on Attachment
    • 0.057% fail on Condition

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