Nissan Almera MOT Results

Registered in 2004
56.0% pass rate
from 11,930 tests in 2017
(7.1% better than other 2004 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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan Almera is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.8% fail on Registration plate lamp (18% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 7.6% fail on Headlamps (58% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 7.5% fail on Headlamp (64% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.025% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.0084% fail on Matched pair
    • 6.8% fail on Stop lamp (30% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Headlamp aim (8.9% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Position lamps (44% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Front lamps (42% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Rear lamps (60% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.067% fail on All position lamps
    • 1.4% fail on Battery (71% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Direction indicators (80% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Flashing type (80% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.44% fail on Individual lamps (77% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.092% fail on All direction indicators (70% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.084% fail on Side repeaters (92% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on Tell tales
    • 0.48% fail on Rear fog lamp (62% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Fog lamp (62% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.28% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.19% fail on Horn (69% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.075% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.034% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.034% fail on Hazard warning (84% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Lamp
      • 0.0084% fail on Switch
      • 0.0084% fail on Tell tale
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 10% fail on Brake performance (32% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Parking brake performance (19% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Front wheels (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Rear wheels (13% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.70% fail on Brake imbalance (40% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.12% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.042% fail on Brake operation
    • 5.3% fail on Hub components (56% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Brake pads (64% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs (33% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Brake calipers (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Brake linings
    • 2.2% fail on Hydraulic systems (57% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Components (62% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Pipes (59% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Hoses (79% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.31% fail on Leaks
      • 0.17% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.042% fail on Operation
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.57% fail on Restricted movement (97% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on ABS (84% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Mechanical components (50% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.059% fail on Lever (180% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Cable (79% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.0084% fail on Brake slack adjuster
      • 0.0084% fail on Relay lever
    • 0.050% fail on Service brake control components (75% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Pedal (74% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.042% fail on Condition
        • 0.0084% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.017% fail on Electronic stability system (92% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.0084% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.0084% fail on Components
        • 0.0084% fail on Pipes
  • 9.1% fail on Suspension (55% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Anti-roll bars (48% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (47% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (63% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.050% fail on Condition
      • 0.042% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0084% fail on Presence
    • 2.3% fail on Suspension arms (49% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (48% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.059% fail on Condition (68% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Attachment (83% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Coil springs (66% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Condition (66% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Location (76% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.87% fail on Wheel bearings (47% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Front
      • 0.067% fail on Rear (93% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.82% fail on Front suspension joints (42% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Drive shafts (82% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Front drive shafts (82% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.66% fail on Constant velocity joints (82% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.017% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.52% fail on Prescribed areas (64% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Component mounting (57% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Subframe mounting (84% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Shock absorbers (67% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Condition (67% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.067% fail on Tie bars/rods (71% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (75% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.0084% fail on Condition
      • 0.0084% fail on Attachment
    • 0.067% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.042% fail on Macpherson strut (85% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Condition (85% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.034% fail on Panhard rods (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Condition (28 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Radius arms (79% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.0084% fail on Condition
      • 0.0084% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.017% fail on Sub-frames (93% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Condition (90% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.0084% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.0084% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0084% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.0084% fail on Condition
  • 8.0% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.8% fail on Wipers (22% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Washers (41% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.25% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.075% fail on Bonnet (61% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.0084% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 8.0% fail on Tyres (11% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Tread depth (13% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.37% fail on Size/type
    • 0.19% fail on Valve stem (93% worse than other 2004 cars)
  • 6.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.7% fail on Exhaust system (22% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Emissions
    • 0.90% fail on Emissions not tested (46% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Fuel system (36% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Cap
      • 0.13% fail on Pipe (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.075% fail on System (65% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Tank (73% better than other 2004 cars)
  • 6.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (100% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Drivers airbag (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 0.60% fail on Seat belts (59% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Condition
      • 0.17% fail on Prescribed areas (81% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.059% fail on Requirements
      • 0.025% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0084% fail on Installation check
        • 0.0084% fail on Anchorage's
  • 2.9% fail on Steering (41% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Steering system (53% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Track rod end (43% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Ball joint (43% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Steering rack (86% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Free play (88% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.017% fail on Steering rack (88% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.0084% fail on Other components
        • 0.0084% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.71% fail on Power steering (84% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Other components (200% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Pipes and hoses (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Operation
      • 0.042% fail on Pump
      • 0.017% fail on Drive system
      • 0.017% fail on Rams
    • 0.16% fail on Locking devices (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Steering operation (80% better than other 2004 cars)
  • 0.84% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (52% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Body condition (43% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Engine mountings (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Doors (68% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Drivers
      • 0.025% fail on Passengers front (81% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Passengers other (90% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.092% fail on Vehicle structure (65% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Chassis (65% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.042% fail on Body security
    • 0.034% fail on Seats (84% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Passengers
    • 0.017% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.0084% fail on Load security
      • 0.0084% fail on Tailgate
  • 0.81% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.81% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.24% fail on Road Wheels (47% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Attachment
    • 0.017% fail on Condition (87% better than other 2004 cars)

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