Nissan Pathfinder MOT Results

Registered in 2006
50.3% pass rate
from 1,959 tests in 2017
(18% worse than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan Pathfinder is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (27% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 13% fail on Registration plate lamp (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 9.5% fail on Position lamps (62% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 8.6% fail on Front lamps (83% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Rear lamps
    • 7.1% fail on Stop lamp (52% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim (36% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamps (35% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp (44% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.46% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.051% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 1.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 1.2% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.051% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.051% fail on Switch
    • 0.82% fail on Direction indicators (68% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Flashing type (68% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.56% fail on Individual lamps (68% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.051% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.77% fail on Battery
    • 0.61% fail on Horn
    • 0.56% fail on Hazard warning (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Switch (11 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Lamp
    • 0.20% fail on Trailer electrical socket (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.10% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.051% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 24% fail on Suspension (46% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.9% fail on Coil springs (61% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 7.9% fail on Condition (63% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Wheel bearings (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Front (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Rear (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Suspension arms (46% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (50% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Condition
      • 0.051% fail on Attachment
    • 4.8% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 3.8% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.56% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.36% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.10% fail on Attachment
      • 0.051% fail on Condition
    • 3.2% fail on Front suspension joints (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.6% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.6% fail on Constant velocity joints
      • 0.15% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.10% fail on Universal joint (70 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.051% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Component mounting (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Subframe mounting (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Spring mounting (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Shock absorbers (66% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Condition (66% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.10% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.051% fail on Leaf springs
      • 0.051% fail on Anchor bracket
    • 0.051% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.051% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.051% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.051% fail on Condition
    • 0.051% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 4.7% fail on Hub components (43% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Brake pads (67% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.10% fail on Brake calipers
    • 3.1% fail on Brake performance (45% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Parking brake performance (51% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Rear wheels (71% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Front wheels (49% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.20% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.10% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.051% fail on Gradient hand brake
    • 2.7% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 2.1% fail on Components
        • 1.7% fail on Pipes
        • 0.31% fail on Hoses
        • 0.10% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.46% fail on Operation (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Leaks
    • 1.0% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.82% fail on Service brake control components (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.82% fail on Pedal (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Anti-slip (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on Condition (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.82% fail on ABS
    • 0.71% fail on Electronic stability system (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.051% fail on Lever
      • 0.051% fail on Cable
  • 8.7% fail on Driver's view of the road (27% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Wipers (32% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Washers (51% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.20% fail on Windscreen
  • 8.2% fail on Steering (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Steering system (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 7.1% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.26% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.051% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.31% fail on Power steering
      • 0.10% fail on Operation
      • 0.10% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.051% fail on Drive system
      • 0.051% fail on Other components
    • 0.15% fail on Locking devices (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.051% fail on Steering operation
  • 6.9% fail on Tyres (19% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.4% fail on Condition (64% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Size/type
    • 0.10% fail on Valve stem
  • 6.7% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Doors (12 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Passengers other (18 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Drivers (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Passengers front
    • 1.2% fail on Vehicle structure (13 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Chassis (13 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Body condition
    • 0.10% fail on Seats
      • 0.10% fail on Drivers
  • 5.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.9% fail on Exhaust system (51% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.77% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.61% fail on Tank (9 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on System
    • 0.46% fail on Emissions (73% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 1.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.82% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.71% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.10% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.66% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.56% fail on Condition
      • 0.10% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.2% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.61% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.61% fail on Attachment
  • 0.051% fail on Towbars
    • 0.051% fail on Towbar
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