Nissan Pathfinder MOT Results

Registered in 2007
52.7% pass rate
from 1,815 tests in 2017
(20% worse than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan Pathfinder is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (22% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 10% fail on Registration plate lamp (77% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 8.9% fail on Position lamps (56% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 8.0% fail on Front lamps (78% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.055% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim (33% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (16 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (20 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.055% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp (60% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Headlamp levelling device (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.055% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 1.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.2% fail on Side repeaters (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Individual lamps (77% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.055% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Fog lamp (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.77% fail on Horn (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Battery
    • 0.33% fail on Trailer electrical socket (17 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Hazard warning (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Switch (12 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.11% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.055% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 22% fail on Suspension (44% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Coil springs (39% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 7.3% fail on Condition (41% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Suspension arms (85% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (93% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Wheel bearings (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Front (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Rear (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Front suspension joints (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.7% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.66% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.39% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.055% fail on Attachment
    • 2.3% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.2% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.1% fail on Constant velocity joints
        • 0.055% fail on Couplings
      • 0.11% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.055% fail on Universal joint
        • 0.055% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.61% fail on Shock absorbers (58% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Condition (58% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.39% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.055% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.055% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.055% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.055% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.055% fail on Attachment
    • 0.055% fail on Axles
      • 0.055% fail on Axle beam
    • 0.055% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 5.2% fail on Hub components (59% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Brake pads (87% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.94% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.055% fail on Brake linings
    • 3.4% fail on Hydraulic systems (75% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Components (59% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.5% fail on Pipes (92% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Hoses
        • 0.055% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.55% fail on Operation (12 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Leaks
      • 0.055% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 2.1% fail on Brake performance (52% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Parking brake performance (55% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.66% fail on Rear wheels (69% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Front wheels (57% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Service brake performance (190% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.055% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.55% fail on Electronic stability system (180% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on ABS
    • 0.50% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.50% fail on Condition
    • 0.33% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.33% fail on Pedal
        • 0.17% fail on Condition (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.17% fail on Restricted movement
  • 9.5% fail on Steering (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 9.4% fail on Steering system (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 9.1% fail on Track rod end (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.11% fail on Power steering
      • 0.055% fail on Operation
      • 0.055% fail on Other components
    • 0.055% fail on Steering control
      • 0.055% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.055% fail on Flexible coupling
  • 6.3% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.6% fail on Wipers
    • 2.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.28% fail on Windscreen
  • 5.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (59% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Exhaust system (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Fuel system (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Tank (25 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.39% fail on Emissions (73% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 5.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Doors (13 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Passengers other (21 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.99% fail on Drivers (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Passengers front (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Vehicle structure (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Chassis (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.055% fail on Body condition
    • 0.055% fail on Seats
      • 0.055% fail on Drivers
  • 4.9% fail on Tyres (39% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.77% fail on Condition (79% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type
    • 0.11% fail on Valve stem
  • 1.8% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.3% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (91% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (98% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.55% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.55% fail on Condition
  • 0.88% fail on Road Wheels (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
  • 0.88% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.88% fail on Registration plate
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