Nissan Qashqai+2 MOT Results

Registered in 2010
50.9% pass rate
from 1,986 tests in 2020
(37% worse than other 2010 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 2010 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan Qashqai+2 is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Suspension (98% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 14% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 11% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Pins and bushes (170% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Ball joint dust cover (53% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Suspension arm (200% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (6 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Linkage ball joints (5 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.86% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (20% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Ball joint dust cover (35% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Linkage (98% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Anti-roll bar (5 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.91% fail on Wheel bearings (82% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Other suspension component (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.050% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.60% fail on Sub-frames (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Pins and bushes (8 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.050% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.050% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.50% fail on Springs (88% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Coil springs (88% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.50% fail on Coil spring (88% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Shock absorbers (85% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Suspension rods (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint (11 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (150% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.050% fail on Axles
      • 0.050% fail on Swivel joints/housing
  • 14% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (21% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamps (45% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Headlamp (37% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (7 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (92% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim (8.4% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim (6.0% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (40% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Stop lamp (43% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Direction indicators (21% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Flashing type (21% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Individual direction indicators (0.46% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.35% fail on Side repeaters (45% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Electrical equipment (160% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Horn (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Battery(ies) (130% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.70% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (40% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Rear fog lamp (30% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.65% fail on Rear fog lamp (34% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Front fog lamps
        • 0.050% fail on Front fog lamps
    • 0.45% fail on Reversing lamps (89% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Reversing lamps (93% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Rear reflectors (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Position lamps (6.1% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Position lamp (0.84% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Hazard warning (190% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Switch (190% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.050% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.050% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 12% fail on Brakes (50% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Mechanical brake components (91% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 5.3% fail on Brake linings and pads (120% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 5.2% fail on Brake pads (120% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.050% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums (10% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Brake discs (9.6% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (180% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Cable (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Brake performance (55% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (130% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 3.6% fail on Rbt (sp) (150% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.050% fail on Gradient tester (sp)
      • 3.0% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Rbt (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
          • 2.6% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
          • 0.20% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
          • 0.050% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.15% fail on Plate brake tester (6 times worse than other 2010 cars)
          • 0.10% fail on Parking brake performance (9 times worse than other 2010 cars)
          • 0.050% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 1.5% fail on Service brake performance (23% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt (21% better than other 2010 cars)
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance (29% better than other 2010 cars)
          • 0.35% fail on Service brake imbalance (9.2% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Brake performance not tested (120% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (70% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Rbt (sp) (69% better than other 2010 cars)
          • 0.15% fail on Service brake performance (0.14% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Parking brake control (69% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Lever (94% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (5.5% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Electronic stability control (140% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Anti-lock braking system (74% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (9.9% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Hand lever (37% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Pedal (28% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Flexible brake hoses (100% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Hydraulic systems (5.4% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Brake fluid (40% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Rigid brake pipes (85% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.050% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.050% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.050% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.050% fail on Other components
  • 8.1% fail on Visibility (61% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Wipers (62% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Washers (67% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Driver's view (29% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on View to rear (3.8% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Mirrors (5.6% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Condition of glass (17% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Windscreen (19% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.050% fail on Bonnet
  • 8.0% fail on Body, chassis, structure (120% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Transmission (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 6.4% fail on Drive shafts (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 6.3% fail on Joints (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Drive shaft (8 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Prop shafts (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Joints (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.70% fail on Engine mounting (21 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Engine mounting condition (25 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Bracket (10 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Exhaust system (62% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Bumpers (48% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Seats (94% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Driver's seat (110% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.10% fail on Body (15% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Panel
      • 0.050% fail on Other body component
    • 0.10% fail on Doors (37% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.050% fail on Door condition
      • 0.050% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.050% fail on Door condition
    • 0.050% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.050% fail on Tank
    • 0.050% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.050% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.050% fail on Undertray
  • 6.9% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Steering linkage components (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Track rod end (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Steering gear (35% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Steering rack (31% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.050% fail on Steering wheel
  • 6.8% fail on Tyres (6.9% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Tread depth (39% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Condition (30% better than other 2010 cars)
  • 3.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (5 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Seat belts (25% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Condition (30% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Attachment
  • 3.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (3.0% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (4.0% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Compression ignition (33% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.91% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (110% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.55% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (8.3% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.050% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.050% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.3% fail on Spark ignition (28% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.91% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (8.0% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Catalyst emissions (61% better than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Emissions not tested (59% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Fluid leaks (18% better than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Engine oil leaks (2.0% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.050% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.050% fail on Undertray
  • 0.76% fail on Road Wheels (82% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.76% fail on Attachment (150% worse than other 2010 cars)
  • 0.30% fail on Identification of the vehicle (26% better than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Registration plates (26% better than other 2010 cars)
Read the Honest John Review

  • Nissan Qashqai (2007 - 2014)
    Very comfortable front seats with good ride. Feels well built. Strong Renault sourced dCi diesels. Elevated driving position and good visibility.

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