Nissan Qashqai MOT Results

Registered in 2015
85.5% pass rate
from 58,357 tests in 2020
(3.5% better than other 2015 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 2015 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan Qashqai is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.6% fail on Visibility (44% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Wipers (61% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Washers (15% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.063% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.051% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.051% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.024% fail on View to rear
      • 0.024% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.0034% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.6% fail on Brakes (33% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (62% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Brake linings and pads (71% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Brake pads (71% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.022% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.35% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.35% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.43% fail on Brake performance (31% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Service brake performance (29% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.26% fail on Rbt (28% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.21% fail on Service brake performance (27% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.053% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.0034% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.0017% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.0017% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.0017% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.0017% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.087% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (52% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.087% fail on Rbt (sp) (49% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.046% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.027% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.024% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.0017% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.0017% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.036% fail on Parking brake performance (51% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.034% fail on Rbt (51% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.029% fail on Parking brake performance (51% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.0034% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.0017% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.0017% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.0017% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.031% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.10% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (56% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.060% fail on Anti-lock braking system (97% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0034% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 0.039% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.026% fail on Parking brake control (76% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Electronic parking brake (160% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.015% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.0069% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.0017% fail on Servos
    • 0.019% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.017% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.0017% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.012% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (88% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Pedal (73% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0017% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 3.1% fail on Tyres (20% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.96% fail on Condition (48% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.026% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (65% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.022% fail on Size/type (61% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 2.2% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (45% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamp aim (28% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp aim (26% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (81% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Direction indicators (45% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Flashing type (45% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Side repeaters (56% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.069% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.0086% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.16% fail on Headlamps (78% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Headlamp (76% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0034% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.0017% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.0017% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.0017% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.16% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (62% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.069% fail on Battery(ies) (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Horn (75% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.0034% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.091% fail on Stop lamp (85% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.065% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (67% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Rear fog lamp (67% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.065% fail on Rear fog lamp (66% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.055% fail on Position lamps (79% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on Position lamp (79% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0017% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.015% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.010% fail on Reversing lamps (81% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Reversing lamps (80% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0017% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.0017% fail on Switch
    • 0.0017% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.0017% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 0.74% fail on Suspension (43% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Suspension arms (37% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint (27% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Ball joint dust cover (100% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Pins and bushes (73% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0034% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0017% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.19% fail on Shock absorbers (34% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Anti-roll bars (50% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (200% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.033% fail on Ball joint dust cover (160% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0069% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0034% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.0017% fail on Linkage
    • 0.086% fail on Springs (81% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.086% fail on Coil springs (81% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.084% fail on Coil spring (81% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0017% fail on Mounting
    • 0.072% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.014% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.0086% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0051% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0017% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.010% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0051% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0034% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0017% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.0034% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.0017% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.0017% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.0017% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.0017% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 0.71% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (14% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.37% fail on Spark ignition (22% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.15% fail on Catalyst emissions (41% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.0017% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0017% fail on Other emission control equipment
      • 0.29% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.27% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (86% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.012% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (90% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.010% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.0017% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
    • 0.024% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.019% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.0034% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.0017% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.0017% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.022% fail on Noise suppression (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Undertray (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0017% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 0.18% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.18% fail on Registration plates
    • 0.0017% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.17% fail on Body, chassis, structure (66% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.046% fail on Transmission (72% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Drive shafts (73% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Joints (73% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0051% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.0051% fail on Joints
    • 0.038% fail on Undertray (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.036% fail on Body
      • 0.024% fail on Other body component
      • 0.010% fail on Panel
      • 0.0017% fail on Body condition
      • 0.0017% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.015% fail on Exhaust system (90% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.014% fail on Doors (60% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0069% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.0069% fail on Door condition
      • 0.0069% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.0069% fail on Door condition
    • 0.0069% fail on Fuel system (86% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0034% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (91% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0017% fail on Tank
      • 0.0017% fail on System
    • 0.0017% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.0017% fail on Bracket
    • 0.0017% fail on Seats
      • 0.0017% fail on Driver's seat
  • 0.16% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (44% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Seat belts (31% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Condition (32% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0051% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0017% fail on Requirements
      • 0.0017% fail on Pre-tensioners
    • 0.043% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (63% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.15% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.12% fail on Attachment
    • 0.024% fail on Condition (48% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.065% fail on Steering (63% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.051% fail on Steering linkage components (62% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Track rod end (70% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0034% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.0017% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.0086% fail on Steering gear (69% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0086% fail on Steering rack (68% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0017% fail on Power steering
      • 0.0017% fail on Other components
    • 0.0017% fail on Steering play
      • 0.0017% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.0017% fail on Electronic power steering
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