Nissan Terrano MOT Results

Registered in 2003
50.9% pass rate
from 1,115 tests in 2020
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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan Terrano is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Suspension (39% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 14% fail on Anti-roll bars (150% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 6.9% fail on Linkage ball joints (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Linkage (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.81% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.54% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.45% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting (14 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (81% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Anti-roll bar
    • 9.8% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Suspension arms (33% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.90% fail on Pins and bushes (63% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.36% fail on Suspension arm
    • 2.4% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 2.4% fail on Springs
      • 1.7% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (32 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Coil springs (80% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.45% fail on Mounting (9 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Coil spring (92% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.72% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.54% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.18% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.27% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.090% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.27% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.090% fail on Suspension rod
      • 0.090% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.090% fail on Ball joint
  • 24% fail on Body, chassis, structure (150% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 9.6% fail on Transmission (160% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 7.5% fail on Drive shafts (120% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 7.5% fail on Joints (120% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Prop shafts (12 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Joints (11 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.54% fail on Prop shaft (22 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 8.7% fail on Exhaust system (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Chassis (8 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Chassis condition (8 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 3.0% fail on Integral vehicle structure (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Sub-frame (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Sub-frame condition (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Fuel system (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Pipe (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Tank (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on System (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Hose (12 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Towbar (22 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Vehicle structure (27 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Towbar condition
      • 0.090% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.90% fail on Doors
      • 0.81% fail on Other passenger's door (170% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.81% fail on Door condition (170% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.090% fail on Door condition
    • 0.72% fail on Bumpers (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Body
      • 0.45% fail on Other body component
      • 0.090% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.27% fail on Seats
      • 0.27% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.27% fail on Cabs (10 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Prescribed areas (12 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.090% fail on Load security
      • 0.090% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.090% fail on Tailgate condition
    • 0.090% fail on Floor
    • 0.090% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.090% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.090% fail on Undertray
  • 17% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (16% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.3% fail on Position lamp
    • 3.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.6% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.27% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.18% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamps (56% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp (54% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim (50% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim (46% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Electrical equipment (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Horn
      • 0.63% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.54% fail on Trailer electrical socket (30 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 2.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 2.2% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.45% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (85% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.27% fail on Switch
    • 0.090% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.090% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.090% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 14% fail on Brakes
    • 6.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.6% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.3% fail on Rbt
          • 2.5% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.90% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.27% fail on Decelerometer (9 times worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.27% fail on Service brake performance (9 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (47% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Rbt (sp) (48% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 1.5% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt
          • 1.5% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.3% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.63% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.54% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.090% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.45% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.2% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 2.2% fail on Anti-lock braking system (94% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.7% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.72% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.72% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.090% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.090% fail on Brake slack adjuster
    • 0.63% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.36% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.27% fail on Pedal
    • 0.45% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.45% fail on Lever
    • 0.45% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Prescribed areas (9 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting (25 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Other braking system component (9 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Other components
    • 0.27% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.18% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.090% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.090% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.090% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.090% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 9.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Seat belts (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Prescribed areas (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Condition (160% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Requirements
    • 4.3% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (190% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.090% fail on Airbags
      • 0.090% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 8.2% fail on Visibility
    • 4.9% fail on Wipers
    • 3.0% fail on Washers
    • 0.36% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.36% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.27% fail on View to rear
      • 0.27% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.090% fail on Driver's view
  • 7.3% fail on Steering (48% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 6.5% fail on Steering linkage components (76% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.72% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Locking devices (11 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Drag link end (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Intermediate drop arm (79 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Other components (19 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Steering linkage (32 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.45% fail on Power steering
      • 0.27% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.090% fail on Operation
      • 0.090% fail on Other components
    • 0.27% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.27% fail on Steering box (22 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Prescribed areas (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Steering play
      • 0.090% fail on Steering box
      • 0.090% fail on Steering rack
  • 5.0% fail on Tyres (30% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.2% fail on Condition (59% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.090% fail on Size/type
  • 4.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (47% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Exhaust emissions (54% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Compression ignition (170% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Emissions not tested (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.45% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.090% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
      • 0.090% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.090% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.54% fail on Other leaks (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.18% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 1.3% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.45% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.45% fail on Attachment
  • 0.090% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.090% fail on Speedometer
  • 0.090% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests
    • 0.090% fail on Doors
      • 0.090% fail on Passenger entrance/exit doors

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