Nissan Terrano MOT Results

Registered in 2004
52.4% pass rate
from 1,445 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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan Terrano is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Suspension (29% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 13% fail on Anti-roll bars (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 6.0% fail on Linkage ball joints (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Linkage (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Ball joint (170% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (64% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.14% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.069% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 8.7% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Suspension arms (35% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.69% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.62% fail on Pins and bushes (75% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Suspension arm
    • 2.3% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.4% fail on Springs (65% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas (24 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Coil springs (95% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Coil spring (96% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.069% fail on Mounting
      • 0.069% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.069% fail on Anchor bracket
    • 1.0% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.62% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.48% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.55% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.35% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.21% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.21% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.14% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.069% fail on Suspension rod
  • 23% fail on Body, chassis, structure (150% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 9.6% fail on Transmission (160% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 7.9% fail on Drive shafts (130% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 7.9% fail on Joints (130% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Prop shafts (10 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Joints (12 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Prop shaft (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Exhaust system (100% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Chassis (11 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Chassis condition (11 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Fuel system (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Pipe (14 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Tank (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on System (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Hose (13 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 2.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Towbar (29 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Vehicle structure (36 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on Safety device
      • 0.069% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.97% fail on Bumpers (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Body
      • 0.28% fail on Panel
      • 0.069% fail on Other body component
    • 0.35% fail on Cabs (14 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Prescribed areas (15 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Seats
      • 0.21% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.069% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.21% fail on Doors
      • 0.14% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.14% fail on Door condition
      • 0.069% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.069% fail on Door condition
    • 0.14% fail on Load security (21 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Tailgate (33 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Tailgate condition (46 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Floor
    • 0.069% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.069% fail on Spare wheel condition
    • 0.069% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.069% fail on Engine mounting condition
  • 17% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (18% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.2% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.21% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.069% fail on Switch
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim (38% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim (33% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (95% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (96% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (93% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.069% fail on Switch
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps (63% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp (62% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Electrical equipment (94% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Horn (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.21% fail on Trailer electrical socket (11 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Direction indicators (46% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Flashing type (46% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.21% fail on Side repeaters (79% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.069% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.62% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (79% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.14% fail on Switch
    • 0.069% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.069% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 5.7% fail on Rigid brake pipes (56% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Brake performance (29% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.69% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.14% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.0% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (54% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (sp) (68% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.62% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (170% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.069% fail on Gradient tester (sp)
      • 1.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.0% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.21% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (11 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.48% fail on Parking brake performance (74% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on Rbt (73% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.42% fail on Parking brake performance (74% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.069% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 2.6% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.069% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.069% fail on Cable
    • 0.97% fail on Other components and prescribed areas (18 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Prescribed areas (37 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.76% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting (67 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Other braking system component (15 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.83% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.83% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.69% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.35% fail on Pedal
      • 0.35% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.69% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.69% fail on Lever
    • 0.48% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.42% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.21% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.14% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.069% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.069% fail on Brake fluid
  • 9.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (190% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Seat belts (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Prescribed areas (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Condition
      • 0.069% fail on Requirements
  • 8.2% fail on Steering (67% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Steering linkage components (97% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.4% fail on Drag link end (14 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.83% fail on Intermediate drop arm (172 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Other components (17 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Steering linkage (27 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Locking devices (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.69% fail on Power steering
      • 0.28% fail on Operation
      • 0.28% fail on Other components
      • 0.14% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.48% fail on Steering play (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Steering box (95 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Prescribed areas (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.069% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.069% fail on Steering box
    • 0.069% fail on Steering coupling
      • 0.069% fail on Flexible coupling
  • 6.6% fail on Visibility
    • 3.2% fail on Wipers
    • 2.8% fail on Washers
    • 0.55% fail on View to rear
      • 0.55% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.35% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.35% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.14% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.069% fail on Bonnet
  • 6.1% fail on Tyres
    • 4.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.5% fail on Condition (50% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.069% fail on Size/type
  • 3.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (52% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Exhaust emissions (61% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Compression ignition (60% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.83% fail on Emissions not tested (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.21% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.069% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.069% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.069% fail on Pre 01/01/1980 visual
      • 0.28% fail on Spark ignition (95% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Catalyst emissions (95% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (96% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.55% fail on Other leaks (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.069% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
  • 1.2% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.83% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.83% fail on Attachment (140% worse than other 2004 cars)

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