Nissan X-Trail MOT Results

Registered in 2002
50.3% pass rate
from 2,249 tests in 2017
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 2002 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan X-Trail is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Suspension (31% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 9.4% fail on Suspension arms (97% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 9.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (100% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment
      • 0.089% fail on Condition
    • 7.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (40% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 3.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (180% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.84% fail on Attachment (4 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.044% fail on Condition
    • 6.5% fail on Drive shafts (50% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Front drive shafts (46% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 6.2% fail on Constant velocity joints (47% worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.044% fail on Couplings
      • 0.27% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Prescribed areas (39% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Component mounting (43% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Spring mounting (3 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 3.7% fail on Front suspension joints (140% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Coil springs
      • 3.2% fail on Condition
      • 0.27% fail on Location
    • 2.3% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.8% fail on Front (130% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Rear
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.58% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.44% fail on Condition (150% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.044% fail on Attachment
    • 0.36% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.36% fail on Condition
    • 0.18% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices (6 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.089% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.044% fail on Condition
    • 0.044% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.044% fail on Operation
    • 0.044% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.044% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 21% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (23% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.8% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.13% fail on Rear lamps (93% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 5.2% fail on Headlamp aim (31% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamps (24% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.044% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.044% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 2.3% fail on Stop lamp (64% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Battery
    • 0.36% fail on Direction indicators (87% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Flashing type (87% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Individual lamps (87% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 0.089% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.044% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.27% fail on Rear fog lamp (83% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Fog lamp (82% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.22% fail on Horn (67% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.089% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.089% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.044% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.044% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.044% fail on Lamp
      • 0.044% fail on Tell tale
  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 8.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.5% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 3.4% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.8% fail on Rear wheels (30% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Brake operation (6 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.27% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.27% fail on Service brake performance (69% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Parking brake operation
    • 5.9% fail on Hub components (81% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Brake pads (96% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.22% fail on Brake back plates (7 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Brake calipers
    • 4.7% fail on Hydraulic systems (26% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Components (31% better than other 2002 cars)
        • 3.6% fail on Pipes
        • 0.71% fail on Hoses (49% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Leaks
      • 0.27% fail on Operation
    • 1.6% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.6% fail on Condition (55% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on ABS
    • 0.62% fail on Restricted movement (110% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal
        • 0.13% fail on Condition
    • 0.089% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.044% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
      • 0.044% fail on Components
        • 0.044% fail on Servos
    • 0.044% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.044% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.044% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (44% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Exhaust system (62% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Emissions (44% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Emissions not tested (77% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Fuel system (67% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Pipe
      • 0.044% fail on Tank
      • 0.044% fail on System
  • 9.2% fail on Steering (85% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 8.9% fail on Steering system (110% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 8.0% fail on Track rod end (170% worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.22% fail on Steering rack (76% better than other 2002 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Free play
        • 0.089% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.089% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.089% fail on Other components
        • 0.044% fail on Steering pivot point
        • 0.044% fail on Steering component
      • 0.044% fail on Lock stop
      • 0.044% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.18% fail on Power steering
      • 0.13% fail on Operation
      • 0.044% fail on Drive system
      • 0.044% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.089% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.089% fail on Locking devices
  • 7.4% fail on Driver's view of the road (22% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Wipers
    • 2.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.36% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.089% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.089% fail on Mirrors (79% better than other 2002 cars)
  • 4.7% fail on Tyres (49% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Tread depth (47% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Condition (58% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.044% fail on Size/type
  • 3.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.22% fail on Requirements
      • 0.18% fail on Condition
      • 0.044% fail on Attachment
    • 1.1% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.98% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.089% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 2.0% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.1% fail on Body condition
    • 0.53% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.53% fail on Chassis
    • 0.44% fail on Doors
      • 0.27% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.13% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.044% fail on Drivers
    • 0.044% fail on Seats
      • 0.044% fail on Drivers
    • 0.044% fail on Load security
      • 0.044% fail on Bootlid
  • 0.98% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.93% fail on Registration plate
    • 0.044% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.44% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.44% fail on Attachment
  • 0.18% fail on Towbars
    • 0.13% fail on Vehicle structure
    • 0.044% fail on Towbar
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