Nissan X-Trail MOT Results

Registered in 2003
51.9% pass rate
from 5,161 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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan X-Trail is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Suspension (22% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 8.5% fail on Suspension arms (85% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 8.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (94% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Attachment
      • 0.039% fail on Condition (79% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (36% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 3.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Attachment (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.078% fail on Condition
    • 4.6% fail on Drive shafts
      • 4.4% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 4.4% fail on Constant velocity joints
      • 0.17% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension (160% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Drive shafts (170% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Front suspension joints (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Prescribed areas (46% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Component mounting (52% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Spring mounting (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 2.5% fail on Coil springs (44% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Condition (47% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Location
    • 1.4% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.0% fail on Front
      • 0.39% fail on Rear (63% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.58% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.58% fail on Condition
    • 0.21% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.19% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.019% fail on Condition
    • 0.21% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
      • 0.058% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.039% fail on Attachment
    • 0.12% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.058% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.058% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.039% fail on Trailing arms (85% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.019% fail on Attachment
    • 0.019% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.019% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 20% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (24% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.5% fail on Front lamps (20% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Rear lamps (90% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on All position lamps
    • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim (48% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp (54% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamps (49% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp (47% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Matched pair
    • 1.7% fail on Battery (96% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Rear fog lamp (70% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Fog lamp (69% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.019% fail on Switch
    • 0.39% fail on Direction indicators (86% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Flashing type (86% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Individual lamps (86% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.097% fail on Side repeaters (88% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.039% fail on All direction indicators (86% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Horn (67% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.12% fail on Trailer electrical socket (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.097% fail on Lamp
      • 0.019% fail on Switch
    • 0.039% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.039% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (79% better than other 2003 cars)
  • 15% fail on Brakes
    • 7.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.8% fail on Rear wheels (25% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.31% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.29% fail on Brake operation (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.17% fail on Service brake performance (73% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.058% fail on Gradient hand brake (8 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Hub components (60% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Brake pads (54% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake discs (82% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.078% fail on Brake back plates
      • 0.019% fail on Brake linings
    • 3.9% fail on Hydraulic systems (37% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Components (40% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Pipes (30% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.72% fail on Hoses (46% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.039% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.27% fail on Leaks
      • 0.12% fail on Operation
      • 0.039% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.76% fail on ABS
    • 0.58% fail on Restricted movement (110% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.078% fail on Service brake control components (69% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Pedal (69% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.058% fail on Condition
        • 0.019% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.019% fail on Additional braking devices
    • 0.019% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.019% fail on Cable
  • 11% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (40% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 7.1% fail on Exhaust system (62% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Emissions (29% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.35% fail on Fuel system (50% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on System
      • 0.058% fail on Tank
      • 0.058% fail on Cap (78% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Hose
      • 0.039% fail on Pipe
  • 8.9% fail on Steering (74% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 8.3% fail on Steering system (82% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 7.3% fail on Track rod end (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Ball joint (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Steering rack (70% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.039% fail on Other components
        • 0.039% fail on Steering component (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.019% fail on Free play
        • 0.019% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.52% fail on Power steering
      • 0.29% fail on Operation (100% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.039% fail on Other components
    • 0.14% fail on Locking devices (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.097% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.019% fail on Steering control
      • 0.019% fail on Steering column
  • 8.6% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.3% fail on Wipers
    • 3.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.39% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.19% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.019% fail on Bonnet
  • 5.8% fail on Tyres (36% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Tread depth (32% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Condition (40% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.058% fail on Size/type (83% better than other 2003 cars)
  • 2.3% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (30% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.41% fail on Condition
      • 0.14% fail on Requirements
      • 0.039% fail on Attachment
    • 0.70% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (54% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (55% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.058% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 1.7% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.64% fail on Body condition
    • 0.56% fail on Doors
      • 0.29% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.23% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.058% fail on Drivers
    • 0.37% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.37% fail on Chassis
    • 0.097% fail on Body security
    • 0.058% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.019% fail on Seats
      • 0.019% fail on Passengers
  • 0.85% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.85% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.43% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.41% fail on Attachment
    • 0.019% fail on Condition
  • 0.058% fail on Towbars
    • 0.039% fail on Towbar
    • 0.019% fail on Vehicle structure
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