Nissan X-Trail MOT Results

Registered in 2006
57.0% pass rate
from 7,648 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan X-Trail is unusually good or bad.

  • 17% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (20% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Registration plate lamp (12% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.4% fail on Front lamps (37% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Rear lamps (95% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.1% fail on Stop lamp (34% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamp aim (54% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamps (69% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Headlamp (81% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.026% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.013% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.84% fail on Battery (77% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Rear fog lamp (40% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Fog lamp (40% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.026% fail on Switch
    • 0.29% fail on Direction indicators (89% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Flashing type (89% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Individual lamps (90% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.078% fail on Side repeaters (86% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.026% fail on All direction indicators (91% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.065% fail on Lamp
      • 0.052% fail on Switch
    • 0.092% fail on Horn (76% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.078% fail on Trailer electrical socket (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.052% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.039% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.026% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 6.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (49% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.78% fail on Attachment (11 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.065% fail on Condition
    • 3.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.052% fail on Attachment
      • 0.039% fail on Condition
    • 3.3% fail on Drive shafts
      • 3.2% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 3.2% fail on Constant velocity joints
        • 0.052% fail on Couplings (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.092% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.092% fail on Drive shafts
    • 2.3% fail on Shock absorbers (57% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Condition (57% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Front suspension joints (82% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.78% fail on Front (78% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Rear
    • 1.2% fail on Coil springs (75% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Condition (76% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Location
    • 0.27% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.20% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.039% fail on Condition
      • 0.039% fail on Attachment (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Prescribed areas (58% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Component mounting (58% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.013% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.13% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.10% fail on Condition
      • 0.026% fail on Attachment
    • 0.052% fail on Trailing arms (79% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (89% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.052% fail on Torque/reaction arms (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.039% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.026% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.013% fail on Attachment
    • 0.026% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.013% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.013% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.013% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.013% fail on Condition
    • 0.013% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.013% fail on Condition
  • 15% fail on Brakes (33% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 8.9% fail on Brake performance (57% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Rear wheels (29% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Parking brake performance (19% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Front wheels (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.27% fail on Brake operation (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.18% fail on Brake performance not tested (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.065% fail on Gradient hand brake (11 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Parking brake operation (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Hub components (44% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Brake pads (44% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.31% fail on Brake calipers (90% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Brake linings (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Hydraulic systems (27% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Components (25% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Pipes (36% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Hoses
        • 0.052% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.026% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.34% fail on Leaks
      • 0.12% fail on Operation
      • 0.039% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.78% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.78% fail on Condition
    • 0.55% fail on Restricted movement (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on ABS (73% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.078% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.078% fail on Pedal
        • 0.078% fail on Condition
    • 0.065% fail on Electronic stability system (69% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.026% fail on Mechanical components (84% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Lever
      • 0.013% fail on Cable
  • 11% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 11% fail on Steering system (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 10% fail on Track rod end (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.078% fail on Steering rack (80% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Lock stop (53 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.026% fail on Free play
        • 0.026% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.14% fail on Power steering
      • 0.12% fail on Operation
      • 0.026% fail on Other components
      • 0.013% fail on Drive system
    • 0.12% fail on Locking devices (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.013% fail on Steering control
      • 0.013% fail on Steering column
  • 6.4% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.0% fail on Wipers
    • 2.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.27% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.078% fail on Mirrors (68% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.052% fail on Bonnet (69% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.013% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 6.4% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (46% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Exhaust system (97% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Emissions (47% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Fuel system (61% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on System (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Tank
      • 0.039% fail on Cap (78% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Pipe
      • 0.013% fail on Hose
    • 0.39% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 5.0% fail on Tyres (42% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Tread depth (35% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Condition (52% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.039% fail on Size/type (85% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.67% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (63% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.54% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.29% fail on Condition
      • 0.13% fail on Requirements (200% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Prescribed areas (64% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Attachment
    • 0.13% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (88% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (89% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.013% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.46% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (56% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Doors (52% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.052% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.12% fail on Body condition (63% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.052% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.052% fail on Chassis
    • 0.052% fail on Body security
    • 0.026% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.013% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.013% fail on Load security
      • 0.013% fail on Access panel
  • 0.46% fail on Registration plates and VIN (34% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Registration plate (34% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.20% fail on Road Wheels (55% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Attachment
  • 0.039% fail on Towbars (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.026% fail on Towbar
    • 0.013% fail on Vehicle structure
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