Nissan X-Trail MOT Results

Registered in 2007
59.2% pass rate
from 5,513 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan X-Trail is unusually good or bad.

  • 17% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (16% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 7.1% fail on Position lamps (25% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 6.9% fail on Front lamps (53% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Rear lamps (87% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on All position lamps
    • 6.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim (56% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Stop lamp (55% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamps (64% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Headlamp (78% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.40% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.018% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.054% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.036% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.018% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.018% fail on Switch
    • 0.51% fail on Battery
    • 0.45% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.45% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.018% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.29% fail on Direction indicators (88% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Flashing type (88% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Individual lamps (91% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Side repeaters (71% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Trailer electrical socket (10 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Horn
    • 0.11% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.091% fail on Lamp (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Switch
    • 0.036% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.018% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 7.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (86% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Attachment (10 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Linkage condition (84% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Condition
    • 4.4% fail on Suspension arms (50% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (51% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Attachment
      • 0.054% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Drive shafts (26% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Front drive shafts (28% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Constant velocity joints (28% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.073% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.7% fail on Front suspension joints (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.62% fail on Front (67% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Rear
    • 0.87% fail on Coil springs (83% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Condition (85% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.091% fail on Location
    • 0.18% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.16% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.018% fail on Attachment
    • 0.16% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.091% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.054% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.018% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.091% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.054% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (75% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Condition
    • 0.091% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.073% fail on Condition
    • 0.073% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.036% fail on Condition
      • 0.036% fail on Attachment
    • 0.018% fail on Torque/reaction arms
      • 0.018% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 13% fail on Brakes (38% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Brake performance (46% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Parking brake performance (36% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Front wheels (100% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.24% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.22% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.20% fail on Brake performance not tested (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Brake operation (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Parking brake operation (17 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Gradient hand brake (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Hub components (53% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Brake pads (59% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.22% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.073% fail on Brake back plates (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Brake linings
    • 3.0% fail on Hydraulic systems (55% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Components (57% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Pipes (84% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Hoses
        • 0.036% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.22% fail on Leaks
      • 0.13% fail on Operation (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake (68% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Condition (87% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Restricted movement (200% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.11% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.11% fail on Pedal
        • 0.073% fail on Condition
        • 0.036% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.091% fail on ABS (84% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.018% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.018% fail on Components
        • 0.018% fail on Pipes
  • 9.1% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 9.0% fail on Steering system (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 8.6% fail on Track rod end (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.091% fail on Steering rack (71% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.018% fail on Free play
        • 0.018% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.11% fail on Power steering
      • 0.091% fail on Operation
      • 0.018% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.073% fail on Locking devices (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
  • 6.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.7% fail on Wipers
    • 2.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.27% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.13% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.018% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.018% fail on Bonnet
  • 5.3% fail on Tyres (34% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Tread depth (30% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Condition (46% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Valve stem (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Size/type
  • 4.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.1% fail on Exhaust system (47% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Emissions (57% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.20% fail on System
      • 0.054% fail on Tank
      • 0.036% fail on Pipe
      • 0.018% fail on Hose
    • 0.22% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 1.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.78% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.73% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.054% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.33% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
      • 0.11% fail on Requirements (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.38% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.38% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.33% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (60% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Body condition
    • 0.054% fail on Doors (84% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.018% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.018% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.018% fail on Chassis
    • 0.018% fail on Body security
    • 0.018% fail on Seats
      • 0.018% fail on Passengers
  • 0.24% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.24% fail on Attachment
  • 0.018% fail on Towbars
    • 0.018% fail on Towbar
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