Nissan X-Trail MOT Results

Registered in 2012
75.3% pass rate
from 1,777 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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan X-Trail is unusually good or bad.

  • 10% fail on Brakes (99% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Brake performance (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Rbt (sp) (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.56% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (14 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Parking brake performance (9 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 2.7% fail on Rbt (8 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 2.5% fail on Parking brake performance (9 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.17% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.34% fail on Plate brake tester (38 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.23% fail on Parking brake performance (53 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.11% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (28 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Decelerometer (25 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.11% fail on Parking brake performance (62 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.11% fail on Plate brake tester (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (9 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.056% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.56% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.45% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.28% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.23% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.11% fail on Decelerometer (sp) (13 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (64% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Brake linings and pads (61% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 4.0% fail on Brake pads (62% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.0% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.45% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (9 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.45% fail on Cable (14 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.79% fail on Parking brake control (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Lever (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.34% fail on Hand lever (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.056% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.056% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.056% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.056% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 8.0% fail on Suspension
    • 6.6% fail on Suspension arms (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 5.3% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 1.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.51% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.23% fail on Pins and bushes (11 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage
      • 0.056% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.056% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 0.34% fail on Other suspension component (200% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.28% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.11% fail on Shock absorbers (84% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.056% fail on Springs
      • 0.056% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.056% fail on Mounting
  • 4.2% fail on Visibility
    • 3.1% fail on Wipers
    • 1.1% fail on Washers
    • 0.11% fail on Driver's view
  • 3.4% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (63% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Headlamp aim (47% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp aim (44% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Headlamps (65% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Headlamp levelling device (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.34% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.34% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.34% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.34% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.23% fail on Trailer electrical socket (22 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.056% fail on Horn
    • 0.28% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (79% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.17% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.11% fail on Position lamps (90% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Position lamp (90% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Stop lamp (94% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Direction indicators (91% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Flashing type (91% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.056% fail on Side repeaters
  • 3.2% fail on Tyres (43% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth (44% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Condition (51% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Size/type
  • 1.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.79% fail on Transmission
      • 0.68% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.68% fail on Joints
      • 0.17% fail on Prop shafts (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Prop shaft (30 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on Joints
    • 0.11% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.056% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.056% fail on System
    • 0.11% fail on Body
      • 0.056% fail on Panel
      • 0.056% fail on Other body component
    • 0.11% fail on Doors
      • 0.056% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.056% fail on Door condition
      • 0.056% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.056% fail on Door condition
    • 0.11% fail on Undertray
    • 0.056% fail on Load security
      • 0.056% fail on Dropside
        • 0.056% fail on Other dropside component
    • 0.056% fail on Seats
      • 0.056% fail on Passenger's seat
  • 1.2% fail on Steering
    • 1.2% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint
  • 0.96% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.68% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (140% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.23% fail on Condition
    • 0.056% fail on Airbags
      • 0.056% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.62% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (57% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Exhaust emissions (53% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.28% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.17% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.056% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.056% fail on Other emission control equipment
      • 0.11% fail on Spark ignition (86% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.28% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.28% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.11% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.11% fail on Attachment
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