Nissan X-Trail MOT Results

Registered in 2012
84.2% pass rate
from 1,478 tests in 2017
(25% better than other 2012 cars)
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.

  • 6.8% fail on Brakes (78% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Hub components (60% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Brake pads (67% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.14% fail on Brake calipers
    • 3.2% fail on Brake performance (180% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Rear wheels (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.27% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Parking brake operation (76 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.068% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.068% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.81% fail on Parking brake (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.34% fail on Components
        • 0.14% fail on Pipes
        • 0.14% fail on Hoses
        • 0.068% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.14% fail on Mechanical components (9 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Cable (13 times worse than other 2012 cars)
  • 4.5% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.3% fail on Wipers
    • 0.81% fail on Washers
    • 0.41% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.068% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.4% fail on Tyres (40% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Tread depth (61% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Size/type
    • 0.27% fail on Valve stem (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
  • 2.4% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (71% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.95% fail on Headlamp aim (60% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Headlamps (66% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.34% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.068% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.068% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.34% fail on Registration plate lamp (82% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Position lamps (82% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Front lamps (77% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.20% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.068% fail on Battery
    • 0.068% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.068% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.068% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.068% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.068% fail on Individual lamps
  • 1.2% fail on Suspension (68% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.47% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.47% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.34% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.27% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.068% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.14% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.14% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.14% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.068% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 0.47% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.34% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.27% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.068% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.14% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
  • 0.41% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.41% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.27% fail on Steering
    • 0.27% fail on Steering system
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.14% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.14% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.068% fail on Body condition
    • 0.068% fail on Seats
      • 0.068% fail on Drivers
  • 0.068% fail on Towbars
    • 0.068% fail on Towbar
  • 0.068% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.068% fail on Attachment
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