Renault Captur MOT Results

Registered in 2014
76.6% pass rate
from 18,991 tests in 2020
(27% worse than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Captur is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure (9 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 9.7% fail on Transmission (23 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 9.5% fail on Drive shafts (23 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 9.4% fail on Joints (24 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.021% fail on Flexible couplings (21 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.011% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.28% fail on Prop shafts (14 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Joints (20 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.053% fail on Body
      • 0.042% fail on Other body component
      • 0.011% fail on Panel
    • 0.037% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.032% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.011% fail on Tank
      • 0.011% fail on System
      • 0.0053% fail on Pipe
      • 0.0053% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.016% fail on Doors (74% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.011% fail on Door condition
      • 0.0053% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.0053% fail on Door condition
    • 0.016% fail on Seats
      • 0.011% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.0053% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.011% fail on Exhaust system (96% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0053% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.0053% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.0053% fail on Undertray
  • 4.8% fail on Tyres
    • 3.1% fail on Tread depth (25% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Condition (13% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.026% fail on Size/type
    • 0.016% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 4.2% fail on Suspension (84% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (8 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Linkage ball joints (17 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint (16 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.063% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.032% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Linkage
    • 1.9% fail on Suspension arms (180% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.090% fail on Pins and bushes (71% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.0053% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.16% fail on Shock absorbers (60% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Other suspension component (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Springs (86% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Coil springs (86% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Coil spring (86% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.058% fail on Wheel bearings (55% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.021% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.011% fail on Sub-frame (7 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (15 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.016% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.011% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0053% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.011% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (8 times worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 3.7% fail on Visibility (11% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers (20% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Washers (17% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.042% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.042% fail on View to rear
      • 0.042% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.021% fail on Condition of glass (69% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Windscreen (68% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 3.5% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (38% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.016% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (85% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (29% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Headlamps (62% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Headlamp (60% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0053% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.22% fail on Direction indicators (45% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Flashing type (47% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Side repeaters (61% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.095% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.0053% fail on All direction indicators
      • 0.0053% fail on Semaphore
        • 0.0053% fail on Arm
    • 0.22% fail on Reversing lamps (170% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Reversing lamps (170% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0053% fail on Reversing lamp switch
    • 0.17% fail on Stop lamp (85% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Position lamps (70% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Position lamp (71% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.12% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (42% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Rear fog lamp (41% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Rear fog lamp (43% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.011% fail on Switch
    • 0.016% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.016% fail on Electrical equipment (90% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Horn (91% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0053% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.0053% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.0053% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 3.0% fail on Brakes (16% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (16% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Brake linings and pads (16% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Brake pads (16% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.52% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.52% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.75% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.48% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.46% fail on Rbt
          • 0.35% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.13% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.016% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.011% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.0053% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.15% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.14% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.12% fail on Service brake imbalance (99% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.026% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.0053% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.0053% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.15% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (46% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Rbt (sp) (43% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.090% fail on Rbt
          • 0.084% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.0053% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.016% fail on Plate brake tester (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.011% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance) (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.0053% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.021% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.12% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.074% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.047% fail on Pedal
    • 0.074% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.074% fail on Lever
    • 0.058% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.032% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.021% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.0053% fail on Valves
    • 0.042% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.026% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (73% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.016% fail on Electronic stability control (73% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.021% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.0053% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.0053% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 0.24% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (74% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Exhaust emissions (75% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Compression ignition (70% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.079% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (67% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.042% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (75% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0053% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.0053% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.0053% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.079% fail on Spark ignition (82% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.047% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (82% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.032% fail on Catalyst emissions (79% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.011% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.011% fail on Undertray
    • 0.011% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.0053% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.0053% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.12% fail on Identification of the vehicle (48% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Registration plates (47% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.11% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (65% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.079% fail on Seat belts (52% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.074% fail on Condition (52% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0053% fail on Requirements
    • 0.032% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (78% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.095% fail on Road Wheels (54% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.079% fail on Attachment (48% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.016% fail on Condition
  • 0.074% fail on Steering (78% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.037% fail on Steering linkage components (86% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Track rod end (86% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0053% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.026% fail on Steering play (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.0053% fail on Steering box
    • 0.011% fail on Steering column
    • 0.0053% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.0053% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.011% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.011% fail on Belt(s)/padding
Read the Honest John Review

  • Renault Captur (2013 - 2019)
    Well priced, with good equipment levels. Compact dimensions but with SUV driving position. Car-like handling. Child-friendly removable, washable seat covers. Interior and engine power improved from 2018 facelift.

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