Renault Captur MOT Results

Registered in 2016
87.3% pass rate
from 25,111 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 2016 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Captur is unusually good or bad.

  • 4.0% fail on Tyres (13% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Tread depth (37% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 0.028% fail on Size/type
    • 0.028% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 4.0% fail on Visibility (40% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Wipers (69% worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Washers
    • 0.056% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.020% fail on Condition of glass (76% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Windscreen (76% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.0080% fail on View to rear (82% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0080% fail on Mirrors (81% better than other 2016 cars)
  • 3.4% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim (40% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Headlamp aim (41% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.31% fail on Headlamps (38% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Headlamp (26% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0040% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.16% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (43% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Stop lamp (66% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.10% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.10% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.0040% fail on Switch
    • 0.088% fail on Direction indicators (72% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on Flashing type (72% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.052% fail on Side repeaters (80% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.032% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.0040% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.068% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.068% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.048% fail on Position lamps (73% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Position lamp (74% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0040% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.036% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.032% fail on Horn
      • 0.0040% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.024% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.0080% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.0080% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
      • 0.0040% fail on Main beam tell-tale
  • 1.7% fail on Brakes (14% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (24% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake linings and pads (19% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Brake pads (19% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.0040% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.18% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.18% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.0040% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.0040% fail on Linkage
    • 0.49% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.34% fail on Service brake performance (44% worse than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.33% fail on Rbt (46% worse than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.25% fail on Service brake performance (45% worse than other 2016 cars)
          • 0.092% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.0040% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.0040% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.084% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.084% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.052% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.052% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.036% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.016% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.052% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.052% fail on Rbt
          • 0.040% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.012% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.0080% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.084% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.064% fail on Pedal
      • 0.020% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.076% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.076% fail on Lever
    • 0.032% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.024% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.0080% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.032% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.028% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.016% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.012% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.0080% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.0080% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.0040% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 0.68% fail on Suspension
    • 0.33% fail on Anti-roll bars (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Linkage ball joints (4 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Linkage
      • 0.012% fail on Pins and bushes (4 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.0040% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.17% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint (130% worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0080% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.14% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.032% fail on Springs (78% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Coil springs (78% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.028% fail on Coil spring (81% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.0040% fail on Mounting
    • 0.012% fail on Wheel bearings (77% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.012% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0080% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0040% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.0080% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.0040% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0040% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 0.19% fail on Body, chassis, structure (32% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.048% fail on Body
      • 0.032% fail on Other body component
      • 0.016% fail on Panel
    • 0.036% fail on Seats
      • 0.036% fail on Driver's seat (2 times worse than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.032% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.032% fail on Transmission (58% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.032% fail on Joints
    • 0.024% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.016% fail on System (3 times worse than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0040% fail on Hose
      • 0.0040% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.020% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.0080% fail on Doors
      • 0.0040% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.0040% fail on Door condition
      • 0.0040% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.0040% fail on Door condition
  • 0.17% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.17% fail on Registration plates
    • 0.0040% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.15% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (61% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Exhaust emissions (58% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.080% fail on Spark ignition (58% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.048% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (60% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.036% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.016% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.072% fail on Compression ignition (59% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.028% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (76% better than other 2016 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.020% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.0040% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0040% fail on Particulate filter
        • 0.0040% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
  • 0.076% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (70% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.068% fail on Seat belts (58% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Condition (61% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.0080% fail on Requirements
    • 0.0080% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (91% better than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.072% fail on Road Wheels (50% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.036% fail on Condition
    • 0.036% fail on Attachment (60% better than other 2016 cars)
  • 0.028% fail on Steering (78% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.020% fail on Steering linkage components (78% better than other 2016 cars)
      • 0.020% fail on Track rod end (75% better than other 2016 cars)
    • 0.0040% fail on Steering column
    • 0.0040% fail on Steering play
      • 0.0040% fail on Steering rack
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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