Renault Espace MOT Results

Registered in 2000
52.1% pass rate
from 94 tests in 2020
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 2000 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Espace is unusually good or bad.

  • 22% fail on Suspension
    • 16% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 7.4% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (7 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Ball joint dust cover (9 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Ball joint
      • 2.1% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 1.1% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 6.4% fail on Springs
      • 6.4% fail on Coil springs
        • 6.4% fail on Coil spring
    • 5.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.1% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 2.1% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint
    • 2.1% fail on Wheel bearings
  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 7.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 5.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 4.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 4.3% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 3.2% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 3.2% fail on Battery(ies) (5 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
  • 19% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 8.5% fail on Transmission
      • 7.4% fail on Drive shafts
        • 7.4% fail on Joints
      • 1.1% fail on Prop shafts
        • 1.1% fail on Joints
    • 7.4% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.1% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.1% fail on Hose
      • 1.1% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 1.1% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.1% fail on Engine mounting
      • 1.1% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 1.1% fail on Doors
      • 1.1% fail on Driver's door
        • 1.1% fail on Door condition
    • 1.1% fail on Undertray
  • 18% fail on Brakes
    • 14% fail on Brake performance
      • 11% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (180% worse than other 2000 cars)
        • 11% fail on Rbt (sp) (200% worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.2% fail on Rbt
          • 2.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 1.1% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.1% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 2.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 2.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.1% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt
          • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 5.3% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.1% fail on Brake pads
    • 1.1% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 1.1% fail on Hand lever
    • 1.1% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 9.6% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 8.5% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 8.5% fail on Spark ignition
        • 8.5% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 1.1% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 1.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.1% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 8.5% fail on Steering
    • 4.3% fail on Steering gear (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Power steering
      • 1.1% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 1.1% fail on Pump
      • 1.1% fail on Other components
    • 2.1% fail on Steering play (15 times worse than other 2000 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Steering rack (18 times worse than other 2000 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end
  • 8.5% fail on Visibility
    • 6.4% fail on Washers
    • 5.3% fail on Wipers
    • 1.1% fail on Bonnet
    • 1.1% fail on View to rear
      • 1.1% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.2% fail on Tyres
    • 2.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on Size/type
  • 2.1% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.1% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 1.1% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.1% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.1% fail on Attachment

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