Renault Espace MOT Results

Registered in 2004
51.8% pass rate
from 840 tests in 2017
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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Espace is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 7.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.2% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.95% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.12% fail on All position lamps
    • 6.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.8% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.24% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.12% fail on Headlamp levelling device
        • 0.12% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.12% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.12% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.12% fail on Dipswitch
    • 3.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.6% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.48% fail on All direction indicators
    • 3.0% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Hazard warning (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Switch (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Lamp (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.71% fail on Horn
    • 0.60% fail on Electrical wiring (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.60% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.24% fail on Trailer electrical socket (8 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 23% fail on Suspension
    • 8.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 6.5% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (51% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.24% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.12% fail on Condition
    • 6.4% fail on Coil springs
      • 6.3% fail on Condition
      • 0.24% fail on Location
    • 5.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 4.6% fail on Drive shafts
      • 4.6% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 4.6% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 1.3% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.95% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.95% fail on Condition
    • 0.60% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.36% fail on Front
      • 0.24% fail on Rear
    • 0.24% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.24% fail on Condition
    • 0.12% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.12% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.12% fail on Panhard rods
      • 0.12% fail on Condition
    • 0.12% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.12% fail on Component mounting
  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 8.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.5% fail on Rear wheels (49% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.5% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.71% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.60% fail on Service brake performance
    • 4.8% fail on Hub components
      • 4.0% fail on Brake pads (58% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.36% fail on Brake calipers
    • 3.9% fail on ABS (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Hydraulic systems (40% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Components (43% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Pipes
        • 0.60% fail on Hoses
        • 0.12% fail on Pump
      • 0.24% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.12% fail on Operation
      • 0.12% fail on Leaks
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.1% fail on Electronic parking brake (30 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.36% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.12% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.12% fail on Pedal
        • 0.12% fail on Anti-slip
  • 10% fail on Tyres
    • 6.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.95% fail on Size/type (190% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.12% fail on Valve stem
  • 9.5% fail on Steering (95% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 8.8% fail on Steering system (100% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 7.1% fail on Track rod end (130% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.36% fail on Free play
        • 0.36% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.36% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.24% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.48% fail on Steering control (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Steering lock (25 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Power steering
      • 0.24% fail on Operation
    • 0.12% fail on Locking devices
  • 5.2% fail on Driver's view of the road (40% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Wipers
    • 1.9% fail on Washers (46% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.12% fail on Windscreen
  • 4.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (34% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust system (47% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Emissions
    • 0.48% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.36% fail on System
      • 0.12% fail on Hose
    • 0.24% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 1.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.95% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.60% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.36% fail on Drivers airbag
    • 0.71% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.60% fail on Condition
      • 0.12% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.5% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.71% fail on Body condition
    • 0.48% fail on Doors
      • 0.48% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.36% fail on Seats
      • 0.24% fail on Passengers
      • 0.12% fail on Drivers
    • 0.24% fail on Spare wheel (7 times worse than other 2004 cars)
  • 0.24% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.24% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.12% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.12% fail on Attachment
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