Renault Espace MOT Results

Registered in 2007
46.4% pass rate
from 729 tests in 2017
(35% worse than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Espace is unusually good or bad.

  • 29% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (41% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 9.1% fail on Headlamp aim (86% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 8.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (52% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.3% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.82% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.14% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.2% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.1% fail on Headlamps (54% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.41% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.14% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.0% fail on Direction indicators (64% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Flashing type (64% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 3.3% fail on Individual lamps (95% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.69% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.2% fail on Hazard warning (26 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Switch (38 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Lamp (13 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.96% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.27% fail on Tell tale (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.69% fail on Battery
    • 0.41% fail on Horn
    • 0.41% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.14% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.14% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 28% fail on Suspension (89% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 12% fail on Coil springs (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 12% fail on Condition (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Location
    • 7.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 6.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
      • 0.14% fail on Attachment
      • 0.14% fail on Linkage condition
    • 6.3% fail on Suspension arms (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Drive shafts
      • 3.6% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 3.6% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 3.3% fail on Front suspension joints (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Shock absorbers (83% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Condition (83% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.82% fail on Front
      • 0.27% fail on Rear
    • 0.27% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.27% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.14% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.14% fail on Subframe mounting
  • 16% fail on Brakes (69% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 8.1% fail on Brake performance (87% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Rear wheels (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Parking brake performance (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.41% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.14% fail on Gradient hand brake
      • 0.14% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.9% fail on Hub components (81% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Brake pads (93% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.69% fail on Brake calipers (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.2% fail on Components
        • 0.69% fail on Pipes
        • 0.27% fail on Cylinders (18 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Hoses
      • 0.69% fail on Leaks (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on ABS (160% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.2% fail on Electronic parking brake (18 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Condition
    • 0.82% fail on Electronic stability system (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.82% fail on Restricted movement (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.14% fail on Pedal
        • 0.14% fail on Condition
  • 10% fail on Steering (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 9.5% fail on Steering system (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 8.0% fail on Track rod end (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.41% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.27% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.14% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.27% fail on Steering operation (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Power steering
      • 0.27% fail on Operation
    • 0.14% fail on Steering control
      • 0.14% fail on Steering lock
  • 9.7% fail on Tyres
    • 5.2% fail on Condition
    • 4.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.27% fail on Size/type
    • 0.14% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 6.7% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.2% fail on Wipers
    • 2.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.69% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.69% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.27% fail on Bonnet
  • 1.8% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.4% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.4% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.41% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.41% fail on Condition
  • 0.82% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.41% fail on Seats
      • 0.41% fail on Passengers (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.14% fail on Body condition
    • 0.14% fail on Doors
      • 0.14% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.14% fail on Spare wheel
  • 0.82% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.82% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.69% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (81% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Exhaust system (87% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.14% fail on Emissions
  • 0.41% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.41% fail on Attachment
  • 0.14% fail on Towbars
    • 0.14% fail on Towbar
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