Renault Espace MOT Results

Registered in 2010
53.6% pass rate
from 181 tests in 2020
(30% worse than other 2010 cars)
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 2010 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Espace is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Suspension (84% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 9.4% fail on Springs (150% worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 9.4% fail on Coil springs (150% worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 9.4% fail on Coil spring (150% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 6.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 6.6% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.8% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 2.2% fail on Ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.55% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.55% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.1% fail on Other suspension component
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint (8 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 15% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 7.7% fail on Stop lamp (160% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.55% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.7% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.7% fail on Hazard warning (45 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Switch (45 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.55% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.55% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
    • 0.55% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.55% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.55% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.55% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.55% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.55% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.55% fail on Battery(ies)
  • 13% fail on Brakes (78% worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.9% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 3.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.7% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.7% fail on Brake discs
    • 3.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.8% fail on Parking brake performance (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Rbt (3 times worse than other 2010 cars)
          • 2.8% fail on Parking brake performance (4 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.1% fail on Rbt
          • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
    • 1.7% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.7% fail on Anti-lock braking system (4 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic systems (9 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake fluid (12 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.55% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.55% fail on Electronic parking brake
  • 9.9% fail on Steering (4 times worse than other 2010 cars)
    • 9.9% fail on Steering linkage components (5 times worse than other 2010 cars)
      • 9.9% fail on Track rod end (6 times worse than other 2010 cars)
  • 6.6% fail on Visibility
    • 3.3% fail on Washers
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers
    • 0.55% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.55% fail on Bonnet
  • 5.0% fail on Tyres
    • 4.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.1% fail on Condition
  • 3.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.3% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.8% fail on Compression ignition
        • 2.8% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (5 times worse than other 2010 cars)
        • 0.55% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
      • 0.55% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.55% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 2.2% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 1.7% fail on Transmission
      • 1.7% fail on Drive shafts
        • 1.7% fail on Joints
    • 0.55% fail on Body
      • 0.55% fail on Other body component
    • 0.55% fail on Seats
      • 0.55% fail on Driver's seat
  • 1.7% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 1.1% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.55% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.55% fail on Registration plates
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