Renault Grand Espace MOT Results

Registered in 2006
52.5% pass rate
from 446 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Grand Espace is unusually good or bad.

  • 23% fail on Suspension (42% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 9.0% fail on Suspension arms (65% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 8.5% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.45% fail on Pins and bushes (83% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 8.1% fail on Springs (87% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 8.1% fail on Coil springs (88% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 7.8% fail on Coil spring (83% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Mounting
    • 7.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 4.5% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.67% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.45% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.45% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage
    • 3.8% fail on Shock absorbers (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Other suspension component (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Other suspension component
    • 0.22% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.22% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.22% fail on Sub-frame
  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.6% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.22% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.67% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.22% fail on Dipswitch
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.22% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.90% fail on Hazard warning (16 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Switch (16 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.67% fail on Horn
      • 0.22% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.45% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.45% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.45% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 7.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.22% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 3.1% fail on Service brake performance
        • 3.1% fail on Rbt
          • 2.7% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.67% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt
          • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.90% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.90% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.67% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.45% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.22% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 4.3% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 4.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.90% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 0.90% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.22% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.22% fail on Lever
    • 4.5% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Anti-lock braking system (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Electronic stability control (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 2.0% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.90% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.67% fail on Electronic parking brake (9 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.45% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.22% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.22% fail on Pedal
  • 10% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 8.5% fail on Steering linkage components (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 8.3% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.22% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.90% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.90% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.45% fail on Power steering
      • 0.22% fail on Operation
      • 0.22% fail on Other components
    • 0.45% fail on Steering play
      • 0.45% fail on Steering rack
  • 5.8% fail on Tyres
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.7% fail on Condition
    • 0.45% fail on Size/type
  • 4.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.3% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.4% fail on Compression ignition (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 1.3% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.22% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.22% fail on Particulate filter
        • 0.22% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
      • 0.90% fail on Spark ignition (79% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.90% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.67% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.67% fail on Engine oil leaks
  • 4.7% fail on Visibility
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers
    • 1.6% fail on Washers
    • 0.45% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.22% fail on Windscreen
      • 0.22% fail on Window
    • 0.22% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.22% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.22% fail on View to rear
      • 0.22% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.6% fail on Body, chassis, structure (51% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Transmission
      • 1.3% fail on Drive shafts
        • 1.3% fail on Joints
    • 0.90% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.45% fail on Doors
      • 0.45% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.45% fail on Door condition
    • 0.22% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.22% fail on System
    • 0.22% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.22% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.22% fail on Seats
      • 0.22% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.22% fail on Undertray
  • 2.9% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.2% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.45% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.45% fail on Condition
    • 0.22% fail on Airbags
      • 0.22% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.45% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.45% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.22% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.22% fail on Attachment

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