Renault Grand Espace MOT Results

Registered in 2006
49.4% pass rate
from 498 tests in 2017
(20% worse than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Grand Espace is unusually good or bad.

  • 24% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.0% fail on Headlamp
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest (44 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Headlamp levelling device (51 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (60 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (17 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (22 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.2% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.20% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.20% fail on Rear lamps
    • 2.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.0% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.20% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.8% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Hazard warning (20 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Switch (28 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Lamp (12 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Horn
    • 0.20% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.20% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.20% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.20% fail on Tell tale
  • 24% fail on Suspension (47% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 11% fail on Coil springs (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 11% fail on Condition (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Anti-roll bars (72% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.6% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (72% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.40% fail on Condition (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Linkage condition
    • 5.4% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 2.8% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.8% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.6% fail on Constant velocity joints
        • 0.20% fail on Couplings
    • 2.4% fail on Front suspension joints (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.4% fail on Condition
    • 0.40% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.40% fail on Rear
    • 0.20% fail on General condition
    • 0.20% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.20% fail on Attachment
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 5.8% fail on Hub components (75% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.2% fail on Brake discs (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Brake calipers
    • 4.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.6% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.8% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.80% fail on Front wheels
    • 2.2% fail on ABS (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 1.8% fail on Components
        • 1.4% fail on Pipes
        • 0.40% fail on Hoses
      • 0.20% fail on Leaks
    • 0.80% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.80% fail on Electronic parking brake (13 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.40% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.40% fail on Pedal
        • 0.40% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.20% fail on Electronic stability system
  • 10% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 9.8% fail on Steering system (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 8.0% fail on Track rod end (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.60% fail on Free play (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.60% fail on Steering rack (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.20% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.20% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.40% fail on Steering control (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Steering lock (24 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Locking devices
  • 9.0% fail on Tyres
    • 4.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.80% fail on Size/type
  • 5.6% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.4% fail on Washers
    • 2.2% fail on Wipers
    • 0.80% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.20% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.8% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.8% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.40% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.40% fail on Condition
  • 2.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (54% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.60% fail on Emissions
    • 0.20% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.20% fail on Tank
    • 0.20% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.80% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.80% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.40% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.40% fail on Attachment
  • 0.40% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.40% fail on Seats
      • 0.40% fail on Passengers (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)

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