Renault Grand Espace MOT Results

Registered in 2007
47.1% pass rate
from 784 tests in 2020
(26% 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 Grand Espace is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Suspension (62% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 8.8% fail on Springs (86% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 8.8% fail on Coil springs (86% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 8.8% fail on Coil spring (87% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 8.2% fail on Suspension arms (73% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 7.3% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Pins and bushes (71% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 7.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (65% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint dust cover (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.38% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.26% fail on Anti-roll bar (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Linkage
      • 0.13% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 2.7% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.38% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.38% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.26% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.13% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.13% fail on Macpherson strut
    • 0.13% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.13% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.13% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.64% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 4.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.8% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.13% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.38% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.8% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.77% fail on Hazard warning (21 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Switch (21 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.26% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.26% fail on Horn
      • 0.13% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.13% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.13% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.13% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 16% fail on Brakes (50% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.7% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 3.7% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 2.7% fail on Parking brake performance (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.7% fail on Rbt (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 2.4% fail on Parking brake performance (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.26% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 2.6% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.6% fail on Rbt
          • 2.6% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.26% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.26% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.26% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.13% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (69% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (73% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 4.5% fail on Brake pads (74% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Brake discs and drums (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 2.8% fail on Brake discs (120% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.13% fail on Cable
    • 3.4% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Anti-lock braking system (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Electronic stability control (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (9 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Parking brake control
      • 1.0% fail on Electronic parking brake (12 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.38% fail on Pedal
    • 0.38% fail on Rigid brake pipes (76% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.26% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.13% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 12% fail on Steering (3 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 11% fail on Steering linkage components (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 11% fail on Track rod end (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.13% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.38% fail on Power steering
      • 0.13% fail on Operation
      • 0.13% fail on Rams
      • 0.13% fail on Other components
    • 0.38% fail on Steering play
      • 0.38% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.26% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.26% fail on Steering rack
  • 9.9% fail on Tyres (38% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.6% fail on Condition
    • 0.38% fail on Size/type
  • 6.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.3% fail on Transmission
      • 4.3% fail on Drive shafts (63% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 4.3% fail on Joints (65% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.89% fail on Seats (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Driver's seat (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Passenger's seat (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Doors
      • 0.51% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.51% fail on Door condition
      • 0.13% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
    • 0.51% fail on Exhaust system (78% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Engine mounting (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Engine mounting condition (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.13% fail on Pipe
      • 0.13% fail on System
    • 0.26% fail on Bumpers
  • 5.5% fail on Visibility
    • 3.1% fail on Wipers
    • 1.9% fail on Washers
    • 0.38% fail on View to rear
      • 0.38% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.13% fail on Driver's view
  • 4.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.2% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 2.9% fail on Compression ignition (86% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.89% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.26% fail on Emission control equipment (8 times worse than other 2007 cars)
          • 0.13% fail on Particulate filter
          • 0.13% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.26% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.4% fail on Spark ignition (61% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.26% fail on Catalyst emissions (85% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.13% fail on Undertray
  • 2.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.7% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.51% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.51% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Airbags
      • 0.13% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.38% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.26% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment
  • 0.26% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.26% fail on Registration plates

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