Renault Grand Espace MOT Results

Registered in 2011
59.6% pass rate
from 277 tests in 2020
(40% worse than other 2011 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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Grand Espace is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Suspension (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 12% fail on Springs (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 12% fail on Coil springs (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 12% fail on Coil spring (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Leaf springs
        • 0.36% fail on Spring saddle
    • 3.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.9% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.72% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 2.2% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.72% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.36% fail on Wheel bearings
  • 14% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.72% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (9 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.72% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.72% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.36% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.36% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.72% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.72% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.72% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.36% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.36% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.36% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.36% fail on Horn
  • 13% fail on Steering (9 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 12% fail on Steering linkage components (11 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 12% fail on Track rod end (12 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Steering play (18 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.72% fail on Steering rack (18 times worse than other 2011 cars)
  • 10% fail on Brakes (68% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 3.2% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 3.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.5% fail on Brake discs and drums (180% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 2.5% fail on Brake discs (180% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.8% fail on Rbt
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.36% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.36% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.36% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.36% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.36% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.36% fail on Rbt
          • 0.36% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.36% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.36% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 1.1% fail on Hydraulic systems (13 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake fluid (16 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.72% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.72% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.72% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.72% fail on Electronic parking brake (16 times worse than other 2011 cars)
  • 6.9% fail on Tyres
    • 5.4% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth
  • 5.4% fail on Visibility
    • 2.2% fail on Washers
    • 1.8% fail on Wipers
    • 1.1% fail on Condition of glass (12 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Windscreen (12 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on View to rear (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.36% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.36% fail on Bonnet
  • 2.9% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
  • 2.5% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 1.1% fail on Transmission
      • 1.1% fail on Drive shafts
        • 1.1% fail on Joints
    • 0.72% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.36% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.36% fail on Doors
      • 0.36% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.36% fail on Door condition
      • 0.36% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.36% fail on Door condition
      • 0.36% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.36% fail on Door condition
  • 1.1% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plates
  • 1.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.72% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.72% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.36% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.36% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.36% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.36% fail on Engine oil leaks

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