Renault Megane MOT Results

Registered in 1996
49.2% pass rate
from 128 tests in 2017
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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Megane is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Suspension
    • 15% fail on Prescribed areas (120% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 12% fail on Component mounting (120% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Subframe mounting (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Wheel bearings (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Rear (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Front
    • 6.3% fail on Drive shafts
      • 6.3% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 6.3% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 2.3% fail on Coil springs
      • 2.3% fail on Condition
    • 1.6% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.6% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.6% fail on Condition
    • 0.78% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.78% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.78% fail on Panhard rods
      • 0.78% fail on Condition
    • 0.78% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.78% fail on Attachment
  • 23% fail on Brakes
    • 13% fail on Hydraulic systems (120% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 13% fail on Components (140% worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 9.4% fail on Valves (25 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 3.1% fail on Pipes
        • 2.3% fail on Hoses
    • 12% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 4.7% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.3% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 1.6% fail on Hub components
      • 0.78% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.78% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.78% fail on Restricted movement
  • 17% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 5.5% fail on Rear lamps (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Front lamps
    • 5.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.3% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.3% fail on Individual lamps
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp
  • 16% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 7.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 7.8% fail on Emissions
    • 2.3% fail on Fuel system
      • 2.3% fail on System (6 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.78% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 11% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.0% fail on Washers
    • 3.9% fail on Wipers
    • 0.78% fail on Windscreen
  • 3.9% fail on Tyres
    • 2.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.6% fail on Condition
  • 3.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.78% fail on Condition
  • 3.9% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.3% fail on Body condition
    • 0.78% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.78% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.78% fail on Chassis
  • 2.3% fail on Steering
    • 1.6% fail on Steering system
      • 0.78% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.78% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.78% fail on Power steering
      • 0.78% fail on Other components
  • 0.78% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.78% fail on Attachment
  • 0.78% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.78% fail on Registration plate
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