Renault Megane MOT Results

Registered in 1996
62.3% pass rate
from 53 tests in 2020
(1.3% better than other 1996 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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Megane is unusually good or bad.

  • 15% fail on Suspension (17% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Wheel bearings (150% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Shock absorbers (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (20% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Springs
      • 1.9% fail on Coil springs
        • 1.9% fail on Coil spring
    • 1.9% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.9% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 13% fail on Brakes (15% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Brake performance (17% better than other 1996 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (34% worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 3.8% fail on Rbt (sp) (39% worse than other 1996 cars)
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.9% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.9% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 3.8% fail on Load sensing valves (23 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 1.9% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 1.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.9% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.9% fail on Brake pads
  • 9.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (27% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 9.4% fail on Exhaust emissions (38% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 9.4% fail on Spark ignition (53% worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 9.4% fail on Catalyst emissions (90% worse than other 1996 cars)
  • 7.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (110% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 7.5% fail on Seat belts (140% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 7.5% fail on Prescribed areas (200% worse than other 1996 cars)
  • 5.7% fail on Visibility (17% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Washers (84% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Wipers
  • 3.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure (64% better than other 1996 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Exhaust system (15% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Chassis
      • 1.9% fail on Chassis condition
    • 1.9% fail on Body
      • 1.9% fail on Body condition
  • 3.8% fail on Tyres (5.0% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Tread depth (99% worse than other 1996 cars)
  • 1.9% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 1.9% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.9% fail on Horn

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