Renault Megane

Registered in 2013
74.5% pass rate
from 8,763 tests in 2016
(69% worse than other 2013 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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Megane is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Suspension (10 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 9.9% fail on Drive shafts (73 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 9.8% fail on Front drive shafts (74 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 9.7% fail on Constant velocity joints (75 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.011% fail on Couplings
      • 0.11% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension (31 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Drive shafts (32 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.37% fail on Condition
    • 0.18% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.18% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.15% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.080% fail on Front
      • 0.068% fail on Rear
    • 0.10% fail on Front suspension joints (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.068% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.068% fail on Condition
    • 0.057% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.034% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.023% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.011% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.011% fail on Condition
  • 8.6% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (47% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.2% fail on Position lamps (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Front lamps (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.068% fail on All position lamps (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp (100% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamps (84% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp (98% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Switch
    • 0.92% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.35% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.35% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.30% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.046% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.011% fail on Tell tales
    • 0.18% fail on Rear reflectors (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Horn
    • 0.11% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.11% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.011% fail on Battery
    • 0.011% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.011% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.011% fail on Switch
  • 5.0% fail on Tyres (16% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Condition (37% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.057% fail on Size/type
    • 0.034% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.011% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 4.3% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.9% fail on Wipers
    • 0.83% fail on Washers
    • 0.52% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.14% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.1% fail on Brakes (43% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Hub components
      • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.24% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.057% fail on Brake calipers (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Brake performance (160% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Rear wheels (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.13% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.091% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.046% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.27% fail on Restricted movement (6 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on ABS (9 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Hydraulic systems (100% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Components (160% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Hoses (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.057% fail on Pipes (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.011% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.011% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.011% fail on Leaks
    • 0.057% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.057% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.057% fail on Pedal
        • 0.034% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.023% fail on Condition
    • 0.011% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.011% fail on Cable
  • 0.58% fail on Registration plates and VIN (51% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.58% fail on Registration plate (51% worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.31% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (120% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Doors (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.091% fail on Passengers front (6 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.011% fail on Drivers
    • 0.091% fail on Seats (180% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.080% fail on Drivers (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Passengers
    • 0.057% fail on Body condition
    • 0.023% fail on Body security
  • 0.26% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.17% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
    • 0.091% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.091% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.23% fail on Steering
    • 0.21% fail on Steering system
      • 0.13% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.046% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.011% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.011% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.011% fail on Other components
        • 0.011% fail on Steering component
    • 0.011% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.011% fail on Locking devices
  • 0.16% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.091% fail on Attachment
    • 0.057% fail on Condition
    • 0.011% fail on Halfshafts
  • 0.080% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (71% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.046% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.034% fail on System
      • 0.011% fail on Pipe
    • 0.023% fail on Exhaust system (85% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.011% fail on Emissions
 

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