Renault Megane MOT Results

Registered in 2013
68.6% pass rate
from 7,213 tests in 2017
(86% 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.

  • 16% fail on Suspension (8 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 15% fail on Drive shafts (66 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 15% fail on Front drive shafts (67 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 15% fail on Constant velocity joints (67 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.083% fail on Couplings (52 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension (29 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.097% fail on Drive shafts (29 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.60% fail on Condition
    • 0.47% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.47% fail on Condition
    • 0.33% fail on Anti-roll bars (170% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (180% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.014% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.32% fail on Wheel bearings (190% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Front (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.083% fail on Rear
    • 0.26% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.24% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.028% fail on Attachment
    • 0.042% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.042% fail on Condition
    • 0.042% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.014% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.014% fail on Condition
    • 0.014% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.014% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 10% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (59% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Stop lamp (200% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim (25% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps (96% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Headlamp (110% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.028% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
        • 0.014% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 2.0% fail on Position lamps (100% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Front lamps (110% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.055% fail on All position lamps (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.87% fail on Registration plate lamp (32% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.43% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.40% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.028% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.014% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.21% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.21% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.014% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.014% fail on Switch
    • 0.14% fail on Horn
    • 0.097% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.083% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 6.3% fail on Driver's view of the road (48% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Wipers (79% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.83% fail on Washers
    • 0.25% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.055% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.7% fail on Brakes (68% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Brake performance (190% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Rear wheels (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.12% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.055% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.042% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.028% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.014% fail on Brake operation
    • 2.0% fail on Hub components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.43% fail on Brake discs (98% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.42% fail on Restricted movement (8 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on ABS (8 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Service brake control components (150% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Pedal (150% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.014% fail on Condition
    • 0.11% fail on Electronic stability system (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.097% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.055% fail on Components
        • 0.028% fail on Pipes
        • 0.014% fail on Hoses
        • 0.014% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.042% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.014% fail on Leaks
    • 0.042% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.028% fail on Condition (79% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.014% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.014% fail on Warning
  • 4.7% fail on Tyres
    • 2.9% fail on Condition
    • 2.0% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.15% fail on Size/type
    • 0.028% fail on Valve stem
  • 0.33% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.33% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.29% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.19% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
      • 0.028% fail on Requirements
    • 0.097% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.097% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.21% fail on Steering
    • 0.19% fail on Steering system
      • 0.15% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.028% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.014% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.014% fail on Steering control
      • 0.014% fail on Steering column
  • 0.17% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.11% fail on Condition
    • 0.055% fail on Attachment
  • 0.15% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.083% fail on Seats (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on Drivers (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Passengers
    • 0.055% fail on Body condition
    • 0.028% fail on Doors
      • 0.028% fail on Passengers front
  • 0.14% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (67% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.042% fail on Exhaust system (83% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.042% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.014% fail on Tank
      • 0.014% fail on Pipe
      • 0.014% fail on System
    • 0.028% fail on Emissions
    • 0.028% fail on Emissions not tested