Renault Megane MOT Results

Registered in 2015
73.8% pass rate
from 7,163 tests in 2020
(71% worse than other 2015 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 2015 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Megane is unusually good or bad.

  • 9.6% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (140% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.3% fail on Stop lamp (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim (56% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp aim (38% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (6 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.82% fail on Position lamps (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.80% fail on Position lamp (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.45% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.34% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.34% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.29% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.042% fail on Individual direction indicators
    • 0.22% fail on Electrical equipment (110% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Horn (180% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.098% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.098% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.098% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.056% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.028% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.028% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.014% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.014% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 5.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (9 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Transmission (29 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Drive shafts (30 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 4.9% fail on Joints (31 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.098% fail on Prop shafts (8 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.098% fail on Joints (12 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.098% fail on Body (190% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Other body component (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Panel
    • 0.084% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.084% fail on Doors
      • 0.056% fail on Front passenger's door (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.042% fail on Door condition
        • 0.014% fail on Hinge
      • 0.014% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.014% fail on Door condition
      • 0.014% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.014% fail on Catch
    • 0.042% fail on Seats
      • 0.028% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.014% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.014% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.014% fail on Tank
    • 0.014% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.014% fail on Undertray
  • 5.2% fail on Visibility (34% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Wipers (48% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Washers
    • 0.098% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.070% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.070% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.056% fail on View to rear
      • 0.042% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.014% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.028% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.6% fail on Tyres (22% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Tread depth (29% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.098% fail on Size/type
    • 0.098% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 4.6% fail on Brakes (70% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.8% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.042% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.82% fail on Brake discs and drums (140% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.82% fail on Brake discs (140% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on Cable (6 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Rod
        • 0.014% fail on Lever
    • 2.1% fail on Brake performance (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
          • 1.8% fail on Service brake performance (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.24% fail on Service brake imbalance (190% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.014% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.21% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.17% fail on Service brake imbalance (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.056% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.17% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.17% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.042% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.042% fail on Rbt
          • 0.042% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.38% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Anti-lock braking system (10 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.11% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.098% fail on Pedal
      • 0.014% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.056% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.042% fail on Reservoirs (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.042% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.042% fail on Lever
    • 0.028% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.014% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 2.5% fail on Suspension (87% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.39% fail on Ball joint (100% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.028% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.35% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Linkage ball joints (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.028% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.29% fail on Wheel bearings (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Springs (69% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Coil springs (69% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Coil spring (68% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.084% fail on Other suspension component (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.084% fail on Ball joint (6 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.014% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.014% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 0.61% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 0.60% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 0.49% fail on Compression ignition (69% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (200% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.042% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
        • 0.028% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.11% fail on Spark ignition (64% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.098% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.028% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 0.014% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.014% fail on Transmission oil leaks
  • 0.39% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.25% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.24% fail on Condition
      • 0.014% fail on Pre-tensioners
    • 0.14% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.29% fail on Steering
    • 0.27% fail on Steering linkage components (95% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Track rod end (96% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.014% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.014% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.014% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.014% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.014% fail on Steering play
      • 0.014% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.25% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.25% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.21% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.14% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.070% fail on Attachment

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