Renault Scenic MOT Results

Registered in 2003
47.9% pass rate
from 1,648 tests in 2020
(11% worse than other 2003 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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Scenic is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Brakes (22% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 9.6% fail on Brake performance (26% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 5.3% fail on Service brake performance (81% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 5.2% fail on Rbt (81% worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 4.3% fail on Service brake performance (79% worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 1.3% fail on Service brake imbalance (110% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Plate brake tester (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.12% fail on Service brake performance (8 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (2.9% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 4.0% fail on Rbt (sp) (6.4% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.061% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.061% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance (31% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt (29% worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 2.0% fail on Parking brake performance (45% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Plate brake tester (170% worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.061% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.061% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.061% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.061% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.2% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (27% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt (sp) (29% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.91% fail on Service brake imbalance (23% better than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.24% fail on Service brake performance (59% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.061% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.061% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.24% fail on Brake performance not tested (29% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Mechanical brake components (80% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Brake discs and drums (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 3.3% fail on Brake discs (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.2% fail on Brake linings and pads (54% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 3.2% fail on Brake pads (56% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (38% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on Cable (27% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.061% fail on Lever
        • 0.061% fail on Pivot
    • 4.9% fail on Rigid brake pipes (27% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (29% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Anti-lock braking system (54% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.85% fail on Parking brake control (71% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Electronic parking brake (63 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Lever (63% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Hydraulic systems (61% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Brake fluid (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (57% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Pedal (56% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Hand lever (59% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Flexible brake hoses (38% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Air and vacuum systems (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Servos (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Leaks
    • 0.12% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (43% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (7.6% better than other 2003 cars)
  • 17% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (4.0% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Headlamps (14% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Headlamp (8.0% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.061% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 4.4% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (66% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Stop lamp (35% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim (22% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp aim (24% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (5.3% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Direction indicators (7.9% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Flashing type (5.5% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Individual direction indicators (20% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on All direction indicators (190% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Side repeaters (61% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Semaphore
        • 0.061% fail on Arm
    • 1.1% fail on Hazard warning (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Switch (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Electrical equipment (16% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Battery(ies) (69% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Horn (21% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.79% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (43% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Rear fog lamp (43% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.79% fail on Rear fog lamp (42% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Position lamps (12% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Position lamp (18% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.061% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 15% fail on Suspension (12% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 7.5% fail on Suspension arms (25% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 6.8% fail on Ball joint (160% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Pins and bushes (80% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Ball joint dust cover (72% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Suspension arm (48% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (40% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (86% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (69% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Linkage ball joints (92% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Linkage
      • 0.061% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.061% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 2.7% fail on Springs (17% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Coil springs (16% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.7% fail on Coil spring (15% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers (1.8% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings (18% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Other suspension component (0.51% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Ball joint (18% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Other suspension component (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.30% fail on Axles (110% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (83% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Axle
      • 0.061% fail on Stub axle
    • 0.30% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (87% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Macpherson strut (30% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (110% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Suspension rods (65% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Suspension rod (17 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Sub-frames (75% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.061% fail on Ball joint
  • 13% fail on Visibility (69% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 8.8% fail on Washers (160% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Wipers (26% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on View to rear (1.6% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Mirrors (0.96% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Bonnet (10% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Condition of glass (22% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Windscreen (20% better than other 2003 cars)
  • 11% fail on Body, chassis, structure (14% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Transmission (93% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 6.4% fail on Drive shafts (95% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 6.3% fail on Joints (95% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.061% fail on Bearing housing
      • 0.24% fail on Prop shafts (31% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Joints (22% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.061% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.061% fail on Belts
    • 2.4% fail on Exhaust system (33% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Fuel system (19% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (18% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Pipe (51% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Hose
    • 0.42% fail on Doors (27% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Other passenger's door (21% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Door condition (40% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.061% fail on Catch
      • 0.12% fail on Driver's door (0.81% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Door condition (8.4% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.061% fail on Door condition
    • 0.30% fail on Body (15% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Other body component (74% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Panel
    • 0.30% fail on Seats (26% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Passenger's seat (190% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Boot lid (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Boot lid condition (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Integral vehicle structure (66% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (74% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.18% fail on Engine mounting (100% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Engine mounting condition (150% worse than other 2003 cars)
  • 8.1% fail on Tyres (20% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Tread depth (6.2% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Condition (34% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Size/type (37% worse than other 2003 cars)
  • 7.4% fail on Steering (65% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 6.1% fail on Steering linkage components (85% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Track rod end (84% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Ball joint (160% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Drag link end (93% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.67% fail on Steering gear (15% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Steering rack (12% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.67% fail on Power steering (100% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Other components (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Pipes and hoses (90% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Operation
      • 0.061% fail on Pump
    • 0.24% fail on Steering play (87% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Steering rack (100% worse than other 2003 cars)
  • 7.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (8.4% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 6.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (5.4% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 5.9% fail on Spark ignition (4.1% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 3.1% fail on Catalyst emissions (2.5% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (5.2% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.67% fail on Emissions not tested (32% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.061% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 1.2% fail on Compression ignition (11% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (46% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.30% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (68% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (100% worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Emission control equipment (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
          • 0.12% fail on Catalytic converter (5 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Emissions not tested (35% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 0.061% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.061% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
    • 0.24% fail on Fluid leaks (56% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Engine oil leaks (59% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.061% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.061% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 2.2% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (27% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Seat belts (22% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Condition (89% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.061% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.061% fail on Attachment
      • 0.061% fail on Requirements
    • 1.0% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (25% better than other 2003 cars)
  • 1.1% fail on Identification of the vehicle (27% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plates (28% worse than other 2003 cars)
  • 0.12% fail on Road Wheels (71% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Condition (11% worse than other 2003 cars)
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