Renault Scenic MOT Results

Registered in 2004
43.4% pass rate
from 5,597 tests in 2020
(20% worse than other 2004 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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Scenic is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (40% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 11% fail on Headlamps (92% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 10% fail on Headlamp (97% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.089% fail on Dipswitch (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Matched pair
    • 8.8% fail on Stop lamp (74% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.3% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.75% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (83% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Position lamps (43% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Position lamp (42% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.9% fail on Direction indicators (39% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Flashing type (38% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 3.5% fail on Individual direction indicators (98% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.11% fail on Side repeaters (89% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Semaphore
        • 0.018% fail on Arm
    • 3.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (30% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.88% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.70% fail on Battery(ies) (100% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Electrical wiring (160% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Horn
    • 0.18% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Main beam tell-tale (11 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
    • 0.089% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.054% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.054% fail on Switch
    • 0.018% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.018% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 24% fail on Suspension (33% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 10% fail on Springs (170% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 10% fail on Coil springs (170% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 10% fail on Coil spring (170% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.018% fail on Mounting
    • 10% fail on Suspension arms (66% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 8.6% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins and bushes (50% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.13% fail on Suspension arm (63% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.4% fail on Anti-roll bars (45% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.98% fail on Linkage ball joints (50% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Ball joint dust cover (41% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.20% fail on Linkage (58% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.018% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.018% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.018% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.018% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 2.6% fail on Shock absorbers (71% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.63% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.52% fail on Ball joint (85% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.036% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.036% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.48% fail on Macpherson strut (98% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.071% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.14% fail on Sub-frames (69% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.036% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.018% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.018% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.11% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (94% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.036% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.036% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.018% fail on Axles
      • 0.018% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
  • 19% fail on Brakes (31% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 8.6% fail on Brake performance (13% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 4.6% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 3.9% fail on Service brake performance (31% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 3.9% fail on Rbt (34% worse than other 2004 cars)
          • 3.6% fail on Service brake performance (50% worse than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.32% fail on Service brake imbalance (51% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Parking brake performance (36% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt (37% worse than other 2004 cars)
          • 2.3% fail on Parking brake performance (46% worse than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.11% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.036% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.036% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.036% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.036% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.036% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.63% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (41% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.61% fail on Rbt (sp) (41% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.45% fail on Service brake imbalance (44% better than other 2004 cars)
          • 0.18% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.018% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.018% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.29% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (90% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Brake linings and pads (98% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 4.9% fail on Brake pads (99% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.018% fail on Brake linings
      • 2.7% fail on Brake discs and drums (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.7% fail on Brake discs (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.16% fail on Cable
        • 0.054% fail on Lever
        • 0.018% fail on Linkage
        • 0.018% fail on Relay lever
        • 0.018% fail on Pivot
        • 0.018% fail on Brake slack adjuster
    • 4.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes (19% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Parking brake control (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Electronic parking brake (83 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Lever (48% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (77% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Anti-lock braking system (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Electronic braking system (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Electronic stability control (85% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.30% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers (97% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (54% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Pedal
      • 0.089% fail on Hand lever (70% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.18% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.018% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.18% fail on Flexible brake hoses (53% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.054% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.054% fail on Other components
  • 13% fail on Visibility (58% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 7.3% fail on Washers (99% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Wipers (31% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on View to rear
      • 0.39% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.23% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.23% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.23% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.23% fail on Windscreen
  • 13% fail on Body, chassis, structure (37% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Transmission (81% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Drive shafts (85% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 6.5% fail on Joints (87% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.018% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.18% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.18% fail on Joints
      • 0.018% fail on Belts
    • 5.0% fail on Exhaust system (44% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Engine mounting (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Engine mounting condition (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Bracket (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.36% fail on Seats
      • 0.29% fail on Passenger's seat (160% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.32% fail on Body
      • 0.18% fail on Other body component
      • 0.14% fail on Panel
    • 0.29% fail on Doors
      • 0.16% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.16% fail on Door condition
      • 0.071% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.071% fail on Door condition
      • 0.054% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.054% fail on Door condition
    • 0.20% fail on Fuel system (64% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.036% fail on System
      • 0.018% fail on Tank
      • 0.018% fail on Pipe
    • 0.18% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.11% fail on Integral vehicle structure (79% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (85% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.018% fail on Sub-frame condition
        • 0.018% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.089% fail on Chassis (77% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Chassis condition (77% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.036% fail on Undertray
    • 0.018% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.018% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.018% fail on Cabs
      • 0.018% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 10% fail on Tyres (38% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Tread depth (60% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.45% fail on Size/type
  • 10% fail on Steering (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 8.2% fail on Steering linkage components (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 7.1% fail on Track rod end (110% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.86% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Drag link end (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Steering arm (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Other components (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.054% fail on Steering linkage (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.018% fail on Steering component
      • 0.036% fail on Locking devices
    • 1.3% fail on Steering gear (67% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Steering rack (61% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Steering box (12 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Operation
    • 1.0% fail on Steering play (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Steering rack (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.071% fail on Steering column (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.054% fail on Steering coupling (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.054% fail on Universal joint (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.036% fail on Power steering (89% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Operation
      • 0.018% fail on Other components
    • 0.036% fail on Electronic power steering
    • 0.018% fail on Steering wheel
  • 5.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (26% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 5.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (24% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.5% fail on Spark ignition (25% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (31% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Catalyst emissions (28% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.63% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.036% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.018% fail on Oxygen sensor
          • 0.018% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.036% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 1.4% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.63% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.46% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.16% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.13% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.054% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.018% fail on Pre 01/01/1980 visual
    • 0.20% fail on Fluid leaks (67% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Engine oil leaks (70% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.018% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.018% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.036% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.036% fail on Undertray
  • 2.9% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 2.4% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (48% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Seat belts (62% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Condition
      • 0.16% fail on Prescribed areas (83% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Attachment
    • 0.018% fail on Airbags
      • 0.018% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.59% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.59% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.23% fail on Road Wheels (51% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Condition
    • 0.089% fail on Attachment (75% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.018% fail on Hubs
  • 0.054% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.054% fail on Speedometer (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
  • 0.018% fail on Buses and coaches supplementary tests
    • 0.018% fail on Passenger grab handles
  • 0.018% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.018% fail on Anchorages
Read the Honest John Review

Search Good Garages