Renault Scenic MOT Results

Registered in 2006
47.2% pass rate
from 9,691 tests in 2020
(20% worse than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Scenic is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (44% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 7.5% fail on Stop lamp (57% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamps (31% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.9% fail on Headlamp (34% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.021% fail on Dipswitch
    • 5.7% fail on Position lamps (82% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.6% fail on Position lamp (82% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.010% fail on Switch
    • 5.5% fail on Direction indicators (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Flashing type (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.9% fail on Individual direction indicators (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.57% fail on All direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.083% fail on Side repeaters (87% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.021% fail on Switch
    • 4.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (84% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim (14% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.54% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (47% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.90% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.88% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.041% fail on Switch
    • 0.88% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.54% fail on Battery(ies) (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Horn (50% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.041% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.093% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.052% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.052% fail on Switch
    • 0.041% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.041% fail on Main beam tell-tale
      • 0.010% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 19% fail on Suspension (16% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 9.9% fail on Suspension arms (82% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 8.5% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Ball joint dust cover (45% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Pins and bushes (65% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Suspension arm (85% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 7.3% fail on Springs (68% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 7.3% fail on Coil springs (69% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 7.3% fail on Coil spring (69% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (64% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (47% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Linkage ball joints (75% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Ball joint dust cover (59% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Linkage (70% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Ball joint (85% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (80% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Pins and bushes (86% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Anti-roll bar
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers (26% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Other suspension component (97% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.021% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.010% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.010% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.69% fail on Wheel bearings (41% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.28% fail on Pins and bushes (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.052% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (79% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.14% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.093% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.041% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.010% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.062% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (92% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.021% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.010% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.010% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.031% fail on Axles (82% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Swivel pins and bushes (86% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Axle
  • 18% fail on Brakes (47% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 8.5% fail on Brake performance (36% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (22% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.2% fail on Rbt (sp) (26% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.072% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.010% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 4.2% fail on Service brake performance (65% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.2% fail on Rbt (68% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 3.9% fail on Service brake performance (85% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.44% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.010% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.010% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.4% fail on Parking brake performance (59% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Rbt (61% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 2.2% fail on Parking brake performance (73% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.11% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.010% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.041% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.021% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.010% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.010% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.010% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.010% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.79% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.79% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.58% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.28% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.22% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 6.7% fail on Mechanical brake components (81% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Brake linings and pads (70% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.3% fail on Brake pads (70% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Brake linings
      • 2.7% fail on Brake discs and drums (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.7% fail on Brake discs (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (59% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Cable
        • 0.17% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.010% fail on Rod
        • 0.010% fail on Linkage
        • 0.010% fail on Pivot
    • 4.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes (82% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Parking brake control (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Electronic parking brake (36 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Lever (90% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (39% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Anti-lock braking system (67% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Electronic braking system (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.21% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (51% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Pedal
      • 0.010% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.19% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.17% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.021% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.18% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.14% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.031% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.083% fail on Flexible brake hoses (63% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.010% fail on Hand operated control valves
      • 0.010% fail on Operation
    • 0.010% fail on Load sensing valves
  • 12% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 8.9% fail on Steering linkage components (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 7.2% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Drag link end (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Steering arm (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Other components (10 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.093% fail on Steering linkage (9 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.052% fail on Steering component (11 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Locking devices
      • 0.010% fail on Intermediate drop arm
    • 2.0% fail on Steering gear (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Steering rack (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Operation
      • 0.031% fail on Steering box (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Steering play (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Steering rack (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Steering box
    • 0.021% fail on Power steering (91% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Rams
      • 0.010% fail on Other components
    • 0.021% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.010% fail on Steering column
    • 0.010% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 9.0% fail on Tyres (20% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Tread depth (33% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.32% fail on Size/type
  • 7.8% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 5.1% fail on Transmission (56% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.9% fail on Drive shafts (58% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.9% fail on Joints (59% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Flexible couplings
        • 0.010% fail on Drive shaft
        • 0.010% fail on Bearing housing
      • 0.20% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.20% fail on Joints
    • 1.7% fail on Exhaust system (36% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Seats (94% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Passenger's seat (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.083% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.27% fail on Body
      • 0.18% fail on Other body component
      • 0.093% fail on Panel
      • 0.010% fail on Mounting fixings
    • 0.23% fail on Fuel system (48% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.052% fail on Pipe
      • 0.041% fail on System
    • 0.21% fail on Engine mounting (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Engine mounting condition (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Bracket
    • 0.17% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.15% fail on Doors (61% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.083% fail on Other passenger's door (62% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.052% fail on Door condition (76% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Catch (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.041% fail on Door condition
      • 0.031% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.021% fail on Door condition
        • 0.010% fail on Hinge
    • 0.072% fail on Undertray
    • 0.041% fail on Integral vehicle structure (84% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Sub-frame
        • 0.010% fail on Sub-frame condition
        • 0.010% fail on Strengthening plate
      • 0.021% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (91% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.031% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.031% fail on Other boot lid component (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.021% fail on Chassis (88% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Chassis condition (88% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.010% fail on Towbar
      • 0.010% fail on Other towbar components
  • 6.2% fail on Visibility
    • 3.0% fail on Washers
    • 2.7% fail on Wipers (19% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on View to rear (86% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Mirrors (90% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.14% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.14% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.13% fail on Windscreen
      • 0.010% fail on Window
  • 4.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (29% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Exhaust emissions (37% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Spark ignition (33% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.47% fail on Catalyst emissions (74% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.12% fail on Emissions not tested (76% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.010% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.010% fail on Oxygen sensor
      • 0.87% fail on Compression ignition (48% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.58% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (39% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (64% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.083% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.052% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.031% fail on Other emission control equipment (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.021% fail on Particulate filter
        • 0.041% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.010% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
    • 0.85% fail on Fluid leaks (91% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.79% fail on Engine oil leaks (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.031% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.031% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.021% fail on Undertray
      • 0.010% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 1.9% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.4% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.51% fail on Seat belts (48% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Condition
      • 0.072% fail on Prescribed areas (84% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Requirements
      • 0.021% fail on Attachment
    • 0.031% fail on Airbags
      • 0.031% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.43% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.43% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.33% fail on Road Wheels (38% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Condition
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment (65% better than other 2006 cars)
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