Renault Scenic MOT Results

Registered in 2008
50.5% pass rate
from 6,850 tests in 2017
(34% worse than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Scenic is unusually good or bad.

  • 33% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (80% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 22% fail on Position lamps (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 22% fail on Front lamps (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Rear lamps (81% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on All position lamps
    • 10% fail on Registration plate lamp (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Headlamps (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 6.4% fail on Headlamp (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Switch
      • 0.015% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.015% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim (37% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Direction indicators (37% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Flashing type (37% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Individual lamps (88% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on All direction indicators (87% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.073% fail on Side repeaters (86% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Stop lamp (87% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Battery
    • 0.39% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.39% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.28% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Horn
    • 0.18% fail on Rear reflectors (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.015% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.015% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.015% fail on Switch
  • 18% fail on Suspension (31% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 6.8% fail on Front drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 6.8% fail on Constant velocity joints (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.029% fail on Couplings
        • 0.015% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.029% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.029% fail on Drive shafts
    • 5.1% fail on Suspension arms (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 5.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Attachment
    • 4.9% fail on Coil springs
      • 4.8% fail on Condition
      • 0.044% fail on Location
    • 1.9% fail on Front suspension joints (190% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Anti-roll bars (75% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (73% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.058% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (87% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Linkage condition (75% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Attachment
    • 0.73% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.50% fail on Rear
      • 0.23% fail on Front
    • 0.73% fail on Shock absorbers (45% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Condition (45% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Sub-frames (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Attachment (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Tie bars/rods (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Attachment
    • 0.16% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.16% fail on Condition
    • 0.044% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.044% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.029% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.029% fail on Condition
    • 0.029% fail on Trailing arms (88% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (87% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.015% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.015% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.015% fail on Component mounting
  • 11% fail on Steering (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 11% fail on Steering system (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 6.7% fail on Track rod end (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Steering rack (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Ball joint (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.85% fail on Steering arm (16 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.67% fail on Free play (13 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.67% fail on Steering rack (13 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Drag link end (10 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Other components (17 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Steering pivot point (21 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.058% fail on Power steering
      • 0.044% fail on Rams (7 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 9.7% fail on Brakes (22% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Hub components (52% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Brake pads (60% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.93% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.15% fail on Brake calipers
    • 3.8% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.6% fail on Rear wheels (53% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.74% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.16% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.13% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.058% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.015% fail on Brake operation
    • 1.4% fail on Parking brake (140% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Electronic parking brake (24 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.058% fail on Condition (89% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Hydraulic systems (55% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Components (58% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.31% fail on Pipes (68% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Hoses
        • 0.044% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.058% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.058% fail on Leaks
      • 0.015% fail on Operation
    • 0.31% fail on Restricted movement (92% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Service brake control components (95% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Pedal (95% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Anti-slip (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.015% fail on Condition
    • 0.23% fail on ABS
    • 0.088% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.073% fail on Cable
      • 0.015% fail on Lever
    • 0.015% fail on Electronic stability system
  • 8.2% fail on Tyres
    • 5.0% fail on Tread depth (18% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Size/type
    • 0.058% fail on Valve stem
  • 5.7% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.6% fail on Washers
    • 2.4% fail on Wipers (22% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.34% fail on Mirrors (78% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Bonnet
  • 0.82% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (71% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Exhaust system (78% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Emissions (71% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.088% fail on Fuel system (65% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Pipe
      • 0.029% fail on System
      • 0.015% fail on Hose
      • 0.015% fail on Cap
    • 0.044% fail on Emissions not tested (79% better than other 2008 cars)
  • 0.76% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.23% fail on Body condition
    • 0.22% fail on Doors
      • 0.20% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.015% fail on Drivers
    • 0.18% fail on Seats
      • 0.13% fail on Passengers (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.044% fail on Drivers
    • 0.058% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.029% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.029% fail on Chassis
    • 0.029% fail on Load security
      • 0.029% fail on Access panel
    • 0.015% fail on Body security
  • 0.74% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.39% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.32% fail on Condition
      • 0.058% fail on Attachment (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Requirements
      • 0.015% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.35% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.34% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.015% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.41% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.41% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.073% fail on Road Wheels (82% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.058% fail on Condition
    • 0.015% fail on Attachment
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