Renault Scenic MOT Results

Registered in 2011
61.9% pass rate
from 5,469 tests in 2020
(31% worse than other 2011 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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Scenic is unusually good or bad.

  • 16% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (46% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Stop lamp (190% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp (28% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Rear fog lamp (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.42% fail on Switch (30 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamp aim (29% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim (34% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 1.4% fail on Reversing lamps (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Reversing lamps (6 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Reversing lamp switch
    • 1.3% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.3% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.71% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.62% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.037% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.79% fail on Position lamps (48% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.77% fail on Position lamp (47% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.68% fail on Mandatory tell-tales (37 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.68% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale (43 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (62% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.11% fail on Horn
      • 0.055% fail on Trailer electrical socket (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.037% fail on Battery(ies)
  • 11% fail on Suspension (29% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Springs (41% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Coil springs (41% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 4.6% fail on Coil spring (41% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.018% fail on Mounting
    • 3.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (120% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Linkage ball joints (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.71% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.091% fail on Linkage
      • 0.091% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.091% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (82% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 3.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.0% fail on Ball joint (130% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.018% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.55% fail on Wheel bearings (72% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Shock absorbers (67% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.27% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.055% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.055% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.018% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.018% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.018% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.018% fail on Sub-frame
  • 7.9% fail on Brakes (31% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Mechanical brake components (62% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Brake linings and pads (61% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 4.0% fail on Brake pads (61% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.018% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.9% fail on Brake discs and drums (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Brake discs (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.2% fail on Rbt
          • 1.2% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.69% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.66% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 0.037% fail on Plate brake tester (sp) (9 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.46% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.27% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.20% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.018% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.018% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.24% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.18% fail on Rbt (54% better than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.18% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.037% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.018% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.018% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.018% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.018% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.073% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.49% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.40% fail on Anti-lock braking system (99% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.38% fail on Hydraulic systems (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Brake fluid (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.018% fail on Valves
    • 0.33% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.26% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.26% fail on Electronic parking brake (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.11% fail on Pedal
    • 0.091% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.055% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.055% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 5.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure (140% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Transmission (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Drive shafts (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 4.8% fail on Joints (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.018% fail on Joints
    • 0.31% fail on Exhaust system (66% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Doors
      • 0.091% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.073% fail on Door condition
        • 0.018% fail on Catch
      • 0.037% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.018% fail on Door condition
        • 0.018% fail on Catch
      • 0.018% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.018% fail on Door condition
    • 0.15% fail on Seats (190% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Passenger's seat (6 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.055% fail on Body
      • 0.037% fail on Other body component
      • 0.018% fail on Panel
    • 0.055% fail on Undertray
    • 0.018% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.018% fail on System
    • 0.018% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.018% fail on Spare wheel condition
  • 5.6% fail on Steering (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 5.5% fail on Steering linkage components (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Track rod end (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.073% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.037% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.037% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.018% fail on Steering play
      • 0.018% fail on Steering rack
  • 5.3% fail on Tyres
    • 3.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.1% fail on Condition (25% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Size/type
  • 5.1% fail on Visibility
    • 3.7% fail on Wipers (61% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Washers (45% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on View to rear
      • 0.22% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.11% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.055% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.055% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.055% fail on Windscreen
  • 2.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 2.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 1.3% fail on Compression ignition (82% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (190% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.055% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 0.79% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.66% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.091% fail on Catalyst emissions (77% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.037% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.055% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.037% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.018% fail on Other leaks
  • 0.48% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.27% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.27% fail on Condition
    • 0.20% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.27% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.26% fail on Attachment
    • 0.018% fail on Condition
  • 0.15% fail on Identification of the vehicle (62% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Registration plates (62% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 0.018% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.018% fail on Belt(s)/padding
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