Renault Twingo MOT Results

Registered in 2013
69.3% pass rate
from 1,024 tests in 2020
(21% worse than other 2013 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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Twingo is unusually good or bad.

  • 14% fail on Suspension (130% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 8.2% fail on Springs (190% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 8.2% fail on Coil springs (190% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 8.2% fail on Coil spring (190% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.098% fail on Mounting
    • 3.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage (37 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (61 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Pins and bushes (18 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.098% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.098% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.098% fail on Linkage attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.1% fail on Suspension arms (68% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 3.0% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.49% fail on Other suspension component (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Ball joint (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.098% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.39% fail on Macpherson strut (6 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (9 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Pins and bushes (7 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Shock absorbers (51% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.098% fail on Wheel bearings
  • 8.1% fail on Brakes (64% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Brake performance (88% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.6% fail on Service brake performance (170% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 2.5% fail on Rbt (160% worse than other 2013 cars)
          • 2.1% fail on Service brake performance (150% worse than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.78% fail on Service brake imbalance (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.098% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.098% fail on Service brake performance (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.39% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (65% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on Rbt (sp) (28% worse than other 2013 cars)
          • 0.29% fail on Service brake imbalance (71% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.098% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.098% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.20% fail on Brake performance not tested (190% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (67% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Rbt (sp) (65% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.098% fail on Rbt
          • 0.098% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 2.9% fail on Mechanical brake components (2.1% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Brake linings and pads (32% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads (31% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs and drums (52% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Brake discs (52% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (8 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.39% fail on Lever (27 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Rigid brake pipes (9 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Flexible brake hoses (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Parking brake control (6.1% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Lever (23% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.098% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.098% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.098% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.098% fail on Other components
    • 0.098% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.098% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 5.4% fail on Tyres (0.98% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Condition (13% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Tread depth (23% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Size/type (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 5.1% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (32% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamp aim (31% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp aim (25% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Electrical equipment (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Horn (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (5.7% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.68% fail on Headlamps (66% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Headlamp (74% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Headlamp levelling device (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Direction indicators (74% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Flashing type (74% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Individual direction indicators (38% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.098% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.098% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.098% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.098% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.098% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.098% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.098% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.098% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 3.7% fail on Visibility (8.3% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Washers (16% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers (30% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Driver's view (130% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.098% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.098% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.098% fail on Windscreen
  • 1.1% fail on Steering (20% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Steering linkage components (25% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Track rod end (20% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.098% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.098% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.098% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.98% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (120% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Seat belts (190% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.59% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (63% worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.59% fail on Road Wheels (110% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.59% fail on Condition (7 times worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.49% fail on Body, chassis, structure (69% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Transmission (56% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Drive shafts (54% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on Joints (53% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.098% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.098% fail on Body
      • 0.098% fail on Body condition
    • 0.098% fail on Doors
      • 0.098% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.098% fail on Door condition
  • 0.49% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (64% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Exhaust emissions (62% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Spark ignition (38% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on Catalyst emissions (2.7% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (57% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.20% fail on Emissions not tested (140% worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.098% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.098% fail on Belt(s)/padding
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