Renault Twingo MOT Results

Registered in 2014
75.6% pass rate
from 927 tests in 2020
(15% worse than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Twingo is unusually good or bad.

  • 6.5% fail on Visibility (60% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Wipers (78% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Washers (48% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Driver's view
  • 6.0% fail on Tyres (24% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Tread depth (33% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Condition (13% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Size/type (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 5.8% fail on Suspension (62% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Springs (53% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Coil springs (53% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Coil spring (53% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.97% fail on Linkage ball joints (8 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (17 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Ball joint (9 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (150% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 1.2% fail on Suspension arms (9.0% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Ball joint (140% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Shock absorbers (31% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Macpherson strut (9 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Pins and bushes (19 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Other suspension component (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Ball joint (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 5.1% fail on Brakes (24% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Mechanical brake components (5.5% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Brake linings and pads (25% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads (25% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs and drums (95% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Brake discs (95% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Brake performance (30% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Service brake performance (93% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Rbt (82% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.97% fail on Service brake performance (62% worse than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.32% fail on Service brake imbalance (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.11% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.11% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.11% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.11% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 0.43% fail on Rigid brake pipes (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.11% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.11% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.11% fail on Valves
    • 0.11% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.11% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.11% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.11% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.11% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 2.9% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (50% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamp aim (13% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (19% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (55% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.76% fail on Direction indicators (67% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Flashing type (67% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.65% fail on Individual direction indicators (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Side repeaters
    • 0.32% fail on Headlamps (78% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Headlamp (85% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 0.32% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (61% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.11% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.11% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.11% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 1.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (34% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Exhaust emissions (39% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Spark ignition (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.86% fail on Catalyst emissions (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (43% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.22% fail on Emissions not tested (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 0.11% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.11% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.65% fail on Body, chassis, structure (46% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Exhaust system (17% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Transmission
      • 0.11% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.11% fail on Joints
    • 0.11% fail on Doors
      • 0.11% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.11% fail on Door condition
    • 0.11% fail on Undertray
  • 0.32% fail on Road Wheels (45% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Condition (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.11% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.11% fail on Airbags
      • 0.11% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 0.11% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
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