Renault Twizy MOT Results

Registered in 2012
77.3% pass rate
from 172 tests in 2020
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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Twizy is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Brakes (120% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 8.1% fail on Brake performance (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 4.7% fail on Rbt (sp) (6 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Parking brake performance (10 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 3.5% fail on Rbt (11 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 2.3% fail on Parking brake performance (8 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.58% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.58% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance
      • 1.7% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt (sp) (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance (15 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 4.1% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 4.1% fail on Brake pads
    • 1.7% fail on Parking brake control (7 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Lever (9 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.58% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.58% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 8.1% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.2% fail on Hazard warning (110 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Switch (110 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.58% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.58% fail on Position lamp
    • 0.58% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.58% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.58% fail on Battery(ies)
  • 4.1% fail on Tyres
    • 3.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.58% fail on Condition
  • 3.5% fail on Visibility
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers
    • 1.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.58% fail on View to rear
      • 0.58% fail on Mirrors
  • 1.7% fail on Identification of the vehicle (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plates
    • 0.58% fail on Vehicle Identification Number
  • 0.58% fail on Steering
    • 0.58% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.58% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.58% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.58% fail on Body
      • 0.58% fail on Other body component
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  • Renault Twizy (2012 on)
    Electrically powered with a 50 miles range. Quirky mix of a moped and small city two-seater. Ideal for city commuting. 5 year warranty from December 2019.

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