Renault Vel Satis MOT Results

Registered in 2002
67.6% pass rate
from 68 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 2002 cars and highlighted areas where the Renault Vel Satis is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Brakes
    • 7.4% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 7.4% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.4% fail on Service brake performance
        • 4.4% fail on Rbt
          • 4.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.9% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.9% fail on Rbt
          • 2.9% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.9% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.9% fail on Rbt (sp)
    • 5.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 4.4% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 4.4% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.5% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.5% fail on Brake pads
    • 1.5% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 1.5% fail on Anti-lock braking system
  • 15% fail on Suspension
    • 7.4% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.9% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 2.9% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 1.5% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 1.5% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 2.9% fail on Springs
      • 2.9% fail on Coil springs
        • 2.9% fail on Coil spring
    • 2.9% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 2.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.5% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.5% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.5% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 13% fail on Steering (180% worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 13% fail on Steering linkage components (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 12% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Ball joint
  • 7.4% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (64% better than other 2002 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.9% fail on Hazard warning (16 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Switch (16 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.5% fail on Position lamp
  • 4.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.4% fail on Transmission
      • 2.9% fail on Drive shafts
        • 2.9% fail on Joints
      • 1.5% fail on Prop shafts
        • 1.5% fail on Joints
  • 2.9% fail on Tyres
    • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Tread depth
  • 1.5% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 1.5% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 1.5% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 1.5% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 1.5% fail on Engine oil leaks

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