Renault Vel Satis MOT Results

Registered in 2002
54.2% pass rate
from 83 tests in 2017
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.

  • 27% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 11% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 6.0% fail on Hazard warning (22 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 6.0% fail on Switch (33 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 3.6% fail on Individual lamps
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (24 times worse than other 2002 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (41 times worse than other 2002 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Front lamps
    • 1.2% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 1.2% fail on Horn
  • 20% fail on Suspension
    • 11% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 7.2% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 3.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 4.8% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 4.8% fail on Condition
    • 4.8% fail on Drive shafts
      • 4.8% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 4.8% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 3.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 3.6% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 2.4% fail on Coil springs
      • 2.4% fail on Condition
  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 9.6% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 8.4% fail on Components
        • 8.4% fail on Pipes
      • 1.2% fail on Leaks
    • 7.2% fail on Hub components
      • 6.0% fail on Brake discs (5 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.2% fail on Brake calipers
    • 2.4% fail on ABS
    • 1.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Rear wheels
  • 9.6% fail on Steering
    • 9.6% fail on Steering system
      • 6.0% fail on Track rod end
      • 2.4% fail on Steering arm (24 times worse than other 2002 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Steering rack
  • 7.2% fail on Tyres
    • 4.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.4% fail on Condition
  • 1.2% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.2% fail on Attachment
  • 1.2% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.2% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
  • 1.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 1.2% fail on Emissions
  • 1.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 1.2% fail on Wipers
  • 1.2% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate

Search Good Garages