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Nissan 200SX MOT Results

75.9% pass rate
from 108 tests in 2020
Number of tests by age
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 pre-1990 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan 200SX is unusually good or bad.

  • 13% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.6% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.8% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.8% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.9% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.93% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.93% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.93% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.93% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.93% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.93% fail on Switch
    • 0.93% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.93% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 6.5% fail on Suspension
    • 2.8% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.9% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.93% fail on Ball joint
    • 2.8% fail on Sub-frames (4 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (8 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.93% fail on Wheel bearings
  • 4.6% fail on Visibility
    • 2.8% fail on Wipers
    • 2.8% fail on Washers
  • 3.7% fail on Brakes
    • 3.7% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance
        • 1.9% fail on Rbt
          • 1.9% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.93% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.93% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.93% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.93% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 0.93% fail on Rbt
          • 0.93% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.93% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.93% fail on Lever
    • 0.93% fail on Rigid brake pipes
  • 3.7% fail on Steering
    • 0.93% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.93% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.93% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.93% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.93% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.93% fail on Power steering
      • 0.93% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.93% fail on Steering column
  • 1.9% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 0.93% fail on Chassis
      • 0.93% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.93% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.93% fail on Pipe
    • 0.93% fail on Transmission
      • 0.93% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.93% fail on Bearing housing
  • 1.9% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 1.9% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 1.9% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.93% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.93% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 1.9% fail on Tyres
    • 0.93% fail on Condition
    • 0.93% fail on Tread depth
  • 0.93% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.93% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.93% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.93% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.93% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.93% fail on Requirements
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