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Nissan 240Z MOT Results

74.9% pass rate
from 175 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 pre-1990 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan 240Z is unusually good or bad.

  • 17% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 5.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.7% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.4% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.4% fail on Flashing type
        • 2.3% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.1% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.57% fail on Side repeaters
    • 2.3% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Horn
    • 1.7% fail on Battery
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.7% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.57% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.57% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 0.57% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.57% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 13% fail on Brakes
    • 9.7% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 4.0% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.9% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.57% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 5.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 4.0% fail on Components
        • 1.7% fail on Hoses
        • 1.1% fail on Pipes
        • 0.57% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.57% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.57% fail on Operation
      • 0.57% fail on Leaks
    • 3.4% fail on Parking brake (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
    • 0.57% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.57% fail on Cable
  • 10% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 8.6% fail on Washers
    • 2.3% fail on Wipers
    • 0.57% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.3% fail on Suspension
    • 2.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.57% fail on Condition
      • 0.57% fail on Attachment
    • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.7% fail on Component mounting
    • 1.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.57% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.57% fail on Attachment
    • 1.1% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.1% fail on Front
    • 0.57% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.57% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.57% fail on Condition
  • 2.9% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 2.3% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.57% fail on Emissions
  • 2.3% fail on Steering
    • 1.7% fail on Steering system
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.57% fail on Free play
        • 0.57% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.57% fail on Locking devices
  • 1.7% fail on Tyres
    • 1.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.57% fail on Condition
  • 1.7% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.7% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.57% fail on Condition
  • 1.7% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.1% fail on Doors
      • 0.57% fail on Drivers
      • 0.57% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.57% fail on Seats
      • 0.57% fail on Drivers
  • 1.1% fail on Road Wheels
    • 1.1% fail on Attachment
  • 1.1% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.1% fail on Registration plate