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Nissan Silvia MOT Results

69.9% pass rate
from 73 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 pre-1990 cars and highlighted areas where the Nissan Silvia is unusually good or bad.

  • 12% fail on Visibility
    • 8.2% fail on Washers
    • 5.5% fail on Wipers
  • 11% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.7% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.4% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.4% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.4% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.4% fail on Horn
  • 8.2% fail on Brakes
    • 8.2% fail on Brake performance
      • 5.5% fail on Service brake performance
        • 5.5% fail on Rbt
          • 4.1% fail on Service brake performance
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 5.5% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 4.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
        • 1.4% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 1.4% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 1.4% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.4% fail on Rbt
          • 1.4% fail on Parking brake performance
  • 8.2% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 8.2% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 8.2% fail on Spark ignition
        • 5.5% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 2.7% fail on Catalyst emissions (9 times worse than other pre-1990 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 4.1% fail on Suspension
    • 2.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.7% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 1.4% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.4% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 4.1% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 2.7% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.4% fail on Body
      • 1.4% fail on Panel
    • 1.4% fail on Boot lid
      • 1.4% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 4.1% fail on Tyres
    • 2.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.4% fail on Condition