Citroen 2CV MOT Results

Registered in 1989
71.0% pass rate
from 334 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 1989 cars and highlighted areas where the Citroen 2CV is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 7.2% fail on Direction indicators (76% worse than other 1989 cars)
      • 7.2% fail on Flashing type (76% worse than other 1989 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Side repeaters
        • 2.4% fail on All direction indicators (2 times worse than other 1989 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.60% fail on Tell tales
    • 6.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 6.3% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.30% fail on Tell tale
    • 5.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.90% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest (4 times worse than other 1989 cars)
        • 0.90% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale' (4 times worse than other 1989 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.30% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.30% fail on Switch
    • 4.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 2.1% fail on Rear lamps
    • 1.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.2% fail on Hazard warning
      • 1.2% fail on Lamp
    • 0.90% fail on Registration plate lamp (73% better than other 1989 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Horn
    • 0.30% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 9.0% fail on Suspension
    • 2.7% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.7% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.30% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 2.4% fail on Axles (7 times worse than other 1989 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on King pins (38 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.5% fail on Rear
      • 0.30% fail on Front
    • 1.5% fail on Drive shafts
      • 1.5% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 1.5% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.90% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.90% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.90% fail on Condition
    • 0.30% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.30% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.30% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.30% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.30% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.30% fail on Condition
  • 7.8% fail on Brakes (41% better than other 1989 cars)
    • 6.9% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 2.4% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 2.1% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.90% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.30% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.30% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.60% fail on Hub components
      • 0.30% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.30% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.30% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.30% fail on Condition
    • 0.30% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.30% fail on Components
        • 0.30% fail on Reservoirs
  • 7.2% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.9% fail on Emissions
    • 3.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.2% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 7.2% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.9% fail on Washers
    • 2.7% fail on Wipers
    • 0.90% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.30% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.9% fail on Seat belts
      • 3.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.60% fail on Condition
  • 3.6% fail on Tyres
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.30% fail on Size/type
  • 2.4% fail on Steering
    • 1.8% fail on Steering system
      • 1.2% fail on Other components (11 times worse than other 1989 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Steering pivot point (14 times worse than other 1989 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.30% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.30% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 2.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.90% fail on Body condition
    • 0.60% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.60% fail on Chassis
    • 0.60% fail on Doors
      • 0.60% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.30% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.30% fail on Seats
      • 0.30% fail on Drivers
  • 0.30% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.30% fail on Condition
  • 0.30% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.30% fail on Registration plate

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