Citroen AX MOT Results

Registered in 1997
56.3% pass rate
from 48 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 1997 cars and highlighted areas where the Citroen AX is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Body, chassis, structure (130% worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 8.3% fail on Transmission
      • 8.3% fail on Drive shafts
        • 8.3% fail on Joints
    • 6.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 6.3% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 6.3% fail on Chassis (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Chassis condition (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 4.2% fail on Floor (22 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Seats (10 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Driver's seat
      • 2.1% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 2.1% fail on Bumpers
  • 23% fail on Brakes
    • 17% fail on Brake performance
      • 13% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 13% fail on Rbt (sp) (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
          • 13% fail on Service brake imbalance (5 times worse than other 1997 cars)
          • 2.1% fail on Service brake performance
      • 10% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 1997 cars)
        • 10% fail on Rbt (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
          • 8.3% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 1997 cars)
          • 4.2% fail on Service brake imbalance (5 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 6.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 4.2% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 4.2% fail on Rbt
          • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 2.1% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
    • 4.2% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (20 times worse than other 1997 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (46 times worse than other 1997 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 2.1% fail on Pedal
    • 2.1% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 2.1% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 15% fail on Suspension
    • 10% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 6.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 4.2% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 2.1% fail on Ball joint
    • 2.1% fail on Springs
      • 2.1% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.1% fail on Sub-frames
      • 2.1% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 13% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 4.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 4.2% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 4.2% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 2.1% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 2.1% fail on Horn
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.1% fail on Headlamp
    • 2.1% fail on Stop lamp
  • 8.3% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 8.3% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.2% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 4.2% fail on Condition (7 times worse than other 1997 cars)
  • 6.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.2% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 4.2% fail on Spark ignition
        • 4.2% fail on Catalyst emissions
    • 2.1% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 2.1% fail on Other leaks
  • 4.2% fail on Visibility
    • 2.1% fail on Wipers
    • 2.1% fail on Washers
  • 4.2% fail on Tyres
    • 4.2% fail on Tread depth
  • 2.1% fail on Steering
    • 2.1% fail on Steering gear
      • 2.1% fail on Steering rack

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