Citroen C1 MOT Results

Registered in 2006
59.3% pass rate
from 7,025 tests in 2017
Pass rate by mileage
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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Citroen C1 is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (17% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 10% fail on Registration plate lamp (70% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.8% fail on Headlamp aim (24% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.7% fail on Position lamps (14% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.9% fail on Front lamps (26% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.78% fail on Rear lamps (42% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on All position lamps
    • 4.8% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.028% fail on Dipswitch
    • 1.4% fail on Hazard warning (18 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.94% fail on Switch (22 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Lamp (16 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.100% fail on Tell tale (12 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Direction indicators (56% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Flashing type (56% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on All direction indicators (73% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Switch (20 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Individual lamps (90% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Side repeaters (74% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.071% fail on Tell tales (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.56% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.38% fail on Horn
    • 0.30% fail on Battery
    • 0.071% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.028% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.014% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 5.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 3.9% fail on Rear wheels (38% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.88% fail on Parking brake performance (71% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.100% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.100% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.014% fail on Brake operation
    • 5.1% fail on Hydraulic systems (70% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Components (84% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.8% fail on Pipes (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Hoses (59% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.071% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.100% fail on Leaks
      • 0.043% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.014% fail on Operation
    • 2.9% fail on Hub components
      • 2.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.00% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.043% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 0.41% fail on Parking brake (44% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Condition (42% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Fitment
    • 0.37% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.085% fail on ABS (88% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.028% fail on Service brake control components (82% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Pedal (82% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.028% fail on Condition
    • 0.014% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.014% fail on Full power hydraulic systems
      • 0.014% fail on Operation
    • 0.014% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.014% fail on Park brake mechanism/associated mountings
  • 8.1% fail on Tyres
    • 5.3% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.1% fail on Condition (19% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Size/type
    • 0.100% fail on Valve stem
  • 7.9% fail on Driver's view of the road (16% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Wipers (45% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.40% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.11% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.043% fail on Bonnet (75% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 6.3% fail on Suspension (62% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Wheel bearings (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Rear (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.95% fail on Front (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Suspension arms (45% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (43% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Condition
      • 0.028% fail on Attachment
    • 0.64% fail on Anti-roll bars (85% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (87% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (83% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Linkage condition (75% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Front suspension joints (37% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Shock absorbers (59% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Condition (59% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Drive shafts (87% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.38% fail on Front drive shafts (86% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Constant velocity joints (86% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.34% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.30% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.043% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.057% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.057% fail on Condition
    • 0.043% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.028% fail on Macpherson strut (86% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Condition (86% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.014% fail on Location
    • 0.014% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.014% fail on Condition
    • 0.014% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.014% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.014% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.014% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 6.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (41% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Exhaust system (53% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Emissions (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.21% fail on Fuel system (53% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Cap
      • 0.100% fail on System
  • 2.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (59% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.014% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 0.43% fail on Seat belts (43% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.17% fail on Condition (57% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Attachment
  • 0.61% fail on Steering (80% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Steering system (89% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Steering rack (72% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Ball joint (69% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Track rod end (96% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.24% fail on Power steering
      • 0.21% fail on Electronic power steering (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.043% fail on Operation
      • 0.014% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.085% fail on Locking devices (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.043% fail on Steering control
      • 0.028% fail on Steering column
      • 0.014% fail on Steering shaft
    • 0.028% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.56% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.56% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.51% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (51% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Body condition
    • 0.13% fail on Doors (67% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.014% fail on Drivers
    • 0.071% fail on Body security
    • 0.043% fail on Seats
      • 0.028% fail on Passengers
      • 0.014% fail on Drivers
    • 0.028% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.028% fail on Chassis
    • 0.014% fail on Speedometer
  • 0.38% fail on Registration plates and VIN (45% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Registration plate (45% better than other 2006 cars)
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  • Citroen C1 (2005 - 2014)
    Cheap to run. Group 1 insurance. 60mpg. handles well. Low list prices. Good Euro NCAP score. 2012 model emits just 99g/km CO2.

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