Citroen C1 MOT Results

Registered in 2007
62.9% pass rate
from 9,717 tests in 2017
(6.3% better than other 2007 cars)
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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Citroen C1 is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 10% fail on Registration plate lamp (70% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.7% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.69% fail on Rear lamps (49% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim (21% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Stop lamp (14% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Headlamps (67% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp (65% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.79% fail on Direction indicators (67% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Flashing type (69% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.32% fail on Switch (18 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.24% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.12% fail on Individual lamps (93% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.093% fail on Side repeaters (82% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Semaphore (42 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Switch (63 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.72% fail on Hazard warning (14 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Switch (18 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Lamp (11 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Tell tale (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.38% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.010% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.010% fail on Switch
    • 0.24% fail on Horn
    • 0.22% fail on Battery
    • 0.031% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.021% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (84% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 10% fail on Brakes (12% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Brake performance (15% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Rear wheels (52% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Front wheels
      • 1.1% fail on Parking brake performance (43% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.43% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.082% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.062% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.010% fail on Brake operation
    • 4.0% fail on Hydraulic systems (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Components (130% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 3.8% fail on Pipes (190% worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Hoses (57% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.010% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.15% fail on Leaks
      • 0.021% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.021% fail on Operation
    • 2.5% fail on Hub components (23% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Brake pads (31% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.00% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.021% fail on Brake calipers (85% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Brake linings
    • 0.42% fail on Parking brake (33% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Condition
    • 0.33% fail on Restricted movement (73% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on ABS (68% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.010% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.010% fail on Pedal
        • 0.010% fail on Condition
    • 0.010% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.010% fail on Cable
  • 7.4% fail on Tyres (8.9% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.0% fail on Condition (19% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Size/type
    • 0.11% fail on Valve stem
  • 6.6% fail on Suspension (56% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Wheel bearings (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Rear (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Front (73% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Suspension arms (28% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (26% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Attachment
    • 0.54% fail on Anti-roll bars (85% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.35% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (87% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (77% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Linkage condition (76% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Front suspension joints (43% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Drive shafts (82% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Front drive shafts (82% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.41% fail on Constant velocity joints (82% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.010% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.37% fail on Shock absorbers (74% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Condition (74% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices (9 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.082% fail on Coil springs (98% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Location
      • 0.041% fail on Condition (99% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.072% fail on Prescribed areas (69% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Component mounting (69% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.021% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.021% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.021% fail on Macpherson strut (91% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Condition (91% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.010% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.010% fail on Condition
    • 0.010% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.010% fail on Attachment
    • 0.010% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.010% fail on Condition
  • 6.6% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.6% fail on Wipers (42% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Washers (23% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.082% fail on Mirrors (63% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Bonnet (71% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 5.8% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (60% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Exhaust system (81% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Emissions (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Emissions not tested (110% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.082% fail on Fuel system (75% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Cap
      • 0.010% fail on System
  • 1.9% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (55% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.062% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.010% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 0.25% fail on Seat belts (54% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.10% fail on Condition (70% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Requirements
      • 0.010% fail on Attachment
      • 0.010% fail on Installation check
        • 0.010% fail on Anchorage's
  • 0.59% fail on Steering (75% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Power steering
      • 0.24% fail on Electronic power steering (7 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Operation
    • 0.22% fail on Steering system (89% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.072% fail on Track rod end (95% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Steering rack (83% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Free play
        • 0.041% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.041% fail on Ball joint (76% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.10% fail on Locking devices (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.021% fail on Steering control
      • 0.010% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.010% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.010% fail on Universal joint
  • 0.55% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.50% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Attachment (86% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 0.51% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (36% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Body condition
    • 0.12% fail on Doors (64% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.021% fail on Drivers
      • 0.021% fail on Passengers front (79% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.093% fail on Body security (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.010% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.010% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.010% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.010% fail on Chassis
    • 0.010% fail on Load security
      • 0.010% fail on Bootlid
  • 0.35% fail on Registration plates and VIN (43% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Registration plate (43% better than other 2007 cars)
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