Citroen C2 MOT Results

Registered in 2003
46.7% pass rate
from 1,230 tests in 2017
(9.6% worse than other 2003 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 2003 cars and highlighted areas where the Citroen C2 is unusually good or bad.

  • 32% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (21% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 11% fail on Registration plate lamp (59% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 10% fail on Direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 10% fail on Flashing type (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 6.0% fail on Side repeaters (6 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 5.4% fail on Individual lamps (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on All direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 7.2% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.5% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.73% fail on Rear lamps (61% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on All position lamps
    • 6.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 5.3% fail on Headlamp aim (31% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.16% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.16% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale' (7 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.081% fail on Matched pair
    • 2.5% fail on Battery (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.98% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.98% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.16% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.89% fail on Horn
    • 0.16% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.16% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.081% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 26% fail on Suspension (26% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 10% fail on Coil springs (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 10% fail on Condition (140% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Location
    • 7.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (37% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 5.7% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (39% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.33% fail on Linkage condition
    • 5.0% fail on Suspension arms
      • 5.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.081% fail on Attachment
    • 3.3% fail on Wheel bearings (91% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Front (170% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Rear
    • 2.8% fail on Front suspension joints (86% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Drive shafts (52% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Front drive shafts (58% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Constant velocity joints (57% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.24% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.6% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.3% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.33% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.33% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.33% fail on Condition
    • 0.33% fail on Shock absorbers (77% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Condition (77% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.16% fail on Condition
    • 0.081% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.081% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 17% fail on Brakes
    • 11% fail on Brake performance (33% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Front wheels (130% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.0% fail on Service brake performance (3 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Parking brake performance (46% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 4.2% fail on Hydraulic systems (32% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 3.7% fail on Components (36% better than other 2003 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Pipes
        • 0.65% fail on Hoses
        • 0.16% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.49% fail on Leaks
      • 0.081% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 2.8% fail on Hub components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake discs (95% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake pads (55% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.081% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.081% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 1.5% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.65% fail on ABS
    • 0.57% fail on Electronic stability system (180% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.24% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.24% fail on Cable
    • 0.16% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.16% fail on Pedal
        • 0.16% fail on Anti-slip
  • 11% fail on Tyres
    • 7.6% fail on Tread depth (39% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.49% fail on Size/type
  • 10% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.5% fail on Wipers
    • 3.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.73% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.41% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.9% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.1% fail on Emissions
    • 0.81% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.33% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.24% fail on Cap
      • 0.081% fail on System
  • 3.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (55% worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Body condition
    • 0.89% fail on Doors
      • 0.73% fail on Passengers front (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.081% fail on Drivers
      • 0.081% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.73% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.73% fail on Chassis
    • 0.24% fail on Body security (4 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.16% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.081% fail on Seats
      • 0.081% fail on Drivers
  • 3.3% fail on Steering (35% better than other 2003 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Steering system (39% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Track rod end (52% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.33% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.24% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.081% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.49% fail on Power steering
      • 0.49% fail on Operation (2 times worse than other 2003 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Steering operation
  • 2.8% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 2.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.1% fail on Prescribed areas (75% worse than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Condition
    • 0.49% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (68% better than other 2003 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (65% better than other 2003 cars)
  • 1.6% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.6% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.89% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.73% fail on Attachment
    • 0.16% fail on Condition
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