Citroen C2 MOT Results

Registered in 2004
47.9% pass rate
from 8,386 tests in 2017
(10.0% worse than other 2004 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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Citroen C2 is unusually good or bad.

  • 30% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (19% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 10% fail on Registration plate lamp (53% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 8.8% fail on Direction indicators (180% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 8.8% fail on Flashing type (180% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 5.0% fail on Side repeaters (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 4.9% fail on Individual lamps (160% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on All direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 6.5% fail on Front lamps (21% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.92% fail on Rear lamps (43% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.083% fail on All position lamps
    • 6.7% fail on Stop lamp (27% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Headlamp aim (32% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.012% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.012% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
      • 0.012% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.012% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.012% fail on Switch
    • 1.8% fail on Battery (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Horn (63% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.43% fail on Rear fog lamp (66% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Fog lamp (67% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Tell tale
      • 0.012% fail on Switch
    • 0.17% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.12% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.095% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.048% fail on Lamp
      • 0.048% fail on Switch
    • 0.024% fail on Rear reflectors
  • 25% fail on Suspension (26% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 8.8% fail on Anti-roll bars (51% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 7.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (63% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (52% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Linkage condition (59% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Condition
      • 0.024% fail on Attachment
    • 7.1% fail on Coil springs (46% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 6.9% fail on Condition (45% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Location
    • 5.8% fail on Suspension arms (32% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (38% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Attachment
      • 0.012% fail on Condition
    • 3.4% fail on Front suspension joints (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Wheel bearings (78% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Front (150% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Rear (34% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Drive shafts (35% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Front drive shafts (35% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Constant velocity joints (35% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on Couplings
      • 0.036% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.036% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.13% fail on Subframe mounting (57% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.87% fail on Shock absorbers (40% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Condition (40% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.35% fail on Condition
    • 0.21% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.21% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.072% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.060% fail on General condition (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.048% fail on Sub-frames (81% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Condition (79% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Attachment
    • 0.024% fail on Trailing arms (90% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (88% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.024% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.024% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.012% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.012% fail on Condition
  • 16% fail on Brakes
    • 10% fail on Brake performance (33% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Front wheels (160% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.6% fail on Rear wheels (26% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Parking brake performance (35% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Service brake performance (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.75% fail on Brake imbalance (49% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Brake performance not tested
      • 0.036% fail on Brake operation
    • 3.8% fail on Hydraulic systems (25% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Components (28% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.7% fail on Pipes (28% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.68% fail on Hoses (36% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.060% fail on Cylinders
      • 0.31% fail on Leaks
      • 0.095% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.060% fail on Operation
    • 2.9% fail on Hub components (16% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake discs (61% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake pads (41% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.083% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.048% fail on Wheel cylinder
      • 0.012% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.012% fail on Brake back plates
    • 1.0% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
    • 0.88% fail on ABS
    • 0.29% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.24% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.18% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.18% fail on Pedal
        • 0.11% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.072% fail on Condition
    • 0.060% fail on Mechanical components (75% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Cable (77% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Lever
  • 11% fail on Tyres (23% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 7.2% fail on Tread depth (33% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.42% fail on Size/type
    • 0.083% fail on Valve stem
  • 10% fail on Driver's view of the road (20% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Wipers (34% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Washers
    • 0.73% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.33% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.20% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.012% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 7.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 5.3% fail on Exhaust system (37% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Emissions
    • 0.68% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.18% fail on Fuel system (71% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.083% fail on Cap (61% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on System (73% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Tank (81% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Pipe
  • 3.6% fail on Steering (27% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Steering system (32% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Track rod end (39% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Steering rack (39% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.14% fail on Free play
        • 0.14% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.11% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.024% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.012% fail on Other components
        • 0.012% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.39% fail on Power steering
      • 0.35% fail on Operation (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Electronic power steering
      • 0.012% fail on Drive system
    • 0.20% fail on Steering operation (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.072% fail on Steering control
      • 0.036% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.024% fail on Steering column
      • 0.012% fail on Steering lock
    • 0.024% fail on Locking devices
  • 2.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (62% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.95% fail on Body condition (43% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Doors (87% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.69% fail on Passengers front (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Drivers
      • 0.036% fail on Passengers other (85% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Vehicle structure (60% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Chassis (60% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Engine mountings (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Seats
      • 0.14% fail on Drivers
      • 0.072% fail on Passengers
    • 0.16% fail on Spare wheel (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.083% fail on Body security
    • 0.024% fail on Load security
      • 0.012% fail on Bootlid
      • 0.012% fail on Tailgate
  • 2.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (29% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Seat belts
      • 1.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.27% fail on Condition (46% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Requirements
    • 0.76% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (52% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (51% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.94% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.94% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.63% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.42% fail on Attachment
    • 0.21% fail on Condition
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