Citroen C2 MOT Results

Registered in 2006
54.8% pass rate
from 6,615 tests in 2017
(7.1% worse than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Citroen C2 is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (18% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 9.1% fail on Registration plate lamp (52% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.5% fail on Direction indicators (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 6.5% fail on Flashing type (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 5.3% fail on Individual lamps (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on All direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Side repeaters (61% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.030% fail on Switch
    • 5.6% fail on Stop lamp (19% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Position lamps (21% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.2% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.48% fail on Rear lamps (64% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.015% fail on Switch
    • 4.5% fail on Headlamp aim (17% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.1% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.015% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.015% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.015% fail on Switch
      • 0.015% fail on Dipswitch
    • 1.1% fail on Rear fog lamp (38% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.86% fail on Fog lamp
      • 0.30% fail on Switch (10 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.29% fail on Tell tale (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Battery
    • 0.57% fail on Horn
    • 0.060% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.060% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.045% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.030% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.030% fail on Switch
    • 0.015% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 18% fail on Suspension
    • 5.9% fail on Anti-roll bars (36% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (44% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.00% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.18% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.045% fail on Condition
      • 0.015% fail on Attachment
    • 4.4% fail on Suspension arms (21% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (25% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Attachment
      • 0.045% fail on Condition
    • 4.1% fail on Coil springs (16% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Condition (19% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Location (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Front suspension joints (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Wheel bearings (84% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Front (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Rear
    • 2.0% fail on Drive shafts (31% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Front drive shafts (32% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.9% fail on Constant velocity joints (31% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.060% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.060% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.60% fail on Macpherson strut (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.60% fail on Condition (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.21% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.12% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.015% fail on Spring mounting
    • 0.17% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.17% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.076% fail on General condition (14 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.045% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.045% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.045% fail on Sub-frames (74% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Condition
      • 0.015% fail on Attachment
    • 0.045% fail on Axles
      • 0.045% fail on Clearance (68 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.045% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
    • 0.015% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.015% fail on Condition
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 7.4% fail on Brake performance (30% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Rear wheels (67% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.7% fail on Front wheels (28% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.47% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.060% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.060% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.060% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.5% fail on Hub components (24% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs (57% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake pads (48% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.091% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.7% fail on Parking brake (130% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Condition (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on ABS (82% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Hydraulic systems (76% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Components (80% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Hoses (48% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Pipes (94% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.076% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.030% fail on Cylinders
        • 0.015% fail on Servos
        • 0.015% fail on Pump
      • 0.17% fail on Leaks
      • 0.045% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 0.60% fail on Restricted movement (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.27% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.27% fail on Pedal
        • 0.17% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.11% fail on Condition
    • 0.21% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.091% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.060% fail on Lever (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Cable (79% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 9.6% fail on Driver's view of the road (41% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Wipers (73% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.60% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.14% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.091% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.015% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 9.2% fail on Tyres
    • 6.0% fail on Tread depth (21% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Condition
    • 0.30% fail on Size/type
    • 0.12% fail on Valve stem
  • 6.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (55% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Exhaust system (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Emissions (45% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.12% fail on Fuel system (73% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.076% fail on System
      • 0.030% fail on Cap (83% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.015% fail on Tank
  • 2.6% fail on Steering
    • 1.9% fail on Steering system (28% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Track rod end (41% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Ball joint (74% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.076% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.060% fail on Free play
        • 0.060% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.015% fail on Other components
        • 0.015% fail on Steering pivot point
    • 0.33% fail on Power steering
      • 0.29% fail on Operation (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.030% fail on Electronic power steering
      • 0.015% fail on Drive system
    • 0.21% fail on Steering control (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Steering column (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.091% fail on Steering wheel (12 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Steering operation (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 2.0% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 1.1% fail on Seat belts (41% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Condition
      • 0.48% fail on Prescribed areas (66% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Requirements
      • 0.030% fail on Attachment
    • 0.94% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.82% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.11% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.015% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 1.2% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.41% fail on Body condition
    • 0.30% fail on Doors
      • 0.21% fail on Passengers front (140% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.091% fail on Drivers
    • 0.18% fail on Seats
      • 0.12% fail on Drivers
      • 0.076% fail on Passengers
    • 0.17% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.17% fail on Chassis
    • 0.11% fail on Body security (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.091% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.030% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.015% fail on Speedometer
  • 0.77% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.77% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.29% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.15% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Attachment (56% better than other 2006 cars)
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