Citroen C2 MOT Results

Registered in 2008
53.1% pass rate
from 3,982 tests in 2020
(18% worse than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Citroen C2 is unusually good or bad.

  • 18% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (14% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Stop lamp (28% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Direction indicators (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Flashing type (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 4.0% fail on Individual direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on All direction indicators (170% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.13% fail on Side repeaters (79% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.025% fail on Switch
    • 3.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.8% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.050% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.25% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 3.2% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (35% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.3% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.050% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.60% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.40% fail on Horn
      • 0.20% fail on Battery(ies)
    • 0.45% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.45% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.45% fail on Rear fog lamp
  • 17% fail on Suspension (21% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Suspension arms (38% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Ball joint (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Pins and bushes (46% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.73% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.025% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.025% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 5.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (45% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Linkage ball joints (93% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.98% fail on Ball joint (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.70% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.20% fail on Linkage
      • 0.050% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.025% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 5.1% fail on Springs
      • 5.1% fail on Coil springs
        • 5.1% fail on Coil spring
        • 0.050% fail on Mounting
      • 0.025% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.8% fail on Wheel bearings (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.50% fail on Macpherson strut (160% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.075% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.050% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.025% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.025% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.45% fail on Shock absorbers (73% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.050% fail on Sub-frames (80% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.025% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
  • 15% fail on Body, chassis, structure (180% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 11% fail on Transmission (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 11% fail on Drive shafts (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 11% fail on Joints (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.050% fail on Drive shaft
        • 0.025% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.38% fail on Prop shafts (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.2% fail on Exhaust system (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Bumpers (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Doors
      • 0.15% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.13% fail on Door condition
        • 0.050% fail on Catch (19 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.025% fail on Door condition
    • 0.18% fail on Seats
      • 0.10% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.075% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.15% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.15% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.15% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.075% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.050% fail on Tank
      • 0.025% fail on Pipe
    • 0.13% fail on Body
      • 0.075% fail on Panel
      • 0.025% fail on Body condition
      • 0.025% fail on Other body component
    • 0.10% fail on Chassis
      • 0.10% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.050% fail on Undertray
    • 0.025% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.025% fail on Carrier
    • 0.025% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.025% fail on Engine mounting condition
  • 11% fail on Brakes
    • 6.7% fail on Brake performance (49% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Service brake performance (81% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 4.0% fail on Rbt (82% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 3.6% fail on Service brake performance (95% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.60% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.025% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.025% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.025% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.025% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 2.9% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (35% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Rbt (sp) (43% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Rbt (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 1.9% fail on Parking brake performance (140% worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.075% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.050% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.10% fail on Plate brake tester (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.050% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.025% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.025% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.050% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.050% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.40% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.40% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.33% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.10% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.050% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.6% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.6% fail on Brake discs and drums (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Brake discs (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake linings and pads (51% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Brake pads (51% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.025% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.15% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.10% fail on Cable
        • 0.050% fail on Lever
    • 0.88% fail on Parking brake control (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.88% fail on Lever (140% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.63% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (72% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Hand lever (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Pedal
    • 0.63% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.53% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.13% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.13% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.10% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.025% fail on Servos
    • 0.10% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.050% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.050% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 9.1% fail on Visibility (52% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.8% fail on Wipers (72% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Washers (44% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Driver's view (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on View to rear
      • 0.30% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.15% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.15% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.15% fail on Windscreen
  • 7.7% fail on Tyres
    • 4.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.9% fail on Condition
    • 0.30% fail on Size/type
  • 4.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.8% fail on Exhaust emissions (20% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Spark ignition
        • 2.0% fail on Catalyst emissions (36% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.93% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (40% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.53% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.025% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.025% fail on Catalytic converter
        • 0.025% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 0.78% fail on Compression ignition (56% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (67% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (71% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (73% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.10% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.025% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.025% fail on Catalytic converter
        • 0.025% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
    • 0.58% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.48% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.050% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.025% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.025% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
    • 0.025% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.025% fail on Undertray
  • 1.7% fail on Steering
    • 0.70% fail on Steering linkage components (59% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.50% fail on Track rod end (68% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.025% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.43% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.35% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.075% fail on Operation (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Steering wheel (35 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Power steering
      • 0.20% fail on Operation (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.075% fail on Steering column (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.075% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 1.0% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.50% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.30% fail on Condition
      • 0.18% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.025% fail on Requirements
    • 0.43% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.10% fail on Airbags
      • 0.075% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.025% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.45% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.45% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.28% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.18% fail on Attachment
    • 0.10% fail on Condition
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