Citroen C2 MOT Results

Registered in 2008
53.2% pass rate
from 3,917 tests in 2017
(27% 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.

  • 25% fail on Suspension (89% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 14% fail on Drive shafts (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 14% fail on Front drive shafts (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 14% fail on Constant velocity joints (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Couplings (10 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Drive shafts (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Anti-roll bars (87% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (91% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.026% fail on Condition
    • 5.3% fail on Coil springs
      • 5.1% fail on Condition
      • 0.26% fail on Location (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.026% fail on Attachment
    • 1.4% fail on Front suspension joints (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Front (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Rear
    • 0.61% fail on Macpherson strut (180% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.61% fail on Condition (180% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Shock absorbers (75% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Condition (75% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.13% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.051% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.026% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.026% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 0.026% fail on Front suspension retaining and locking devices
  • 21% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (15% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 7.8% fail on Registration plate lamp (55% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.0% fail on Stop lamp (26% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.4% fail on Direction indicators (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.4% fail on Flashing type (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 3.8% fail on Individual lamps (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.49% fail on All direction indicators (200% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Side repeaters (71% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.026% fail on Tell tales
        • 0.026% fail on Switch
    • 4.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.1% fail on Front lamps (20% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.026% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.9% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 3.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.051% fail on Switch
      • 0.026% fail on Matched pair
    • 0.64% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.64% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.33% fail on Horn
    • 0.31% fail on Battery
    • 0.10% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.051% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.026% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.026% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.026% fail on Lamp
  • 10% fail on Driver's view of the road (74% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.2% fail on Wipers (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Washers (61% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.23% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.051% fail on Bonnet
  • 9.8% fail on Brakes (23% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 6.1% fail on Brake performance (71% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.1% fail on Rear wheels (140% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Parking brake performance (47% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Front wheels (45% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.10% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.026% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 3.0% fail on Hub components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake discs (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake pads (40% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake (96% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Condition (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on ABS
    • 0.36% fail on Restricted movement (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Hydraulic systems (79% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Components (79% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Hoses
        • 0.026% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.026% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.026% fail on Leaks
    • 0.13% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.13% fail on Pedal
        • 0.10% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.026% fail on Condition
    • 0.077% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.051% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.051% fail on Cable
  • 8.9% fail on Tyres (15% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.28% fail on Size/type
    • 0.18% fail on Valve stem
  • 6.7% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (130% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.7% fail on Exhaust system (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Emissions
    • 0.41% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.077% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.051% fail on System
      • 0.026% fail on Cap
  • 1.6% fail on Steering
    • 0.79% fail on Steering system (44% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Track rod end (71% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.20% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.026% fail on Free play
        • 0.026% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.026% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.026% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.33% fail on Power steering (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Operation (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.051% fail on Drive system (21 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Electronic power steering
    • 0.26% fail on Steering control (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Steering wheel (30 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Steering column (13 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Steering operation (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.026% fail on Locking devices
  • 1.0% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (68% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.46% fail on Doors
      • 0.33% fail on Passengers front (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Drivers
    • 0.31% fail on Body condition
    • 0.13% fail on Seats
      • 0.10% fail on Passengers
      • 0.026% fail on Drivers
    • 0.051% fail on Body security
    • 0.051% fail on Load security
      • 0.051% fail on Tailgate (9 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.051% fail on Spare wheel
    • 0.026% fail on Engine mountings
  • 0.51% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.51% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.43% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (53% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.28% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.26% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.026% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 0.15% fail on Seat belts (62% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.077% fail on Condition (74% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.077% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.18% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.10% fail on Condition
    • 0.077% fail on Attachment
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