Citroen C3 Picasso MOT Results

Registered in 2011
73.2% pass rate
from 6,411 tests in 2017
(8.4% worse than other 2011 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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Citroen C3 Picasso is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 3.4% fail on Registration plate lamp (26% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Headlamps (39% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp (45% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.016% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.016% fail on Dipswitch
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.3% fail on Stop lamp (41% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Position lamps (26% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.078% fail on Rear lamps (80% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.75% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.75% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.59% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.11% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.047% fail on Side repeaters (90% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Horn
    • 0.094% fail on Rear fog lamp (68% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.094% fail on Fog lamp (67% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Tell tale
    • 0.078% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.016% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.016% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.016% fail on Lamp
  • 7.0% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (6 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 7.0% fail on Exhaust system (11 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.062% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.031% fail on System
      • 0.016% fail on Pipe
      • 0.016% fail on Cap
    • 0.016% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 5.9% fail on Tyres
    • 3.2% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.047% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.016% fail on Size/type
  • 5.1% fail on Brakes
    • 3.6% fail on Hub components (37% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 2.7% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs (200% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.0% fail on Brake performance (31% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.31% fail on Rear wheels (55% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.12% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.12% fail on Parking brake performance (74% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.016% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.42% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.41% fail on Components
        • 0.30% fail on Hoses (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.078% fail on Reservoirs (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Pipes (81% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Operation
      • 0.016% fail on Leaks
    • 0.17% fail on Service brake control components (140% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Pedal (140% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Anti-slip (180% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on ABS
    • 0.047% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.031% fail on Parking brake (89% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Condition (87% better than other 2011 cars)
  • 4.5% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.5% fail on Washers (62% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers (37% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.33% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.16% fail on Mirrors
  • 2.9% fail on Suspension (47% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.89% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.86% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.031% fail on Attachment
      • 0.016% fail on Condition
    • 0.89% fail on Drive shafts (68% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.89% fail on Front drive shafts (70% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.87% fail on Constant velocity joints (69% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.016% fail on Couplings
    • 0.39% fail on Coil springs (84% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Condition (84% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.20% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.14% fail on Front
      • 0.062% fail on Rear
    • 0.19% fail on Anti-roll bars (70% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (74% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.047% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.016% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.11% fail on Shock absorbers (87% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Condition (87% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.047% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.047% fail on Condition
  • 0.97% fail on Steering (75% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Steering system
      • 0.44% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.094% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.078% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.031% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.016% fail on Free play
        • 0.016% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.30% fail on Power steering (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.22% fail on Electronic power steering (15 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Operation (6 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.078% fail on Steering operation (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
  • 0.28% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.19% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.17% fail on Condition
      • 0.016% fail on Requirements
    • 0.094% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.078% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
      • 0.016% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.27% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.27% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.23% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.11% fail on Body condition
    • 0.094% fail on Doors
      • 0.062% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.031% fail on Passengers front
    • 0.016% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.016% fail on Seats
      • 0.016% fail on Drivers
  • 0.16% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.094% fail on Attachment
    • 0.078% fail on Condition

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