Citroen C3 MOT Results

Registered in 2014
87.0% pass rate
from 6,437 tests in 2017
(8.4% better than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Citroen C3 is unusually good or bad.

  • 3.8% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (25% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.61% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.61% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.57% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.34% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.26% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.078% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.25% fail on Stop lamp (59% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.078% fail on Direction indicators (75% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.078% fail on Flashing type (75% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.047% fail on Side repeaters (82% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Individual lamps
    • 0.062% fail on Horn
    • 0.031% fail on Rear fog lamp (84% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.031% fail on Fog lamp (84% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.016% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 3.7% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 2.4% fail on Wipers
    • 1.1% fail on Washers
    • 0.20% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.062% fail on Mirrors
  • 3.2% fail on Tyres (31% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.3% fail on Condition (43% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.39% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (56% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.062% fail on Size/type
    • 0.016% fail on Valve stem
  • 2.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (8 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Exhaust system (18 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Emissions
    • 0.016% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.016% fail on Cap
  • 1.4% fail on Brakes (36% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.95% fail on Hub components (35% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Brake pads (35% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.34% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.17% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.17% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.031% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.031% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 0.093% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.093% fail on Pedal
        • 0.093% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.047% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.031% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.031% fail on Condition
  • 0.40% fail on Suspension (55% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.16% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.16% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.078% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.062% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.016% fail on Condition
    • 0.062% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.062% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.062% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.062% fail on Front
    • 0.031% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.016% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.016% fail on Condition
    • 0.016% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.016% fail on Condition
  • 0.25% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.20% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.16% fail on Condition
      • 0.031% fail on Installation check (15 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.031% fail on Belt(s)/padding (18 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Requirements
    • 0.047% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.047% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 0.20% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.12% fail on Body condition
    • 0.031% fail on Doors
      • 0.016% fail on Drivers
      • 0.016% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.031% fail on Seats
      • 0.031% fail on Passengers
    • 0.016% fail on Body security
  • 0.16% fail on Steering
    • 0.12% fail on Steering system
      • 0.11% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.016% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.016% fail on Steering control
      • 0.016% fail on Steering wheel
      • 0.016% fail on Steering column
    • 0.016% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.12% fail on Registration plates and VIN (59% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Registration plate (59% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.078% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.047% fail on Attachment
    • 0.031% fail on Condition
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  • Citroen C3 (2010 - 2017)
    Neat looking small hatchback. Uses some of the same engines as MINI. 1.6 HDi is the best in the range. Excellent ride quality.

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