Citroen C4 MOT Results

Registered in 2013
79.6% pass rate
from 5,250 tests in 2017
(21% worse than other 2013 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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Citroen C4 is unusually good or bad.

  • 10% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (59% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim (59% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Stop lamp (110% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Headlamps (59% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Headlamp (70% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.80% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.076% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.019% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.63% fail on Direction indicators (61% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Flashing type (61% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Individual lamps (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.095% fail on Side repeaters (66% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.019% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.11% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.11% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.057% fail on Horn
  • 5.4% fail on Driver's view of the road (28% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Wipers (29% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.25% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.057% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.019% fail on Bonnet
  • 5.4% fail on Tyres
    • 3.3% fail on Tread depth (53% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Condition
    • 0.057% fail on Size/type
    • 0.038% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (84% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.019% fail on Valve stem
  • 3.4% fail on Brakes
    • 2.4% fail on Hub components (26% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.30% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.019% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.019% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.69% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.30% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.19% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.15% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.038% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.038% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.019% fail on Brake operation
    • 0.23% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.19% fail on Electronic parking brake (15 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Condition
    • 0.19% fail on Service brake control components (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Pedal (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.19% fail on Anti-slip (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.15% fail on Components
        • 0.095% fail on Hoses
        • 0.038% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.019% fail on Pipes
    • 0.095% fail on ABS
    • 0.076% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.019% fail on Restricted movement
  • 1.2% fail on Suspension
    • 0.32% fail on Anti-roll bars (160% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (160% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.038% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.30% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.30% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.30% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.25% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.25% fail on Condition
    • 0.15% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.15% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.15% fail on Shock absorbers (59% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Condition (59% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.076% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.038% fail on Front
      • 0.038% fail on Rear
    • 0.038% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.038% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.038% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 0.30% fail on Body, Structure and General Items (120% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.21% fail on Seats (6 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Drivers (5 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.095% fail on Passengers (7 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.057% fail on Body condition
    • 0.038% fail on Doors
      • 0.038% fail on Passengers other
  • 0.19% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment
    • 0.057% fail on Condition
  • 0.17% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.095% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.095% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
    • 0.076% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.076% fail on Condition
  • 0.11% fail on Registration plates and VIN (64% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Registration plate (64% better than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.076% fail on Steering (69% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.076% fail on Steering system
      • 0.038% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.019% fail on Free play
        • 0.019% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.019% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.038% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (91% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.019% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.019% fail on Tank
    • 0.019% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.019% fail on Towbars
    • 0.019% fail on Towbar
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  • Citroen C4 (2011 - 2018)
    Huge improvement in quality on previous C4. Comfortable and quiet on the move. Large and useful boot. Good HDi diesel engines. Neat styling.

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