Citroen C4 MOT Results

Registered in 2014
83.7% pass rate
from 5,662 tests in 2017
(15% worse 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 C4 is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.8% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (55% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Registration plate lamp (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Headlamp aim (27% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Headlamps
      • 0.90% fail on Headlamp (45% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.48% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.41% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.035% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.018% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.018% fail on Switch
    • 0.39% fail on Rear fog lamp (100% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.39% fail on Fog lamp (100% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Horn (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Position lamps (68% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.088% fail on Front lamps (77% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.16% fail on Stop lamp (74% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.053% fail on Electrical wiring (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.035% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.035% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.018% fail on Battery
  • 5.2% fail on Tyres
    • 2.8% fail on Condition (29% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.53% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (40% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.018% fail on Size/type
  • 2.4% fail on Brakes
    • 1.8% fail on Hub components
      • 1.6% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.19% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.018% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.018% fail on Brake calipers
    • 0.37% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.23% fail on Rear wheels
      • 0.12% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.053% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.053% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.035% fail on Service brake performance
    • 0.11% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.11% fail on Pedal
        • 0.11% fail on Anti-slip
    • 0.11% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.11% fail on Components
        • 0.071% fail on Reservoirs (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.035% fail on Hoses
    • 0.071% fail on ABS
    • 0.053% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.035% fail on Electronic parking brake
      • 0.018% fail on Condition
    • 0.035% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.018% fail on Electronic stability system
  • 2.4% fail on Driver's view of the road (29% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.92% fail on Wipers (57% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.071% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.018% fail on Indirect vision devices
  • 0.67% fail on Suspension
    • 0.23% fail on Wheel bearings (170% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Rear (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on Front
    • 0.14% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.12% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.018% fail on Attachment
    • 0.11% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.11% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.11% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.088% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.071% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.018% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.071% fail on Shock absorbers (73% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.071% fail on Condition (73% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.035% fail on Coil springs
      • 0.035% fail on Condition
    • 0.018% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.018% fail on Condition
    • 0.018% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.018% fail on Attachment
    • 0.018% fail on Front suspension joints
  • 0.46% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (74% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.30% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Passengers airbag
    • 0.16% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.16% fail on Condition
  • 0.19% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 0.12% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.035% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.018% fail on Tank
      • 0.018% fail on System
    • 0.035% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 0.19% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.19% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.18% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.088% fail on Seats (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on Drivers
      • 0.035% fail on Passengers
    • 0.053% fail on Body condition
    • 0.035% fail on Doors
      • 0.018% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.018% fail on Passengers other
  • 0.12% fail on Steering
    • 0.071% fail on Power steering (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on Operation (11 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Other components
    • 0.053% fail on Steering system
      • 0.035% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.018% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.018% fail on Steering control
      • 0.018% fail on Steering wheel
  • 0.035% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.035% fail on Attachment
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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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