Citroen C5 MOT Results

Registered in 2013
76.1% pass rate
from 389 tests in 2017
(41% 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 C5 is unusually good or bad.

  • 10% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (61% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 4.6% fail on Stop lamp (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamps (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 0.51% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.51% fail on Rear lamps
    • 0.26% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.26% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 9.0% fail on Driver's view of the road (110% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 7.2% fail on Wipers (140% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Washers
    • 0.51% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.26% fail on Bonnet
  • 5.1% fail on Tyres
    • 3.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.1% fail on Condition
  • 3.3% fail on Suspension
    • 1.3% fail on Shock absorbers (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.77% fail on Drive shafts
      • 0.77% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 0.77% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.51% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.51% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.51% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.51% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.26% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.26% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.26% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.26% fail on Rear
  • 3.1% fail on Brakes
    • 2.3% fail on Hub components
      • 2.3% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.51% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.51% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.26% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.26% fail on Rear wheels
    • 0.26% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.26% fail on Cable
  • 0.77% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.77% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.51% fail on Steering
    • 0.51% fail on Steering system
      • 0.51% fail on Track rod end
  • 0.26% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.26% fail on Condition
  • 0.26% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.26% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 0.26% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
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