Citroen Xantia MOT Results

Registered in 1995
58.9% pass rate
from 124 tests in 2017
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 1995 cars and highlighted areas where the Citroen Xantia is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Suspension
    • 8.1% fail on Anti-roll bars (180% worse than other 1995 cars)
      • 7.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 1995 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 7.3% fail on Fluid suspension (114 times worse than other 1995 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Suspension unit (73 times worse than other 1995 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Operation (222 times worse than other 1995 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Pipes (126 times worse than other 1995 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Other components (297 times worse than other 1995 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Accumulator
    • 4.8% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 3.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.6% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 1.6% fail on Suspension arms
      • 1.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 1.6% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.6% fail on Drive shafts
      • 1.6% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 1.6% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 0.81% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.81% fail on Rear
    • 0.81% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.81% fail on Condition
  • 19% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.5% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.2% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.6% fail on Rear lamps
    • 4.0% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.81% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.81% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 2.4% fail on Battery
    • 2.4% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.6% fail on Electrical wiring (10 times worse than other 1995 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Direction indicators
      • 1.6% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.6% fail on Individual lamps
    • 1.6% fail on Horn
    • 0.81% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.81% fail on Fog lamp
  • 12% fail on Brakes
    • 8.1% fail on Brake performance
      • 4.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 3.2% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.4% fail on Rear wheels
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 4.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 3.2% fail on Components
        • 2.4% fail on Hoses
        • 0.81% fail on Pipes
      • 0.81% fail on Leaks
    • 1.6% fail on Service brake control components
      • 1.6% fail on Pedal
        • 1.6% fail on Condition (10 times worse than other 1995 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Hub components
      • 1.6% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.81% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.81% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.81% fail on Condition
    • 0.81% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.81% fail on Cable
  • 8.1% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 5.6% fail on Wipers
    • 2.4% fail on Washers
  • 7.3% fail on Steering
    • 5.6% fail on Steering system
      • 4.8% fail on Steering rack (2 times worse than other 1995 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.81% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.81% fail on Steering operation
    • 0.81% fail on Power steering
      • 0.81% fail on Other components
  • 5.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.0% fail on Emissions
    • 3.2% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.81% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.81% fail on Pipe
  • 4.8% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 1.6% fail on Body condition
    • 0.81% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.81% fail on Chassis
    • 0.81% fail on Doors
      • 0.81% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.81% fail on Seats
      • 0.81% fail on Passengers
      • 0.81% fail on Drivers
    • 0.81% fail on Load security
      • 0.81% fail on Bootlid
  • 0.81% fail on Tyres
    • 0.81% fail on Tread depth
  • 0.81% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 0.81% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.81% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 0.81% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.81% fail on Registration plate

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