Citroen ZX MOT Results

Registered in 1993
46.6% pass rate
from 161 tests in 2017
(32% worse than other 1993 cars)
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 1993 cars and highlighted areas where the Citroen ZX is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Suspension (63% worse than other 1993 cars)
    • 9.9% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 5.0% fail on Component mounting
      • 5.0% fail on Subframe mounting (3 times worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Spring mounting
    • 7.5% fail on Drive shafts (150% worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 6.8% fail on Front drive shafts (130% worse than other 1993 cars)
        • 6.8% fail on Constant velocity joints (140% worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.62% fail on Drive shafts
    • 6.2% fail on Anti-roll bars (190% worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (2 times worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 4.3% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.7% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.62% fail on Attachment
    • 3.1% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.9% fail on Front
      • 1.2% fail on Rear
    • 2.5% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.62% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.62% fail on Condition
    • 0.62% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.62% fail on Attachment
  • 24% fail on Brakes (62% worse than other 1993 cars)
    • 17% fail on Brake performance (93% worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 8.7% fail on Front wheels (150% worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 8.7% fail on Rear wheels (140% worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 8.1% fail on Parking brake performance (130% worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 5.0% fail on Service brake performance (190% worse than other 1993 cars)
    • 6.8% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 6.2% fail on Components
        • 3.1% fail on Pipes
        • 3.1% fail on Hoses
        • 1.2% fail on Valves
      • 0.62% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.9% fail on Condition
    • 1.2% fail on Hub components
      • 0.62% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.62% fail on Brake discs
    • 0.62% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.62% fail on Cable
    • 0.62% fail on ABS
    • 0.62% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.62% fail on Master cylinder/servo mounting
  • 19% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.6% fail on Stop lamp
    • 4.3% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.1% fail on Rear lamps
      • 1.2% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.62% fail on All position lamps
    • 3.1% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.1% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.9% fail on Side repeaters
        • 1.2% fail on Individual lamps
    • 2.5% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 1.9% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.9% fail on Headlamp
    • 0.62% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.62% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.62% fail on Horn
    • 0.62% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 9.9% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.8% fail on Washers
    • 3.1% fail on Wipers
    • 1.2% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.62% fail on Mirrors
  • 8.7% fail on Tyres
    • 6.8% fail on Condition (200% worse than other 1993 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Tread depth
  • 6.8% fail on Steering
    • 4.3% fail on Steering system
      • 2.5% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.2% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.62% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.9% fail on Power steering
      • 1.2% fail on Other components (5 times worse than other 1993 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.62% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 5.6% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 5.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 5.0% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.62% fail on Condition
  • 5.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.1% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 3.1% fail on Chassis
    • 0.62% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.62% fail on Body condition
    • 0.62% fail on Doors
      • 0.62% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.62% fail on Spare wheel
  • 4.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (58% better than other 1993 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 1.2% fail on Emissions
    • 0.62% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.62% fail on Tank
  • 1.2% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate

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