Peugeot 2008 MOT Results

Registered in 2015
80.4% pass rate
from 17,268 tests in 2020
(14% worse than other 2015 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 2015 cars and highlighted areas where the Peugeot 2008 is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.5% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (80% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 3.6% fail on Headlamps (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Headlamp levelling device (45% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Dipswitch
    • 2.6% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Headlamp aim (5.2% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp aim (23% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Stop lamp (39% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Direction indicators (26% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Flashing type (26% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.23% fail on Side repeaters (12% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.029% fail on Individual direction indicators (66% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (10% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Rear fog lamp (9.9% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Rear fog lamp (13% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.012% fail on Switch (21% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Reversing lamps (81% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Reversing lamps (84% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Electrical equipment (12% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.087% fail on Horn (8.8% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Battery(ies) (24% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.0058% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.035% fail on Rear reflectors (9.8% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.023% fail on Position lamps (22% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Position lamp (13% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0058% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.0058% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 4.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Exhaust system (10 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Transmission (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Drive shafts (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Joints (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0058% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.058% fail on Prop shafts (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.058% fail on Joints (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Belts (19 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.023% fail on Undertray (110% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Body (47% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Other body component (56% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Panel
    • 0.012% fail on Fuel system (79% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Tank
      • 0.0058% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.012% fail on Bumpers (64% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.012% fail on Engine mounting (130% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.0058% fail on Bracket
    • 0.012% fail on Seats (51% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Passenger's seat (27% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0058% fail on Load security
      • 0.0058% fail on Access panel
    • 0.0058% fail on Doors
      • 0.0058% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.0058% fail on Door condition
  • 3.8% fail on Brakes (17% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 3.3% fail on Mechanical brake components (46% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (27% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 2.5% fail on Brake pads (27% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.023% fail on Brake linings (68% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Brake discs and drums (160% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Brake discs (170% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.0058% fail on Lever
    • 0.60% fail on Brake performance (28% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Service brake performance (0.92% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.47% fail on Rbt (0.036% worse than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.41% fail on Service brake performance (4.6% worse than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.069% fail on Service brake imbalance (31% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.012% fail on Plate brake tester (33% worse than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.012% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (83% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (50% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.046% fail on Rbt (sp) (46% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.035% fail on Service brake imbalance (37% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.012% fail on Service brake performance (69% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Brake performance not tested (5.1% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (87% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.035% fail on Rbt (sp) (86% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.081% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (8.6% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Anti-lock braking system (31% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Electronic stability control (21% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.029% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (73% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Pedal (34% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.023% fail on Flexible brake hoses (39% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Parking brake control (86% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Lever (89% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Electronic parking brake
    • 0.017% fail on Hydraulic systems (24% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Brake fluid (25% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.012% fail on Rigid brake pipes (73% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0058% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.0058% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.0058% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.0058% fail on Other components
  • 3.6% fail on Tyres (16% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Tread depth (0.39% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Condition (38% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Size/type (66% worse than other 2015 cars)
  • 1.8% fail on Suspension (23% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.74% fail on Suspension arms (25% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.54% fail on Ball joint (82% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Pins and bushes (57% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.093% fail on Ball joint dust cover (94% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.55% fail on Anti-roll bars (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Linkage ball joints (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.20% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.075% fail on Ball joint dust cover (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Ball joint (63% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Linkage pins and bushes (31% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0058% fail on Linkage
    • 0.29% fail on Shock absorbers (13% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Macpherson strut (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Macpherson strut (16 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Pins and bushes (160% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Wheel bearings (7.4% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Springs (97% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Coil springs (97% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Coil spring (97% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Other suspension component (36% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Ball joint (39% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Ball joint dust cover (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Suspension unit (10 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0058% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.0058% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 1.6% fail on Visibility (62% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Washers (6.2% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Wipers (87% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Driver's view (60% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.058% fail on Condition of glass (2.5% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.058% fail on Windscreen (3.9% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.023% fail on View to rear (49% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Mirrors (47% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Bonnet (4.2% worse than other 2015 cars)
  • 1.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (24% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Exhaust emissions (25% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.56% fail on Spark ignition (22% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (19% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Catalyst emissions (39% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Emissions not tested (39% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0058% fail on Non catalyst emissions
      • 0.45% fail on Compression ignition (27% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (23% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (26% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.029% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.012% fail on Emission control equipment (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.0058% fail on NOx sensor
          • 0.0058% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.012% fail on Emissions not tested (30% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0058% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
    • 0.029% fail on Fluid leaks (11% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.029% fail on Engine oil leaks (16% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0058% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.0058% fail on Undertray
  • 0.34% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (9.1% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Seat belts (30% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Condition (16% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Requirements (190% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Attachment (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.11% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (17% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.14% fail on Identification of the vehicle (31% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Registration plates (30% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.11% fail on Steering (58% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.081% fail on Steering linkage components (61% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Track rod end (66% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.012% fail on Ball joint (7.9% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.023% fail on Steering gear (35% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.017% fail on Steering rack (49% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0058% fail on Operation
    • 0.0058% fail on Power steering
      • 0.0058% fail on Operation
  • 0.087% fail on Road Wheels (53% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.087% fail on Attachment (36% better than other 2015 cars)
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