Peugeot 205 MOT Results

Registered in 1994
55.4% pass rate
from 314 tests in 2020
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 1994 cars and highlighted areas where the Peugeot 205 is unusually good or bad.

  • 20% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 8.3% fail on Headlamp aim (120% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 7.6% fail on Headlamp aim (110% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 6.7% fail on Headlamps (130% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 6.4% fail on Headlamp (140% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Dipswitch
    • 3.8% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.9% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 1.3% fail on Horn
      • 0.64% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 3.5% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 3.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 3.5% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 2.9% fail on Position lamps
      • 2.9% fail on Position lamp
    • 2.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.96% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.64% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.64% fail on Side repeaters
  • 18% fail on Brakes (54% worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 14% fail on Brake performance (100% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 9.6% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 1994 cars)
        • 9.6% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 1994 cars)
          • 5.7% fail on Service brake imbalance (2 times worse than other 1994 cars)
          • 5.4% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 6.7% fail on Service brake performance (160% worse than other 1994 cars)
        • 6.7% fail on Rbt (170% worse than other 1994 cars)
          • 5.7% fail on Service brake performance (180% worse than other 1994 cars)
          • 1.6% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 5.1% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 5.1% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 1.6% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.6% fail on Rbt
          • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.32% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
    • 3.8% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 3.2% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.3% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.96% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 0.96% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.96% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (4 times worse than other 1994 cars)
        • 0.96% fail on Cable (6 times worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.64% fail on Pedal
    • 0.32% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.32% fail on Lever
    • 0.32% fail on Flexible brake hoses
  • 16% fail on Body, chassis, structure (46% worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 8.3% fail on Transmission (180% worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 8.3% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 1994 cars)
        • 8.0% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 1994 cars)
        • 0.32% fail on Flexible couplings
    • 4.5% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.9% fail on Fuel system (2 times worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Hose (7 times worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (4 times worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Pipe
      • 0.32% fail on System
    • 1.3% fail on Seats
      • 0.96% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.64% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.96% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.96% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 0.96% fail on Doors
      • 0.64% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.64% fail on Door condition
      • 0.32% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.32% fail on Door condition
    • 0.64% fail on Chassis
      • 0.64% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.64% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.32% fail on Cabs
      • 0.32% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 15% fail on Visibility (120% worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 13% fail on Washers (2 times worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Wipers
    • 0.32% fail on Bonnet
  • 13% fail on Suspension
    • 5.1% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.2% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.6% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.3% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 3.2% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
    • 2.5% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 1.9% fail on Sub-frames (2 times worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 0.96% fail on Sub-frame (7 times worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
      • 0.32% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.32% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.3% fail on Springs
      • 0.96% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.96% fail on Coil spring
      • 0.32% fail on Spring mounting prescribed areas
    • 1.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.64% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.32% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.32% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.32% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
    • 0.64% fail on Shock absorbers
    • 0.64% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.64% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.32% fail on Axles
      • 0.32% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
  • 7.0% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 6.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 5.1% fail on Spark ignition
        • 3.8% fail on Catalyst emissions
        • 0.96% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.32% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.32% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
      • 1.6% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.64% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.32% fail on Pre 01/01/1980 visual
        • 0.32% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
        • 0.32% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.32% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
    • 0.64% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.32% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.32% fail on Other leaks
  • 5.7% fail on Tyres
    • 2.9% fail on Tread depth
    • 2.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.64% fail on Size/type
  • 5.1% fail on Steering
    • 3.8% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 3.8% fail on Track rod end (140% worse than other 1994 cars)
    • 0.64% fail on Power steering
      • 0.64% fail on Operation
    • 0.32% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.32% fail on Operation
    • 0.32% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 4.8% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 4.8% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.9% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 1994 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Prescribed areas
  • 1.3% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 1.3% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.32% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.32% fail on Speedometer
  • 0.32% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.32% fail on Attachment

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