Peugeot 205 MOT Results

Registered in 1996
56.7% pass rate
from 171 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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Peugeot 205 is unusually good or bad.

  • 25% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.8% fail on Headlamps (200% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 8.8% fail on Headlamp (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 5.8% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 4.1% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.5% fail on Front lamps
      • 0.58% fail on Rear lamps
    • 4.1% fail on Stop lamp
    • 3.5% fail on Battery
    • 3.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.8% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.2% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.58% fail on All direction indicators
    • 2.9% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.9% fail on Fog lamp
    • 2.3% fail on Horn
    • 0.58% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.58% fail on Lamp
    • 0.58% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
  • 19% fail on Suspension
    • 7.6% fail on Suspension arms (150% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 7.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (170% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Sub-frames (12 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Condition (15 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.58% fail on Attachment
    • 4.1% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 2.3% fail on Component mounting
      • 1.8% fail on Subframe mounting
      • 0.58% fail on Spring mounting
    • 4.1% fail on Drive shafts
      • 4.1% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 4.1% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 2.9% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 2.9% fail on Condition
    • 2.3% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.3% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.8% fail on Front
      • 0.58% fail on Rear
    • 1.2% fail on Coil springs
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
  • 19% fail on Brakes
    • 12% fail on Brake performance
      • 9.4% fail on Front wheels (170% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Rear wheels
      • 2.9% fail on Service brake performance
      • 2.9% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.2% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 7.0% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.8% fail on Components
        • 3.5% fail on Hoses
        • 2.3% fail on Pipes
      • 1.2% fail on Leaks
    • 2.9% fail on Parking brake
      • 2.9% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Hub components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake pads
    • 0.58% fail on Additional braking devices
    • 0.58% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.58% fail on Pedal
        • 0.58% fail on Condition
    • 0.58% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.58% fail on Actuating linkage mounting
  • 12% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 7.6% fail on Washers (120% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Wipers
    • 0.58% fail on Bonnet
  • 7.6% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 4.1% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.9% fail on Fuel system
      • 2.3% fail on System (6 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.58% fail on Pipe
    • 2.3% fail on Emissions
    • 0.58% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 6.4% fail on Steering
    • 4.7% fail on Steering system
      • 4.1% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.58% fail on Steering rack
    • 1.2% fail on Steering operation (10 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.58% fail on Power steering
      • 0.58% fail on Drive system
  • 6.4% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 2.9% fail on Doors (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Drivers
      • 1.2% fail on Passengers other
      • 0.58% fail on Passengers front
    • 2.3% fail on Seats (4 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Drivers (7 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.58% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.58% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.58% fail on Chassis
  • 4.1% fail on Tyres
    • 1.8% fail on Condition
    • 1.8% fail on Tread depth
    • 0.58% fail on Valve stem
  • 3.5% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 3.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 2.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.8% fail on Condition
  • 1.2% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate

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