Peugeot 208 MOT Results

Registered in 2013
83.8% pass rate
from 30,764 tests in 2017
(4.0% better than other 2013 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 2013 cars and highlighted areas where the Peugeot 208 is unusually good or bad.

  • 5.4% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (12 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Exhaust system (18 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.65% fail on Emissions (6 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.081% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.039% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.033% fail on System
      • 0.0033% fail on Pipe
      • 0.0033% fail on Cap
  • 5.2% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (18% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Headlamp aim (23% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamps (23% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Headlamp (31% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0065% fail on Matched pair
    • 1.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 0.57% fail on Stop lamp (47% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.44% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.44% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.41% fail on Side repeaters (47% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.026% fail on Individual lamps (71% better than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.0065% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.37% fail on Position lamps (62% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Front lamps (71% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.0033% fail on Switch
    • 0.19% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 0.19% fail on Fog lamp
    • 0.11% fail on Battery (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.088% fail on Horn
    • 0.042% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.0033% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.0033% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 3.4% fail on Tyres (28% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.4% fail on Condition (43% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.062% fail on Size/type
    • 0.026% fail on Valve stem
  • 2.8% fail on Brakes
    • 2.1% fail on Hub components (11% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 1.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.49% fail on Brake discs (130% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0033% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.0033% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.0033% fail on Wheel cylinder
    • 0.61% fail on Brake performance
      • 0.34% fail on Front wheels (52% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Brake imbalance (63% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Rear wheels (60% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Parking brake performance (78% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.0065% fail on Brake operation
      • 0.0065% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.068% fail on Hydraulic systems (48% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Components
        • 0.026% fail on Reservoirs
        • 0.023% fail on Hoses
        • 0.0065% fail on Pipes
      • 0.0065% fail on Operation
      • 0.0033% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.0033% fail on Leaks
    • 0.042% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.042% fail on Pedal
        • 0.039% fail on Anti-slip
        • 0.0033% fail on Condition
    • 0.042% fail on ABS
    • 0.036% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.036% fail on Parking brake (75% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Condition (73% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.026% fail on Restricted movement
  • 1.8% fail on Driver's view of the road (58% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Washers
    • 0.38% fail on Wipers (87% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.052% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.033% fail on Bonnet (160% worse than other 2013 cars)
  • 1.2% fail on Suspension (27% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Drive shafts (140% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Front drive shafts (140% worse than other 2013 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Constant velocity joints (140% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0033% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.0033% fail on Drive shafts
    • 0.26% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.25% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.0065% fail on Condition
      • 0.0033% fail on Attachment
    • 0.19% fail on Anti-roll bars (51% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.15% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (64% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.033% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.0065% fail on Linkage condition
    • 0.12% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.072% fail on Front
      • 0.049% fail on Rear
    • 0.078% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.036% fail on Shock absorbers (90% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Condition (90% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.033% fail on Coil springs (93% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Condition (97% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Location
    • 0.0065% fail on Macpherson strut (83% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0065% fail on Condition (83% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.0033% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.0033% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.0033% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.0033% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
  • 0.44% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (63% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (180% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (160% worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Drivers airbag (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0098% fail on Passengers airbag (4 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0033% fail on Seat belt pre-tensioner
    • 0.068% fail on Seat belts (51% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.059% fail on Condition (52% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0065% fail on Requirements
      • 0.0033% fail on Attachment
  • 0.17% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.10% fail on Body condition (91% worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.033% fail on Seats
      • 0.026% fail on Passengers
      • 0.0065% fail on Drivers
    • 0.020% fail on Doors
      • 0.013% fail on Drivers
      • 0.0033% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.0033% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.0065% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.0065% fail on Chassis
    • 0.0065% fail on Load security
      • 0.0065% fail on Access panel (13 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.0033% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.0033% fail on Body security
  • 0.15% fail on Registration plates and VIN (54% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Registration plate (54% better than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.14% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.13% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0098% fail on Condition (83% better than other 2013 cars)
  • 0.10% fail on Steering (58% better than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.049% fail on Steering system (77% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.023% fail on Track rod end (86% better than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.0065% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0033% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.029% fail on Steering control (3 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.026% fail on Steering lock (10 times worse than other 2013 cars)
      • 0.0033% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.013% fail on Locking devices (2 times worse than other 2013 cars)
    • 0.0098% fail on Steering operation
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