Peugeot 208 MOT Results

Registered in 2014
80.2% pass rate
from 30,813 tests in 2020
(5.7% worse than other 2014 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 2014 cars and highlighted areas where the Peugeot 208 is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.1% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (26% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Headlamps (91% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp (100% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.0032% fail on Dipswitch
    • 1.9% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (160% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Stop lamp (34% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (28% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp aim (36% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (120% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.48% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.48% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.39% fail on Side repeaters (31% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.091% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.0032% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.20% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.20% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.20% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.20% fail on Position lamps (56% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Position lamp (56% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0065% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.19% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.14% fail on Horn
      • 0.058% fail on Battery(ies) (170% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0032% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.019% fail on Reversing lamps (76% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Reversing lamps (79% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0032% fail on Reversing lamp switch
    • 0.013% fail on Daytime running lamps
    • 0.0032% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.0032% fail on Outline marker lamp
    • 0.0032% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.0032% fail on Switch
  • 5.9% fail on Body, chassis, structure (5 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 4.7% fail on Exhaust system (15 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Transmission (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0032% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.029% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.029% fail on Joints
      • 0.013% fail on Belts (12 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.094% fail on Body (150% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.081% fail on Other body component (170% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.013% fail on Panel
    • 0.062% fail on Engine mounting (9 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Bracket (22 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0065% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.042% fail on Seats
      • 0.036% fail on Passenger's seat (2 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0065% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.023% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.019% fail on Doors (68% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0097% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.0065% fail on Door condition
        • 0.0032% fail on Catch
      • 0.0065% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.0032% fail on Door condition
        • 0.0032% fail on Catch
      • 0.0032% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.0032% fail on Door condition
    • 0.016% fail on Fuel system (76% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0065% fail on Pipe
      • 0.0032% fail on Tank
      • 0.0032% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.0032% fail on System
    • 0.013% fail on Undertray
  • 3.7% fail on Tyres (17% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 1.3% fail on Condition (37% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.055% fail on Size/type
    • 0.0065% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system (84% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 2.9% fail on Brakes (18% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Mechanical brake components (10% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.7% fail on Brake linings and pads (22% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Brake pads (22% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.016% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.86% fail on Brake discs and drums (69% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.86% fail on Brake discs (68% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0032% fail on Brake drums
    • 0.65% fail on Brake performance (29% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.47% fail on Rbt
          • 0.34% fail on Service brake performance (23% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.15% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.0032% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.016% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.013% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.0032% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.097% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (64% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.097% fail on Rbt (sp) (62% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.075% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.071% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.058% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.013% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.0032% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
          • 0.0032% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.036% fail on Parking brake performance (72% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.036% fail on Rbt (71% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.032% fail on Parking brake performance (70% better than other 2014 cars)
          • 0.0032% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.023% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.078% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.042% fail on Pedal
      • 0.036% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.052% fail on Parking brake control (54% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Lever (49% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.052% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (46% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.023% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.042% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.042% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.013% fail on Flexible brake hoses (70% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0097% fail on Rigid brake pipes (79% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0065% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.0065% fail on Servos (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.0065% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.0065% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 2.1% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Exhaust emissions (130% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Spark ignition (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Catalyst emissions (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.75% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (180% worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.18% fail on Emissions not tested (4 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.0097% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0032% fail on Catalytic converter
          • 0.0032% fail on Oxygen sensor
          • 0.0032% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.0097% fail on Non catalyst emissions (3 times worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Compression ignition (48% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (35% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.084% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (65% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.023% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (6 times worse than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.013% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.0097% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.0032% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0032% fail on Other emission control equipment
    • 0.068% fail on Fluid leaks (78% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.045% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.016% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.0032% fail on Hydraulic fluid leaks
      • 0.0032% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.0065% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.0065% fail on Undertray
  • 1.7% fail on Visibility (58% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Washers
    • 0.39% fail on Wipers (86% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.088% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.052% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.052% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.042% fail on View to rear
      • 0.042% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.023% fail on Bonnet
  • 1.1% fail on Suspension (53% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.53% fail on Suspension arms (25% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.33% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.14% fail on Pins and bushes (56% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.013% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.27% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.14% fail on Linkage ball joints (110% worse than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.032% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.023% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.013% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.013% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0065% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0032% fail on Linkage
      • 0.0032% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.14% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.097% fail on Springs (88% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.097% fail on Coil springs (88% better than other 2014 cars)
        • 0.097% fail on Coil spring (88% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.058% fail on Shock absorbers (86% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.029% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.019% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0097% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.0065% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.0032% fail on Suspension rod
      • 0.0032% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.0032% fail on Axles
      • 0.0032% fail on Stub axle
    • 0.0032% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0032% fail on Pins and bushes
  • 0.33% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.22% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (55% worse than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Seat belts (36% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.094% fail on Condition (39% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0065% fail on Requirements
      • 0.0032% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.0032% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0065% fail on Airbags
      • 0.0032% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.0032% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.17% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment
    • 0.019% fail on Condition (63% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.15% fail on Steering (56% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Steering linkage components (59% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.091% fail on Track rod end (61% better than other 2014 cars)
      • 0.0065% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0032% fail on Other components
        • 0.0032% fail on Steering linkage
      • 0.0032% fail on Locking devices
    • 0.026% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.023% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.0032% fail on Operation
    • 0.0097% fail on Electronic power steering
    • 0.0032% fail on Power steering
      • 0.0032% fail on Other components
    • 0.0032% fail on Steering wheel
  • 0.097% fail on Identification of the vehicle (58% better than other 2014 cars)
    • 0.097% fail on Registration plates (58% better than other 2014 cars)
  • 0.0065% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.0032% fail on Anchorages
    • 0.0032% fail on Belt(s)/padding
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