Peugeot 208 MOT Results

Registered in 2015
80.4% pass rate
from 28,107 tests in 2020
(10% 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 208 is unusually good or bad.

  • 7.8% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (87% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.9% fail on Headlamps (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 2.8% fail on Headlamp (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.064% fail on Headlamp levelling device (130% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Headlamp aim (14% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Headlamp aim (27% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Stop lamp (57% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Direction indicators (43% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Flashing type (43% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.43% fail on Side repeaters (68% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.075% fail on Individual direction indicators (12% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.23% fail on Electrical equipment (82% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.13% fail on Battery(ies) (7 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.100% fail on Horn (4.6% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.16% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (23% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Rear fog lamp (23% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Rear fog lamp (26% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.011% fail on Switch (11% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Position lamps (52% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0071% fail on Position lamp (73% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0036% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.0036% fail on Switch
    • 0.014% fail on Reversing lamps (77% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Reversing lamps (76% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 4.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Exhaust system (15 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.60% fail on Transmission (120% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.57% fail on Drive shafts (130% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.57% fail on Joints (130% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0036% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.014% fail on Prop shafts (17% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Joints (57% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Belts (24 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.089% fail on Body (170% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.085% fail on Other body component (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0036% fail on Panel
    • 0.039% fail on Engine mounting (6 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Bracket (20 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Engine mounting condition (190% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.025% fail on Fuel system (55% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (77% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0071% fail on Pipe (100% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0036% fail on Tank
      • 0.0036% fail on System
    • 0.025% fail on Undertray (120% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.021% fail on Seats (9.3% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Driver's seat (27% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Passenger's seat (17% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.018% fail on Bumpers (45% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.018% fail on Doors (61% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0071% fail on Driver's door (32% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0071% fail on Catch (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0071% fail on Other passenger's door (68% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0036% fail on Door condition
        • 0.0036% fail on Catch
      • 0.0036% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.0036% fail on Door condition
    • 0.0036% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 0.0036% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.0036% fail on Chassis
      • 0.0036% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.0036% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.0036% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 3.9% fail on Tyres (9.1% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Condition (1.9% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Tread depth (17% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.032% fail on Size/type (49% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 3.0% fail on Brakes (9.7% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (5.9% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (25% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Brake pads (25% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Brake linings (3.2% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Brake discs and drums (93% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Brake discs (93% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0036% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.0036% fail on Lever
    • 0.72% fail on Brake performance (14% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Service brake performance (1.9% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.48% fail on Rbt (1.2% worse than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.38% fail on Service brake performance (2.6% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.11% fail on Service brake imbalance (9.6% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Plate brake tester (64% worse than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.014% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles) (120% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (39% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.16% fail on Rbt (sp) (36% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.096% fail on Parking brake performance (11% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.096% fail on Rbt (6.6% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.093% fail on Parking brake performance (3.4% worse than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.0036% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.064% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (30% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.064% fail on Rbt (sp) (26% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.057% fail on Service brake imbalance (3.0% worse than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.011% fail on Service brake performance (71% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.025% fail on Brake performance not tested (42% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever (1.3% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Hand lever (12% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.050% fail on Pedal (13% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.100% fail on Parking brake control (18% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.100% fail on Lever (8.4% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.046% fail on Hydraulic systems (100% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Brake fluid (85% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Reservoirs (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.039% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (56% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Anti-lock braking system (46% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Electronic stability control (64% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.021% fail on Flexible brake hoses (43% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders) (42% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder (150% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0036% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.0071% fail on Rigid brake pipes (83% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 1.5% fail on Visibility (64% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.97% fail on Washers (11% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.38% fail on Wipers (87% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.071% fail on Driver's view (9.5% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.046% fail on Condition of glass (18% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Windscreen (17% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.036% fail on View to rear (21% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.036% fail on Mirrors (19% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.021% fail on Bonnet (28% worse than other 2015 cars)
  • 1.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (50% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.2% fail on Exhaust emissions (50% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Spark ignition (120% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.54% fail on Catalyst emissions (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.40% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (34% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Emissions not tested (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.011% fail on Non catalyst emissions (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0036% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0036% fail on Other emission control equipment
      • 0.20% fail on Compression ignition (43% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.14% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (31% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.039% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (66% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.011% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (13% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.011% fail on Emissions not tested (35% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0036% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0036% fail on Other emission control equipment
    • 0.053% fail on Fluid leaks (63% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Engine oil leaks (85% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0036% fail on Transmission oil leaks
      • 0.0036% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.011% fail on Noise suppression (55% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0071% fail on Undertray (30% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0036% fail on Sound deadening material
  • 1.1% fail on Suspension (52% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.66% fail on Suspension arms (12% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Ball joint (20% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.24% fail on Pins and bushes (1.8% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.057% fail on Ball joint dust cover (19% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.028% fail on Suspension arm (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Anti-roll bars (28% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (120% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.046% fail on Linkage ball joints (26% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.039% fail on Ball joint dust cover (93% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.018% fail on Linkage (21% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Ball joint (20% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Pins and bushes (20% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0071% fail on Anti-roll bar (160% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0071% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Wheel bearings (22% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.068% fail on Springs (94% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Coil springs (94% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.068% fail on Coil spring (94% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.064% fail on Shock absorbers (81% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.032% fail on Macpherson strut (41% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Macpherson strut (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.011% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting (46% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0071% fail on Pins and bushes (36% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.025% fail on Other suspension component (17% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.021% fail on Ball joint (28% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0036% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.0036% fail on Axles
      • 0.0036% fail on Axle
    • 0.0036% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.0036% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 0.20% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (35% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (0.41% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.064% fail on Seat belts (63% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.053% fail on Condition (67% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0071% fail on Requirements (20% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0036% fail on Attachment
    • 0.0036% fail on Airbags
      • 0.0036% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.15% fail on Road Wheels (18% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Attachment (7.4% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0036% fail on Condition
  • 0.11% fail on Steering (59% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.096% fail on Steering linkage components (54% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.082% fail on Track rod end (56% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0071% fail on Drag link end (150% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0036% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0036% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.0071% fail on Steering gear (80% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0071% fail on Steering rack (79% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0036% fail on Steering wheel
  • 0.085% fail on Identification of the vehicle (57% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.085% fail on Registration plates (57% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.0071% fail on Seat belt installation check (110% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0071% fail on Anchorages (7 times worse than other 2015 cars)
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