Peugeot 208 MOT Results

Registered in 2015
84.4% pass rate
from 28,912 tests in 2020
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.

  • 6.8% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (69% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.4% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 2.2% fail on Headlamps (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Headlamp (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.042% fail on Headlamp levelling device (130% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0069% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.0035% fail on Matched pair
    • 1.3% fail on Headlamp aim (23% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 1.2% fail on Headlamp aim (31% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Headlamp aim not tested (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.94% fail on Stop lamp (52% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Direction indicators (47% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.45% fail on Flashing type (47% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.38% fail on Side repeaters (62% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.059% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.0035% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.0035% fail on Switch
    • 0.19% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.19% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.18% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.010% fail on Switch
    • 0.16% fail on Electrical equipment (55% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Horn
      • 0.048% fail on Battery(ies) (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0069% fail on Trailer electrical socket
      • 0.0069% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.13% fail on Position lamps (50% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Position lamp (51% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0035% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.0035% fail on Switch
    • 0.017% fail on Daytime running lamps
    • 0.0035% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.0035% fail on Switch
    • 0.0035% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.0035% fail on Reversing lamps
  • 3.3% fail on Body, chassis, structure (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Exhaust system (18 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Transmission
      • 0.13% fail on Drive shafts
        • 0.13% fail on Joints
      • 0.010% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.010% fail on Joints
      • 0.0069% fail on Belts (10 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.080% fail on Body (140% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.066% fail on Other body component (140% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Panel
    • 0.038% fail on Seats
      • 0.024% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.014% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.024% fail on Engine mounting (3 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Bracket (7 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Engine mounting condition
    • 0.021% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.021% fail on Doors
      • 0.010% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.0069% fail on Door condition
        • 0.0035% fail on Catch
      • 0.0069% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.0069% fail on Door condition
      • 0.0035% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.0035% fail on Door condition
    • 0.014% fail on Fuel system (72% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0069% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device (82% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0035% fail on Hose
      • 0.0035% fail on Pipe
    • 0.014% fail on Undertray
    • 0.0069% fail on Integral vehicle structure (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0035% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
      • 0.0035% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.0035% fail on Chassis
      • 0.0035% fail on Strengthening plate
    • 0.0035% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.0035% fail on Carrier
    • 0.0035% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.0035% fail on Boot lid condition
  • 2.7% fail on Tyres (30% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Tread depth (22% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Condition (40% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.035% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
    • 0.021% fail on Size/type (64% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 2.4% fail on Brakes (11% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 1.9% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.5% fail on Brake linings and pads (15% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Brake pads (15% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0069% fail on Brake linings
      • 0.75% fail on Brake discs and drums (120% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.75% fail on Brake discs (120% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0035% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.0035% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.0035% fail on Cable
    • 0.42% fail on Brake performance (32% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.30% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.29% fail on Rbt
          • 0.20% fail on Service brake performance (29% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.097% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.010% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.0069% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
          • 0.0035% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.055% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (69% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.055% fail on Rbt (sp) (68% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.052% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.052% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.042% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.010% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.028% fail on Parking brake performance (62% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.028% fail on Rbt (61% better than other 2015 cars)
          • 0.028% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.010% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.059% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.035% fail on Pedal
      • 0.024% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.059% fail on Parking brake control (45% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.059% fail on Lever
    • 0.055% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.038% fail on Anti-lock braking system
      • 0.038% fail on Electronic stability control
    • 0.038% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.031% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.017% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.014% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.0035% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 0.0035% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.0035% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 1.5% fail on Visibility (63% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.95% fail on Washers
    • 0.35% fail on Wipers (87% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.080% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.066% fail on View to rear
      • 0.062% fail on Mirrors
      • 0.0035% fail on Indirect vision devices
    • 0.048% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.048% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.010% fail on Bonnet
  • 0.82% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (31% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.76% fail on Exhaust emissions (28% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Spark ignition (100% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.34% fail on Catalyst emissions (2 times worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (51% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.045% fail on Emissions not tested (150% worse than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0069% fail on Non catalyst emissions
        • 0.0035% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0035% fail on Oxygen sensor
      • 0.16% fail on Compression ignition (45% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.038% fail on On or after 01/01/2014 (68% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.010% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.0035% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0035% fail on Particulate filter
        • 0.0035% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.0035% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
    • 0.055% fail on Fluid leaks (98% worse than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.038% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.017% fail on Transmission oil leaks (4 times worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.0069% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.0069% fail on Undertray
  • 0.67% fail on Suspension (49% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Suspension arms
      • 0.15% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.15% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.042% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.0069% fail on Suspension arm
    • 0.13% fail on Wheel bearings (54% worse than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.045% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.042% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.017% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.014% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0035% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0035% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0035% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 0.031% fail on Shock absorbers (89% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.017% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.014% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0035% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.010% fail on Springs (98% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.010% fail on Coil springs (98% better than other 2015 cars)
        • 0.0069% fail on Mounting
        • 0.0035% fail on Coil spring
    • 0.010% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.0069% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0035% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.0035% fail on Air/gas/fluid suspension
      • 0.0035% fail on Suspension unit
  • 0.15% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (47% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.073% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.069% fail on Seat belts (58% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.062% fail on Condition (59% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0035% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.0035% fail on Attachment
      • 0.0035% fail on Requirements
    • 0.010% fail on Airbags
      • 0.0069% fail on Drivers airbag
      • 0.0069% fail on Passengers airbag (5 times worse than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.13% fail on Identification of the vehicle (42% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.13% fail on Registration plates (42% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.086% fail on Road Wheels (46% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.076% fail on Attachment
    • 0.010% fail on Condition (78% better than other 2015 cars)
  • 0.055% fail on Steering (69% better than other 2015 cars)
    • 0.035% fail on Steering linkage components (75% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Track rod end (80% better than other 2015 cars)
      • 0.0069% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0035% fail on Steering arm
    • 0.014% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.014% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.0069% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 0.0035% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.0035% fail on Anchorages
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