Peugeot 308 MOT Results

Registered in 2007
51.1% pass rate
from 2,945 tests in 2017
(23% worse than other 2007 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 2007 cars and highlighted areas where the Peugeot 308 is unusually good or bad.

  • 26% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment (29% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 9.9% fail on Registration plate lamp (69% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 7.9% fail on Stop lamp (83% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 7.7% fail on Headlamp aim (59% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 6.0% fail on Headlamps (83% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.8% fail on Headlamp (84% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp defects which do require an aim check on retest
        • 0.10% fail on Headlamp cleaning device (6 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.034% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.034% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.034% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.034% fail on Switch
    • 2.7% fail on Position lamps (53% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.88% fail on Front lamps (80% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on All position lamps
    • 2.2% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.2% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.5% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.48% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.27% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.3% fail on Rear fog lamp (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Fog lamp (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.034% fail on Switch
    • 0.31% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.17% fail on Horn
    • 0.14% fail on Battery
    • 0.068% fail on Electrical wiring
  • 19% fail on Suspension (25% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 9.0% fail on Coil springs (73% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 9.0% fail on Condition (73% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Location
    • 7.4% fail on Drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 7.3% fail on Front drive shafts (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 7.2% fail on Constant velocity joints (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.068% fail on Couplings
      • 0.10% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.10% fail on Drive shafts
    • 2.6% fail on Anti-roll bars (26% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.58% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.034% fail on Linkage condition
    • 2.0% fail on Suspension arms (30% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.78% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 0.65% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.44% fail on Front
      • 0.20% fail on Rear
    • 0.41% fail on Shock absorbers (71% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.41% fail on Condition (71% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.24% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.24% fail on Condition
    • 0.14% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.14% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.068% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.068% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.034% fail on Fluid suspension
      • 0.034% fail on Suspension unit
    • 0.034% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.034% fail on Attachment
    • 0.034% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.034% fail on Component mounting
  • 12% fail on Brakes (25% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Brake performance (36% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.5% fail on Rear wheels (66% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 2.3% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 1.0% fail on Front wheels
      • 0.34% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.17% fail on Service brake performance
    • 4.7% fail on Hub components (45% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Brake pads (39% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs (55% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Brake calipers
      • 0.068% fail on Brake linings
    • 1.4% fail on ABS (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Hydraulic systems (61% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.65% fail on Components (62% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Hoses
        • 0.10% fail on Pipes (92% better than other 2007 cars)
        • 0.034% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.034% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.034% fail on Operation
      • 0.034% fail on Leaks
    • 0.61% fail on Electronic stability system (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.61% fail on Parking brake
      • 0.61% fail on Condition
    • 0.51% fail on Mechanical components (4 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.44% fail on Cable (5 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Lever
    • 0.48% fail on Restricted movement (150% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.10% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.068% fail on Pedal
        • 0.034% fail on Condition
        • 0.034% fail on Anti-slip
      • 0.034% fail on Pedal linkage
        • 0.034% fail on Linkage
  • 10.0% fail on Tyres (23% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.9% fail on Condition (33% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Size/type
    • 0.17% fail on Valve stem
    • 0.034% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 6.4% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 4.3% fail on Washers (66% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 1.7% fail on Wipers (46% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.41% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.20% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (69% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Emissions (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Emissions not tested
    • 0.20% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.10% fail on System
      • 0.068% fail on Pipe
      • 0.034% fail on Cap
    • 0.14% fail on Exhaust system (94% better than other 2007 cars)
  • 5.7% fail on Steering (140% worse than other 2007 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Steering system (170% worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 5.2% fail on Track rod end (2 times worse than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.17% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.10% fail on Free play
        • 0.10% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.068% fail on Power steering
      • 0.034% fail on Operation
      • 0.034% fail on Other components
    • 0.034% fail on Steering control
      • 0.034% fail on Steering wheel
    • 0.034% fail on Steering operation
  • 0.85% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.85% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.58% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.51% fail on Attachment
    • 0.068% fail on Condition
  • 0.54% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.31% fail on Body condition
    • 0.10% fail on Doors
      • 0.068% fail on Passengers front
      • 0.034% fail on Passengers other
    • 0.068% fail on Engine mountings
    • 0.034% fail on Body security
    • 0.034% fail on Seats
      • 0.034% fail on Passengers
  • 0.44% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (64% better than other 2007 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.27% fail on Condition
      • 0.10% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.068% fail on Supplementary restraint systems (90% better than other 2007 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp (89% better than other 2007 cars)
Read the Honest John Review

  • Peugeot 308 (2007 - 2014)
    Five-star crash test rating. Excellent THP 150 petrol engine and fine handling. HDi 90 120g/km. 98g/km e-HDi from Summer 2011.

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