Peugeot 308 MOT Results

Registered in 2012
70.4% pass rate
from 12,420 tests in 2020
(8.3% worse than other 2012 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 2012 cars and highlighted areas where the Peugeot 308 is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (24% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamps (77% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Headlamp (85% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Dipswitch (4 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.0081% fail on Matched pair
      • 0.0081% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.7% fail on Headlamp aim (56% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.4% fail on Headlamp aim (57% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (32% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Position lamps
      • 0.98% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.032% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.81% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (160% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.81% fail on Rear fog lamp (170% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.79% fail on Rear fog lamp (160% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.024% fail on Switch
    • 0.42% fail on Direction indicators (68% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.42% fail on Flashing type (68% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.27% fail on Individual direction indicators (62% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Side repeaters (81% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.040% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.15% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.15% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.064% fail on Electrical equipment (70% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Horn (78% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Electrical wiring
      • 0.0081% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.016% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.0081% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.0081% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 7.7% fail on Tyres (37% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Tread depth (58% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 3.1% fail on Condition (16% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.081% fail on Size/type
  • 7.0% fail on Brakes (33% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Mechanical brake components (48% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Brake linings and pads (46% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 3.6% fail on Brake pads (46% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.0081% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.3% fail on Brake discs and drums (64% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Brake discs (65% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.048% fail on Cable
    • 2.0% fail on Brake performance
      • 1.7% fail on Service brake performance (59% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.7% fail on Rbt (61% worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 1.5% fail on Service brake performance (79% worse than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.0081% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.0081% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.0081% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.0081% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.28% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (57% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Rbt (sp) (54% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.22% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.081% fail on Service brake imbalance (56% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.0081% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
      • 0.089% fail on Parking brake performance (70% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.081% fail on Rbt (71% better than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.072% fail on Parking brake performance (71% better than other 2012 cars)
          • 0.0081% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
        • 0.0081% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.0081% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 0.032% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.49% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (130% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.46% fail on Anti-lock braking system (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Electronic stability control (110% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.29% fail on Flexible brake hoses (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.22% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.20% fail on Pedal (180% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Hand lever (85% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Hydraulic systems (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Brake fluid (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.040% fail on Parking brake control (81% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.040% fail on Lever (77% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.032% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.032% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.024% fail on Rigid brake pipes (89% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.0081% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.0081% fail on Leaks
  • 3.9% fail on Visibility
    • 2.4% fail on Washers (33% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Wipers (40% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.089% fail on View to rear
      • 0.089% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.056% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.056% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.016% fail on Bonnet
  • 3.5% fail on Suspension (46% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Springs (52% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Coil springs (52% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Coil spring (52% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.0081% fail on Mounting
    • 1.1% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 0.64% fail on Linkage ball joints (59% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.21% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover
      • 0.12% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.072% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.024% fail on Linkage
      • 0.016% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.0081% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.0081% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.0081% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.77% fail on Suspension arms (61% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.48% fail on Ball joint (50% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Pins and bushes (69% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Ball joint dust cover (80% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Shock absorbers (73% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.19% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.16% fail on Ball joint (180% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.0081% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 0.097% fail on Wheel bearings (60% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.072% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.024% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.024% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.024% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.0081% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.016% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.0081% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.0081% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.0081% fail on Axles
      • 0.0081% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
    • 0.0081% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas
  • 2.7% fail on Body, chassis, structure (56% worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Transmission (200% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Drive shafts (200% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 2.0% fail on Joints (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.056% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.056% fail on Joints
      • 0.016% fail on Belts (12 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Exhaust system (72% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Body (140% worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.089% fail on Other body component
      • 0.048% fail on Panel (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.0081% fail on Body condition
    • 0.10% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.097% fail on Undertray (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.056% fail on Seats
      • 0.032% fail on Passenger's seat
      • 0.024% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.048% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.024% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.016% fail on Tank
      • 0.0081% fail on System
    • 0.048% fail on Towbar (18 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.048% fail on Towbar condition (53 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.032% fail on Doors
      • 0.024% fail on Other passenger's door
        • 0.016% fail on Door condition
        • 0.0081% fail on Catch
      • 0.0081% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.0081% fail on Door condition
    • 0.016% fail on Spare wheel (5 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.016% fail on Spare wheel condition (10 times worse than other 2012 cars)
  • 0.91% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (36% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Exhaust emissions (39% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Compression ignition
        • 0.34% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (73% worse than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.15% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (49% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.072% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.0081% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
      • 0.27% fail on Spark ignition (67% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.21% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (58% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.056% fail on Catalyst emissions (80% better than other 2012 cars)
        • 0.0081% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.0081% fail on NOx sensor
    • 0.089% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.048% fail on Other leaks (2 times worse than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.032% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.0081% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.0081% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.0081% fail on Undertray
  • 0.31% fail on Steering (66% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.26% fail on Steering linkage components (68% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.23% fail on Track rod end (69% better than other 2012 cars)
      • 0.024% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.024% fail on Steering gear
      • 0.024% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.024% fail on Steering wheel (3 times worse than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.016% fail on Steering play
      • 0.016% fail on Steering rack
  • 0.30% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.27% fail on Attachment
    • 0.032% fail on Condition
  • 0.27% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (48% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.20% fail on Condition
    • 0.064% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (77% better than other 2012 cars)
    • 0.0081% fail on Airbags
      • 0.0081% fail on Drivers airbag
  • 0.25% fail on Identification of the vehicle
    • 0.25% fail on Registration plates
  • 0.0081% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.0081% fail on Anchorages
    • 0.0081% fail on Belt(s)/padding

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