Peugeot 405 MOT Results

Registered in 1996
41.9% pass rate
from 198 tests in 2017
(31% worse than other 1996 cars)
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 1996 cars and highlighted areas where the Peugeot 405 is unusually good or bad.

  • 29% fail on Suspension (56% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 19% fail on Prescribed areas (180% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 13% fail on Component mounting (140% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 7.6% fail on Subframe mounting (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Spring mounting
    • 9.1% fail on Suspension arms (200% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 7.6% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (170% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Attachment (14 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.51% fail on Condition
    • 3.0% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 3.0% fail on Drive shafts
      • 2.5% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 2.5% fail on Constant velocity joints
      • 0.51% fail on Any drive shaft which is part of the suspension
        • 0.51% fail on Drive shafts
    • 1.5% fail on Sub-frames (4 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
      • 0.51% fail on Attachment
    • 1.5% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.0% fail on Rear
      • 0.51% fail on Front
    • 1.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.0% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.51% fail on Bonded suspension
      • 0.51% fail on Condition
    • 0.51% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.51% fail on Condition
  • 28% fail on Brakes (78% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 20% fail on Brake performance (130% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 10% fail on Front wheels (190% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 10% fail on Rear wheels (190% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 7.1% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 5.6% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Brake imbalance
      • 0.51% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 14% fail on Hydraulic systems (130% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 13% fail on Components (130% worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 7.1% fail on Pipes
        • 4.0% fail on Valves (10 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Hoses
      • 1.5% fail on Leaks
      • 0.51% fail on Brake fluid warning lamp
      • 0.51% fail on Operation
    • 1.5% fail on Service brake control components (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Pedal (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Anti-slip (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 0.51% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Hub components
      • 1.0% fail on Brake pads
      • 0.51% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.51% fail on Brake calipers
    • 1.0% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.0% fail on Condition
    • 1.0% fail on Mechanical components
      • 1.0% fail on Cable (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 1.0% fail on Restricted movement
  • 21% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 6.6% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 5.6% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.0% fail on Front lamps
      • 2.5% fail on Rear lamps
    • 3.5% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 3.0% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 2.0% fail on Fog lamp
      • 1.0% fail on Switch (5 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 3.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.5% fail on Side repeaters
        • 1.0% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.51% fail on Switch
    • 2.0% fail on Battery
    • 2.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.5% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.51% fail on Headlamp defects which don't require an aim check on retest
        • 0.51% fail on Main beam 'tell-tale'
    • 2.0% fail on Stop lamp
    • 0.51% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.51% fail on Horn
  • 12% fail on Steering (150% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 11% fail on Steering system (180% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 9.6% fail on Steering rack (6 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.51% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.0% fail on Power steering
      • 0.51% fail on Operation
      • 0.51% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.51% fail on Other components
  • 12% fail on Tyres (94% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 8.6% fail on Tread depth (150% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 4.5% fail on Condition
    • 0.51% fail on Size/type
  • 12% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 8.1% fail on Wipers
    • 4.0% fail on Washers
    • 1.0% fail on Mirrors
  • 7.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 5.6% fail on Seat belts
      • 5.6% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.51% fail on Condition
    • 1.5% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 1.5% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 7.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.5% fail on Body condition
    • 2.0% fail on Doors
      • 2.0% fail on Passengers other (6 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.51% fail on Speedometer
    • 0.51% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.51% fail on Chassis
    • 0.51% fail on Seats
      • 0.51% fail on Drivers
  • 6.1% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions
    • 3.0% fail on Exhaust system
    • 2.0% fail on Emissions
    • 2.0% fail on Fuel system
      • 1.0% fail on System
      • 0.51% fail on Pipe
      • 0.51% fail on Cap
  • 2.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 2.5% fail on Registration plate
  • 1.5% fail on Towbars
    • 1.5% fail on Vehicle structure (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
  • 0.51% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.51% fail on Attachment

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