Peugeot 405 MOT Results

Registered in 1996
49.5% pass rate
from 111 tests in 2020
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.

  • 25% fail on Suspension (84% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 14% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (170% worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 11% fail on Suspension arms (180% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Pins and bushes (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint dust cover
      • 0.90% fail on Suspension arm
    • 4.5% fail on Sub-frames (6 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas (7 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Sub-frame
      • 0.90% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 3.6% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.8% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.90% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 0.90% fail on Linkage
    • 0.90% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.90% fail on Springs
      • 0.90% fail on Coil springs
        • 0.90% fail on Coil spring
  • 20% fail on Brakes
    • 17% fail on Brake performance (130% worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 12% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 12% fail on Rbt (sp) (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
          • 8.1% fail on Service brake imbalance (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
          • 3.6% fail on Service brake performance
      • 7.2% fail on Service brake performance (150% worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 7.2% fail on Rbt (160% worse than other 1996 cars)
          • 7.2% fail on Service brake performance (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 6.3% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 2.7% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 2.7% fail on Rbt
          • 2.7% fail on Parking brake performance
    • 4.5% fail on Rigid brake pipes
    • 4.5% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 1.8% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 1.8% fail on Brake pads
      • 1.8% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.8% fail on Brake discs
      • 1.8% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages (9 times worse than other 1996 cars)
        • 1.8% fail on Cable (13 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Load sensing valves (13 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 0.90% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.90% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.90% fail on Parking brake control
      • 0.90% fail on Lever
    • 0.90% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.90% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.90% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
  • 14% fail on Body, chassis, structure
    • 4.5% fail on Chassis
      • 4.5% fail on Chassis condition
    • 3.6% fail on Transmission
      • 3.6% fail on Drive shafts
        • 3.6% fail on Joints
        • 0.90% fail on Bearing housing
    • 2.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure
      • 2.7% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition
    • 1.8% fail on Exhaust system
    • 0.90% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.90% fail on System
    • 0.90% fail on Towbar
      • 0.90% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.90% fail on Doors
      • 0.90% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.90% fail on Door condition
    • 0.90% fail on Floor
  • 14% fail on Steering (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 11% fail on Steering gear (7 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 11% fail on Steering rack (8 times worse than other 1996 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 3.6% fail on Track rod end
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint
    • 3.6% fail on Power steering (6 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Pipes and hoses (11 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Operation
      • 0.90% fail on Rams
      • 0.90% fail on Other components
  • 13% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 2.7% fail on Stop lamp
    • 2.7% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 1.8% fail on Electrical wiring (19 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Horn
    • 1.8% fail on Headlamps
      • 1.8% fail on Headlamp
    • 1.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 1.8% fail on Position lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 1.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 1.8% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 1.8% fail on Registration plate lamp(s)
    • 0.90% fail on Direction indicators
      • 0.90% fail on Flashing type
        • 0.90% fail on Side repeaters
  • 9.0% fail on Tyres
    • 5.4% fail on Tread depth
    • 4.5% fail on Condition
  • 7.2% fail on Visibility
    • 5.4% fail on Wipers
    • 0.90% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.90% fail on Washers
  • 6.3% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 3.6% fail on Fluid leaks (2 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Engine oil leaks (3 times worse than other 1996 cars)
      • 0.90% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 2.7% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 1.8% fail on Compression ignition
        • 1.8% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo
      • 0.90% fail on Spark ignition
        • 0.90% fail on Catalyst emissions
  • 5.4% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 4.5% fail on Seat belts
      • 4.5% fail on Prescribed areas
    • 0.90% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
  • 0.90% fail on Speedometer and speed limiter
    • 0.90% fail on Speedometer

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