Peugeot 406 MOT Results

Registered in 2004
51.7% pass rate
from 803 tests in 2017
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 2004 cars and highlighted areas where the Peugeot 406 is unusually good or bad.

  • 28% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 8.8% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 8.2% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 6.8% fail on Headlamps (44% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 6.7% fail on Headlamp (46% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Switch
    • 5.7% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.5% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.6% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.12% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.4% fail on Direction indicators (71% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 5.4% fail on Flashing type (72% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Side repeaters (150% worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.4% fail on Individual lamps
        • 1.1% fail on All direction indicators (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
        • 0.37% fail on Switch (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Stop lamp
    • 1.5% fail on Horn (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.87% fail on Battery
    • 0.25% fail on Rear fog lamp (80% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Fog lamp (80% better than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Electrical wiring
    • 0.12% fail on Trailer electrical socket
  • 21% fail on Suspension
    • 8.5% fail on Anti-roll bars (44% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 7.1% fail on Linkage pins/bushes/ball joints (63% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.00% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
      • 0.25% fail on Linkage condition
      • 0.12% fail on Attachment
    • 3.9% fail on Drive shafts
      • 3.9% fail on Front drive shafts
        • 3.9% fail on Constant velocity joints
    • 3.2% fail on Suspension arms
      • 3.2% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 3.0% fail on Coil springs
      • 2.9% fail on Condition (40% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Location
    • 2.6% fail on Tie bars/rods (10 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (10 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Condition (15 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.0% fail on Front suspension joints
    • 1.5% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 1.00% fail on Front
      • 0.50% fail on Rear
    • 1.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 1.2% fail on Component mounting
      • 0.12% fail on Subframe mounting
    • 1.2% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 1.2% fail on Condition
    • 0.50% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.50% fail on Condition
    • 0.37% fail on Trailing arms
      • 0.37% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.12% fail on Radius arms
      • 0.12% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.12% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.12% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.12% fail on Axles
      • 0.12% fail on Swivel joints/housing
  • 20% fail on Brakes (32% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 14% fail on Brake performance (86% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 9.3% fail on Parking brake performance (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Rear wheels
      • 4.2% fail on Front wheels (120% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance (5 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 5.1% fail on Hub components
      • 2.9% fail on Brake pads
      • 2.6% fail on Brake discs (180% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Brake calipers
    • 2.9% fail on Hydraulic systems (44% better than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.5% fail on Components (48% better than other 2004 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Pipes
        • 0.25% fail on Hoses
        • 0.25% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.50% fail on Operation (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Leaks
    • 2.4% fail on ABS (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 1.1% fail on Parking brake
      • 1.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.37% fail on Mechanical components
      • 0.37% fail on Cable
    • 0.25% fail on Restricted movement
    • 0.12% fail on Electronic stability system
    • 0.12% fail on Service brake control components
      • 0.12% fail on Pedal
        • 0.12% fail on Condition
    • 0.12% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.12% fail on Pressure/vacuum build up
  • 9.3% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (44% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 6.4% fail on Exhaust system (65% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 2.1% fail on Emissions
    • 1.5% fail on Fuel system (140% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Tank (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.37% fail on Cap
      • 0.37% fail on System
      • 0.12% fail on Pipe
    • 0.75% fail on Emissions not tested
  • 8.3% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 3.9% fail on Wipers
    • 3.5% fail on Washers
    • 1.2% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.25% fail on Mirrors
  • 8.1% fail on Tyres
    • 5.5% fail on Tread depth
    • 3.1% fail on Condition
    • 0.25% fail on Size/type
  • 6.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems (100% worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 4.1% fail on Seat belts (180% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 2.2% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 1.4% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.37% fail on Attachment (10 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Requirements
    • 2.1% fail on Supplementary restraint systems
      • 2.1% fail on SRS Malfunction Indicator Lamp
  • 4.7% fail on Steering
    • 3.2% fail on Steering system
      • 2.9% fail on Track rod end
      • 0.25% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.12% fail on Ball joint
    • 1.1% fail on Power steering (190% worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.87% fail on Other components (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Operation
      • 0.12% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.62% fail on Steering operation (6 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.12% fail on Steering control
      • 0.12% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.12% fail on Universal joint
  • 2.6% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 0.75% fail on Doors
      • 0.75% fail on Passengers other (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
    • 0.75% fail on Seats (2 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.62% fail on Drivers (4 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Passengers
    • 0.62% fail on Body condition
    • 0.37% fail on Load security (8 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Tailgate (22 times worse than other 2004 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Bootlid
    • 0.25% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 0.25% fail on Chassis
  • 0.75% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 0.75% fail on Registration plate
  • 0.12% fail on Road Wheels
    • 0.12% fail on Attachment

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