Peugeot 407 MOT Results

Registered in 2006
52.9% pass rate
from 7,323 tests in 2020
(9.2% worse than other 2006 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 2006 cars and highlighted areas where the Peugeot 407 is unusually good or bad.

  • 19% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.5% fail on Stop lamp (17% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Headlamps
      • 4.2% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.096% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.027% fail on Dipswitch
      • 0.014% fail on Matched pair
    • 4.1% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (54% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 3.5% fail on Position lamps
      • 3.4% fail on Position lamp
      • 0.096% fail on All position lamps
      • 0.014% fail on Switch
    • 3.3% fail on Headlamp aim (20% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.9% fail on Headlamp aim (21% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.34% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.0% fail on Direction indicators (22% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Flashing type (22% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.3% fail on Individual direction indicators (29% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.72% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.068% fail on All direction indicators
    • 1.5% fail on Front and rear fog lamps (78% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Rear fog lamp (78% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.4% fail on Rear fog lamp (75% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.055% fail on Switch
      • 0.014% fail on Front fog lamps
        • 0.014% fail on Front fog lamp switch
    • 0.76% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.33% fail on Horn
      • 0.29% fail on Electrical wiring (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.027% fail on Trailer electrical socket
    • 0.027% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.014% fail on Outline marker lamps
      • 0.014% fail on Outline marker lamp
    • 0.014% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.014% fail on Switch
    • 0.014% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.014% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 18% fail on Brakes (50% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 8.2% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 7.5% fail on Anti-lock braking system (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.3% fail on Electronic stability control (9 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Electronic braking system
    • 7.7% fail on Brake performance (23% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 4.3% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp) (20% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 4.2% fail on Rbt (sp) (26% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Decelerometer (sp)
        • 0.014% fail on Plate brake tester (sp)
      • 3.8% fail on Service brake performance (49% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 3.8% fail on Rbt (50% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 3.0% fail on Service brake performance (44% worse than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.91% fail on Service brake imbalance (72% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.041% fail on Service brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
      • 1.5% fail on Parking brake performance
        • 1.5% fail on Rbt
          • 1.3% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.14% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
          • 0.027% fail on Parking brake efficiency (Trikes, quads and pre-68 vehicles)
        • 0.027% fail on Plate brake tester
          • 0.027% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.46% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp) (35% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.46% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.29% fail on Service brake imbalance (49% better than other 2006 cars)
          • 0.19% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.16% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 5.4% fail on Mechanical brake components (47% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 3.1% fail on Brake linings and pads (21% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 3.0% fail on Brake pads (21% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Brake linings
      • 2.9% fail on Brake discs and drums (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.9% fail on Brake discs (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Brake drums
      • 0.12% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.082% fail on Cable
        • 0.041% fail on Lever
        • 0.014% fail on Linkage
    • 0.51% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.33% fail on Pedal (88% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.19% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.34% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.33% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.27% fail on Brake fluid (87% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Reservoirs
      • 0.014% fail on Servos
      • 0.014% fail on Valves
    • 0.29% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.29% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
    • 0.27% fail on Parking brake control (45% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.27% fail on Lever
    • 0.23% fail on Rigid brake pipes (90% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.027% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.027% fail on Operation (9 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Other components and prescribed areas
      • 0.014% fail on Other components
  • 16% fail on Suspension
    • 8.3% fail on Suspension arms (53% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 6.3% fail on Ball joint (190% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Pins and bushes (22% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.055% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.014% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 3.7% fail on Anti-roll bars (29% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.4% fail on Linkage ball joints (47% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.64% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.33% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (81% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.16% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
      • 0.14% fail on Ball joint dust cover (84% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.12% fail on Linkage (60% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Anti-roll bar
      • 0.055% fail on Pins and bushes (74% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 2.6% fail on Other suspension component (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.8% fail on Ball joint (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.74% fail on Pins and bushes (6 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Other suspension component (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.014% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 2.1% fail on Springs (52% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 2.1% fail on Coil springs (52% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Coil spring (52% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Mounting
    • 1.7% fail on Wheel bearings (50% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.45% fail on Shock absorbers (73% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.11% fail on Ball joint (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Suspension rod
    • 0.096% fail on Sub-frames (72% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Ball joint (8 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.014% fail on Sub-frame mounting prescribed areas
    • 0.082% fail on Axles
      • 0.055% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
      • 0.027% fail on Swivel joints/housing (7 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Macpherson strut (79% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Ball joint (5 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.041% fail on Component mounting prescribed areas (95% better than other 2006 cars)
  • 11% fail on Body, chassis, structure (43% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 8.8% fail on Transmission (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 8.4% fail on Drive shafts (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 8.4% fail on Joints (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Flexible couplings
      • 0.36% fail on Prop shafts (100% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.36% fail on Joints (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Belts
    • 0.68% fail on Exhaust system (75% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.37% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.23% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.041% fail on Tank
      • 0.041% fail on Pipe
      • 0.027% fail on Hose
      • 0.027% fail on System
    • 0.29% fail on Seats
      • 0.23% fail on Passenger's seat (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.055% fail on Driver's seat
    • 0.26% fail on Undertray (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.15% fail on Doors (62% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Driver's door
        • 0.055% fail on Door condition
        • 0.014% fail on Catch
      • 0.055% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.055% fail on Door condition
      • 0.041% fail on Other passenger's door (81% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Door condition (81% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.11% fail on Body
      • 0.096% fail on Other body component
      • 0.014% fail on Panel
    • 0.055% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.041% fail on Engine mounting condition
      • 0.014% fail on Bracket
    • 0.041% fail on Integral vehicle structure (84% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Integral vehicle structure condition (83% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Chassis (76% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.041% fail on Chassis condition (76% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.041% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.027% fail on Boot lid condition
      • 0.014% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.027% fail on Towbar
      • 0.014% fail on Towbar condition
      • 0.014% fail on Other towbar components
    • 0.014% fail on Load security
      • 0.014% fail on Tailgate
        • 0.014% fail on Tailgate condition
  • 9.7% fail on Tyres (30% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.9% fail on Tread depth (30% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 4.3% fail on Condition (37% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.25% fail on Size/type
    • 0.014% fail on Tyre pressure monitoring system
  • 8.2% fail on Visibility (21% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 6.3% fail on Washers (96% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 1.8% fail on Wipers (44% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.20% fail on View to rear
      • 0.20% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.16% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.16% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.096% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.096% fail on Bonnet
  • 5.4% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (13% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.6% fail on Compression ignition (110% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 2.1% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (160% worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.29% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.082% fail on On or after 01/07/2008
        • 0.055% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
        • 0.027% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.027% fail on Particulate filter
      • 1.6% fail on Spark ignition (61% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (53% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.52% fail on Catalyst emissions (72% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Emissions not tested (79% better than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.027% fail on Non catalyst emissions
    • 0.29% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.22% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.041% fail on Other leaks
      • 0.027% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.068% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.068% fail on Undertray
  • 3.7% fail on Steering
    • 1.8% fail on Steering linkage components (30% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.98% fail on Track rod end (56% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.53% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Drag link end
      • 0.055% fail on Other components (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.041% fail on Steering linkage (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
        • 0.014% fail on Steering component
      • 0.041% fail on Steering arm
      • 0.027% fail on Locking devices
    • 1.2% fail on Steering gear (170% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 1.1% fail on Steering rack (180% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.027% fail on Operation
    • 0.52% fail on Power steering (120% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.36% fail on Operation (3 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.068% fail on Pipes and hoses
      • 0.068% fail on Other components
      • 0.055% fail on Pump (4 times worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Rams
    • 0.29% fail on Steering play (97% worse than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.26% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.027% fail on Steering box (12 times worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.14% fail on Electronic power steering (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Steering wheel
  • 0.98% fail on Road Wheels (85% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.97% fail on Attachment (150% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Condition
  • 0.97% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems (55% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.56% fail on Seat belts (42% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Condition
      • 0.22% fail on Prescribed areas (51% better than other 2006 cars)
      • 0.014% fail on Attachment
      • 0.014% fail on Requirements
    • 0.41% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp (66% better than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.014% fail on Airbags
      • 0.014% fail on Passengers airbag
  • 0.94% fail on Identification of the vehicle (53% worse than other 2006 cars)
    • 0.94% fail on Registration plates (53% worse than other 2006 cars)
  • 0.027% fail on Seat belt installation check
    • 0.027% fail on Belt(s)/padding

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