Peugeot 407 MOT Results

Registered in 2008
55.7% pass rate
from 2,847 tests in 2020
(12% worse than other 2008 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 2008 cars and highlighted areas where the Peugeot 407 is unusually good or bad.

  • 21% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment (36% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 7.4% fail on Stop lamp (77% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.6% fail on Position lamps (91% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 5.5% fail on Position lamp (92% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.0% fail on Headlamps (41% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.7% fail on Headlamp (39% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Headlamp levelling device
      • 0.035% fail on Matched pair
    • 5.0% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 3.2% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 3.0% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.25% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 2.5% fail on Direction indicators
      • 2.5% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.7% fail on Individual direction indicators
        • 0.81% fail on Side repeaters
        • 0.035% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.74% fail on Electrical equipment
      • 0.42% fail on Electrical wiring (8 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Trailer electrical socket (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Battery(ies)
      • 0.11% fail on Horn
    • 0.63% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.63% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.60% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.035% fail on Switch
    • 0.035% fail on Hazard warning
      • 0.035% fail on Switch
    • 0.035% fail on Rear reflectors
    • 0.035% fail on Mandatory tell-tales
      • 0.035% fail on Rear fog lamp tell-tale
  • 14% fail on Body, chassis, structure (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 13% fail on Transmission (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 12% fail on Drive shafts (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 12% fail on Joints (4 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.035% fail on Drive shaft
      • 0.74% fail on Prop shafts (5 times worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.74% fail on Joints (6 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.49% fail on Exhaust system (77% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.32% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.21% fail on Tank (3 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Hose
      • 0.035% fail on Pipe
      • 0.035% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
      • 0.035% fail on System
    • 0.21% fail on Seats
      • 0.11% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.11% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.18% fail on Undertray
    • 0.14% fail on Bumpers
    • 0.11% fail on Body
      • 0.11% fail on Other body component
    • 0.070% fail on Doors
      • 0.070% fail on Front passenger's door
        • 0.070% fail on Door condition
    • 0.070% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.070% fail on Boot lid condition
    • 0.035% fail on Spare wheel
      • 0.035% fail on Carrier
    • 0.035% fail on Engine mounting
      • 0.035% fail on Engine mounting condition
  • 11% fail on Brakes (17% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.1% fail on Mechanical brake components (48% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 4.0% fail on Brake linings and pads (58% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 4.0% fail on Brake pads (57% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.035% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.6% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.6% fail on Brake discs
      • 0.11% fail on Brake cables, rods, levers and linkages
        • 0.035% fail on Cable
        • 0.035% fail on Lever
        • 0.035% fail on Linkage
    • 4.6% fail on Brake performance
      • 2.6% fail on Service brake performance
        • 2.6% fail on Rbt
          • 2.4% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.28% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 2.2% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 2.2% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.35% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.35% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.28% fail on Service brake imbalance
          • 0.14% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.28% fail on Parking brake performance (70% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.28% fail on Rbt (68% better than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.25% fail on Parking brake performance (69% better than other 2008 cars)
          • 0.035% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.035% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 2.2% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 2.0% fail on Anti-lock braking system (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.70% fail on Electronic stability control (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.28% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.28% fail on Brake fluid
    • 0.18% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.11% fail on Hand lever
      • 0.070% fail on Pedal
    • 0.11% fail on Parking brake control (75% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Lever
    • 0.11% fail on Rigid brake pipes (91% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.11% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
  • 11% fail on Suspension (25% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 2.5% fail on Linkage ball joints (93% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.0% fail on Ball joint (160% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (78% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Ball joint dust cover (71% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Linkage pins and bushes
    • 3.9% fail on Suspension arms
      • 2.0% fail on Pins and bushes
      • 1.9% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.070% fail on Ball joint dust cover (85% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Suspension arm
      • 0.035% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
    • 1.6% fail on Springs (67% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 1.6% fail on Coil springs (67% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.6% fail on Coil spring (66% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.3% fail on Wheel bearings (68% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.81% fail on Other suspension component (170% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Ball joint (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Pins and bushes (2 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Other suspension component
    • 0.25% fail on Shock absorbers (85% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Axles
      • 0.070% fail on Swivel pins and bushes
      • 0.035% fail on Swivel joints/housing
    • 0.070% fail on Sub-frames
      • 0.035% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.035% fail on Ball joint
    • 0.035% fail on Suspension rods
      • 0.035% fail on Ball joint dust cover
  • 8.9% fail on Tyres (26% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 5.3% fail on Tread depth (27% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Condition (31% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Size/type
  • 6.9% fail on Visibility
    • 5.2% fail on Washers (81% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 1.6% fail on Wipers (43% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.18% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.18% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.14% fail on View to rear
      • 0.14% fail on Mirrors
    • 0.11% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.070% fail on Bonnet
  • 4.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks
    • 4.4% fail on Exhaust emissions
      • 3.5% fail on Compression ignition (99% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.1% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Turbo (120% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 1.0% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (90% worse than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.25% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.035% fail on Emission control equipment
          • 0.035% fail on Other emission control equipment
        • 0.035% fail on Pre 01/07/2008 Non turbo
      • 1.0% fail on Spark ignition (66% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.84% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (46% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.11% fail on Catalyst emissions (93% better than other 2008 cars)
        • 0.070% fail on Emissions not tested (80% better than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.35% fail on Fluid leaks
      • 0.32% fail on Engine oil leaks
      • 0.035% fail on Transmission oil leaks
    • 0.070% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.035% fail on Sound deadening material
      • 0.035% fail on Undertray
  • 1.7% fail on Steering
    • 0.67% fail on Steering gear (110% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.63% fail on Steering rack (100% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Steering box
    • 0.56% fail on Steering linkage components (67% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.32% fail on Track rod end (80% better than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.25% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.035% fail on Drag link end
    • 0.42% fail on Power steering (200% worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.18% fail on Operation
      • 0.14% fail on Pump (27 times worse than other 2008 cars)
      • 0.11% fail on Pipes and hoses
    • 0.035% fail on Steering play
      • 0.035% fail on Steering rack
    • 0.035% fail on Electronic power steering
  • 0.98% fail on Road Wheels (92% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.88% fail on Attachment (150% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.11% fail on Condition
  • 0.95% fail on Identification of the vehicle (78% worse than other 2008 cars)
    • 0.95% fail on Registration plates (79% worse than other 2008 cars)
  • 0.88% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.46% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.35% fail on Condition
      • 0.070% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.035% fail on Requirements
    • 0.39% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.070% fail on Airbags
      • 0.070% fail on Drivers airbag

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