Peugeot RCZ MOT Results

Registered in 2011
64.9% pass rate
from 2,883 tests in 2020
(18% worse than other 2011 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 2011 cars and highlighted areas where the Peugeot RCZ is unusually good or bad.

  • 11% fail on Lamps, reflectors and electrical equipment
    • 5.0% fail on Headlamps (100% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 4.8% fail on Headlamp (110% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.14% fail on Headlamp cleaning device
      • 0.035% fail on Headlamp levelling device
    • 3.1% fail on Stop lamp (34% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.7% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 2.4% fail on Headlamp aim
      • 0.31% fail on Headlamp aim not tested
    • 0.83% fail on Position lamps (44% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Position lamp (48% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on All position lamps
    • 0.73% fail on Registration plate lamp(s) (56% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.31% fail on Direction indicators (78% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.31% fail on Flashing type (78% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Individual direction indicators (79% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Side repeaters (82% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.035% fail on All direction indicators
    • 0.17% fail on Front and rear fog lamps
      • 0.17% fail on Rear fog lamp
        • 0.17% fail on Rear fog lamp
    • 0.14% fail on Reversing lamps
      • 0.14% fail on Reversing lamps
    • 0.035% fail on Daytime running lamps
  • 9.5% fail on Suspension
    • 7.8% fail on Springs (140% worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 7.8% fail on Coil springs (140% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 7.8% fail on Coil spring (140% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.97% fail on Anti-roll bars (39% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Linkage ball joints
      • 0.28% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.17% fail on Linkage ball joint dust cover (65% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.069% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.94% fail on Suspension arms (65% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.55% fail on Ball joint (57% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.28% fail on Pins and bushes (77% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.10% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.28% fail on Other suspension component
      • 0.21% fail on Ball joint
      • 0.069% fail on Ball joint dust cover
    • 0.069% fail on Wheel bearings
    • 0.069% fail on Macpherson strut
      • 0.035% fail on Attachment bracket and mounting
      • 0.035% fail on Pins and bushes
    • 0.035% fail on Shock absorbers
  • 8.2% fail on Tyres (34% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.9% fail on Tread depth (41% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.7% fail on Condition (31% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.17% fail on Size/type
  • 5.8% fail on Noise, emissions and leaks (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 5.4% fail on Exhaust emissions (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 3.6% fail on Spark ignition (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 2.6% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 1.2% fail on Catalyst emissions (2 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.10% fail on Emissions not tested
      • 1.8% fail on Compression ignition (150% worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on On or after 01/07/2008 (5 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.17% fail on Malfunction indicator lamp
        • 0.14% fail on Emissions not tested
        • 0.035% fail on On or after 01/01/2014
    • 0.52% fail on Fluid leaks (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.49% fail on Engine oil leaks (4 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Other leaks
    • 0.035% fail on Noise suppression
      • 0.035% fail on Undertray
  • 5.5% fail on Visibility (23% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 4.0% fail on Wipers (74% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 1.4% fail on Washers
    • 0.10% fail on Driver's view
    • 0.10% fail on Condition of glass
      • 0.10% fail on Windscreen
    • 0.069% fail on Bonnet
    • 0.069% fail on View to rear
      • 0.069% fail on Mirrors
  • 4.6% fail on Brakes (23% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 2.8% fail on Mechanical brake components
      • 2.0% fail on Brake linings and pads
        • 2.0% fail on Brake pads
        • 0.035% fail on Brake linings
      • 1.0% fail on Brake discs and drums
        • 1.0% fail on Brake discs
    • 1.5% fail on Brake performance (36% better than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Service brake performance
        • 0.73% fail on Rbt
          • 0.66% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.069% fail on Service brake imbalance
        • 0.035% fail on Decelerometer
          • 0.035% fail on Service brake performance
      • 0.52% fail on Parking brake efficiency (sp)
        • 0.52% fail on Rbt (sp)
      • 0.35% fail on Service Brake Efficiency (sp)
        • 0.35% fail on Rbt (sp)
          • 0.21% fail on Service brake performance
          • 0.21% fail on Service brake imbalance
      • 0.069% fail on Parking brake performance (83% better than other 2011 cars)
        • 0.069% fail on Rbt (83% better than other 2011 cars)
          • 0.035% fail on Parking brake performance
          • 0.035% fail on Parking (secondary brake performance)
      • 0.035% fail on Brake performance not tested
    • 0.31% fail on ABS / EBS / ESC
      • 0.24% fail on Electronic stability control
      • 0.21% fail on Anti-lock braking system
    • 0.17% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 0.14% fail on Brake fluid
      • 0.035% fail on Reservoirs
    • 0.17% fail on Brake actuators (including spring brakes or hydraulic cylinders)
      • 0.14% fail on Hydraulic brake callipers
      • 0.035% fail on Hydraulic brake cylinder
    • 0.069% fail on Flexible brake hoses
    • 0.035% fail on Service brake pedal or hand lever
      • 0.035% fail on Pedal
      • 0.035% fail on Hand lever
    • 0.035% fail on Air and vacuum systems
      • 0.035% fail on Servos
  • 4.4% fail on Body, chassis, structure (90% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 3.9% fail on Transmission (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 3.9% fail on Drive shafts (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
        • 3.9% fail on Joints (3 times worse than other 2011 cars)
      • 0.035% fail on Prop shafts
        • 0.035% fail on Joints
    • 0.35% fail on Exhaust system (62% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.069% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.069% fail on Fuel cap/sealing device
    • 0.069% fail on Seats
      • 0.035% fail on Driver's seat
      • 0.035% fail on Passenger's seat
    • 0.035% fail on Chassis
      • 0.035% fail on Chassis condition
    • 0.035% fail on Body
      • 0.035% fail on Other body component
    • 0.035% fail on Boot lid
      • 0.035% fail on Other boot lid component
    • 0.035% fail on Undertray
  • 0.73% fail on Identification of the vehicle (91% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.73% fail on Registration plates (92% worse than other 2011 cars)
  • 0.69% fail on Steering (43% better than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.62% fail on Steering linkage components
      • 0.62% fail on Track rod end
    • 0.069% fail on Power steering
      • 0.035% fail on Operation
      • 0.035% fail on Pipes and hoses
  • 0.69% fail on Road Wheels (88% worse than other 2011 cars)
    • 0.42% fail on Attachment
    • 0.28% fail on Condition (160% worse than other 2011 cars)
  • 0.42% fail on Seat belts and supplementary restraint systems
    • 0.31% fail on SRS malfunction indicator lamp
    • 0.10% fail on Seat belts
      • 0.10% fail on Condition
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